The USMNT players in Europe and Mexico roundup starts with Huddersfield Town exiting the FA Cup in the Fifth Round. Danny Williams got the start in a 2-0 home loss to Manchester United. Huddersfield Town fell behind in the 3rd minute with United doubling the lead in the 55th. Williams was the last USMNT player left in this season's FA Cup. "Manchester United deserved to win because they scored . . .
By Jason Davis – WASHINGTON DC (Feb 16, 2018) US Soccer Players - After a month in Mexico, Landon Donovan made his first appearance for Club Leon in Liga MX on Saturday. The 35-year old entered in the 84th minute of a game Leon led 2-1 against Puebla and touched the ball a handful of times before the final whistle blew. The performance was more notable for the surreal nature of it all than for . . .
The soccer news starts with the 3rd-place Champions League teams now looking to advance in the Europa League round of 32. That includes Borussia Dortmund, keeping a USMNT player in European competition this season. It might not be what the Bundesliga club wanted at the start of the season, but the Europa League matters as long as a club remains involved. Manchester United doubled down on that . . .
The USMNT players in Europe and Mexico roundup starts in Liga MX. Landon Donovan officially returned as a pro soccer player, subbing on in the 83rd minute for Leon's 2-1 home win over Puebla. William Yarbrough was in goal for Leon. Mauro Boselli opened the scoring for Leon in the 3rd minute with Andres Andrade doubling the lead in the 21st. Puebla pulled a goal back in the 51st. Joe Corona subbed . . .
Wednesday's soccer news starts with a press release that's more of a teaser from the fine folks at CONCACAF. What they initially referred to as the League of Nations is now falling into line with Europe by using Nations League. On March 7 in Miami, we'll learn the specifics of what CONCACAF has in mind. The quick takeaway is a response to anybody extending the calendar on the next competitive . . .
We start the USMNT players in Europe and Mexico roundup in the Netherlands. Matt Miazga scored in Vitesse Arnhem's 2-0 home shutout of Groningen. Miazga opened the scoring in the 6th minute with Mason Mount doubling the lead in the 32nd. Kenny Saief's Anderlecht drew 2-2 at home with Mechelen. Silvere Ganvoula opened the scoring for Anderlecht in the 10th minute. Mechelen equalized in the 15th . . .
The January transfer window is now closed in Europe's major leagues, with the last gasp major move impacting two leagues and one club with a USMNT player. Christian Pulisic's Borussia Dortmund transferred Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to Arsenal in exchange for almost $80m dollars. "I think the club has such a big history and great players like Thierry Henry," Aubameyang said about joining Arsenal. . . .
Once again, it’s Timmy Chandler highlighting the USMNT players in Europe and Mexico. Chandler assisted on Kevin-Prince Boateng’s 43rd minute goal to open the scoring in Eintracht’s 2-0 shutout of Gladbach in the Bundesliga. Luka Jovic doubled the lead at home two minutes into stoppage time. “My players showed great character in the second half, which is why I’m sitting here now talking about our . . .
The roundup of USMNT players in Europe and Mexico starts in the Bundesliga. Timmy Chandler scored in Eintracht's 3-1 win at Wolfsburg. Sebastian Haller put Eintracht up in the 18th minute with Chandler scoring in the 22nd. Wolfsburg's Maximilian Arnold equalized in the 66th. Wolfsburg went a man down a minute later with a red card to Landry Dimata. Luka Jovic scored Eintracht's third goal in the . . .
By Charles Boehm – WASHINGTON, DC (Jan 19, 2018) US Soccer Players - Three years ago, Rubio Rubin seemed to have the world at his feet. A star of the USMNT U-17 squad, he won US Soccer’s Young Male Athlete of the Year in 2012. Rubin made an ambitious move to Dutch Eredivisie side FC Utrecht when he turned 18, signing a four-year contract in March 2014. USMNT coach Jurgen Klinsmann handed the . . .