Michael Bradley didn’t let his US/Mexico disappearance get to him and continued his scoring ways for Heerenveen. This time, the 20 year old halted PSV’s dominance of the Frisians with a 52nd minute equalizer. It’s 17th goal overall, 13th in Eredivisie play. See below…
Danny Szetela – newly loaned out to Brescia of the Serie B – looked decent in the last 10 minutes of a 4-2 Brescia comeback win.
Oguchi Onyewu played all 90 minutes in a Standard Liege shutout of Rosealare. Unfortunately, Liege couldn’t find any offensive production either. 0-0 tie.
Not one American started for Fulhamerica in a 1-0 loss to Middlesbrough. Brian McBride and Clint Dempsey did get in. Dempsey after the break, McBride with 30 minutes to go. Kasey Keller sat on the bench, but is back and ready for selection. Eddie Johnson apparently got into a reserve game a couple days ago and scored in a 3-0 win.
Timmy Howard won the battle of the American goalies as Everton beat Marcus Hahnemann‘s Reading 1-0 and put them into the relegation zone. Bobby Convey was not selected.
Benny Feilhaber was not selected for Derby’s ass-whooping at the hands of Tottenham. Eddie Lewis is out injured.
Jonathan Spector was a last-minute sub for West Ham United in their 1-1 tie with Birmingham City.
Johann Smith wasn’t selected for Bolton’s 1-0 loss to Portsmouth.
Matt Pickens was on the bench for QPR’s 3-2 triumph over Southampton. He didn’t play.
Jay DeMerit was not in the line-up for Watford’s 2-1 win over Ipswich.
Fullback Zak Whitbread went all 90 minutes for Millwall in a 2-0 loss to Nottingham Forest.
Jemal Johnson got on for the last 5 minutes in a MK Dons’ 1-1 tie with Rotherham.
Steve Cherundolo started at fullback in Hannover 96’s 2-2 tie with Karlsruhe. Sal Zizzo was on the bench, but didn’t see any time.
Bryan Arguez wasn’t selected for Hertha Berlin’s squad and Preston Zimmerman didn’t make the Hamburg squad.
Greg Dalby wasn’t selected for Charleroi’s game versus Sint Truiden.