Join Now  | 
Home About Contact Us Privacy & Security Advertise
Soccer America Daily Soccer World Daily Special Edition Around The Net Soccer Business Insider College Soccer Reporter Youth Soccer Reporter Soccer on TV Soccer America Classifieds Game Report
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalk Soccer America Confidential Youth Soccer Insider World Cup Watch
RSS Feeds Archives Manage Subscriptions Subscribe
Order Current Issue Subscribe Manage My Subscription Renew My Subscription Gift Subscription
My Account Join Now
Tournament Calendar Camps & Academies Soccer Glossary Classifieds
Altidore scores in Dutch debut
by Paul Kennedy, August 5th, 2011 5:33PM
Subscribe to Soccer America Daily

MOST READ
TAGS:  americans abroad, belgium, norway

MOST COMMENTED

[AMERICANS ABROAD]Jozy Altidore scored 15 minutes after coming on as a substitute in his debut for AZ, a 3-1 winner over PSV in their Dutch Eredivisie opener. Timothy Chandler (who dropped out of the U.S. squad against Mexico when it was reported he was nursing a knee injury) and Jermaine Jones were the only Americans to start on Saturday's opening day in the Bundesliga. Former U.S. U-20 and U-17 keeper Quentin Westberg started for Evian in its Ligue 1 debut in France but let in a clanger that allowed host Brest to get back in their game that ended 2-2. Mikkel Diskerud scored for Stabaek in Norway, and Sacha Kljestan hit from the penalty spot for Anderlecht in the Belgian club's first win of the season. For video of Altidore's goal and more on Americans abroad ...

Belgium (Jupiler League)
Sasha Kljestan (90 minutes, 1 goal), Anderlecht, 3-1 vs. Mechelen (Friday)

Czech Republic (Gambrinus liga)
Stefan Jerome(sub: 12 minutes), Sigma Olomouc, 3-0 vs. Banik Ostrava (Saturday)

Denmark (Superligaen)
Clarence Goodson (90 minutes), Broendby, 1-2 at OB (Sunday)
Conor O'Brien(sub: 19 minutes), Sonderjysk, 3-1 vs. AGF Aarhus (Saturday)
Michael Parkhurst
(90 minutes), FC Nordsjaelland, 2-1 vs. Silkeborg (Sunday)
Chris Rolfe (80 minutes), AaB Aalborg, 3-3 at Horsens (Saturday)
Brad Rusin (90 minutes), Koge, 2-4 vs. FC Copenhagen (Sunday)

Finland (Veikkausliiga)
Giuseppe Funicello (sub: 12 minutes), Mariehamn, 0-1 vs. VPS (Sunday)
Mason Trafford (90 minutes), Mariehamn, 0-1 vs. VPS (Sunday)
Josh Wicks (90 minutes), Mariehamn, 0-1 vs. VPS (Sunday)

France (Ligue 1)
Carlos Bocanegra (90 minutes), St. Etienne, 2-1 at Bordeaux (Sunday)
Quentin Westberg (90 minutes), Evian, 2-2 at Brest (Saturday)

Germany (Bundesliga 1)
Timothy Chandler (90 minutes), Nuremberg, 0-0 at Hertha Berlin (Saturday)
Jermaine Jones
(90 minutes), Schalke 04, 0-3 at VfB Stuttgart (Saturday)

Germany (Bundesliga 2)
Edson Buddle (sub: 8 minutes), FC Ingolstadt, 1-4 at Fortuna Duesseldorf (Friday)
Matt Taylor
(68 minutes), Paderborn, 0-3 at Union Berlin (Friday)

Mexico (Primera Division, Torneo Apertura)
Daniel Antunez, Estudiantes Tecos, at Tigres (Sunday, 7 pm ET)
DaMarcus Beasley (90 minutes), Puebla, 1-2 vs. Jaguares (Sunday)
Jonathan Bornstein
, Tigres, vs. Estudiantes Tecos (Sunday, 7 pm ET)
Joe Benny Corona (88 minutes), Tijuana, 3-1 at Santos (Saturday)
Herculez Gomez, Estudiantes Tecos, at Tigres (Sunday, 7 pm ET)

Netherlands (Eredivisie)
Jozy Altidore, AZ (sub: 25 minutes, 1 goal), 3-1 vs. PSV (Sunday)

Altidore goal:


Norway (Tippeligaen)
Mikkel Diskerud(90 minutes, 1 goal), Stabaek, 2-1 at Fredrikstad (Friday)
Josh Gatt (90 minutes, 1 goal), Molde, 2-1 at Start (Thursday)
Josh Gatt (90 minutes), Molde, 1-3 at Rosenborg (Sunday)

Russia (Super League)
Eugene Starikov (21 minutes), Tom Tomsk, 0-2 at Anzhi Makhachkala (Saturday)

Sweden (Allsvenskanliga)
Alejandro Bedoya (90 minutes), Orebro, 4-0 vs. Hacken (Sunday)



0 comments
  1. Roger Sokol
    commented on: August 8, 2011 at 4:53 p.m.
    Great to see Jozy get off to a good start. I've high hopes that playing in the Eriedivisie will help him start realizing the potential we all know he has. AZ Alkmaar seems like a really good fit for him -- likely to get playing time AND help developing.

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




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
Chicago Magic's Sabbi signs with Spain's Las Palmas    
Emmanuel Sabbi, an 18-year-old Chicago Magic PSG forward who has been a regular with the U.S. ...
U.S. Abroad: U-20s Sabbi and Vom Steeg head to Europe    
The exodus of college or college-bound players to Europe continues as two U.S. under-20 national team ...
Video Pick: Christian Pulisic scores in friendly    
In Borussia Dortmund's final friendly before the 2016-17 Bundesliga season kickoff this weekend, 17-year-old American Christian ...
Video Pick: Top 10 long-distance Messi goals    
After Lionel Messi opened his 2016-17 La Liga account with two long-range goals in Barcelona's 6-2 ...
CCL: Three MLS clubs in action this week    
The slumping Vancouver Whitecaps have a chance to put themselves in a position to take command ...
MLS Business: LAFC inks naming-rights deal for stadium    
Los Angeles FC has signed a naming-rights deal with Banc of California for its new stadium. ...
This week in women's college soccer    
As a result of U.S. Soccer's move to have players skip the 2016 women's college season ...
USL Rewind: Red Bulls II take control of Eastern Conference    
A solid lead for Red Bulls II, a record shutout streak by Rio Grande Valley FC, ...
U.S. Abroad: Nifty assist marks Johnsen's Hearts debut    
Bjorn Maars Johnsen, whose debut with Scottish club Hearts was held up by his former Bulgarian ...
Report: MLS eyes Wayne Rooney, per Paulson    
Portland owner Merritt Paulson told British journalists on an MLS press tour in Seattle that the ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives