Salgado nominated for AT&T Goal of the Week

Rookie's header one of the week's best

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MLSsoccer.com unveiled today the five nominees for the AT&T Goal of the Week. Included among the candidates is Whitecaps FC striker Omar Salgado.

Making his first career MLS start against Columbus Crew on Saturday, the 17-year-old rookie scored his first-ever MLS goal, snapping home a terrific header past Crew goalkeeper Will Hesmer in the 69th minute.

VOTE FOR SALGADO HERE OR TEXT G1 TO 22442.

Voting runs from 9 a.m. PT on Mondays until 11:59 p.m. PT time on Thursdays.

Whitecaps FC return to Bell Pitch at Empire Field this Wednesday, May 4 at 8 p.m. PT for the NCC semifinal, second leg, against the Montreal Impact after winning the first leg 1-0 at Montreal's Stade Saputo last week. Tickets for the match start at $20, plus applicable service charges, and are available at all Ticketmaster Ticket Centres, online at ticketmaster.ca, and Charge-by-Phone at 1.855.6.GO-CAPS (1.855.646.2277).

Fans now have the option of purchasing three exciting new match packs. Starting at just $159, the match pack options - GOING HOLLYWOOD, I (HEART) NY, LOVE THY NEIGHBOUR? - all include the Manchester City match, valued at $60, and four coveted MLS matches. Aside from season tickets, which also include the Manchester City game, match packs are currently the only way to secure a ticket to the July 18 international match. For additional information on match packs visit whitecapsfc.com/matchpacks.