New York City FC rookie Jack Harrison on Wednesday was named MLS Player of the Week for his performance during the season’s 17th week.
The 19-year-old midfielder helped lead his club to first place in the Eastern Conference after earning their first-ever New York Derby victory over the rival New York Red Bulls on Sunday, winning 2-0. The No. 1 overall pick in the 2016 MLS SuperDraft, contributed a goal and an assist during the club’s season-high third consecutive win.
In five appearances this season, Harrison has registered two goals and a two assists.