Team of the Week presented by Audi: Jefferson Savarino stuns in Week 25

A few teams took full advantage in Week 25 of the 2018 MLS regular season, and that was reflected in the Team of the Week presented by Audi.

Both D.C. United and LAFC won two games in the week, while the Seattle Sounders won their huge match in commanding fashion, helping all three teams' MLS Cup Playoffs prospects. The three teams also combined for six players in the Team of the Week 18 for their strong performances.

Audi Player Index Spotlight

This week's spotlight player is Real Salt Lake forward Jefferson Savarino, who tallied an assist in a furious 2-1 comeback win over the Houston Dynamo on Saturday. Savarino earns the Audi Player Index Performance of the Week, picking up 1,178 points, best in the league.

The Venezuelan posted an 80 percent accuracy rate in the match, won 75 percent of his take-ons, and tabbed three key passes in the win.

Team of the Week: Diego Rubio (SKC), Jefferson Savarino (RSL), Luciano Acosta (DC), Albert Rusnak (RSL), Pablo Aranguiz (DAL), Russell Canouse (DC), Nicolas Lodeiro (SEA), Daniel Lovitz (MTL), Jack Elliott (PHI), Chad Marshall (SEA), Tyler Miller (LAFC)

Coach: Ben Olsen (DC)

Bench: Andrew Putna (RSL), Kendall Waston (VAN), Edgar Castillo (COL), Alejandro Bedoya (PHI), Daniel Royer (RBNY), Hector Villalba (ATL), Christian Ramirez (LAFC)

For more information about the Audi Player Index, visit mlssoccer.com/audi.

The Team of the Week presented by Audi is voted on by the MLSsoccer.com editorial staff.

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