Ruidiaz has claimed the award for the second time this season in Week 14 with his stunning and crucial thunderbolt from distance in the Sounders' 2-1 victory over Charlotte FC on Sunday.
The Peruvian star forward's match-winner, struck with his right boot while moving away from goal, received 53.6% of the vote with his third goal of the season. His other GOTW honors this season came in Week 12.
New York Red Bulls' attacker Lewis Morgan finished second with 23.7% of the vote with his sumptuous volley for the home side's third goal in a 4-1 Atlantic Cup triumph over D.C. United.
Morgan's teammate Luquinhas finished third with 11.5% of the vote for his sliding volley finish — the second of his brace — in the same match.
Alejandro Pozuelo's winner in Toronto FC's wild 3-2 win over Chicago Fire FC rounded out the voting with 11.2% of the total tally.
Check out all the Week 14 nominees below: