6:57 pm - Monday January 22, 2018

Louisville’s Fondy Earns USL Player of the Week‏

Louisville’s Fondy Named USL Player of the Week
USL season-high four goals against Harrisburg earns Fondy unanimous selection
 Louisville City FC forward Matt Fondy has been voted the USL Player of the Week for the 22nd week of the 2015 season after he recorded four goals in his side’s 5-1 win against the Harrisburg City Islanders last Wednesday. The four-goal game was a season high in the USL.

For the first time this season, Fondy was a unanimous selection in the poll conducted by a national panel of independent media representing every USL market. Fondy is the first player to claim Player of the Week honors for a third time this season.

USL Team of the Week

team of the week



GK – Andrew Wolverton, LA Galaxy II: Recorded eight saves, including five in the first half, to keep Los Dos in the game as they rallied for a 3-2 win in Austin

D – Michael Thomas, OKC Energy FC: Was dangerous coming forward, while solid defensively, and provided the assist on the lone goal as Energy FC defeated Real Monarchs SLC

D – Alberto Navarro, Orange County Blues FC: Marshalled the Blues defense well on the road as Orange County took a 3-0 win in Arizona

D – Enrique Montano, Louisville City FC: Tied a USL season-high with three assists as he played a key role in City’s 5-1 victory against Harrisburg

M – Massimo Mirabelli, Toronto FC II: Scored a stoppage-time winner as TFC II earned a comeback victory against Richmond

M – Kenardo Forbes, Rochester Rhinos: Was excellent throughout creatively, and scored the opening goal for the Rhinos in a 2-1 win against Wilmington

M – Luke Vercollone, Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC: Had a pair of goals as the Switchbacks played to a 3-3 draw with Sacramento

M – Brent Richards, Portland Timbers 2: Came off the bench to record two assists as T2 kept its playoff hopes alive with a 3-1 win against WFC2

F – Cristian Mata, Tulsa Roughnecks FC: Continued his strong recent form with three goals in two games as the Roughnecks took four points from the week

F – Matt Fondy, Louisville City FC: Had a USL season-high four-goal game as Louisville romped past Harrisburg 5-1 last Wednesday night

F – Jack McBean, LA Galaxy II: Led a strong comeback victory with a pair of goals, including the stoppage-time winner, as Los Dos defeated Austin 3-2

Bench: Pepe Miranda (OC), Grant Van De Casteele (ROC), Aodhan Quinn (LOU), Chad Bond (TUL), Heviel Cordoves (CHS), Kharlton Belmar (POR), Ryan Finley (CLT)


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