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Brooks scores in first Bundesliga match
by Paul Kennedy, August 10th, 2013 6:01PM
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TAGS:  americans abroad, germany, men's national team


[AMERICANS ABROAD]  John Anthony Brooks, who is expected to get his first call-up to the U.S. national team, scored in his Bundesliga debut, striking through a maze of players on the second goal in promoted Hertha Berlin's 6-1 win over Eintracht Frankfurt. Neither Fabian Johnson nor Timmy Chandler played on the opening day of the German first division season.

Friday ...

Gold Cup champions Joe Corona and Edgar Castillo started in Tijuana's 2-0 win over UNAM in Mexico's Liga MX. Their Friday match should allow them to make the trip to Bosnia for Wednesday's U.S. friendly in Sarajevo. Bobby Wood, another player expected to get a call-up, started in 1860 Munich's 2-1 win at Fortuna Duesseldorf.

Austria (Bundesliga)
Terrence Boyd, Rapid Vienna, vs. Austria Vienna (Sunday)

Belgium (Jupiler League)
Sacha Kljestan, Anderlecht, vs. Gent (Sunday)

Brazil (Campeonato Brasileiro)
Freddy Adu, Bahia, vs. Gremio (Sunday)

Denmark (Superligaen)
Babajide Ogunbiyi (90 minutes), Viborg, 2-2 vs. Brondby
Conor O'Brien, FC Nordsjaelland, vs. FC Copenhagen (Sunday)

England (League Championship)
Eric Lichaj (90 minutes, 1 yellow card), Nottingham Forest, 1-0 at Blackburn Rovers
Danny Williams (sub: 5 minutes), Reading, 1-1 at Bolton Wanderers
Stuart Holden (DNP), Bolton Wanderers, 1-1 vs. Reading
Will Packwood, Birmingham City, 1-0 at Yeovil Town
Tim Ream (DNP), Bolton Wanderers, 1-1 vs. Reading
Jonathan Spector, Birmingham City, 1-0 at Yeovil Town
Zak Whitbread, Leicester City, vs. Leeds United (Sunday)

Finland (Veikkausliiga)
Mike Banner (45 minutes), FF Jaro, 0-0 at JJK Jyvaskyla
Giuseppe Funicello (90 minutes, 1 yellow card), FF Jaro, 0-0 at JJK Jyvaskyla
Jonathan Okafor, MYPA, at KPS (Sunday)
Jordan Seabrook, VPS, vs FC Lahti (Sunday)
Karsten Smith, VPS, vs FC Lahti (Sunday)
Etchu Tabe, KuPS, vs. MYPA (Sunday)

France (Ligue 1)
Alejandro Bedoya (DNP), Nantes, 2-0 vs. Bastia

Germany (Bundesliga 1)
John Brooks (90 minutes, 1 goal), Hertha Berlin, 6-1 vs. Eintracht Frankfurt
Timmy Chandler (DNP), Nuremberg, 2-2 at Hoffenheim
Steven Cherundolo (DNP), Hannover 96, 2-0 vs. Wolfsburg
Fabian Johnson (DNP), Hoffenheim, 2-2 vs. Nuremberg
Michael Parkhurst (DNP), Augsburg, 0-4 vs. Bor. Dortmund
David Yelldell (DNP), Bayer Leverkusen, 3-1 vs. Freiburg
Jermaine Jones, Schalke 04, vs. Hamburg (Sunday)

Brooks Goal:

Germany (Bundesliga 2)
Alfredo Morales (90 minutes), Ingolstadt FC, 0-2 vs. Karlsruhe
Bobby Wood (58 minutes), 1860 Munich, 2-1 at Fortuna Duesseldorf
Andrew Wooten, Sandhausen, vs. Energie Cottbus (Sunday)

Mexico (Liga MX, Apertura)
Edgar Castillo (90 minutes), 2-0 vs. UNAM
Joe Corona (90 minutes), 2-0 vs. UNAM
Greg Garza (sub: 8 minutes), 2-0 vs. UNAM
Jose Torres (90 minutes), Tigres, 3-1 vs. Monterrey
Paul Arriola (DNP), Tijuana, 2-0 vs. UNAM
Herculez Gomez (DNP), 2-0 vs. UNAM
Jonathan Bornstein (DNP), Tigres, 3-1 vs. Monterrey
Alonso Hernandez (DNP), Monterrey, 1-3 at Tigres
DaMarcus Beasley, Puebla, vs. Veracruz (Sunday)
Michael Orozco Fiscal, Puebla, vs. Veracruz (Sunday)

Netherlands (Eredivisie)
Aron Johannsson, AZ, vs. Ajax (Sunday)

Norway (Tippeligaen)
Steve Clark, Honefoss, at Haugesund (Sunday)
Josh Gatt, Molde, at Sogndal (Sunday)
Mix Diskerud, Rosenborg-no game.

Sweden (Allsvenskan)
Brian Span (DNP), Djurgarden, 0-3 at Brommapojkarna

1 comment
    commented on: August 12, 2013 at 9:39 a.m.
    Anyone know why Bayern at Stuttgart got postponed?

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