[AMERICANS ABROAD] Christen Press scored both goals to give Swedish club Tyreso a 2-1 win over visiting Paris St. Germain in the first leg of their round-of-32 series in the UEFA Champions League. The game, played in front of a sellout crowd of 3,327, featured six Americans.
Press, who leads in the Swedish Damallsvenskan with 21 goals in 19 games, scored goals sandwiched around a strike from PSG captain Sabrina Delannoy.
Ashlyn Harris, Ali Krieger and Meghan Klingenbergalso started for Tyreso, while Tobin Heathstarted and teen Lindsey Horan was a late sub for PSG.
Megan Rapinoe came off the bench for 2011 and 2012 champion Lyon in its 4-0 win at FC Twente.
Nick Ashley, on loan from Sky Blue FC, and Amy Barczuk started for Russian club Zorky in its 2-1 win over Iceland's Thor/KA. Tahnai Annis and Kayla Grimsley started for Thor/KA.