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Nikolic, Polster feature in MLS Team of the Week for Week 18

Chicago Fire duo Nemanja Nikolic and Matt Polster were recognized by the league on Monday as part of it's Team of the Week for their efforts in a 4-0 rout of the Vancouver Whitecaps over the weekend.

Nikolic scored the Fire's opening two goals, pushing his MLS-leading total to 16 on the season and additionally picking up Player of the Week honors as well. Polster makes his second consecutive appearance on the Team of the Week, after dishing out first half assists on both Nikolic's opener as well as Arturo Alvarez's volleyed golazo that pushed the Fire lead to 3-0.

See below for the complete MLS Team of the Week:

MLS Team of the Week — Week 18
Tim Howard (COL)
D: Matt Polster (CHI), Michael Parkhurst (ATL), Oguchi Onyewu (PHI)
M: Will Johnson (ORL), Blerim Dzemaili (MON), Alexander Ring (NYC), Marlon Hairston (COL)
F: Nemanja Nikolic (CHI), David Villa (NYC), Dominique Badji (COL)

Bench: David Bingham (SJ), Jose Aja (ORL), Jack Harrison (NYC), Kevin Doyle (COL), Chris Wondolowski (SJ), Maximiliano Urruti (DAL)

Coach: Oscar Pareja (DAL)