San Antonio FC defender Mathieu Deplagne was named to the USL Championship Team of the Week after his performance in the 2-1 win over Birmingham Legion FC last weekend. Deplagne assisted the winning goal and turned in a strong defensive performance in the victory.
Along with his first assist of the season, Deplagne recorded a team-high four interceptions and eight possessions gained to go along with four clearances and two tackles. The French defender also won 62.5% of his duels and completed a team-high 23 passes.
Deplagne joins Marcus Epps, Emil Cuello, Santiago Patino, Sam Gleadle and PC who have been honored on the Team of the Week or Team of the Week bench so far this season.
The full USL Championship Team of the Week:
GK – Brandon Miller, Charlotte Independence
D – Ryan Flood, Phoenix Rising FC
D – Sam Hamilton, New Mexico United
D – Mathieu Deplagne, San Antonio FC
M – Aiden McFadden, Atlanta United 2
M – Roald Mitchell, New York Red Bulls II
M – Kadeem Dacres, Memphis 901 FC
M – Chris Wehan, Orange County SC
F – Rufat Dadashov, Phoenix Rising FC
F – Gordon Wild, Indy Eleven
F – Solomon Asante, Phoenix Rising FC
Bench: Alex Tambakis (NM), Pat McMahon (LOU), Connor Stanley (ATL), Danny Flores (OAK), Brandt Bronico (CLT), Cal Jennings (LV), Luis Solignac (ELP)