Roman Torres: Panama Hero, Seattle Legend

It's hard to imagine anyone having a more legendary last 12 months than Roman Torres. The hulking center back became a permanent part of Sounders lore when he converted the winning penalty kick to give Seattle their first MLS Cup title at Toronto last year. This October, Torres became a national hero in Panama, when he scored an outrageous goal to give Los Canaleros their first ever World Cup berth.

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