[AMERICANS ABROAD] Jozy Altidore (AZ), Sacha Kljestan (Anderlecht) and Oguchi Onyewu (Sporting Lisbon) were winners on Day 1 of the group stage of the Europa League. Altidore scored his sixth goal in eight games with a long-range blast for AZ in its 4-1 win over Malmo, while Kljestan assisted on Anderlecht's final goal in its win by the same score over AEK Athens. For the six Americans in action on Thursday...
Jozy Altidore (90 minutes, 1 goal), AZ, 4-1 vs. Malmo
Steve Cherundolo (90 minutes), Hannover, 0-0 vs. Standard Liege
Clint Dempsey(90 minutes), Fulham, 1-1 vs. FC Twente
Sacha Kljestan (90 minutes, 1 assist), Anderlecht, 4-1 vs. AEK Athens
Oguchi Onyewu (90 minutes), Sporting Lisbon, 2-0, at FC Zurich
Jonathan Spector (90 minutes), Birmingham, 1-3 vs. Braga