Alumni of the Clemson men’s soccer program contributed to another thrilling week of matches across the world!
Andrew Tarbell earned his second-consecutive start for the Columbus Crew as his side faced Minnesota United. Tarbell recorded three saves in the match.
Amadou Dia and Joe Bendik squared off against one another in the Quarterfinals of the MLS is Back Tournament, with the Philadelphia Union winning the match against Sporting KC, 3-1. Dia logged 45 minutes of action, entering the match at the start of the second half, while Bendik was named a member of the Union’s squad.
46' first @usbank sub: @Amadou_iT11 on, Martins off. #PHIvSKC pic.twitter.com/qm2gqxVIlk— Sporting KC (@SportingKC) July 31, 2020
46' first @usbank sub: @Amadou_iT11 on, Martins off. #PHIvSKC pic.twitter.com/qm2gqxVIlk
— Sporting KC (@SportingKC) July 31, 2020
Phanuel Kavita was given the captain’s armband for Saint Louis FC’s match against Memphis 901 FC. Kavita logged a full 90 minutes on the field, with Memphis winning via a 1-0 result.
Jack Metcalf earned the start along the San Diego Loyal’s backline, with his side battling Sacramento Republic FC to a 0-0 draw. Metcalf put one shot on goal and contributed four clearances to his side’s effort, earning Man of the Match honors!
As voted by you – big Jack Metcalf with the Man of the Match. #SDvsSAC | #ForSanDiego pic.twitter.com/DTrYXcxzgC— San Diego Loyal (@SanDiegoLoyal) August 2, 2020
As voted by you – big Jack Metcalf with the Man of the Match. #SDvsSAC | #ForSanDiego pic.twitter.com/DTrYXcxzgC
— San Diego Loyal (@SanDiegoLoyal) August 2, 2020
Kyle Murphy came on in the 86th minute for the Tampa Bay Rowdies in his side’s match against the Charleston Battery. The Rowdies were victorious via a 2-0 result. Murphy logged one shot during his time on the field.
Cody Mizell earned the start in goal for his New Mexico United side, posting a shutout over the OKC Energy as his side was victorious, winning by a score of 3-0. Mizell made four saves throughout the match. Earlier in the week, Mizell was honored by the league for making the Save of the Week.
This week's top stop goes to @CodyMizell1!An "of the Week" sweep for @NewMexicoUTD 👏 pic.twitter.com/zXEiJEW2rC— USL Championship (@USLChampionship) July 31, 2020
This week's top stop goes to @CodyMizell1!
An "of the Week" sweep for @NewMexicoUTD 👏 pic.twitter.com/zXEiJEW2rC
— USL Championship (@USLChampionship) July 31, 2020
Malick Mbaye was named to North Carolina FC’s squad list for his team’s match against Birmingham Legion FC. North Carolina FC was victorious via a 1-0 result.
Paul Clowes was a member of the Greenville Triumph’s squad which took on Forward Madison FC. The two sides played to a 0-0 draw.
Diego Campos and Iman Mafi both earned starts for FK Jerv in their match against Sjordals-Blink. Their side came back from 0-2 to end the match in a 2-2 draw.
Wednesday, Aug. 5
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Friday, Aug. 7
Saturday, August 8