TAMPA, Fla. – The last week in the 2019 USL Championship regular season saw playoff places up for grabs, and goalkeepers around the league stepped up with some superlative saves that highlighted the action. We’ve picked out five of the best, now you get to vote on which one will earn the USL Championship Fans’ Choice Save of the Week award.
Voting will continue through 12 p.m. ET on Friday, October 25.
USL Championship Fans’ Choice Save of the Week Finalists – Week 33
Trey Muse (TAC) - #NMvTAC, 10/16/19: Muse made a four-save sequence to twice deny New Mexico’s Devon Sandoval and Sam Hamilton as he helped his side earn a point late on the road at Isotopes Park.
Matt Pickens (NSH) - #NSHvATL, 10/19/19: Pickens recorded his league-leading 14th shutout of the season against Atlanta with a close-range save to deny Garrison Tubbs at First Tennessee Park the best of the night.
Dylan Castanheira (ATL) - #NSHvATL, 10/19/19: Castanheira stretched to fingertip a looping shot by Nashville’s Ropapa Mensah over the crossbar in the first half of his side’s visit to First Tennessee Park.
Diego Restrepo (AUS) - #SLCvAUS, 10/16/19: Restrepo anticipated a penalty kick by Real Monarchs SLC’s Jack Blake and made a one-handed save diving to his right that flicked then ball over the crossbar at Zions Banks Stadium.
Frederik Due (OC) - #OCvFRS, 10/19/19: Due stared down a one-on-one opportunity for Fresno’s Hiroki Kurimoto after a defensive turnover and kept his side in front with a good low save at Championship Soccer Stadium.