Monthly Archives: September 2011

Americans Abroad: Europa League Rewind

By FRANCO PANIZO Jermaine Jones' struggles for playing time at Schalke 04 have been alleviated somewhat, as Jones made his first appearance for the club in nearly two months on Thursday. Having last played for Schalke on Aug. 6, Jones … Continue reading »

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Johnson’s one-time switch to join USMNT approved by FIFA

TSG Hoffenheim midfielder/defender Fabian Johnson won't be with the U.S. men's national team for its October friendlies due to a neck injury, but he will be able to represent the United States in the near future. The 23-year-old Johnson has … Continue reading »

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Klinsmann releases roster for October friendlies

photo by Thomas Eisenhuth/ISIphotos.com By FRANCO PANIZO Jurgen Klinsmann has released the roster for the U.S. men's national team's upcoming friendlies against Honduras and Ecuador, and there are plenty of familiar faces and one brand new face. German-born midfielder/defender Danny … Continue reading »

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MLS East Notes: United seeking back-to-back wins, Pappa ends slump and more

By THOMAS FLOYD The last time D.C. United recorded back-to-back league wins, Tom Soehn was the coach, Josh Wicks was in goal, and the attack was led by Ben Olsen, Christian Gomez, Luciano Emilio and Jaime Moreno. That was June … Continue reading »

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Altidore scores another Europa League goal

Jozy Altidore has done it again. Altidore continued his fine start to the season by scoring the opener in AZ Alkmaar's Europa League match against FC Metalist Kharkiv on Thursday. The U.S. international got on the scoreboard after making a … Continue reading »

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Americans Abroad resume hunt for Europa League on Thursday

  By FRANCO PANIZO The quest for European glory continues for several Americans Abroad on Thursday, as the second round of Group Stage games in the Europa League gets underway. After drawing last week, Clint Dempsey will look to help … Continue reading »

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