Vote now for MLS Save of the Week: Week 2

If someone wants to unseat Real Salt Lake's Nick Rimando as reigning MLS Save of the Week winner, they'll have to bring out something truly special.

A week after starting the season right with the first of what promises to be many weekly awards, Rimando is 2in the running again after denying San Jose's Chris Wondolowski with a lightning-fast, one-handed reaction save in a 3-3 draw on Saturday night.

The Union's Zac MacMath matched his veteran peer earlier in the day, somehow saving what looked like a sure goal for New England's Diego Fagundez. Not to be outdone, Troy Perkins got in the act for Montreal by charging down Andrew Driver's wide-open shot.

Finally, Portland's Donovan Ricketts preserved a 1-1 draw with Chicago by somehow getting his body in front of a Bakary Soumare header, and Seattle's Stefan Frei got a palm to Alvaro Rey's missile in the weekend's marquee game against new-look Toronto FC.

Who's earned your pick?

Cast your vote in the poll at right. Voting runs until 11:59 pm PT on Thursday.

Check out complete Save of the Week coverage — including a full archive of 2013 winners.


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