Phoenix Rising Captain Solomon Asante has earned a spot in the USL Championship Team of the Week.
The Ghanaian international made the cut for week eight alongside goalkeeper Ben Lundt.
Asante scored the first two goals in Rising’s 3-0 win over Tacoma Defiance. He also recorded five shots and two key passes while completing 23 of 33 passes overall.
Meanwhile, Asante’s screamer in his team’s victory over the New Boys in the Western Conference League from a very long range, has also been nominated for the Goal of the week award.
Phoenix Rising hits the road this week on a trip to San Diego to take on the Loyal this Saturday, June 19.
Below is the USL Championship Team of the Week – Week 8: