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Columbus Crew Forward Federico Higuaín Voted MLS Player of the Week

Columbus Crew Forward Federico Higuaín Voted MLS Player of the Week
 
NEW YORK (Monday, August 27, 2012)– Columbus Crew Forward Federico Higuaín was voted Major League Soccer Player of the Week by the North American Soccer Reporters (NASR) for Week 25 of the 2012 MLS season. 
 
Higuaínscored three goals while setting up another last week while leading the Crew to 2-1 win over Toronto FC on Wednesday and a  4-3 win over New England on Saturday.
 
 
This award is the first of Higuaín’s MLScareer, having been signed as a Designated Player from Colón of the Argentinean Primera División one month ago on July 27. He is the third Columbus player to be voted MLS Player of the Week this season, joining Emilio Renteria (Week 12) and Jairo Arrieta (Week 21).
 
The MLS Playerof the Week is selected each week of the regular season by a panel of journalists from NASR. The group consists of members of print, television, radio and online media. More information and membership information can be found at http://www.soccerreporters.com/.