ATLANTA, GEORGIA—New England Revolution’s Carles Gil is ending his year with a bang as he was declared as the Major League Soccer’s most valuable player for 2021 on Tuesday.
Gil got the coveted MLS MVP since he carried the Revolution amass an MLS record of 73 points.
The year 2021 is solid for the Spanish midfielder and club captain as he had had a league-leading 18 assists alongside four goals for the Revs in the 2021 season.
Gil also collected 10 assists in New England’s opening 10 games — matching the MLS record for most assists from the start of a season.
The Spanish soccer superstar is very happy and proud of his latest accolade.
“It is an honor for me to be named the MLS Most Valuable Player,” Gil said in a team news release.
“I want to thank everyone who voted for me, everyone who works at the club, our coaching staff, our fans, and especially my teammates. Together, we achieved an unforgettable regular season,” Gil added.
The MVP award is the third MLS accolade for Gil this year.
He is also named the MLS e Comeback Player of the Year and included in the MLS Best XI.

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A veteran soccer journalist who is an avid fan of Atlanta United and Lionel Messi.

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