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Zlatan Ibrahimovic named to MLS Team of the Week


MLS: Orlando City SC at Los Angeles Galaxy Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

Score a hat trick, you’re going to make the MLS Team of the Week. Them’s the rules.

The Swedish target striker put the Galaxy on his shoulders, bagging a second half hat trick to lead LA to their fourth consecutive come from behind result, this time a thrilling 4-3 win over Orlando City SC.

Zlatan also rocked the Audi Player Index if that’s your thing.

This week’s spotlight player is LA Galaxy forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who scored a hat trick in a 4-3 win over Orlando City SC on Sunday. Ibrahimovic earned the Audi Player Index Performance of the Week, picking up 2,065 points, best in MLS.

The Swede had a 43 percent strike rate in the game, a 78 percent accuracy rate, also tallied an assist and completed 74 percent of his passes in the attacking half.

Due to skipping Wednesday’s MLS All-Star Game, Zlatan will not be available when the club travels to Colorado this Saturday.