Johannsson hits 20-goal mark for AZ
[AMERICANS ABROAD] It's not the end of January, and Aron Johannsson has already reached the 20-goal mark for the season,
scoring for defending champion AZ in its 2-0 win at Roda JC in the Dutch Cup quarterfinals.
Most Goals, Americans in Europe:
G PLAYER (TEAM, SEASON)
31 Jozy Altidore (AZ, 2012-13)
23 Clint Dempsey
20 Michael Bradley (Heerenveen, 2007-08)
20 Aron Johannsson (AZ, 2013-14)
19 Jozy Altidore (AZ, 2011-12)
18 Aron Johannsson (AGF/AZ, 2012-13)
Stewart (Willem II, 1990-91)
17 Terrence Boyd (Rapid Vienna, 2012-13)
*Records in non-league games unavailable.
Johannsson, who scored in the 59th minute, now leads the KNVB Beker with six goals this season. the Icelandic-American has scored in all three cup games this season. Jozy Altidore scored in all six AZ games last season (eight goals overall) to give Americans goals in AZ's last nine cup matches.
Johannsson has scored
in every competition AZ is entered in this season. He also has 12 goals in the Eredivisie and one each in the Dutch Super Cup and Europa League.
For the second game in a row, teenager Paul Arriola scored for Tijuana farm team Dorados in their 3-1 win over top-level Estudiantes. Fellow American
Alejandro Guido came off the bench in the game played in the Dorados' home city of Culiacan.
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