USMNT player Bobby Wood came up big for Hamburg in their 4-0 shutout at Hallescher in the DFB-Pokal. Wood opened the scoring in the 8th minute, doubling the lead in the 43rd. Pierre Lasogga made it 3-0 in the 57th and Luca Waldschmidt scored in the 82nd. Wood subbed out in the 82nd minute. Fabian Johnson scored and had an assist for Gladbach in their 2-0 win over Stuttgart. Johnson scored in the . . .
Christian Pulisic turned in a super sub performance for Borussia Dortmund in their 3-3 draw with Ingolstadt. Alfredo Morales subbed on in the 89th minute for Ingolstadt. Pulisic subbed on at halftime with Dortmund already down two goals. That would become three in the 59th minute. The Dortmund comeback started with Pierre Aubameyang's goal in the 59th minute. Pulisic assisted on Adrian Ramos's . . .
The Portland Timbers exited the 2016-17 CONCACAF Champions League, drawing 1-1 with group winners Saprissa at Providence Park. Rolando Blackburn put Saprissa up in the 24th minute with Jack McInerney equalizing for the Timbers in the 57th. With Vancouver already qualified for the knockout round from Group C, Sporting Kansas City finished in 2nd-place with a 3-1 home win over Central FC. Sporting . . .
Christian Pulisic and Borussia Dortmund beat Sporting 2-1 in Champions League Group F. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang put Dortmund up on the road in the 9th minute with Julian Weigl doubling the lead in the 43rd. After Dortmund goalkeeper Roman Burki handled a back-pass, Sporting's Bruno Cesar scored from an indirect free kick in the 67th. "It was a real shame that Sporting simply continued to play . . .
USMNT player Eric Lichaj scored in Nottingham Forest's 3-1 win over Birmingham City in the Championship. Lichaj opened the scoring in the 33rd minute at The City Ground. Apostolos Vellios doubled the lead in the 63rd. Lukas Kutkiewicz pulled a goal back for Birmingham City in the 71st. Hildeberto Pereira scored Forest's third goal in the 83rd minute. "It was a good goal, a good team performance . . .
By Clemente Lisi – NEW YORK, NY (Oct 3, 2016) US Soccer Players – Often lost in the trend of American players opting to return to MLS from Europe is that there remains a steady appetite for US-born players across the Atlantic. While that number may be dwindling in places like England, the ranks of Americans have either grown or remained steady in other countries such as Germany. One American . . .
With the international break looming, there was a big result in the Premier League for the only USMNT player to see action. Geoff Cameron and Stoke City drew 1-1 with Manchester United. Anthony Martial put United up at home in the 69th minute. Joe Allen equalized for Stoke in the 82nd. “It’s great to come here and get a point, especially having fallen behind, Allen said. It’s been a really . . .
Fabian Johnson subbed on in the 48th minute for Gladbach in their 2-1 loss to Barcelona in Champions League group C. Thorgan Hazard put Gladbach up in the 34th minute at BORUSSIA-PARK. Barcelona equalized in the 65th and won the game in the 73rd. "It was a high-intensity first half," Gladbach's Oscar Wendt said. "We defended very well and had some good counterattacking opportunities. We weren’t . . .
Geoff Cameron and Stoke City drew 1-1 with West Brom at Bet365 Stadium. Joe Allen put Stoke up in the 73rd with West Brom equalizing in stoppage time. "We are a little bit upset, clearly, because we totally deserved to win the game," Stoke City manager Mark Hughes said. "We expected them to put balls into the box towards the end as they desperately tried to salvage something from the game, and in . . .
Fabian Johnson scored the equalizer in Gladbach's 1-1 draw with RB Leipzig. Gladbach fell behind in the 6th minute on the road. Johnson equalized in the 84th. Terrence Boyd wasn't in the squad for Leipzig. “Leipzig’s style of play is relatively easy to read but it’s still hard to play against them,” Gladbach coach Andre Schubert said. "They are very well organised and they have a lot of pace in . . .