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 . . .
The Champions League will have a USMNT player in the group stage. Fabian Johnson and Gladbach advanced comfortably with a 6-1 home win over Young Boys. Gladbach takes the play-off round series 9-2 on aggregate and now waits for the group stage draw. Thorgan Hazard and Raffael both had hat-tricks. "Last season we played in the Champions League and every player want to be part of this competition . . .
In England's League Cup, Danny Williams subbed on in the 75th minute for Reading in their penalty win over MK Dons. The game finished 1-1 in regulation with MK Dons taking the lead in the 34th minute from the penalty spot. Reading's Callum Harriott equalized in the 68th. In extra time, Harriott scored again in the 114th. MK Dons equalized two minutes later. Moving to penalties, Williams was the . . .