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November 28, 2012 1:13 PM

Sporting KC’s Jimmy Nielsen is MLS goalkeeper of the year

Making an already terrific week even better, Sporting Kansas City's Jimmy Nielsen, 35, was announced Wednesday as Major League Soccer’s goalkeeper of the year. On the heels of being selected Monday to the MLS Best XI, it wasn’t a terrific shock, but Nielsen was pleased and humbled, deflecting credit as easily as he closes the distance on an on-rushing forward.

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