Save of the MLS season? Jaime Penedo (LA Galaxy) v Whitecaps
- August 25, 2013
He may be well known in the Premier League and around a decade ago at Chelsea was one of the best keepers around, but Carlo Cudicini has been found seriously wanting in the MLS.
At 39 and after a serious motor bike accident, Cudicini was responsible for a fair few high profile mistakes at LA and the MLS champions decided to rectify their initial error.
LA brought in Panama keeper Jaime Penedo and in just his second MLS game, he pulled off a wonder stop that could go down as the best in the 2013 season.
Crucially, it secured a 1-0 win and was one of the hardest stops of all – showing a great recovery after Vancouver Whitecaps had smacked the post.