MLS gets it right with Gomez selection

November 9, 2006
By Steve Davis
FRISCO, Texas -- It's almost as if Christian Gomez winked at everybody in the playoffs and said, "See there. You got it right."

D.C. United's cagey playmaker was named Major League Soccer's 2006 Most Valuable Player on Thursday in a ceremony at Pizza Hut Park in suburban Dallas.

Gomez claimed the honor ahead of fellow finalists Dwayne De Rosario of Houston and Jeff Cunningham of Real Salt Lake. Gomez, the Argentine midfielder who just completed his second full campaign ...

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