Solomon Asante extended his record breaking scoring streak in the United Soccer League with into the seventh game to smash the league record.
The Phoenix Rising FC attacker scored twice and provided another routine assist to earned Phoenix Rising FC a comfortable 4-2 win over Portland II in the USL.
After equaling Dane Kelly’s record of scoring in six consecutive league games in 2017, Solomon Asante extended his monstrous run into the seventh game with two spot kicks in another expected win for the league leaders.
The Ghanaian import has now scored six goals in June alone, taking his season tally to 12 goals and 9 assists in just 15 league matches.
A nomination for the USL player of the year at half way point seems to have powered the former Berekum Chelsea forward into a historic scoring streak in the second tier of American football.
Asante picked his 9th assist of the campaign flanked by goals in the 32nd and 90th minute to take control of both assists and goals in the USL.