Nikolic, of course, was credited as the league Player of the Week after scoring two first half goals against Vancouver to give the Fire a 4-0 win over the host and a comfortable perch atop the MLS Supporters’ Shield standings.
Meanwhile, Polster was named to the TotW for the second week in a row, owing to two assists in the Vancouver win and an overall strong performance at his new makeshift position.
The full Team of the Week is below:
Starting XI: Howard (COL); Polster (CHI), Parkhurst (ATL), Onyewu (PHI); Johnson (ORL), Dzemaili (MON), Ring (NYC), Hairston (COL); Nikolic (CHI), Villa (NYC), Badji (COL)
Bench: Bingham (SJ), Aja (ORL), Harrison (NYC), Doyle (COL), Wondolowski (SJ), Urruti (DAL)
Coach: Oscar Pareja (DAL)