Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America Classifieds
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
NASL Team of the Week
April 30th, 2014 5:02PM

MOST READ
TAGS:  brazil, nasl

MOST COMMENTED

[AWARDS] Brazilian forward Oliver, who scored scored twice and had one assist in Ottawa's 4-0 victory over Carolina, is the first Fury player named the NASL Player of the Week. For the NASL Team of the Week.

The 21-year-old Oliver, who came from second division Velo Clube in the Sao Paulo state championship, scored his first of two goals against the RailHawks off a corner kick from Philippe Davies. Oliver, who also spent three seasons with Portuguese club Nacional, then assisted Davies before completing his day by heading home the Fury's final goal.

NASL Team of the Week:
Goalkeeper
Matt Van Oekel, Minnesota – Earned his third victory and second shutout of the season for United.

Defenders
Ivan Guerrero, Fort Lauderdale – Honduran had two assists for the Strikers.
Julius James, San Antonio – Trinidad & Tobago native was solid on Scorpions backline.
Erick Norales, Indy Eleven – Honduran scored for a second consecutive week from his defensive position.

Midfielders
Philippe Davies, Ottawa – Canadian had a goal and an assist in the Fury FC’s first NASL victory.
Blair Gavin, Atlanta – Dished out two assists and was key factor in the midfield.
Junior Sandoval, Atlanta – Honduran had the first tally for the Silverbacks’ second consecutive game.
Kevin Venegas, Minnesota – Pushed forward on the attack and defended well for United.

Forwards
Danny Barrera, San Antonio – Colombian helped create the winning tally for the Scorpions.
Marius Ebbers, Fort Lauderdale – German’s first NASL goal becomes the game-winner against Indy Eleven.
Oliver, Ottawa – Brazilian notched two goals and had an assist in the victory over the RailHawks.


No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
O'Reilly carries Breakers to win in road-trip finale    
[NWSL: Week 16] Heather O'Reilly scored two goals and assisted on the other two scored by ...
Angulo punishes RSL Reserves with hat trick    
[USL PRO] Jose Angulo, last year's MVP, scored a hat trick to lead the Pittsburgh Riverhounds ...
U.S. venues picked for Women's World Cup qualifying    
[DATEBOOK] The 2014 Concacaf Women's Championship, which will serve as qualifying for the 2015 Women's World ...
Time was right for DeMerit to retire    
[MLS SPOTLIGHT] Jay DeMerit, who was a bartender and bouncer when he got out of college ...
On tour in America    
[SOCIAL MEDIA ROUNDUP] Preseason isn't all work for the big clubs of Europe, no matter how ...
World Cup coaches, who's staying, who's leaving    
[MAKING A LIST] Jorge Pinto became the 12th coach to definitively leave the team he coached ...
A fantastic goalkeeper blunder    
[VIDEO PICK: Off the Post] Polish goalkeeper Richard Zajac will be haunted by this one for ...
Real Madrid and Atletico invade Bay Area    
[INTERNATIONAL FRIENDLIES] What are the chances of Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid playing in the San ...
What They're Saying: La Liga's Javier Tebas    
"Regardless of the crisis, Spain has been able to shine through football. As a brand, Spain ...
Garrido signs with Houston, Bengtson loaned out    
[MLS TRANSACTIONS] Houston Dynamo acquired 23-year-old midfielder Luis Garrido, who started two games for Honduras at ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives