Solomon Asante was named the player of the Month in the USL after his consistency for Phoenix Rising.
The “little squat man” capped an incredible month with seven goals and four assists.
His tremendous performance could not be overlooked as he was adjudged the best player for the Month of June.
Asante sees the honor as a motivation hence ready to put in more efforts to help his Club in the USL.
“I’m very grateful and happy to be recognized by the league,” Asante said.
“This is important to me and to the club and will help push me and my teammates to work harder today and the rest of the season.
“Now we’ll forget about what happened last month and we’re focusing on this month. Especially this Saturday.”
The 28-year-old has been fan favorite since joining Phoenix Rising from Congolese giants TP Mazembe.
By Frank Darkwah