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November 8, 2011 5:43 PM

Sporting KC’s C.J. Sapong named MLS rookie of the year

Sometime before a light practice on Tuesday moorning, Sporting Kansas City coach Peter Vermes gathered his team together inside the practice facility. He wanted to deliver some news that has been eight months in the making. Sporting forward C.J. Sapong, he said, had been named the rookie of the year for Major League Soccer — the first in team history.

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