Claudio Reyna scored both goals in Rangers' 2-0 win against Livingston in Scottish League action while John O'Brien tallied a pivotal goal for Ajax in its 4-1 win against Willem II in the Dutch Honor
Division. Kasey Keller, Joe-Max Moore and Gregg Berhalter, meanwhile, remain on the sidelines in England. Scotland Claudio Reyna, Rangers
(PL) Started (69 min.) vs. Livingston
(2-0). Reyna scored both goals for Rangers, which pulled within seven points of Celtic at the top of the standings.
In the 23rd minute, Claudio Cannigia cut a ball back into the penalty area for
the trailing Reyna who "provided a measured finish which gave the home side's new goalkeeper, Nick Culkin, no chance of making a save," according to a game report from ESPN's Soccernet.
scoring, Reyna lifted his jersey to reveal a T-shirt with the initials "FDNY," to honor New York's Fire Department and all those affected by the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.
"It was the third
game I have worn this T-shirt so I was under some pressure to score," he explained. "I am just glad I managed it this time. I grew up within 20 miles of New York, as did my wife, and this was just
something I wanted to do.
"I could have picked out any one of the organizations and brave people who have been involved in trying to get everything back together. I have not been back to New York
yet, since it happened, but I keep in contact and know what's going on."
Reyna added another goal in the 59th minute by converting a rebound of Shota Arveladze's shot. England Jovan
Kirovski, Crystal Palace
(D1) Started (90 min.) vs. Norwich City (3-2). Gregg Berhalter, Crystal Palace (D1) DNP vs. Norwich City (3-2). Ian Feuer, Derby County (PL - on loan from Wimbledon)
DNP vs. Chelsea (1-1). Brad Friedel, Blackburn (PL) vs. Leicester City, Monday. Kasey Keller, Tottenham (PL) DNP vs. Middlesbrough (2-1). Joe-Max Moore, Everton (PL) DNP vs. Newcastle (1-3).
Moore was not an active reserve for the game. France
David Regis, Metz (D1) DNP vs. Lille (0-2). Germany
Steve Cherundolo, Hannover (D2) vs. SVW Mannheim, Monday. Conor
Casey, Hannover (D2 - on loan from Borussia Dortmund) vs. SVW Mannheim, Monday. Cory Gibbs, St. Pauli
(D1) Started (90 min.) vs. Stuttgart. Frankie Hejduk, Bayer Leverkusen (D1) DNP -
injured vs. 1860 Munich (4-1). Tony Sanneh, Nuremberg (D1) DNP - injured vs. Hertha Berlin (1-3). A hamstring strain suffered last week caused Sanneh to miss this match against his former club.
Netherlands John O'Brien, Ajax
(HD) Started (90 min.) vs. Willem II (4-1). O'Brien broke a 1-1 deadlock with a 72nd-minute goal and his teammates added tallies in the 80th minute and
88th minute as insurance. Earnie Stewart, NAC (HD) no game scheduled. Chile Jonny Walker
, Universidad Catolica (D1) Started (90 min.) vs. San Felipe (1-0). The U.S. keeper's
team remains in third place, three points behind leader Santiago Wanderers.