Lionel Messi has been nominated for the MLS Newcomer of the Year award.
Messi is nominated for an MLS award months after joining Inter Miami. The Best player in the world played only six matches with Inter Miami but has been named as one of the three finalists.
The 36 year old is nominated alongside Eduard Löwen of St. Louis City SC. and Giorgos Giakoumakis of Atlanta United. Messi joined Inter Miami on a free where he scored 11 goals in 14 matches.
The World Cup winner scored 10 of those 11 goals as he captained Inter Miami to a Leagues Cup trophy. In MLS, Messi has one goal in his six matches.