Goal of Matchday

MLS NEXT Pro Goal of Matchday 21: Alex Monis

Goal of MD 21

Chicago Fire II midfielder Alex Monis has won the Goal of Matchday 21 honor thanks to his fantastic strike against FC Cincinnati 2. Monis scored two goals in Chicago Fire II’s 5-1 victory against FC Cincinnati 2.

The Illinois native’s goal took place in the 26th minute of the match when he received the ball on the left side of the FCC2 box. Monis cut to his right foot and launched a shot from near the semi-circle near the penalty area that found the back of the net.

Monis has been a consistent presence for Chicago Fire II, featuring in 38 games and starting 24 of them since 2022. The 20-year-old has tallied 10 goals for Chicago Fire II, along with one assist.