As the midway point of the 2020 season neared, goalkeepers across the Championship once again produced some outstanding saves over a busy week of action in the league. We’ve picked five of the best stops, now you get to select which one will be the USL Championship Fans’ Choice Save of the Week.
Voting runs through Friday, August 21 at 12 p.m. ET.
USL Championship Fans’ Choice Save of the Week – Week 8
Paul Blanchette (RGV) - #OKCvRGV, 8/15/20: Blanchette helped preserve a four-save shutout on the road against OKC Energy FC with this fingertip save that denied Jaime Chavez’s curling finish.
Frederik Due (OC) - #OCvLV, 8/18/20: Due had a series of big saves in two wins for Orange County, including this stop of a shot by Las Vegas’ Bryan de la Fuente that was pegged for the top-left corner before the Dane’s quick reactions.
Rafael Diaz (SAC) - #RNOvSAC, 8/12/20: Diaz came up big to the tune of a five-save shutout in the Donner Pass Derby that featured a close-range save from Corey Hertzog and follow-up from Christiano Francois in a good double-stop.
Ben Lundgaard (ATL) - #ATLvTBR, 8/12/20: Lundgaard kept out a finish after a weaving run by Tampa Bay’s Malik Johnson and then recovered to turn away the second shot by Yann Ekra in Atlanta’s clash with the Rowdies.
Edward Delgado (LV) - #OCvLC, 8/18/20: Delgado made an outstanding point-blank save to keep Orange County’s Diego Lopez from scoring on his debut, turning the ball over the crossbar in impressive fashion.