MLSsoccer.com unveiled today that Vancouver Whitecaps FC attacker Camilo is one of five nominees for AT&T Goal of the Week.
Recording the ‘Caps first goal from a set piece all season, Camilo netted his fifth tally of the season when he flicked a header on a cleverly played ball from Davide Chiumiento that eluded Sporting Kansas City ‘keeper Jimmy Nielsen to open the scoring at LIVESTRONG Sporting Park. It was the Brazilian's third goal of the season against Sporting KC after two goals in a dramatic 3-3 draw at Empire Field on April 2 that saw him named MLS Player of the Week.
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This is the third consecutive week Whitecaps FC has had a player nominated for the award, with Eric Hassli winning for his mind-blowing volley two weeks ago and defender Alain Rochat finishing a close second last week after his game winning strike against Philadelphia Union.
Don’t forget to vote for Camilo, Chiumiento, Hassli, Rochat and their Whitecaps FC teammates for the 2011 AT&T Major League Soccer All-Star Game to be held on Wednesday, July 27, at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey. The All-Star Game will kickoff at 5:30 p.m. PT and will be broadcast live on TSN.
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Fans can also vote by text message (SMS) or through twitter. Find out more information on how to vote at whitecapsfc.com.
Whitecaps FC fans now have the opportunity to purchase individual match tickets for all remaining Whitecaps FC matches on Bell Pitch at Empire Field. This includes the international friendly against 2011 English FA Cup winners Manchester City FC and the much-anticipated games versus LA Galaxy on Saturday, July 30, and Seattle Sounders FC on Saturday, September 24. Tickets can be purchased at all Ticketmaster Ticket Centres, online at ticketmaster.ca/whitecaps or Charge-by-Phone at 1.855.6.GO-CAPS (1.855.646.2277).