The opening week of June produced another outstanding collection of saves from goalkeepers across the USL Championship, including eight shutouts in a tremendous week of action. We’ve picked out five of the best saves, now you get to decide which one will get the honor of being the Championship Fans’ Choice Save of the Week.
Voting runs through Friday, June 11 at 12 p.m. ET.
USL Championship Fans’ Choice Save of the Week – Week 7
Alec Kann (ATL) - #ATLvLOU, 6/6/21: Alec Kann’s double-save off a penalty kick to deny Louisville City FC’s Niall McCabe was the highlight of a seven-save shutout that earned the veteran shot-stopper selection to the Championship’s Team of the Week.
Andre Rawls (PHX) - #PHXvSD, 6/5/21: Andre Rawls had to recover quickly as a shot by San Diego Loyal SC’s Elijah Martin took a wicked deflection and looped toward goal, but the Rising FC goalkeeper managed to tip the ball onto the crossbar and over.
Evan Louro (TBR) - #CLTvTBR, 6/5/21: Evan Louro produced an outstanding diving save to keep out a penalty kick by the Charlotte Independence’s Irvin Parra toward the left corner of the net on Saturday night.
Matt VanOekel (BHM) - #BHMvTUL, 6/6/21: Matt VanOekel continued his strong start to the season with a diving save to keep out a free kick to the top-left corner of the net by Tulsa’s Dario Suarez that preserved victory for Legion FC late at BBVA Field.
Luis Barraza (OAK) - #SACvOAK 6/2/21: Luis Barraza made a brilliant reflex save in the final minute to deny a close-range header from Sacramento Republic FC’s Cameron Iwasa and earn a point for the visitors at Heart Health Park.