Sounders’ Fredy Montero is MLS Player of the Week

Jul 11, 2011, 11:40 AM | Updated: 12:54 pm

Sounders FC forward Fredy Montero was named MLS Player of the Week on Monday, a day after scoring a pair of second-half goals against the Portland Timbers.

This marks the third time in Montero’s career he has been named MLS Player of the Week, and the first time since Week 22 of last season.

Montero’s goals in the 57th and 74th minutes helped Seattle rally for a 3-2 win over the rival Timbers in Portland on Sunday.

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