2013 CONCACAF Awards

The 2013 CONCACAF Awards were the first year for CONCACAF's awards for the top region football players, coaches and referees of the year. The results were announced on 13 December 2013.[1]

CONCACAF Awards 2013
Date13 December 2013 (2013-12-13)

Award winners and shortlistsEdit

Player of the YearEdit

Rank Player name Position National team Club team
1st Oribe Peralta Forward   Mexico   Santos Laguna
2nd Landon Donovan Forward   United States   LA Galaxy
3rd Clint Dempsey Midfielder   United States   Seattle Sounders
Álvaro Saborío Forward   Costa Rica   Real Salt Lake
Bryan Ruiz Forward   Costa Rica   Fulham
Jerry Bengtson Forward   Honduras   New England Revolution
Roger Espinoza Midfielder   Honduras   Wigan Athletic
Michael Bradley Midfielder   United States   Roma
Jozy Altidore Forward   United States   Sunderland
Kenwyne Jones Forward   Trinidad and Tobago   Stoke City

Female Player of the YearEdit

Rank Player name Position National team Club team
1st Alex Morgan Forward   United States   Portland Thorns
2nd Abby Wambach Forward   United States   Western New York Flash
3rd Shirley Cruz Midfielder   Costa Rica   Paris Saint-Germain
Christine Sinclair Midfielder   Canada   Portland Thorns
Hope Solo Goalkeeper   United States   Seattle Reign
Jessie Fleming Midfielder   Canada (U17)   London NorWest SC
Sydney Leroux Midfielder   United States   Seattle Reign
Marie-Mychele Metivier Forward   Canada (U17)   Armada Chaudière-Est
Christie Rampone Defender   United States   Sky Blue FC
Morgan Brian Midfielder   United States   University of Virginia

Goalkeeper of the YearEdit

Rank Player name National team Club name
1st Tim Howard   United States   Everton
2nd Raúl Gudiño   Mexico (U17)   Guadalajara
3rd Keylor Navas   Costa Rica   Levante
Jaime Penedo   Panama   LA Galaxy
Noel Valladares   Honduras   Olimpia
Donovan Ricketts   Jamaica   Portland Timbers
Guillermo Ochoa   Mexico   Ajaccio
Jesús Corona   Mexico   Cruz Azul
Moisés Muñoz   Mexico   América
Jan-Michael Williams   Trinidad and Tobago   Central FC

Coach of the YearEdit

Rank Coach Club or national team
1st   Jürgen Klinsmann   United States
2nd   Miguel Herrera   América &   Mexico
3rd   Luis Fernando Suárez   Honduras
  Jorge Luis Pinto   Costa Rica
  Julio Dely Valdés   Panama
  Víctor Manuel Vucetich   Monterrey
  Bruce Arena   LA Galaxy
  Raúl Gutiérrez   Mexico (U17)
  Oscar Ramírez   Alajuelense
  Jorge Dely Valdés   Panama (U17)

Referee of the YearEdit

Rank Referee
1st   Marco Antonio Rodríguez
2nd   Roberto García
3rd   Courtney Campbell
  Henry Bejarano
  Wálter Quesada
  Walter López
  Roberto Moreno
  Joel Aguilar
  Jair Marrufo
  Mark Geiger

Goal of the YearEdit

This award applies only to goals scored during CONCACAF official competitions.

Rank Player Date Participants Minute scored Competition
1st   Raúl Jiménez 11 October 2013   Mexico vs   Panama 85' 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification
2nd   Juan Carlos García 6 February 2013   Honduras vs   United States 40' 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification
3rd   Jozy Altidore 18 June 2013   United States vs   Honduras 73' 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification
  Bryan Ruiz 6 February 2013   Panama vs   Costa Rica 84' 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification
  Aldo de Nigris 1 May 2013   CF Monterrey vs   Santos Laguna 87' 2012–13 CONCACAF Champions League
  Celso Borges 18 June 2013   Costa Rica vs   Panama 52' 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification
  Fabrice Reuperné 7 July 2013   Martinique vs   Canada 90' +3 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup
  Luis Montes 14 July 2013   Martinique vs   Mexico 33' 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup
  Brek Shea 28 July 2013   United States vs   Panama 68' 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup
  Felicia Davidson 12 November 2013   Jamaica vs   Mexico 45' +1 2013 CONCACAF Women's U-17 Championship


  1. ^ "Peralta, Morgan named 2013 CONCACAF Players of the Year". CONCACAF.com. 13 December 2013. Archived from the original on 14 December 2013. Retrieved 15 December 2013.