The United Soccer League officially announced today that Saeed Robinson was named to the Week 25 USL Team of the Week.
Robinson played a key role in the Switchbacks' win over the Real Monarchs Wednesday night. Robinson scored a late game-winner after coming on as a second-half substitute to secure three vital points for the Switchbacks.
USL Team of the Week - Week 25
GK - Kendall McIntosh, Portland Timbers 2
D - Je-Vaughn Watson, Charlotte Independence
D - Allen Yanes, New York Red Bulls II
D - Dekel Keinan, FC Cincinnati
M - Saeed Robinson, Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC
M - Lance Laing, San Antonio FC
M - Tsubasa Endoh, Toronto FC II
M - Michael Reed, Nashville SC
F - Hadji Barry, Swope Park Rangers
F - Sebastian Guenzatti, Tampa Bay Rowdies
F - Lagos Kunga, ATL UTD 2
Bench: Daniel Vega (TBR), Joe Greenspan (PGH), Antoine Hoppenot (RNO), Aaron Dennis (PEN), Ariel Lassiter (LA), Cameron Lancaster (LOU), Ataulla Guerra (CHS)
The Switchbacks return to Weidner Field on Saturday, September 15th to face Rio Grande Valley FC. The first 500 fans in attendance will receive a Switchbacks trucker hat on Super Hero Night, powered by Kaiser Permanente. Tickets start at just $12 and are available here. Fans 21+ can get $1 beer the first 30 minutes when gates open at 5:00 PM.