Real Monarchs SLC visited Las Vegas for the very first time to face Lights FC last Saturday, walking away 2-0 victors at Cashman Field. Playing a pivitol role in the victory and scoring his first goal for the club and providing the game-winning assist was MF Josh Heard to earn his place on the United Soccer League’s Team of the Week for Week 10.
The full USL Team of the Week is as follows: goalkeeper Josh Cohen, (Sacramento Republic FC); defenders Mikey Ambrose, (ATL UTD 2), Oscar Jimenez, (Louisville City FC), Onua Obasi, (Ottowa Fury FC); midfielders Josh Heard, (Real Monarchs SLC), Emmanuel Ledesma, (FC Cincinnati), Fabian Herbers, (Bethlehem Steel FC), Efrain Alvarez, (LA Galaxy II), Nazmi Albadawi (FC Cincinnati); and forwards Foster Langsdorf, (Portland Timbers 2) and Romeo Parks, (Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC).
Bench: Maxime Crepeau (OTT), Mutaya Mwape (CLT), Villyan Bijev (SAC), Callum Ross (OKC), Joaquin Rivas (TUL), Luca Uccello (TOR), Adam Najem (BST)
The Monarchs will visit Portland Timbers 2 on Saturday, May 26 in one of the weekend’s marquee matches. Kickoff from Providence Field is set for 3:00 p.m. MT.