The start of October produced one of the best weekends of finishes in the Championship this season, highlighted by a collection of long-range strikes that got fans out of their seats in games across the country. We’ve picked 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, October 7 at 12 p.m. ET.
Luis Felipe Fernandes (SAC) - #SACvTAC, 10/2/21: The New York native took aim and delivered a spectacular drive from 35 yards out that left the goalkeeper flat-footed as Sacramento took a 3-1 victory against Tacoma Defiance at Heart Health Park.
Joel Johnson (CLT) - #CLTvLDN, 10/3/21: The first goal in the Championship of Joel Johnson’s career was special as he received possession on the right side and drove to the top of the penalty area before curling his finish into the top-left corner of the net.
Laurent Kissiedou (MEM) - #TULvMEM, 10/2/21: The Cote d’Ivoire midfielder showed remarkable awareness and brilliant technique to catch out the goalkeeper with an audacious chip hit first time from 35 yards for the first of his two goals in 901 FC’s win against FC Tulsa.
Alex Villanueva (TAC) - #SACvTAC, 10/2/21: The 19-year-old produced a brilliant left-footed free kick from 25 yards out beyond the top-right edge of the penalty area that curled over the defensive wall and into the top-right corner of the net.
Jonas Fjeldberg (RGV) - #RGVvSLC, 10/2/21: The Norwegian produced a remarkable piece of skill to first control an infield pass from Rodrigo Lopez on his chest at the top-left edge of the penalty area and then fired a right-footed volley into the top-left corner of the net in the Toros’ 3-0 victory.