A trio of young Americans provided assists over the weekend while one U.S. Men’s National Team defender was hit with an unfortunate own goal in defeat.
Paul Arriola, Christian Pulisic and Emerson Hyndman each provided an assist over the weekend, helping to lift their respective sides to victory. John Brooks, meanwhile, wasn’t as fortunate, as the defender knocked in an own goal in a 1-0 Hertha Berlin defeat.
In English action, DeAndre Yedlin made his return to the field from his recent injury. The USMNT fullback joined as a late substitute in Newcastle’s 1-1 draw on Friday, ending his extended absence due to a thigh injury.
Matt Miazga, meanwhile, was on the other end of the injury bug, as the defender was removed midway through the first half of a Vitesse loss due to injury. Elsewhere, Jorge Villafana went a full 90 minutes, Geoff Cameron helped Stoke City earn a big victory and Omar Gonzalez helped preserve a clean sheet in a 0-0 draw.
Here’s a closer look at this weekend’s Americans Abroad:
Cameron Carter-Vickers did not dress in Tottenham’s 4-0 win over Bournemouth on Saturday.
Geoff Cameron started and played 90 minutes in Stoke City’s 3-1 win over Hull City on Saturday.
Lynden Gooch did not dress in Sunderland’s 2-2 draw with West Ham on Saturday.
David Wagner and Huddersfield Town picked up a 3-2 win over Preston North End on Friday.
Tim Ream started and played 90 minutes in Fulham’s 3-2 win over Norwich City on Friday.
Eric Lichaj started and played 90 minutes in Nottingham Forest’s 1-0 loss to Blackburn Rovers on Friday.
DeAndre Yedlin entered as an 84th minute substitute in Newcastle United’s 1-1 draw with Leeds United on Friday.
Danny Williams started and played 90 minutes in Reading’s 3-1 win over Aston Villa on Saturday.
Christian Pulisic played 90 minutes and provided AN ASSIST in Borussia Dortmund’s 3-1 win over Eintracht Frankfurt on Saturday.
Timmy Chandler started and played 90 minutes for Eintracht Frankfurt.
John Brooks played 90 minutes and scored an OWN GOAL in Hertha Berlin’s 1-0 loss to Mainz on Saturday.
Fabian Johnson did not dress in Borussia Monchengladbach’s 5-3 loss to Hoffenheim on Saturday.
Alfredo Morales started and played 69 minutes in Ingolstadt’s 3-0 loss to Wolfsburg on Saturday.
Aron Johannsson dressed but did not play in Werder Bremen’s 2-1 win over Hamburg on Sunday
Bobby Wood did not dress for Hamburg.
Terrence Boyd did not dress in Darmstadt’s 2-1 win over Schalke on Sunday.
Jerome Kiesewetter dressed but did not play in Fortuna Dusseldorf’s 1-1 draw with Dynamo Dresden on Sunday.
Andrew Wooten did not dress in Sandhusen’s 1-1 draw with 1860 Munich on Sunday.
Russell Canouse entered as a 79th minute substitute in VfL Bochum’s 1-0 win over SpVgg Gruether Furth on Sunday.
Paul Arriola played 90 minutes and proved AN ASSIST in Tijuana’s 2-1 win over Chiapas on Saturday
Joe Corona started and played 90 minutes for Tijuana.
Michael Orozco, John Requejo, Amando Moreno, and Alejandro Guido did not dress for Tijuana.
Jorge Villafana started and played 90 minutes in Santos Laguna’s 1-1 draw with Atlas on Saturday.
Ventura Alvarado did not dress for Santos Laguna on Saturday.
William Yarbrough started and played 90 minutes in Lyon’s 2-1 win over Morelia on Saturday.
Jose Torres did not dress in Tigres’s 4-0 win over Pumas on Saturday.
Omar Gonzalez started and played 90 minutes in Pachuca’s 0-0 draw with Chivas de Guadalajara on Saturday.
Jonathan Bornstein dressed but did not play in Queretaro’s 1-0 loss to Club America on Saturday.
Edgar Castillo did not dress in Monterrey’s 1-1 draw with Toluca on Sunday.
Josh Perez did not dress in Fiorentina’s 2-1 loss to Empoli on Saturday.
SCOTTISH PREMIER LEAGUE
Perry Kitchen started and played 90 minutes in Hearts’ 0-0 draw with Kilmarnock on Friday.
Bjorn Johnsen dressed but did not play for Hearts.
Emerson Hyndman played 90 minutes and provided AN ASSIST in Rangers’ 2-0 win over Partick Thistle on Saturday.
Matt Miazga started and played 27 minutes in Vitesse’s 1-0 loss to Excelsior on Saturday.
Desevio Payne did not dress in FC Groningen’s 5-1 win over PEC Zwolle on Sunday.
Shane O’Neill started and played 90 minutes in NAC Breda’s 2-1 loss to Helmond Sport on Friday.
Gedion Zelalem entered as a 68th minute substitute in VVV Venlo’s 2-1 win over RKC Waalwijk on Friday.
SWISS SUPER LEAGUE
Caleb Stanko started and played 63 minutes in FC Vaduz’s 1-0 loss to FC Sion on Saturday.