Buksa’s goal, his ninth in his last seven games across all competitions, came in a 3-2 win at FC Cincinnati. The Polish international won 28.1% of the vote for first place.
The race had small margins all throughout, with Houston Dynamo FC winger Tyler Pasher tying for second place via a long-range curler that stunned the LA Galaxy in a 3-0 road victory. He was level with FC Dallas winger Paul Arriola, whose own long-range strike went top corner in a 2-1 loss vs. Minnesota United FC. Both players received 25% of the vote.
As for fourth place, Revolution midfielder Sebastian Lletget’s scissor-kick strike in their win over Cincy earned fourth place (21.9% of vote).
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