The past Saturday night of action produced a single-day high of 43 goals for the season, including seven players that bagged at least a pair of tallies and others that continued to add to the USL Championship’s highlight reel for the 2022 regular season. From those, we’ve picked out five nominees, now you get to decide who gets the honor of being the Championship Fans’ Choice Goal of the Week.
Voting runs through Thursday, July 14 at 12 p.m. ET.
Josue Aaron Gomez (ELP) – #ELPvCOS, 7/9/22: A brilliant delivery by Eder Borelli from the left flank was met by an equally brilliant diving header by the Mexican forward, landing the duo at No. 2 on ESPN’s SportsCenter Top 10.
Juan Carlos Azocar (OAK) - #SACvOAK, 7/9/22: The Venezuelan clipped up a low pass 15 yards out with his back to goal and executed a brilliant bicycle kick that found the left corner of the net for Roots SC against rival Sacramento Republic FC.
Andre Lewis (HFD) - #DETvHFD, 7/6/22: Lewis was set up superbly by fellow Jamaican Peter-Lee Vassell after a looping pass forward, with Vassell squeezing past a pair of defenders to set up a sweet first-time shot by Lewis into the left corner at Keyworth Stadium.
Zach Herivaux (BHM) - #ATLvBHM, 7/6/22: The Haitian international powered through multiple challenges in midfield before first finding Juan Agudelo and then following up for a return pass and lashing home a shot into the top-right corner of the net, earning the No. 2 spot on Futbol Americas’ Midweek Top 10.
Luis Felipe Fernandes (SAC) - #SACvOAK, 7/9/22: Fernandes delivered a thrilling stoppage-time equalizer after Rodrigo Lopez cut past his marker in the right corner and delivered a picture perfect cross to the top of the six-yard area for the New York native to head home at Heart Health Park.