MVP Award: Obafemi Martins thanks mates Obafemi Martins has been named the Most Valuable Player of Seattle Sounders for the second year in a row.

Martins notched 15 goals in the MLS over the course of the regular season and provided six assists. After two years in the international wilderness, the FC Ebedei graduate was called up for the World Cup qualifiers against Swaziland and he showed flashes of brilliance after coming on as a substitute in both matches.