The past week of the USL Championship season produced some of the most jaw-dropping saves and performances we’ve seen so far this campaign, including the best individual goalkeeping display of the season so far by Miami FC’s Jake McGuire. Here are our selections as nominees for the USL Championship Fans’ Choice Save of the Week, now it’s up to you to vote for the winner here on the web, on the league social media feeds, and in the USL App.
Voting runs through Friday, September 29 at 12 p.m. ET.
Nathan Steinwascher (DET) - #DETvHFD, 9/23/23: The local standout produced an incredible double-save to deny Hartford Athletic’s Antoine Hoppenot and Elvis Amoh to keep the game scoreless early in DCFC’s victory.
Danny Vitiello (SAC) - #COSvSAC, 9/23/23: Vitiello made a diving initial save to keep out a shot by Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC’s Drew Skundrich before recovering to deny Deshane Beckford before his defender cleared to safety in a remarkable double-stop.
Tim Trilk (IND) - #INDvRGV, 9/24/23: Trilk recovered after coming off his line to force Rio Grande Valley FC’s Christian Pinzon wide and was in position to make a point-blank save on Robert Coronado at the top of the six-yard area.
Jake McGuire (MIA) - #BHMvMIA, 9/24/23: McGuire set a season-high for the Championship with a 12-save shutout against Birmingham Legion FC that included a sensational one-on-one stop to keep Neco Brett from finishing into an open net as Miami took a crucial win.