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Villegas Received 48 Percent in This Weeks Twitter Poll
Published Nov 7, 2019

November 7, 2019 – Los Angeles – MAFO Stockton TLJ FC midfielder Daniel Villegas has been selected UPSL National Player of the Week.

Born in Toluca, Mexico, Villegas scored twice and had an assist in a 4-1 victory over Pajaro Valley United SC in a UPSL 2019 Fall Season Western Conference Wild West Division I game on Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019. Villegas played 90 minutes as MAFO Stockton TLJ FC (2-3-2 overall) jumped into playoff position with the win.

Villegas previously played for Club America Premier in Mexico's professional first division. He currently has four goals in seven games for MAFO Stockton TLJ FC 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 – Austin Masi (Inter Orlando Academy)
WEEK 2 – Brian Gamboa (Deportivo Alacranes Fort Worth)
WEEK 3 – Mikey Maldonado (San Antonio Runners SC)
WEEK 4 – David Kendrick (Mansfield Revolution SC)
WEEK 5 – Octave Kluvi (Inter Orlando Academy) & Braeden Lennon (Alamo SC)
WEEK 6 – Trevor Stovall (Mansfield Revolution SC) & Bryan Bustos (MAFO Stockton TLJ FC)
WEEK 7 – Oswaldo Calindres (Warriors FC)
WEEK 8 – Sergio Guerrero (FF Premier)
WEEK 9 – Miles Byass (Foro Soccer Club)
WEEK 10 – Antonio Manzo (JASA RWC)
WEEK 11 – Daniel Villegas (MAFO Stockton TLJ FC)

United Premier Soccer League

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