For the second consecutive season, Cincinnati Soccer Talk listeners and readers voted Harrison Delbridge their Player of the Year! The Australian center back narrowly beat out goalkeeper Mitch Hildebrandt by 15 votes out of over 700 total votes! The total amount of votes in 2017 grew by over 260% of the 2016 round of voting. Check out Harrison’s achievements from the 2017 season below.
2017 Cincinnati Soccer Talk Fan-Voted FC Cincinnati Player of the Year: Harrison Delbridge
- Led outfield players in USL Regular Season Starts – 29
- Tied Jimmy McLaughlin and Andrew Wiedeman for the most appearances in all competitions in 2017 (inc. USOC) – 35
- First in the team in interceptions (USL) – 121
- Second in the team in tackles and tackles won (USL) – 57/39
- First in aerial duels and duels won (USL) – 148/105 – 71%
- Scored 3 goals in USL play – 4th place on team
- Scored a penalty kick vs. Chicago Fire
- Led FC Cincinnati in passes in 2017 – 1,386
One of Delbridge’s most impressive moments in 2017 came in an offensive play. On Saturday, September 16th vs. NYRB2, Delbridge launched a golazo into the top right corner is a 4-2 victory for FC Cincinnati. Check out the goal below:
Tuesday Night’s Show Guest: Harrison Delbridge
Join the guys Tuesday night at 8:00 p.m. EST as they welcome 2017 Fan-Voted Player of the Year Harrison Delbridge on this week’s show! Leave your questions for Harrison below or on social media. You can view the show LIVE on Facebook or on Youtube. See you on Tuesday!