TAMPA, Fla. – USL League One announced the Team of the Week Presented by Cleer Audio for Week 6 of the 2020 regular season on Tuesday, with FC Tucson’s Azaad Liadi claiming Player of the Week honors after a superb performance in his side’s 4-1 victory on the road against Orlando City B last Tuesday night.
Liadi notched two goals in the opening half for Tucson, providing the game-winner in the process, and also recorded three shots on goal and one key pass overall. The forward also won 9 of 12 duels, helping lead the line in the club’s best attacking performance of the season so far.
GK – Pablo Jara, South Georgia Tormenta FC: Jara recorded five saves to help keep Tormenta FC in the game on the road against Chattanooga Red Wolves SC as the visitors rallied late to earn a 2-1 victory at CHI Memorial Stadium.
D – Tyler Polak, Greenville Triumph SC: Polak recorded 11 recoveries, made three clearances and completed 34 of 48 passes as Greenville recorded a shutout victory against Fort Lauderdale CF on Saturday night.
D – Ian Antley, Richmond Kickers: Antley won 5 of 8 tackles and 15 of 19 duels and make four interceptions and nine recoveries as the Kickers took a 2-1 victory on the road against the New England Revolution II.
D – Eli Lockaby, Forward Madison FC: Lockaby scored the opening goal, won 6 of 9 duels and 3 of 5 tackles, and completed 34 of 42 passes as Madison took a 3-1 victory against Orlando City B on Sunday night.
M – Marco Micaletto, South Georgia Tormenta FC: Micaletto scored once, recorded five chances created and won 11 of 19 duels as Tormenta FC rallied past Chattanooga Red Wolves SC for a 2-1 victory.
M – Sebastian Contreras, Union Omaha: Contreras recorded a goal and assist across two games for Los Buhos during the week that saw them earn draws against both Forward Madison FC and North Texas SC.
M – Eduardo Sosa, Fort Lauderdale CF: Sosa recorded two assists and four chances created while completing 23 of 28 passes overall and notching two shots on goal in Fort Lauderdale’s 3-2 victory against North Texas SC.
M – Noah Pilato, Greenville Triumph SC: Pilato scored the only goal of the game in spectacular fashion, and made four recoveries and two interceptions while winning 3 of 3 tackles in Greenville’s 1-0 win against Fort Lauderdale CF.
F – Shak Adams, FC Tucson: Adams recorded one goal and two assists while recording four chances created overall and winning 3 of 4 duels to help lead Tucson to a 4-1 victory against Orlando City B.
F – Azaad Liadi, FC Tucson: Liadi struck twice in the opening half-hour of Tucson’s 4-1 victory against Orlando City B and also recorded one key pass and won 9 of 12 duels in a strong all-around display in attack.
F – Ricky Lopez-Espin, Fort Lauderdale CF: Lopez-Espin scored a pair of first-half goals to pave the way for Fort Lauderdale’s 3-2 victory against North Texas SC last Wednesday night while finishing with six shots overall.