ASA Spring MLS Top-50 Ranking: 50-41 / by Harrison Crow

By Harrison Crow (@harrison_crow)

Earlier today, 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

50. Tyler Deric - Goalkeeper, Houston Dynamo TOTAL SCORE: 160

49. Ethan Finlay - Right Midfielder, Columbus Crew
Total Score: 161

48. Juninho - Central Midfielder, LA Galaxy
Total Score: 169

47. Felipe Martins - Attacking Midfielder, New York Red Bulls
Total Score: 171

46. Chris Tierney - Left Fullback, New England Revolution
Total Score: 172

45. Justin Meram - Left Midfielder, Columbus Crew
Total Score: 174

44. Matt Hedges - CentERback, FC Dallas
Total Score: 184

43. Kendall Waston - Centerback, Vancouver Whitecaps
Total Score: 188

42. Gyasi Zardes - Forward, LA Galaxy
Total Score: 189

41. Chris Wondolowski - Forward, San Jose Earthquakes
Total Score: 223