North American Soccer League Other Awards

The North American Soccer League presents several awards for individual performance at the end of the season.

Awards

Golden Ball Award

The Golden Ball is the league MVP award.
Year Name Nationality Club Ref.
2011 Etienne Barbara Malta Carolina RailHawks [1]
2012 Pablo Campos Brazil San Antonio Scorpions [2]
2013 Georgi Hristov Bulgaria Tampa Bay Rowdies [3]
2014 Miguel Ibarra United States Minnesota United FC [4]

Golden Boot Award

The Golden Boot is the leagues leading scorer.
Year Name Nationality Club Ref.
2011 Etienne Barbara Malta Carolina RailHawks [5]
2012 Pablo Campos Brazil San Antonio Scorpions [6]
2013 Brian Shriver United States Carolina RailHawks [7]
2014 Christian Ramirez United States Minnesota United FC [8]

Golden Glove Award

The Golden Glove is the league Goalkeeper of the year award.
Year Name Nationality Club Ref.
2011 Evan Bush United States Montreal Impact [1]
2012 Daryl Sattler United States San Antonio Scorpions [9]
2013 Kyle Reynish United States New York Cosmos [10]

Coach of the Year Award

The Coach of the Year award was initiated in 2011 with an independent panel. In 2012 the NASL adopted it as an official award.
Year Name Nationality Club Ref.
2011 Manny Lagos United States NSC Minnesota Stars [11]
2012 Ricky Hill England Tampa Bay Rowdies [12]
2013 Brian Haynes Trinidad and Tobago Atlanta Silverbacks [13]
2014 Manny Lagos United States Minnesota United FC [14]

Fair Play Award

Awarded to the team with the lowest point total from Yellow and Red cards throughout the season.
Year Club Ref.
2011 Tampa Bay Rowdies [1]
2012 Tampa Bay Rowdies [15]
2013 Minnesota United FC [16]
2014 Tampa Bay Rowdies [17]

Goal of the Year Award

Award voted on by the fans over the internet for the best goal of the season.
Year Name Nationality Club Ref.
2011 Not Awarded - -
2012 Not Awarded - -
2013 Pedro Mendes Brazil Atlanta Silverbacks [18]
2014 Christian Ramirez United States Minnesota United FC [19]

References

  1. ^ a b c http://nasl.com/index.php?id=3&newsid=1463
  2. ^ http://nasl.com/index.php?id=3&newsid=3438
  3. ^ http://nasl.com/index.php?id=3&newsid=5870
  4. ^ http://www.mnunitedfc.com/news/detail/uuid/3zl6ndzexlra1uqhthfx3rwgu
  5. ^ http://nasl.com/index.php?id=3&newsid=1360
  6. ^ http://nasl.com/index.php?id=3&newsid=3334
  7. ^ http://nasl.com/index.php?id=3&newsid=5853
  8. ^ http://www.nasl.com/article/uuid/11fncdxtomvjn1e038cz5viqnp/minnesota-uniteds-christian-ramirez-wins-2014-golden-boot-award#.VGOUsvnF_ec
  9. ^ http://nasl.com/index.php?id=3&newsid=3339
  10. ^ http://nasl.com/index.php?id=3&newsid=5840
  11. ^ http://www.insidemnsoccer.com/2012/01/17/minnesota-stars-fc-coach-manny-lagos-named-field-turf-2011-nasl-coach-of-the-year/
  12. ^ http://nasl.com/index.php?id=3&newsid=3386
  13. ^ http://nasl.com/index.php?id=3&newsid=5875
  14. ^ http://www.mnunitedfc.com/news/detail/uuid/vpbv79vf2yj7172h09zhs6cpf
  15. ^ http://nasl.com/index.php?id=3&newsid=3344
  16. ^ http://nasl.com/index.php?id=3&newsid=5849
  17. ^ http://www.nasl.com/article/uuid/1cfeoqjuh30bhzysqkb9tvol9/rowdies-win-nasl-fair-play-award#.VGOUWvnF_ec
  18. ^ http://nasl.com/index.php?id=3&newsid=5867
  19. ^ http://www.nasl.com/article/uuid/dx28ttho8q6e123esly9xlw1t/fans-vote-ramirezs-bicycle-kick-as-nasl-goal-of-the-year#.VGOVOPnF_ec
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