Senegalese star makes FIFA team of the week

Africa Focus By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 03/05/2018

Senegalese and Everton star Idrissa Gueye has been included in the FIFA 18 Ultimate Team of the Week.

The 28-year-old midfielder scored the second goal to ensure three maximum points for the Toffee over Huddersfield Town last weekend which has earned him improved rating in this week’s update.

Gueye is the second best tackler of the ball behind Nigeria and Leicester City star Wilfred Ndidi in the English Premier League.

Everton workaholic midfielder joins PSV's Gaston Pereiro and Sporting Lisbon's Bruno Fernandes in the three-man midfield with the Senegal international has an improved overall stats from 83 to 85.

Everton sits in eight places in the log table with 48 points going to the final two league games of the season as Sam Allardyce's side will face Southampton this weekend and West Ham next week.