It’s a busy midweek for Americans Abroad with plenty at stake for two U.S. Men’s National Team centerbacks.
Matt Miazga and Vitesse push for a spot in the Europa League next season in Tuesday’s playoff match against FC Utrecht. Tuesday’s clash is the first of a two-legged set with the winner earning a spot in the Europa League’s second qualifying round.
John Brooks and Wolfsburg, meanwhile, look to stave off relegation in the Bundesliga. Recently back from injury, Brooks will look to help Wolfsburg past Holstein Kiel, who are pushing for promotion from the 2. Bundesliga.
Here’s a closer look at this week’s Americans Abroad:
EREDIVISIE EUROPA PLAYOFFS
Matt Miazga and Vitesse face FC Utrecht on Tuesday.
John Brooks and Wolfsburg face Holstein Kiel on Thursday.
Jorge Villafana and Santos Laguna face Toluca on Thursday in the first leg of the Clausura Final.
Brendan Hines-Ike and Orebro face Djurgardens IF on Thursday.