Nashville SC midfielder Hany Mukhtar was named to the MLS Team of the Week on Monday. Mukhtar scored his 11th and 12th goals of the season last Wednesday in a 5-1 win on the road against Inter Miami CF.
Mukhtar leads Major League Soccer with 20 combined goals and assists, ahead of players like NYCFC’s Valentín Castellanos, Sporting KC’s Valentin Castellanos and New England’s Carles Gil.
This is Mukhtar’s fifth selection of the season, and the 23rd time a Nashville player has been named to the Team of the Week.
Nashville SC 2021 Team of the Week selections
Robert Castellanos | Week 16
Luke Haakenson | Week 9
Randall Leal | Week 1, Week 6 (bench), Week 11
Jack Maher | Week 9 (bench)
Hany Mukhtar | Week 7, Week 12 (bench), Week 13, Week 23, Week 27
Alex Muyl | Week 4, Week 19
Dan Lovitz | Week 13 (bench), Week 22, Week 23 (bench)
CJ Sapong | Week 15, Week 19
Joe Willis | Week 3, Week 14 (bench)
Walker Zimmerman | Week 4, Week 20, Week 24