San Antonio FC midfielder Cristian Parano was named to the USL Championship Team of the Week, the league announced today. Parano recorded an assist and four key passes in the club’s 1-0 win over RGV FC last weekend.
The reigning USL Young Player of the Year started and played 88 minutes while recording two shots, two shots on target and an 84.6 percent passing accuracy. The performance came less than a week after Parano scored his first goal of the season on July 19 at RGV. The Argentinian currently ranks second on the club with six key passes.
The honor marks Parano’s fourth Team of the Week inclusion after being named to three over the course of the 2019 season.
The full USL Team of the Week:
GK – Kyle Morton, Saint Louis FC
D – Alex Crognale, Birmingham Legion FC
D – Logan Gdula, Charleston Battery
D – Rob Kiernan, Orange County SC
M – Wal Fall, Saint Louis FC
M – Danny Barrera, Hartford Athletic
M – Deri Corfe, New York Red Bulls II
M – Cristian Parano, San Antonio FC
M – Gabriel Torres, Hartford Athletic
F – Tumi Moshobane, San Diego Loyal SC
F – Devon Sandoval, New Mexico United
Bench: Jon Kempin (SD), Aodhan Quinn (OC), Amando Moreno (NM), Nico Rittmeyer (CHS), Cameron Lancaster (LOU), Tyler Pasher (IND), Augustine Williams (LA)