2012 Save of the Year Winner

Marcelo Sarvas beats out Josh Saunders to earn Save of the Year honor

It came down to the wire, and by a margin of only 36 votes, Marcelo Sarvas' goalline clearance against Colorado has been selected as the LAGalaxy.com Save of the Year, beating out Josh Saunders' impressive double save against San Jose.

It was a quality night for the Brazilian midfielder, who also picked up two assists before making his sliding stop to preserve the shut out.

Hear Sarvas' reaction to receiving the Save of the Year honor in the video below: