NEW YORK — Forwards Robbie Keane of the Los Angeles Galaxy, Mike Magee of the Chicago Fire and Marco DiVaio of the Montreal Impact are the finalists for Major League Soccer's Most Valuable Player award.
The league said Wednesday the winner will be announced Dec. 5.
Colorado forward Deshorn Brown, Rapids midfielder Dillon Powers and Seattle defender DeAndre Yedlin are the finalists for Rookie of the Year, to be announced Nov. 25.
Other finalists are:
Fair play (Nov. 25): Chicago defender Jalil Anibaba, Salt Lake defender Nat Borchers and Portland midfielder Darlington Nagbe
Defender of the Year (Nov. 26): Kansas City's Matt Besler, New England's Jose Goncalves and Los Angeles' Omar Gonzalez
Coach of the Year (Dec. 2): Salt Lake's Jason Kreis, New York's Mike Petke and Portland's Caleb Porter
Comeback Player of the Year (Dec. 2): New England defender Kevin Alston, Philadelphia forward Conor Casey and Seattle forward Lamar Neagle
Goalkeeper of the Year (Dec. 4): Kansas City's Jimmy Nielsen, Portland's Donovan Ricketts and Salt Lake's Nick Rimando
The league will announce its Best XI on Dec. 3.
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