Bill Tuiloma, Timbers @ FCD, 3.24.18
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Timbers defender Bill Tuiloma named to MLS Team of the Week for Week 4

Making his MLS debut, Portland Timbers defender Bill Tuiloma was named to the MLS Team of the Week, presented by Audi, for Week 4.

Tuiloma helped anchor the Portland backline as they fought back to even the game at 1-1 in the second half against FC Dallas and then earned the point after going down to 10 men for the final minutes. The New Zealand international was busy throughout the match with nine clearances, two ball recoveries and one interception.

Team of the Week: Bradley Wright-Phillips (RBNY), Ismael Tajouri-Shradi (NYC), Cristian Martinez (CLB), Alex Muyl (RBNY), Felipe Gutierrez (SKC), Federico Higuain (CLB), Cristian Penilla (NE), Milton Valenzuela (CLB), Daniel Steres (LA), Bill Tuiloma (POR), Tim Howard (COL)

Coach: Gregg Berhalter (CLB)

Bench: Sean Johnson (NYC), Jose Aja (VAN), Aaron Long (RBNY), Kyle Duncan (RBNY), Jacori Hayes (DAL), Scott Caldwell (NE), Pedro Santos (CLB)

The Team of the Week presented by Audi is voted on by the MLSsoccer.com editorial staff.

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