May 10, 2017 - North American Soccer League (NASL) - Miami FC
The Miami FC's ChÃ¡vez Named to NASL Team of the Week MIAMI - The NASL released its Spring Week 7 Team of the Week, Wednesday morning, with Miami FC forward Jaime ChÃ¡vez landing on the best Xl. ChÃ¡vez played just 27 minutes last week against Puerto Rico, but he made all the difference as the Miami FC stormed back to win the match 2-1. ChÃ¡vez nearly scored within four minutes of taking the field, after getting a head on a Vincenzo Rennella cross. Later, his shot from close range would set up Rennella's equalizer in the 82nd minute. ChÃ¡vez would then get the final touch of the match in the 94th minute, redirecting an Ariel MartÃ® - nez shot into the goal to give the Miami FC the 2-1 victory and sole possession of first place in the Spring Season Standings. The Miami FC is back at Riccardo Silva Stadium to host Indy Eleven on Saturday, May 13 at 7:30 p.m. get your tickets now at MiamiFC.com/Tickets. About Miami FC The Miami FC is Miami's only professional soccer team and began playing in the North American Soccer League (NASL) in 2016. Co-owned by international entrepreneur Riccardo Silva and world-renowned soccer superstar Paolo Maldini, the club will compete in the U.S. Open Cup and host international tournaments and friendly matches. In partnership with The Miami Foundation and the Play for Change Foundation, Miami FC's mission is to connect with Miami's communities through the global language of soccer, strengthening their ties by promoting social-driven initiatives and charitable work through soccer.