EXTRA TIME: Serge Aurier makes Fifa 18 Ultimate Team of the Week

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Following his laudable role in Spurs’ Premier League victory on Sunday, the Cote d’Ivoire international features in an all-star team of the week

Tottenham Hotspur defender Serge Aurier has been named in Fifa18’s Ultimate Team of the Week 26.

The 25-year-old was a standout performer in Spurs’ 4-1 win over AFC Bournemouth, providing an assist for Dele Alli’s 35th-minute equaliser and scoring a stoppage-time goal that sealed his side’s victory.

The FUT18 Team of the Week is a weekly boost of players based on real-life performances and Aurier who joined Mauricio Pochettino's men from PSG last summer is the only African star to make this week's upgrade.

The right-back joins Arsenal’s Petr Cech, Manchester United's Marcus Rashford, Borussia Dortmund's Michy Batshuayi in the starting XI.

Check out Aurier's boosted stats below:

Pace =87, up from 84

Shooting = 70, up from 66

Passing = 78, up from 73

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Dribbling = 81, up from 73

Defending = 83, up from 78

Physicality = 87, up from 84