2. AMERICANS ABROAD: Reyna joins 100 club
Claudio Reyna's appearance in Manchester City's 3-1 win over Fulham
marked the former U.S. captain's 100th English Premier League game. He joins
goalkeepers Brad Friedel and Kasey Keller, and forward Brian
McBride in the group of Americans who have hit the century mark in England's
Reyna started his pro career in Germany in 1994 and played 74 games for First
Division Bayer Leverkusen and VfL Wolfsburg. He joined Glasgow Rangers in 1999
and made 64 Scottish Premier League appearances before moving the English
Premier League's Sunderland, where he played two seasons before joining his
current club Manchester City, in 2003.
In the win over Fulham, for which McBride and Carlos Bocanegra played the
first half, Reyna gave one of his better performances on the season.
English Premier League 100 Club (Americans)
Name (clubs) Career Premier League stats
Brad Friedel (Blackburn, Liverpool) 222 games/1 goal
Kasey Keller (Southampton, Tottenham, Leicester) 188/0
Brian McBride (Fulham, Everton) 105 /26
Claudio Reyna (Manchester City, Sunderland/15th) 100/7.
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