How do you stop Manchester United stars Wayne Rooney and Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez? How do you score against Nemanja Vidic and Rio Ferdinand? MLS All-Star manager Hans Backe needs your help.
Fans can now select their own starting XI to face ManUtd at the All-Star match on July 27 at Red Bull Arena. Pick your first team from the 108* MLS players on the AT&T MLS All-Star Ballot. The fan voting will determine the First XI players to be named All-Stars in 2011.
Voting ended at 11:59 PM ET on July 5, 2011.
The All-Star First XI, as determined by the fans, will be announced July 10 during the ESPN broadcast of Portland vs. Seattle (4 p.m. ET).
Selections made by All-Star Coach Hans Backe and MLS Commissioner Don Garber will be announced on July 18.
* The 108 players above were nominated for the 2011 AT&T MLS All-Star Ballot by a panel of media members from across North America who cover MLS closely. Each of the 18 MLS clubs has six representatives on the ballot, as selected by the media panel.