There are plenty of personalities in the soccer world who are in tune to fashion–heck, even a few who try their hand at designing–but who is the Best Dressed of 2012?
Your nominees are David Beckham, Jurgen Klinnsman, Chris Konopka, Amy LePeilbet, Sydney Leroux, Lee Nguyen, Ben Olsen, Heath Pearce, Alain Rochat and Mauro Rosales. Congratulations to all of you fashion plates.
But the winner of the Best Dressed of 2012 is…
Bringing up the rear (sorry) of our awards this week is the person whom you have said has the best assets. It’s the winner of the Best Butt of 2012.
Congratulations to all of the players you nominated: David Beckham, Martin Bonjour, Steve Cherundolo, Danny Cruz, Bright Dike, Ashlyn Harris, Jeff Parke, Kelyn Rowe, Hope Solo, and Graham Zusi.
But the winner of the Best Butt of 2012 is…
So many soccer personalities have brought us all smiles over the last year, but which of them according to you has the best smile themselves?
The Best Smile nominees are Darrius Barnes, Carlos Bocanegra, Brad Evans, Benny Feilhaber, Amy LePeilbet, Erin McLeod, Kelley O’Hara, Alain Rochat, Taylor Twellman, and Chris Wondolowski. Congratulations to you all.
But the winner of the Best Smile of 2012 is…
Who’s that kid in the American Soccer 101 classroom cracking jokes and making all of the other kids laugh? It’s time to crown the Class Clown of 2012.
Your nominees are Joe Cannon, Jimmy Conrad, Alan Gordon, Stuart Holden, Sydney Leroux, Lori Lindsey, Dax McCarty, Megan Rapinoe, CJ Sapong, and Brek Shea. Congratulations to all of the deserving nominees.
But the winner of the 2012 Class Clown Award is…
Who do you want to most grab a brew with after a game? It’s time to reveal your pick for the Best Drinking Buddy of 2012.
Raise a congratulatory glass to the nominees: Kris Boyd, Danny Califf, Joe Cannon, Alan Gordon, Frankie Hejduk, Stuart Holden, Dax McCarty, Kelley O’Hara, Saër Sène, and Abby Wambach.
But the winner of the Best Drinking Buddy of 2012 is…
Who had the Best Goal Celebrations of 2012 according to your votes? Was it a national player or someone in Major League Soccer? It’s time to find out.
Congratulations to all of the deserving nominees: Clint Dempsey, Ryan Guy, Kei Kamara & CJ Sapong, YP Lee, Alex Morgan, and Megan Rapinoe.
But the winner of the Best Goal Celebrations of 2012 is…
Another batch of votes have been counted and it’s time to reveal who is your Favorite Twitterer of 2012 in our End of the Season Awards.
The nominees are Eric Alexander, Jimmy Conrad, Jay DeMerit, Brad Evans, Stuart Holden, Eddie Johnson, Alexi Lalas, Sydney Leroux, Michael Nanchoff, and Megan Rapinoe. Congratulations to you all and your 140-character wit.
But the winner of the Favorite Twitterer of 2012 is…
When Megan Rapinoe was honored by the LA Gay and Lesbian Center at their Anniversary Gala this past weekend, they put together a great tribute video for her.
The video includes messages from Tom Hanks and David Beckham as well as several young women who have been inspired by Rapinoe.
It’s pretty darned cool, even if Tom Hanks got the Women’s World Cup host country wrong.
It’s time to reveal the second of our End of the Season Awards, for the individual who is the Most Musical of 2012.
Congratulations to everyone who was nominated by our great gay4soccer readers: Kyle Beckerman, Joe Cannon, Jordan Harvey, Alexi Lalas, Stephen McCarthy, Erin McLeod, Heath Pearce, Megan Rapinoe, and Pia Sundhage.
But the winner of the Most Musical of 2012 is…
Congratulations are due to USWNT midfielder Megan Rapinoe, who was honored by the LA Gay and Lesbian Center at their Anniversary Gala this past weekend.
Rapinoe was the recipient of the Center’s Board of Directors Award for coming out as a high-profile athlete and for representing the USA as of the few out competitors at this past summer’s Olympic Games.
Fellow Olympian Lori Lindsey and other teammates joined Megan at the gala, and David Beckham sent greetings via video.
Here are Megan Rapinoe’s remarks upon receiving the award, which are very sweet and poignant. And she includes a great story about Lori Lindsey encouraging her to come out.
(Image from Amy LePeilbet’s Twitter feed)