Dre Fortune wins Offensive Player of the Year and MVP
Dre Fortune was selected by his teammates as the Offensive Player of the Year and the Most Valuable Player for North Carolina FC. Fortune has continued to grow and evolve as a player since 2017 where he became the first North Carolina FC Youth academy player to sign a contract with the first team.
This season he led NCFC in scoring with six goals, which was equal to 35% of the team’s total goals. The midfielder also had a 100% conversion rate on penalty kicks scoring all 3 from the spot.
Fortune had 19 shots throughout 14 matches and 971 minutes. His distribution was also key to North Carolina FC’s game plan as he was second behind teammate Ben Speas in chances created. He currently has an 89.4% overall passing accuracy over 568 passes. In his own half, Fortune had a massive 96.8% passing accuracy, leading the team.
This is Fortune’s first time winning Offensive Player of the Year and MVP.