Chicago Fire Player of the Year Patrick Nyarko at CSN Sports Awards
Fri, 25 Jan 2013|
Patrick Nyarko was named the Fire Player of the Year at the 25th Annual Comcast SportsNet Sports Awards Thursday evening - 1/24
Well there's all -- it is better to give than to receive and that description. Certainly applies to our Chicago Fire player of the year. To hear -- Patrick has -- -- -- iron in assists the past two seasons you know he's a pretty popular guy with his teammates as well as his coaches. Patrick came to the US from Ghana and the fire from the college career at Virginia tax. He is lightning quick beat his man off the dribble weave through traffic and it always seems to be in position to make the play and he's tough to you. Patrick was the only -- player to appear in every single match. Last season. -- this year will be his sixth with the team and coach -- is expecting big things here and our clr Chicago Fire of the year. To be our our. Thanks yeah. It's a great honor to be here tonight. It's. I actually enjoyed my time -- you guys and I. Some beautiful people that match tonight and hang around it's. It's awfully it's awfully glad -- and to me and down. I wanted to thank our Comcast sports net and now. Morrison -- scorers -- net and putting together this great event and it's. -- no way anything that benefits and goes to a good cause you know I'm I'm always there to be apart out. I'll like to say a special thanks due to a few people. Now let's say thank you to. The Chicago Fire organizations. On days and then they give -- for giving me this opportunity. To live my dream and and in such a beautiful job city. I also want to thank my mom who's here tonight. Being here this stuff on their way and I really appreciate than I love you. I dedicate this award to my teammates you know -- son Cooper guys in. Worked hard tremendously on the field and all the -- they are unbelievable to hang around -- and I think I am one of those guys benefited a lot comment. Lastly but most importantly. I want to see a big thank you to. Our inspirational awfully that a night. -- -- -- I find great strength and I am always inspired by individuals like Connors. There's as a bunch of great athletes and great people in this -- right. We can all learn a little bit something from -- My hope you guys enjoy the rest of the night tonight and thank you again.