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Giovinco, Kamara, Feilhaber named finalists for MLS MVP award

Oct 25, 2015; Montreal, Quebec, CAN; Toronto FC forward Sebastian Giovinco (10) kicks the ball during the first half against the Montreal Impact at Stade Saputo. Mandatory Credit: Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports, Sep 26, 2015; Columbus, OH, USA; Columbus Crew SC forward Kei Kamara (23) in the first half of the game against the Portland Timbers at MAPFRE Stadium. The Portland Timbers beat the Columbus Crew SC by the score of 2-1. Mandatory Credit: Trevor Ruszkowski-USA TODAY Sports, May 29, 2015; Kansas City, KS, USA; Sporting KC mid-fielder Benny Feilhaber (10) dribbles the ball up the field against FC Dallas during the second half at Sporting Park. Mandatory Credit: Peter G. Aiken-USA TODAY Sports

Oct 25, 2015; Montreal, Quebec, CAN; Toronto FC forward Sebastian Giovinco (10) kicks the ball during the first half against the Montreal Impact at Stade Saputo. Mandatory Credit: Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports, Sep 26, 2015; Columbus, OH, USA; Columbus Crew SC forward Kei Kamara (23) in the first half of the game against the Portland Timbers at MAPFRE Stadium. The Portland Timbers beat the Columbus Crew SC by the score of 2-1. Mandatory Credit: Trevor Ruszkowski-USA TODAY Sports, May 29, 2015; Kansas City, KS, USA; Sporting KC mid-fielder Benny Feilhaber (10) dribbles the ball up the field against FC Dallas during the second half at Sporting Park. Mandatory Credit: Peter G. Aiken-USA TODAY Sports

Toronto FC's Sebastian Giovinco, Columbus Crew's Kei Kamara and Sporting Kansas City's Benny Feilhaber are finalists for the MLS Most Valuable Player award.

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Toronto FC's Sebastian Giovinco, Columbus Crew's Kei Kamara and Sporting Kansas City's Benny Feilhaber are finalists for the MLS Most Valuable Player award.

The league announced the finalists on Tuesday for the Landon Donovan MVP honor, which is named for the recently retired MLS and U.S. national team star.

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Rookie of the year finalists are Fatai Alashe (San Jose), Cyle Larin (Orlando City) and Matt Polster (Chicago).

Defender of the year finalists are Laurent Ciman (Montreal), Matt Hedges (FC Dallas) and Kendall Waston (Vancouver).

The Coach of the year finalists are Jesse Marsch (New York), Oscar Pareja (FC Dallas) and Carl Robinson (Vancouver).

The rookie, defender and coach awards will be announced on Nov. 10, Nov. 11 and Nov. 24, respectively. The MVP award will be handed out Dec. 2.