STATESBORO, Ga. - South Georgia Tormenta FC has revealed the four nominees for the Tormenta FC Player of the Month award for August, and the fans will decide the winner. Marco Micaletto, Luca Mayr-Fälten, Stefan Mueller and Curtis Thorn are all up for the award after going 1-2-1 this month and recording eight goals.
Voting for the Tormenta FC Player of the Month award will run through Thursday, Sept. 9, at 11:59 p.m. ET, with voting permitted once per day. The winner will be determined via a weighted vote from the following three voting bodies:
Voting results will be announced on Friday, Sept. 10.
Luca Mayr-Fälten, Midfielder: The Austrian midfielder showed out in August with two goals scored and one assist. Mayr-Fälten also created 10 scoring chances this month and took 12 shots. Defensively, the creative midfielder won 21 duels while making eight tackles, five clearances and four interceptions.
Marco Micaletto, Midfielder: Leading the team in goals with nine, the Italian Micaletto added two more goals in August, recording six chances created and 12 shots. Micaletto also won 17 duels and recorded four tackles and four interceptions on the defensive side.
Stefan Mueller, Defender: The skilled defender helped out offensively this month, scoring one goal, creating four chances and taking two shots. Mueller also won six duels while making three tackles and four clearances.
Curtis Thorn, Defender: On the offensive end, the Englishman stepped up to create four scoring chances this month. Thorn also won 25 duels and recorded 15 clearances, six interceptions and five tackles.