October 22, 2020 – Los Angeles, CA – Florida Fusion SC forward Wilfredo Melendez has been selected UPSL National Player of the Week.
A native of Venezuela, Melendez scored three goals in a UPSL 2020 Fall Season Southeast Conference Florida South Division game on Saturday, October 18, 2020. Melendez played 90 minutes for Florida Fusion SC (1-1-1 overall) in the victory.
Melendez studied at Lisandro Alvarado University Centroccidental in Barquisimeto, Venezuela, and previously played for Union Lara SC in the First Division of Venezuela. He has five goals in three UPSL games this season.
The UPSL National Player of the Week is selected each week of the regular season by members of the league and journalists covering the UPSL, and decided by the fans via Twitter poll.
WEEK 1 – Rene Santillan (PSC Elite)
WEEK 2 – Amgad Salah (OFC Barca)
WEEK 3 – Vander Lee (Sporting Orlando SC)
WEEK 4 – Gustavo Vargas (Olympians FC)
WEEK 5 – Gabriel Rodriguez (OFC Barca)
WEEK 6 – DJ Williams (FC Harrington)
WEEK 7 – Roel Alexis Martinez (NTX Legends FC)
WEEK 8 – Peter DiLorenzo (Roc City Boom)
WEEK 9 – Jesus Aleman (Greenspoint Gunners FC)
WEEK 10 – Akinni James (Seas Jamaica United FC)
WEEK 11 – Jeffrey Otoo (Ginga Atlanta)
WEEK 12 – Akinni James (Seas Jamaica United FC)
WEEK 13 – Alberto Ciroi (Ginga Atlanta)
WEEK 14 – Daniel Tshiani (Germantown City FC)
WEEK 15 – Mohamed Mohamed (Olimpia FC)
WEEK 16 – Ahmed Yerow (Club El Azul)
WEEK 17 – Marlon Preciado (EFA Metro)
WEEK 18 – Marlon Preciado (EFA Metro)
WEEK 19 – Wilfredo Melendez (Florida Fusion SC)