The 2021 USL League One Playoffs, presented by TwinSpires, produced some unforgettable moments and performances, including those by the league’s goalkeepers on the way to Union Omaha claiming the title for the first time. We’ve picked five of the best saves from the postseason, now you get to decide which one will get the honor of being the League One Fans’ Choice Save of the Playoffs.
Voting runs through Friday, December 3 at 12 p.m. ET.
Tim Trilk (CHA) - #CHAvNTX, 11/6/21: Trilk moved quickly across goal to get down at the right post to keep out a low shot from North Texas SC’s Gibran Rayo as the Red Wolves advanced from the Quarterfinals in extra time.
Paul Christensen (GVL) - #GVLvCHA, 11/13/21: Christensen came quickly off his line to close down the angle and make a save on Chattanooga Red Wolves SC’s Juan Galindrez to keep the game scoreless early in extra time of Triumph SC’s Semifinal victory.
Richard Sanchez (NTX) - #CHAvNTX, 11/6/21: Sanchez showed off his reflexes to react and turn a close-range header by Chattanooga Red Wolves SC’s Juan Galindrez from inside the six-yard area onto the crossbar before the rebound was headed to safety in the Quarterfinals.
Wallis Lapsley (TUC) - #OMAvTUC, 11/13/21: Lapsley made an excellent diving save to first deny Union Omaha’s JP Scearce’s shot inside the penalty area and then recovered quickly to turn away a rebound opportunity for Greg Hurst in the Semifinals.
Rashid Nuhu (OMA) - #OMAvGVL, 11/20/21: The League One Golden Glove winner preserved a shutout in second-half stoppage time of the 2021 League One Final, keeping out a powerful header by Greenville’s Andrew Booth on the goal line as Los Buhos claimed the crown.