Javier "Chicharito" Hernández Named to Team of the Week presented by Audi

LAFC will visit the LA Galaxy this coming Saturday (7:30 pm ET | FOX, FOX Deportes) in 2022’s first edition of El Trafico, and both Western Conference clubs are carrying serious momentum from Week 5 results that spearhead the latest Team of the Week presented by Audi.

LA is back in the win column with a 3-1 victory at the Portland Timbers that was paced by a brace from Javier “Chicharito” Hernandezreigniting calls for him to be included on the Mexican national team. Galaxy defender Derrick Williams was immense at Providence Park, earning a bench spot.


Team of the Week

F: Julian Carranza (PHI), Chicharito (LA), Fafa Picault (HOU)

M: Jonathan Osorio (TOR), Joao Paulo (SEA), Djordje Mihailovic (MTL), Marcelino Moreno (ATL)

D: Lalas Abubakar (COL), Jesus David Murillo (LAFC), Tristan Blackmon (VAN)

GK: Carlos Coronel (RBNY)

Coach: Steve Cherundolo (LAFC)

Bench: Alex Bono (TOR), Derrick Williams (LA), Taylor Washington (NSH), Ilie Sanchez (LAFC), Daniel Gazdag (PHI), Cade Cowell (SJ), Kei Kamara (MTL)