The Secretary of Defense denied two shots from Gutiérrez, Shelton, Croizet and one from Espinoza. Howard's seven-save performance tied his personal record of most saves in one game with the Colorado Rapids. The last time he saved seven shots on goal was against Real Salt Lake on October 10, 2017.
Team of the Week: Bradley Wright-Phillips (RBNY), Ismael Tajouri-Shradi (NYC), Cristian Martinez (CLB), Alex Muyl (RBNY), Felipe Gutierrez (SKC), Federico Higuain (CLB), Cristian Penilla (NE), Milton Valenzuela (CLB), Daniel Steres (LA), Bill Tuiloma (POR), Tim Howard (COL)
Coach: Gregg Berhalter (CLB)
Bench: Sean Johnson (NYC), Jose Aja (VAN), Aaron Long (RBNY), Kyle Duncan (RBNY), Jacori Hayes (DAL), Scott Caldwell (NE), Pedro Santos (CLB)
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