Keller wins another car by taking Honda Award.MIAMI (Monday, February 14, 2000) -- First Kasey Keller won a Chevrolet and now he has added a Honda to his collection.
The Chevrolet was the United States goalkeeperís prize for being named the United States Soccer Federationís most valuable player. Yesterday, he received the Honda Player of the Year award. He would have also received keys to an Accord EX if he hadnít been in Spain where he plays for first-division Rayo Vallecano. He accepted the prize via satellite hookup after a 1-1 draw with Zargoza on the road.
"After this beautiful draw, even if I gave up the goal, itís so great after being nominated four times, to be the winner," Keller said.
Previous Honda winners were Jones (1998), defender Eddie Pope (1997), striker Eric Wynalda (1992, í96), defender Alexi Lalas (1995), defender Marcelo Balboa (1994), defender Thomas Dooley (1993) and midfielder Hugo Perez (1991).