Doxa S.C. forward Kareem Joachim. Picture by Dinos Avlonitis
By Ralph Chery
Dec. 14th, 2018
Kareem Joachim was selected as CSL Player of the Week for the first time in his career after scoring a brace and registering an assist for bottom half club Doxa S.C. in a shocking 5-4 win over powerhouse Lansdowne Yonkers F.C.
Joachim is the first Doxa player to ever win the accolade. The Trinidad and Tobago native jumped to seven league goals after his double against Lansdowne, hopping to third place in the Golden Boot race.
Past CSL Player of the Weeks
Week 1: Cedar Stars Academy forward Christopher Katona—4 goals versus Zum Schneider F.C. 03 in a 6-1 win
Week 2: Shamrocks forward Kurt Cameron—2 goals vs Doxa S.C. in a 3-1 win
Week 3: Cedar Stars Academy forward Christopher Katona—2 goals, 1 assist vs Shamrocks in a 5-0 win
Week 4: Cedar Stars Academy forward Bledi Bardic—4 goals vs Doxa S.C. in a 7-1 win
Week 5: Cedar Stars Academy forward Christopher Katona—3 goals, 1 assist vs Central Park Rangers in a 6-2 win
Week 6: NY Greek Americans striker Charlie Ledula—1 goal, 1 assist vs NY Athletic Club in a 3-2 loss
Week 7: Lansdowne Yonkers F.C. striker Jack Doherty-- 2 goals vs Central Park Rangers in 3-2 win
Week 8: NY Pancyprian Freedoms striker Shavon John-Brown-- 2 goals, 1 assist vs Cedar Stars Academy in a 4-3 win
Week 9: Zum Schneider F.C. 03 player Wilfrido Junior Guerra-- 2 goals vs Central Park Rangers in a 2-2 draw