Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySoccer World 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
Dempsey rolls deuce, four other Yanks also score
by Paul Kennedy, April 7th, 2012 8:57PM

MOST READ
TAGS:  americans abroad

MOST COMMENTED

[AMERICANS ABROAD] Clint Dempsey scored his 14th and 15th EPL goals of the season -- and his first ever goal on a free kick (see video) -- as Fulham beat Bolton Wanderers, 3-0, on the road. Meanwhile, midfielder Michael Bradley scored his first Serie A goal to help Chievo Verona beat Catania, 3-2.  Joe Corona and DaMarcus Beasley scored in Mexico, and U-23 Tony Taylor scored his first goal since returning to Estoril in Portugal.

Dempsey's goals put him fifth in the EPL in scoring -- without the benefit of scoring from the penalty spot -- and give him 21 goals in all competitions.

Corona scored in Tijuana's 2-1 win over Atlante. Beasley scored the tying goal as Puebla rallied to beat Toluca 2-1. Elsewhere in Mexico, Jose Torres assisted on the lone goal in Pachuca's 1-0 win at UNAM.



Belgium (Jupiler League)
Mikkel Diskerud
(sub: 77 minutes), Gent, 0-2 vs. Genk
Sasha Kljestan
(90 minutes), Anderlecht, 0-0 at Standard Liege

Denmark (Superligaen)
Clarence Goodson
(90 minutes), Broendby, 1-3 at FC Copenhagen
Conor O'Brien (90 minutes, Sonderjyske, 1-0 vs. FC Nordsjaelland
Michael Parkhurst (90 minutes), FC Nordsjaelland, 1-1 at FC Midtjylland
Brad Rusin
(sub: 9 minutes), Koge, 1-4 at Lyngby

England (Premier League)
Clint Dempsey (90 minutes, 2 goals), Fulham, 3-0 vs. Bolton Wanderers
Brad Friedel (90 minutes), Tottenham, 0-0 at Sunderland
Tim Howard (90 minutes), Everton, 2-2 at Norwich City
Eric Lichaj (90 minutes), Aston Villa, 1-1 at Liverpool
Tim Ream (90 minutes), Bolton Wanderers, 0-3 at Fulham

England (League Championship)
Robbie Rogers (sub: 6 minutes), Leeds United, 0-2 at Reading

Germany (Bundesliga 1)
Timmy Chandler (90 minutes), Nuremberg, 2-2 at Freiburg
Fabian Johnson
(90 minutes), Hoffenheim, 2-1 at Kaiserslautern
Daniel Williams (90 minutes), Hoffenheim, 2-1 at Kaiserslautern
Andrew Wooten (sub: 27 minutes), Kaiserslautern, 1-2 vs. Hoffenheim

Germany (Bundesliga 2)
Matt Taylor (sub: 27 minutes), Paderborn, 2-2 vs. 1860 Munich

Italy (Serie A)
Michael Bradley (90 minutes, 1 goal), Chievo Verona, 3-2 vs. Catania

Mexico (Primera Division, Torneo Clausura)
DaMarcus Beasley (90 minutes, 1 goal), Puebla, 1-0 vs. Toluca
Edgar Castillo
(90 minutes), Tijuana, 2-1 vs. Atlante
Joe Benny Corona (69 minutes, 1 goal), Tijuana, 2-1 vs. Atlante
Michael Orozco
(90 minutes), San Luis, 2-3 vs. Chiapas
Jose Francisco Torres
(90 minutes, 1 assist, 1 yellow card), Pachuca, 1-0 at UNAM

Norway (Tippeligaen)
Steve Clark
, Honefoss, vs. Fredrikstad (Monday)
Ricardo Clark
, Stabaek, at Tromso (Monday)
Sean Cunningham, Stabaek, at Tromso (Monday)
Josh Gatt, Molde, vs. Brann (Monday)

Portugal (Liga Orangina)
Caleb Patterson-Sewell (90 minutes), Atletico CP, 2-0 at Penafiel
Tony Taylor (90 minutes, 1 goal), Estoril, 2-0 vs. Naval

Scotland (Premier League)
Carlos Bocanegra (90 minutes, 1 yellow card), Rangers, 3-1 vs. St. Mirren
Maurice Edu (90 minutes), Rangers, 3-1 vs. St. Mirren



1 comment
  1. Chris Hasbrouck
    commented on: April 9, 2012 at 2:39 p.m.
    Surprised Ream wasn't in the wall on Dempsey's free kick. Those guys in the wall were lifeless. Not one jumped up to try to block the kick.


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




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
Klinsmann: 'We did a lot of good stuff'    
The USA's 3-2 loss at Denmark on Wednesday gives Coach Jurgen Klinsmann's team a post-2014 World ...
TV Report: ESPN3 will air 120-plus NASL games    
ESPN3 will carry a minimum of 120 North American Soccer League games during the 2015 season, ...
Road to Russia: Heroics from U.S. collegians and prep star    
Heroics by a pair of former U.S. college goalkeepers highlighted the start of the long World ...
MLS Week 4: Vancouver loses Manneh for Timbers' match    
Vancouver will be without young Gambian star Kekuta Manneh for Saturday's Cascadia Cup game against Portland ...
French Guiana stuns Honduras in Gold Cup playoff    
Not so fast yet on that USA-Honduras match to open the Gold Cup. French Guiana, which ...
World Cup on ESPN garners six Sports Emmy nominations    
ESPN received six Sports Emmy Award nominations for its coverage of the 2014 World Cup from ...
Rewind: Breaking down the USA's late-game collapses    
The USA continued its recent trend of late collapses with the worst one of all, blowing ...
Video Pick: Too much celebration proves costly    
Players from Mozambique club Ferroviario Maputo celebrated so much after scoring against Zambia's K-Stars they weren't ...
What They're Saying: Jason Kreis    
"I'm a huge fan of Xavi Hernandez. I think he would be a huge player in ...
Tulsa brewer handcrafts Roughnecks Pale Ale    
The USL's Tulsa Roughnecks will offer Roughnecks Pale Ale, brewed by Tulsa-based craft brewer Marshall Brewing ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives