Americans Abroad Saturday Rewind: Wooten, Johnsen, Williams and more

Americans Abroad Saturday Rewind: Wooten, Johnsen, Williams and more


Americans Abroad Saturday Rewind: Wooten, Johnsen, Williams and more


Two strikers on the outside of the U.S. Men’s National Team picture remain in fine form.

Both Andrew Wooten and Bjorn Johnsen found the back of the net yet again, as the two strikers continued their recent hot-streak. Wooten’s finish, which came in a 3-1 win over Nurnberg, was the Sandhausen’s eighth in 10 games.

Johnsen’s streak isn’t as prolonged, but the Hearts striker is certainly finding his stride. The Norwegian-American forward has now scored five in eight games, with the most recent finish helping guide Hearts in a 2-2 draw with Ross County.

Saturday certainly wasn’t all positive for Americans Abroad, with a Danny Williams red card headlining what was a disappointing day for several players. William Yarbrough was also one left disappointed, as the goalkeeper played 90 minutes in a loss to Jose Torres in Tigres that saw Club Leon knocked out in Liga MX’s semifinals.

Elsewhere, Christian Pulisic and Fabian Johnson each earned late appearances in a resounding Borussia Dortmund win while John Brooks helped Hertha Berlin earn a narrow 2-1 win over Wolfsburg.

Here’s a closer look at Saturday’s Americans Abroad:

Christian Pulisic and Fabian Johnson entered as 78th minute substitutes in Borussia Dortmund’s 4-1 win over Borussia Monchengladbach.

John Brooks started and played 90 minutes in Hertha Berlin’s 3-2 win over Wolfsburg.

Aron Johannson dressed but did not play while Alfredo Morales did not dress in Werder Bremen’s 2-1 win over Ingolstadt.

Terrence Boyd did not dress in RB Leipzig’s 2-1 win over Schalke.

Geoff Cameron did not dress in Stoke City’s 2-0 win over Burnley. (Cameron is injured)

Lynden Gooch did not dress in Sunderland’s 2-1 win over Leicester. (Gooch is injured)

Cameron Carter-Vickers dressed but did not play in Tottenham’s 5-0 win over Bob Bradley and Swansea City.

Gedion Zelalem did not dress in Arsenal’s 5-1 win over West Ham.

William Yarbrough started and played 90 minutes while Jose Torres entered as a 90th minute substitute in Tigres’ 2-1 win over Leon. Miguel Ibarra and Luis Silva did not dress.

Gboly Ariyibi started and played 90 minutes in Chesterfield’s 5-0 loss to Wycombe Wanderers.

Jonathan Spector did not dress in Birmingham City’s 3-0 loss to Barnsley.

Danny Williams started and earned a RED CARD while Tim Ream started and played 90 minutes in Fulham’s 5-0 win over Reading.

Matt Miazga entered as a 90th minute substitute in Vitesse’s 3-1 win over PEC Zwolle

Bjorn Johnsen started and scored A GOAL while Perry Kitchen started and played 90 minutes in Hearts’s 2-2 draw with Ross County.

Caleb Stanko dressed but did not play in FC Vaduz’s 3-0 loss to Lucerne.

Andrew Wooten started and scored A GOAL in Sandhausen’s 3-1 win over Nurnberg.

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