Sporting Kansas City's Matt Besler was awarded the 2012 MLS Defender of the Year. In 31 appearances, Besler had two assists and a goals against average of 0.72 when he was on the pitch. He responded to earning the honor:
VIDEO: Sporting KC's Matt Besler responds to MLS defensive award
Sporting KC's Matt Besler speaks to defensive unit in earning MLS Defender of the Year.