2019 SCCL Best Player
GUADALUPE, Mexico – Thanks to his excellent performances throughout the 2019 Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League, Monterrey’s Nicolas Sanchez has earned the Scotiabank Golden Ball award.
The 33-year-old DF was a pivotal figure in helping the Rayados claim their fourth SCCL title.
Sanchez scored five goals in the tournament, including both Monterrey goals in the 2-1 aggregate win over Tigres in the Final.
The Argentine also converted four of five penalty attempts in the 2019 SCCL, most notably the decisive spot kick in the Round of 16 versus Alianza and in the Final against Tigres.
SCOTIABANK CONCACAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE
Scotiabank Golden Ball winners
2008/09 - 2010/11: not awarded
2011/12: Oribe Peralta, Santos
2012/13: Aldo de Nigris, Monterrey
2013/14: Mariano Pavone, Cruz Azul
2014/15: Dario Benedetto, Club America
2015/16: Rubens Sambueza, Club America
2016/17: Franco Jara, Pachuca
2018: Sebastian Giovinco, Toronto FC
2019: Nicolas Sanchez, Monterrey