By James K. Attaglo Wilson

Phoenix Rising FC attacking winger – Solomon Asante has earn nomination in the United Soccer League [USL] honored standout performers from the regular season on Wednesday with the announcement of the 2020 USL Championship All-League Teams.

Asante, 29, has been on the up ever since his joined Phoenix Rising from TP Mazembe, becoming the assists King in the USL Championship.

The Ghanaian standout became the first player in Championship history to claim the Assists Champion award with nine helpers while notching six goals for Rising FC.

Asante also posted the most chances created [42] and tied for the most Big Chances Created [9] in the regular season.

2020 USL-First_Team-All_League
2020 USL-First_Team-All_League

The 2020 USL Championship All-League Team was voted on by club management and a league-wide media panel that included representation from every USL market.

The finalists for the 2020 Championship Awards will be announced today, preceding the 2020 USL Championship Final, which will air live on ESPN, ESPN Deportes and SiriusXM FC in the United States on Sunday, November 1 at 8:30 p.m. ET as the Tampa Bay Rowdies of the Eastern Conference and Phoenix Rising FC of the Western Conference meet at Al Lang Stadium in St. Petersburg, Florida.