The past week of action in the USL Championship saw some more outstanding long-range finishes both from open play and set pieces that brought crowds to their feet across the week’s action. We’ve picked out five of the best, now you get to decide which one will get the honor of being the Championship Fans’ Choice Goal of the Week, presented by Select.
Voting runs through Thursday, July 22 at 12 p.m. ET.
Romario Piggott (CHS) - #CHSvHFD, 7/17/21: The Panamanian forward celebrated his return to the Battery starting lineup after injury and his 26th birthday with a sensational curling finish to the top-right corner of the net against Hartford Athletic at Patriots Point.
Jimmy McLaughlin (LOU) - #LOUvATL, 7/17/21: Jimmy McLaughlin’s first league goal in LouCity’s colors was one to remember as his bar-down blast from the top of the penalty area sealed all three points for the hosts in front of more than 11,000 fans at Lynn Family Stadium.
Hiroki Kurimoto (OKC) - #TULvOKC, 7/17/21: The Japanese midfielder produced a perfectly-timed run and volley to grab victory in the Black Gold Derby for Energy FC in the sixth minute of stoppage time at ONEOK Field, evening the regular-season series between itself and FC Tulsa.
Rodrigo da Costa (TUL) - #TULvOKC, 7/17/21: Rodrigo da Costa’s outstanding run of form and high-quality finishing continued on Saturday night with a curled free kick to the top-right corner of the net in second-half stoppage time at ONEOK Field against OKC Energy FC.
Juan Pablo Torres (ATX) - #ATXvSLC, 7/18/21: Juan Pablo Torres fired home a blistering finish from the top-right edge of the penalty area to the left corner of the net that proved the difference as Austin took victory against Real Monarchs SLC on Sunday night.