mls team of the week

LAFC defender Diego "Chiqui" Palacios has been named to the MLS Team of the Week for week 16. Palacios had an insurance goal vs. the New York Red Bulls on Sunday afternoon.

Forward Carlos Vela and defender Jesús Murillo were named to the bench for their efforts in the win.

Here's the rest of the team:

F: Hany Mukhtar (NSH), Jaroslaw Niezgoda (POR), Romell Quioto (MTL)

M: Indiana Vassilev (MIA), Jonathan Osorio (TOR), Jose Martinez (PHI), Cristian Roldan (SEA) 

D: Diego Palacios (LAFC), Bill Tuiloma (POR), Adam Lundqvist (HOU)

GK: Djordje Petrovic (NE)

Bench: Pedro Gallese (ORL), Jesus David Murillo (LAFC), Jack Elliott (PHI), Sebastian Driussi (ATX), Bryce Duke (MIA), Jordan Morris (SEA), Carlos Vela (LAFC)

Coach: Jim Curtin (PHI)