The New York Red Bulls announced today the winners of their 2011 Team Awards. Captain and forward Thierry Henry was voted the team’s Most Valuable Player, forward Luke Rodgers was named Newcomer of the Year, Jan Gunnar Solli took home the Defensive Player of the Year Award, and Stephen Keel was the team’s Humanitarian of the Year. All of the awards except for the Humanitarian of the Year were voted on by members of the local media at the end of the regular season.
MOST VALUABLE PLAYER - THIERRY HENRY
NEWCOMER OF THE YEAR - LUKE RODGERS
DEFENDER OF THE YEAR - JAN GUNNAR SOLLI
HUMANITARIAN OF THE YEAR - STEPHEN KEEL