Freiburg promotes former U-20 Stanko to first team
[AMERICANS ABROAD] Former U.S. under-20 national team captain Caleb Stanko signed his first pro contract with German club
Freiburg. He just finished his third season with its reserve team and made his first appearance on the bench for a Bundesliga match in March.
Americans in Regionalliga, 2013-14:
GP/G PLAYER, TEAM
31/2 Caleb Stanko, Freiburg II
27/7 Joe Gyau, Hoffenheim II
25/11 Jann George,
Greuther Fürth II
25/5 Mario Rodriguez, Bor. M'Gladbach II
Julian Green, Bayern Munich II
14/2 Jerome Kiesewetter, Hertha Berlin II
6/0 David Yelldell, Bayer
4/0 Kainao Bailey, Bayer Leverkusen II
Note: Pro reserve teams only.
Stanko has made 49 Regionalliga (fourth division) appearances and scored two goals in three seasons of reserve team
play for Freiburg II. Freiburg finished 14th in the 18-team Bundesliga in 2013-14.
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