Marcelo Sarvas has qualified for the Semifinals of FutbolMLS.com's Latino del Año.
The LA Galaxy's Brazilian midfielder crushed FC Dallas' Panamanian forward Blas Pérez in the quarterfinals stage, winning 79.83% of the vote while Perez won just 20.17%.
In the semifinals, Sarvas is matched up against Sporting Kansas City's Honduran midfielder Roger Espinoza. The 26-year-old Honduran enjoyed a banner year for Sporting KC, appearing in 26 regular season games for Kansas City while also leading his native Honduras to the quarterfinals of the 2012 Olympic Games in London. On the other side of the bracket, San Jose Earthquakes' Honduran centerback Victor Bernárdez is matched up against his compatriot Houston Dynamo midfielder Boniek Garcia.