Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySoccer World DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America ClassifiedsGame Report
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
Jones' winning debut highlights Yanks' big weekend
by Paul Kennedy, January 23rd, 2011 5:36PM

MOST READ
TAGS:  americans abroad

MOST COMMENTED

[AMERICANS ABROAD] Jermaine Jones enjoyed a winning debut with surging Blackburn Rovers, Brad Friedel picked up a crucial shutout win for Aston Villa against EPL title-challenger Manchester City, and U.S. 2010 World Cup players Clint Dempsey (twice), Jonathan Spector and Edson Buddle all scored.

Jones and Paraguayan Roque Santa Cruz both impressed in their debuts for Blackburn, which moved into seventh place with the win.

Jones earned praised from Blackburn manager Steve Kean for his industrious performance.

"He's not even fully fit," said Kean, "but he's got everything."

English Premier League
Saturday:
Everton 2
West Ham 2
G Tim Howard-
Everton (90 minutes)
M Jonathan Spector-West Ham (90 minutes, 1 goal)

Fulham 2 Stoke City 0
F Clint Dempsey
-Fulham (90 minutes, 2 goals)
SA STORY & VIDEO

Aston Villa 1
Man. City 0

G Brad Friedel-Aston Villa (90 minutes)

Sunday:
Blackburn Rovers 2  West Bromwich 0
M Jermaine Jones-
Blackburn Rovers (90 minutes)

English League Championship
Saturday:
Reading 1 Hull City 1

G Brad Guzan-Hull City (90 minutes)

Sheffield United 1 Norwich City 2
D Zak Whitbread
-Norwich City (85 minutes)

Germany (Bundesliga 1)
Friday:
Hamburg 1 Eintracht Frankfurt 0

CB Ricardo Clark-Ein. Frankfurt (90 minutes)

Saturday:
Hannover 96 0 Schalke 04 1
RB Steve Cherundolo-
Hannover 96 (90 minutes)

Sunday:
Bor. M'Gladbach 1
Bayer Leverkusen 3
CM Michael Bradley-
Bor. M'Gladbach (sub: 5 minutes)

Germany (Bundesliga 2)
Friday:
FC Ingolstadt 1 Duisburg 1
F Edson Buddle-
FC Ingolstadt (88 minutes, 1 goal)
SA STORY & VIDEO

Saturday:
Alemania Aachen 4 Karlsruhe 2

G Luis Robles-Karlsruhe (90 minutes)

Mexico (First Division)
Saturday:
Guadalajara 0 San Luis 0

LB Miguel Ponce-Guadalajara (90 minutes)

Monterrey 1 Atlante 0
M Sonny Guadarrama
-Atlanta (sub: 10 minutes)

Santos 1 Pachuca 1

M Jose Francisco Torres-Pachuca (sub: 5 minutes)

Sunday:
Club America 1 Tigres
2
LB Jonathan Bornstein-Tigres (54 minutes)

Netherlands (Eredivisie Division)
Sunday:
FC Groningen 1 FC Twente 2
LB Oguchi Onyewu-
FC Twente (90 minutes)

Scottish (Premier League)
Hearts 1 Rangers 0
CM Maurice Edu-Rangers (74 minutes)



0 comments
  1. Brian Herbert
    commented on: January 24, 2011 at 5:04 p.m.
    Clint is having a career-making year, he deserves it with his work ethic, the guy just plays full tilt. Following his World Cup performance with this Fulham season, and with his contributions being key to Fulham pulling further away from the relegation zone, I hope to see him get more attention in the European football press (U.S. press too, unfortunately NFL playoffs made his brace unlikely to garner mention this weekend).


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: Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer    
"Our newest soccer champions represent an opportunity for New York to recognize that heroes and role ...
ICYMI | MLS: The wait for Pirlo ends    
Is one of the greatest Italian players in history worth a reported $9 million over 18 ...
Average attendance down at Canada 2015    
While the total attendance of 1,353,506 for the 2015 Women's World Cup in Canada set a ...
TV Report: BeIN Sports draws 1.5 million viewers for Copa America final    
BeIN Sports averaged more than 1.5 million total viewers on its two networks for the Argentina-Chile ...
MLS Power Rankings: Sporting KC retains first place    
Sporting Kansas City kept the top spot in Soccer America's MLS  Power Rankings after sitting out ...
Scouting Report: USA opens against reshaped Catrachos    
The USA begins its Gold Cup title defense against a familiar foe, Honduras, in the second ...
2015 Gold Cup Schedule    
The 2015 Gold Cup opens with a Haiti-Panama and USA-Honduras doubleheader in Group A on Tuesday ...
TV Report: One World Sports to air weekly NASL game    
The NASL has entered into a multiyear agreement with One World Sports to air an NASL ...
What They're Saying: English FA    
"Our lionesses go back to being mothers, partners and daughters today, but they have taken on ...
Video Pick: Brazilian sent off for jumping the gun    
Here's the kind of ejection you don't see very often: Santos midfielder Geuvanio got a yellow ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives