This may be academic, but we're all about the democratic process here at MLSsoccer.com. With that in mind, we present the nominees for Week 14 Goal of the Week.

We’ve got cutback curlers from FC Cincinnati midfielder Luciano Acosta and LA Galaxy midfielder Victor Vazquez, a historic strike from Portland Timbers maestro Diego Valeri and Raul Ruidiaz's audacious long-range shot that lifted the Seattle Sounders to a 1-0 win over Austin FC in Week 14’s finale.

Cast your vote below or on Twitter.com/MLS.