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 . . .
By Jason Davis – WASHINGTON, DC (Sep 21, 2016) US Soccer Players - American phenom Christian Pulisic took the field as a starter for Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday afternoon. It was Pulisic’s third consecutive start for the Bundesliga power. That's an incredible achievement for any teenager, much less one that hails from central Pennsylvania. Though he came off at halftime, Pulisic’s growing profile . . .
We start the USMNT in Europe roundup with Christian Pulisic and Borussia Dortmund winning big, this time 5-1 at Wolfsburg. Pulisic played the first-half with Dortmund taking the lead in the 4th minute with a Raphael Guerreiro goal. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang made it 2-0 in the 16th. Wolfsburg pulled a goal back in the 53rd but Ousmane Dembele put Dortmund up 3-1 in the 58th. Aubameyang scored again . . .
The story for USMNT players abroad over the weekend was in the Bundesliga. Christian Pulisic scored and had two assists as Borussia Dortmund ran over Darmstadt 6-0 at home. Pulisic scored Dortmund's third goal in the 54th minute. Darmstadt went a man down three minutes later. Pulisic assisted on Gonzalo Castro's goal in the 78th and on Emre Mor's goal in the 88th. "A neutral observer – something . . .
By Charles Boehm – WASHINGTON, DC (Sep 15, 2016) US Soccer Players - Is the USA's European legion in retreat? That's certainly the perception these days. It's the result of MLS salary growth and rising barriers to entry in many of the world's biggest leagues. That's shifted the path for ambitious American players. It's also left fans wondering if the USMNT will suffer, sooner or later, as a . . .
DeAndre Yedlin had a super sub performance for Newcastle in their 2-0 shutout at Derby County. Yedlin subbed on in the 73rd minute and scored in stoppage time. Yoan Gouffran put Newcastle up in the 20th minute at iPro Stadium with Yedlin scoring a minute into stoppage time. After six games, Newcastle is in 2nd-place four points behind leaders Huddersfield Town. "I didn't really know it had gone . . .
By J Hutcherson (Sep 1, 2016) US Soccer Players - There's not much of a reason for anybody to pay attention to the Eredivisie these days outside of PSV in the Champions League. A recap of last season is short. Ajax botched a winnable game on the final day of the season to gift PSV another title. It's still the league where clubs don't like to pay for defenders. The biggest club in the country has . . .
The 2016-17 Bundesliga started with Bobby Wood scoring for Hamburg in their 1-1 draw with Alfredo Morales's Ingolstadt. Wood gave Hamburg the lead in the 30th minute at the Volksparkstadion. Lukas Hinterseer equalized for Ingolstadt in the 79th. Morales subbed out two minutes later. Aron Johannsson returned for Werder Bremen, subbing out in the 64th minute in their 6-0 loss to Bayern Munich in . . .