The MLS Rookie of the Year award has been going since the divisions first season back in 1996, and it has been won by the likes of Carlos Bocanegra and Clint Dempsey, both of whom went on to amass more than 100 caps for the USMNT and play in the Premier League.
The Canadian has joined Besiktas from Orlando City of the MLS.
Leeds United had hoped to bring Cyle Larin to Elland Road as they continue their push for promotion out of the Championship.
Orlando City's MLS star Cyle Larin wants to move to Europe but links with Leeds United have grown strangely cold.
Leeds United reportedly want to bring Orlando City hotshot Cyle Larin across from the MLS - and Jo Inge Berget could help make a deal possible.
Cyle Larin could well be a man in demand in the coming weeks and months - and Leeds must ensure they are at the front of the queue.
Orlando City are set for big changes this winter - and Leeds should look to benefit by signing Cyle Larin.
Leeds United have been linked with a move for Orlando City striker Cyle Larin in the January transfer window.
Leeds United have been linked with Orlando City striker Cyle Larin in the January transfer window.
Orlando City goal-machine Cyle Larin is reportedly a target for Leeds United after a prolific run of form in the MLS.