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Abdul Rwatubyaye Named to Team of the Week | Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC

By Cody Costra, 07/21/20, 11:30AM MDT


Colorado Springs, CO (July 21, 2020) – The USL Championship officially announced today that Abdul Rwatubyaye was named to the Team of the Week Bench for week 4 of the 2020 season.

Rwatubyaye made the Team of the Week after scoring a dramatic equalizer deep into second-half stoppage time in Saturday's game. The Rwandan center back also won 4-of-4 aerial duels and recorded 3 clearances and 3 interceptions.

USL Championship Team of the Week - Week 4

GK - Parfait Mandanda, Hartford Athletic
D - Jesus Vazquez, LA Galaxy II
D - Phanuel Kavita, Saint Louis FC
D - Andrew Fox, El Paso Locomotive FC
M - Taiberson, Rio Grande Valley FC
M - Daniel Griffin, Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC
M - Bruno Lapa, Birmingham Legion FC
M - Kenardo Forbes, Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC
F - Jamie Chavez, OKC Energy FC
F - Alec Diaz, Tacoma Defiance
F - Dariusz Formella, Sacramento Republic FC

Bench: Kyle Morton (STL), Abdul Rwatubyaye (COS), Daniel Robles (TAC), Leo Fernandes (TBR), Chris Wehan (NM), Brian Wright (BHM), Tyler Pasher (IND)

The Switchbacks return to Weidner Field to take on Austin Bold on Sunday, July 26 with gates opening at 1pm.