Chicago Fire's Daniel Paladini named to FIFA 13 Ultimate Team of the Week

Paladini named to FIFA 13 Ultimate Team of the Week with his one goal, two assist performance

It’s been a good week for Daniel Paladini. On Sunday, April 7, Paladini led the Men in Red to their first victory of the season. His one goal, two assist performance in the 3-1 victory over the Red Bulls earned him Man of the Match honors.

As the week went on, Paladini was named Soccer By Ives’ MLS Player of the Week, made the Castrol Index Weekly Top 20 and was named to the MLS Team of the Week.

It didn’t stop there. Today it was announced that the Northridge, Calif. product has been named to the EA SPORTS™ FIFA 13 Ultimate Team of the Week, which honors a select group of global players each week for their high level of play.

The EA SPORTS™ FIFA 13 Ultimate Team is a massive online community of fans building, managing and competing with their ultimate soccer team from the world’s best players in FIFA Soccer 13. Each week, the world’s top performing players are selected to the FIFA 13 Ultimate Team of the Week and receive an “in form” item that increases the player’s attributes. Fans have the opportunity to collect Team of the Week players from in-game packs and then compete with those players on their FIFA Ultimate Team online against millions of other fans around the world on the Xbox 360® videogame and entertainment system and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system.

Paladini, the lone MLS representative this week, joins the likes of Xavi Alonso, Cesc Fabregas, Salomon Kalou and Tomas Rosicky as Week 10 honorees.