Minnesota United hung on for a 2-0 win over Houston Dynamo, earning Franco Fragapane a spot on the bench in the MLS Team of the Week presented by Audi for Week 27.
Last week, the Argentine provided two crucial assists to give Minnesota their first-ever win over the LA Galaxy. This week, he provided his sixth assist of the season for MNUFC. In the first minute of the game, the midfielder slid a perfect near-post through ball to teammate Robin Lod to put the Loons up 1-0 against Houston. It was the quickest goal Minnesota has scored in MLS. In his 83 minutes, Fragapane had an 86.7% passing rate.
See the full MLS Team of the Week for Week 27 below:
F – Gyasi Zardes (CLB), Adam Buksa (NE)
M – Yimmi Chara (POR), Hany Mukhtar (NSH), Joao Paulo (SEA), Chofis (SJ), Julian Gressel (DC)
D – Claudio Bravo (POR), Jakob Glesnes (PHI), Kyle Duncan (RBNY)
GK – Maxime Crepeau (VAN)
Bench – Carlos Coronel (RBNY), Steve Birnbaum (DC), Jose Martinez (PHI), Diego Chara (POR), Franco Fragapane (MIN), Paul Arriola (DC), Moussa Djitte (ATX)
Coach – Bruce Arena (NE)