David Estrada grabs MLS Player of the week
NEW YORK – Seattle Sounders FC forward David Estrada was voted Major League Soccer Player of the Week by the North American Soccer Reporters (NASR) for Week 2 of the 2012 MLS season. Estrada became the third player in club history to score a hat trick as he lead Seattle to a 3-1 season-opening victory over Toronto FC on Saturday on the Xbox Pitch at CenturyLink Field.
Estrada beat out a field of Player of the Week candidates including Sporting KC striker Kei Kamara, Seattle teammate Alvaro Fernandez and Real Salt Lake's Fabian Espindola.
Estrada has scored four of Seattle’s six goals across all competitions this season.