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Cabezas and Elis nominated for 2017 MLS Newcomer of the Year

Award season is fast approaching in MLS.

Players, technical staffers (technical directors, GMs and coaches) and a select group of national and regional media will begin voting for each of the awards on Tuesday, October 17.

Each voting group, each representing one-third of the total vote, will have until Monday, October 23 at 5 pm ET to submit their ballots.

Below is the list of 38 players named to the ballot for the 2017 Newcomer of the Year award. All players on the Newcomer of the Year ballot are nominated by their respective club, with a maximum of two nominations permitted per team. Representing the Dynamo are midfielder Juan David Cabezas and forward Alberth Elis

Complete ballots for the other awards will be released over the coming days. Finalists (three per award) will be announced on Tuesday, October 31.

2017 Newcomer of the Year Award Ballot

Club Player Pos
ATL ALMIRON, Miguel M
ATL MARTINEZ, Josef F
CHI NIKOLIC, Nemanja F
CHI SCHWEINSTEIGER, Bastian M
COL AIGNER, Stefan M/F
COL GATT, Josh M
CLB MENSAH, Jonathan D
CLB SANTOS, Pedro M
DC ARRIOLA, Paul M
DC CANOUSE, Russell M
DAL LAMAH, Roland M
HOU CABEZAS, Juan David M
HOU ELIS, Alberth F
LA ALESSANDRINI, Romain M/F
MIN IBSON M
MIN RAMIREZ, Christian F
MTL DZEMAILI, Blerim M
MTL PIETTE, Samuel M
NE DELAMEA, Antonio D
NE DIELNA, Claude D
NYC MORALEZ, Maxi M
NYC RING, Alex M
NY MURILLO, Michael Amir D
ORL SPECTOR, Jonathan D
ORL YOTUN, Yoshimar M
PHI MEDUNJANIN, Haris M
POR BLANCO, Sebastian M
POR GUZMAN, David M
RSL RUSNAK, Albert M
RSL SAVARINO, Jefferson M
SJ JUNGWIRTH, Florian D
SEA LEERDAM, Kelvin D
SEA SVENSSON, Gustav D/M
SKC FERNANDES, Gerso F
SKC SANCHEZ, Ilie M
TOR MAVINGA, Chris D
TOR VAZQUEZ, Victor M
VAN REYNA, Yordy M/F