MLS Cup: Grades
Hesmer – 6: Didn’t have a save, but was busy cleaning up crosses.
Hejduk – 7: He made a run out of nowhere to seal the game.
Marshall – 7: Marked Angel and scored a goal. The complete package.
O’Rourke – 7: Made several timely challenges throughout the game.
Padula – 6: Did his best against a speedy Richards.
Gaven – 6: Created a few moments of danger.
Carroll – 6: Solid and assured play again to snuff out several Red Bull attacks.
Evans – 5: Had problems with the Red Bulls midfield, but a solid game overall.
Rogers – 5: Quiet game out of the soon to be national team mainstay.
Schelotto – 9: Legendary.
Moreno – 7: Not the most beautiful goal.
Iro – NR: Late sub to steady the defense.
Lenhart – NR: Must have been great to hear the cheers of 100 friends and family.
Crew Man of the Match – Schelotto – He has cemented himself as the best player in Crew history.