Sounders' Keller wins NAPA Save of the Week
Seattle Sounders FC veteran Kasey Keller’s left-handed save on Colorado’s Jamie Smith has been named the NAPA Save of the Week for Matchday 17.
Keller’s 61st-minute save – which helped protect the Sounders’ 2-1 win over the visiting Rapids last Sunday – garnered nearly 88 percent of the vote, easily topping Kevin Hartman’s tip save on Dwayne De Rosario in FCD’s 1-1 draw at Toronto FC on Saturday.
Saves by Toronto’s Stefan Frei, San Jose’s Bobby Convey and Houston’s Tally Hall rounded out the field.
1. Kasey Keller 87.77%
2. Kevin Hartman 5.28%
3. Stefan Frei 4.19%
4. Bobby Convey 1.16%
5. Tally Hall 1.16%
NAPA Save of the Week Winners
Week 17: Kasey Keller, Seattle Sounders FC
Week 16: Jimmy Nielsen, Kansas City Wizards
Week 15: Stefan Frei, Toronto FC
Week 14: Jimmy Nielsen, Kansas City Wizards
Week 13: Jimmy Nielsen, Kansas City Wizards
Week 12: Nick Rimando, Real Salt Lake
Week 11: Chris Seitz, Philadelphia Union
Week 10: Donovan Ricketts, LA Galaxy
Week 9: Jimmy Nielsen, Kansas City Wizards
Week 8: Gino Padula, Columbus Crew
Week 7: Kevin Hartman, FC Dallas
Week 6: Joe Cannon, San Jose Earthquakes
Week 5: Andrew Dykstra, Chicago Fire