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Wizards' Josh Wolff selected MLS player of week

Here's the release from MLS:

Kansas City Wizards forward Josh Wolff was voted Major League Soccer's Player of the Week for Week 5 of the 2009 season. Wolff scored two goals in the final 12 minutes to give the Kansas City Wizards a 2-2 draw and a vital road point in their match against the Chicago Fire.

Wolff, a Stone Mountain, Ga. native, is a 10-year MLS veteran, splitting time between the Chicago Fire and the Kansas City Wizards. This is Wolff's sixth career Player of the Week award and his first award since Week 27 of the 2006 season. After playing for 1860 Munich in the German Bundesliga from 2006-2008, Wolff returned to MLS and rejoined the Wizards on June 30, 2008. Wolff has appeard 52 times and tallied nine goals for the U.S. men's national team.