Two weeks gone in the 2021 USL Championship regular season and the league’s top players have picked up right where they left off a year ago, producing superb strikes across both Week 1 and 2 of the campaign. We’ve picked out five of the best finishes for you to decide which one will get the honor of bring the Championship Fans’ Choice Goal of the Week.
Voting runs through Thursday, May 6 at 12 p.m. ET.
USL Championship Fans’ Choice Goal of the Week – Week 1 & 2
Paco Craig (MIA) - #MIAvLDN, 5/2/21: Paco Craig introduced himself to Miami’s fanbase with an emphatic header home off a cross from Ariel Martinez to put the hosts up early at Riccardo Silva Stadium in their season opener.
Sebastian Guenzatti (TBR) - #TBRvCLT, 5/1/21: Sebastian Guenzatti got on the end of a clever header across goal by teammate Forrest Lasso for his second goal in the Rowdies’ victory at Al Lang Stadium to open their Eastern Conference Title defense.
Santiago Patino (SA) - #SAvCOS, 5/1/21: New San Antonio arrival Santiago Patino produced a great piece of technique to volley a back-post cross from the left by PC back across goal as part of his debut hat trick.
Joaquin Rivas (TUL) - #OKCvTUL, 4/24/21: El Salvador international Joaquin Rivas brought the away fans out of their seats with a beautiful looping finish from the left side of the penalty area into the right corner of the net in Tulsa’s season-opening victory.
Jon Bakero (PHX) - #PHXvSD, 4/30/21: Jon Bakero showed off his technique in Phoenix’s season opener, putting home a sharp first-time finish into the left corner of the net after Ryan Flood’s blistering shot had been parried by SD Loyal goalkeeper Trey Muse.