Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America Classifieds
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
Lichaj makes first EPL start, Cherundolo hurt
by Paul Kennedy, December 11th, 2010 10:15PM

MOST READ

MOST COMMENTED

[AMERICANS ABROAD] Eric Lichaj made his first English Premier League start in Aston Villa's 2-1 win over West Bromwich Albion on Saturday that ended its four-game losing streak, while Steve Cherundolo, another U.S. right back, was taken off with a knee injury midway through Hannover 96's 2-1 win over VfB Stuttgart.

Lichaj, the 21-year-old right back out of Chicago, had previously made two EPL appearances off the bench. The win left Villa in 14th place.

All the other Americans in EPL action on Saturday play on teams lower in the standings than Aston Villa.

An update on the status of Cherundolo, the Hannover 96 captain, was not immediately available.

Americans Abroad
Belgium (Jupiler League)
Sunday:
Anderlecht 0 Lokeren 0
Sacha Kljestan-
Anderlecht (55 minutes)

English Premier League
Sunday:
Bolton Wanderers 2 Blackburn Rovers 1
Stuart Holden-
Bolton Wanderers (90 minutes, 1 goal)

Saturday:
Aston Villa 2 West Bromwich 1

Brad Friedel-Aston Villa (90 minutes)
Eric Lichaj-Aston Villa (90 minutes)

Fulham 0 Sunderland 0
Clint Dempsey-Fulham (90 minutes)
Eddie Johnson-Fulham (sub: 19 minutes)

West Ham 1 Man. City 3
Jonathan Spector-West Ham (90 minutes)

Everton 0 Wigan 0
Tim Howard-Everton (90 minutes)

English League Championship
Saturday:
Bristol City 0 Derby County 0

Conor Doyle-Derby County (5 minutes)

France (Ligue 1)
Sunday:
Monaco 0 St. Etienne 2
Carlos Bocanegra-
St. Etienne (90 minutes)

Germany (Bundesliga 1)
Sunday:
Freiburg 3 Bor. M'Gladbach 0
Michael Bradley-
Bor. M'Gladbach (90 minutes)

Friday:
Hannover 96 2 VfB Stuttgart 1
Steve Cherundolo-
Hannover 96 (22 minutes)

Germany (Bundesliga 2)
Sunday:
Karlsruhe 1 Arminia Bielefeld 0
Luis Robles
-Karlsruhe (90 minutes)



0 comments
  1. Philippe Fontanelli
    commented on: December 13, 2010 at 1:03 p.m.
    Not to nag and harp on Bradley....but look at difference between him and Holden week after week.


Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
What They're Saying: Greg Maas    
"I'll tell you straightaway, it was a dream come true." -- Utah Valley men's coach Greg ...
Who laughs last after transfer deadline?    
[SOCIAL MEDIA ROUNDUP] As the transfer deadline came and went, hundreds of millions changed hands, players ...
Soccer America Power Rankings    
[MLS: Week 25] FC Dallas held the top spot despite its unbeaten streak ending at 10 ...
Charlotte's playoff hopes dented with draw    
[USL PRO: Week 25] The Charlotte Eagles didn't do its playoff hopes any good as it ...
Defoe will stay at Toronto FC    
[MLS SPOTLIGHT] So much for those stories of Jermain Defoe leaving Toronto FC. Monday's transfer deadline ...
A 'no-look' finish from Brazilian in Bundesliga    
[VIDEO PICK: Golazo] Hoffenheim's Roberto Firmino had a splendid first touch to settle a chipped through ...
What They're Saying: Javier Hernandez    
"To wear this jersey is a dream come true for any player in the world. Everyone ...
HSV's Beiersdorfer: Green and Holtby are 'great players'    
[AMERICANS ABROAD] Julian Green is officially a member of German Bundesliga club Hamburg, completing the move ...
Five MLS players are called up    
[CENTRAL AMERICAN CUP] Thirteen players based in U.S. leagues -- five in MLS, six in the ...
Three big storylines to follow in Czech Republic-USA    
[CZECH REPUBLIC-USA] Jurgen Klinsmann will send out the youngest team of his tenure as U.S. national ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives