ASA Spring MLS Top-50 Ranking: 20-11 / by Harrison Crow

By Harrison Crow (@harrison_crow)

Monday, I introduced the who, what, where and why of this ranking, which was culled from the ballots of team front office personnel, MLS players, journalists, league analysts and other MLS experts. I'm sure there are going to be some disagreements, so hit us up on twitter or leave a comment below.

Check back later in the week for the rest of the rankings:
Monday: 50 through 41
Tuesday: 40 through 31
Wednesday: 30 through 21
Thursday: 20 through 11
Friday: 10 through 1


ExpG: Expected Goals according to our player rankings
ExpA: Expected Assists
ExpSaves: Expected Goals Against minus Actual Goals Against according to our goalkeeper rankings.
Touch%: Percent of team's touches while on the field
TxGp90: Total Expected Goals per 90 minutes
Shots Created: Shots plus Key Passes

20. Dom Dwyer - Forward, Sporting KC
Total Score: 438

19. Kei Kamara - Forward, Columbus Crew
Total Score: 493

18. Harry Shipp - Midfielder, Chicago Fire
Total Score: 525

17. Darlington Nagbe - Midfielder, Portland Timbers
Total Score: 583

16. Bill Hamid - Goalkeeper, DC United
Total Score: 589

15. Omar Gonzalez - Defender, LA Galaxy
Total Score: 594

14. Pedro Morales - Midfielder, Vancouver Whitecaps
Total Score: 594

13. Federico Higuian - Midfielder, Columbus Crew
Total Score: 602

12. Bradley Wright-Phillips - Forward, New York Red Bulls
Total Score: 606

11. Benny Feilhaber - Midfielder, Sporting KC
Total Score: 624