Midfielder Michael Bradley
was left out of Borussia Moenchengladbach's lineup for the third straight game. Among the few highlights for
Americans abroad last weekend came from goalkeepers in England. ENGLAND. Brad Friedel
helped Aston Villa down Portsmouth, 2-0, in Villa's third
straight game without conceding a goal. Villa is in fifth place. Fellow keeper Tim Howard
helped Everton to a 3-0 win over Blackburn in the Toffees' second win of the season and first
shutout in five games. Everton is 13th place.
Striker Jozy Altidore
made his first start of the season for Hull and played 64 minutes as it fell 1-0 to Birmingham. Hull
is in second-to-last place. Fulham, whose Clint Dempsey
played 62 minutes, lost, 2-1, to Birmingham and fell to 14th place. GERMANY.
on the bench, Borussia M'Gladbach fell, 4-2, to Hoffenheim, giving up two goals after equalizing in the 86th minute. Right back Steve Cherundolo
the full 90 and was yellow-carded in Hannover's 1-1 tie with Borussia Dortmund. Gladbach and Hannover are in 10th and 12th place, respectively.
In the second division, Kenny
played 81 minutes and was cautioned in 1860 Munich's 2-0 loss to Alemania Aachen. Matt Taylor
played the final 18 minutes for FSV Frankfurt's 2-0 in loss to Karlsruhe.
Keeper David Yeldell
played 90 minutes for TUS Koblenz in a 1-1 tie with FC Union Berlin. SCOTLAND.
Neither Maurice Edu
dressed for Rangers' 0-0 draw with Kilmarnock. ITALY. Oguchi Onyewu
stayed on AC Milan's bench for a 1-0 win over
Bologna. FRANCE. Carlos Bocanegra
went the distance for Rennes in a 4-0 win over Grenoble. Charlie Davies
also went the distance, for Sochaux, which
lost, 5-2, to Valenciennes . MEXICO.
Midfielder Jose Francisco Torres
played 73 minutes in Pachuca's 3-1 loss loss to Monterrey. San Luis defender
went the distance in San Luis' 4-2 loss to Cruz Azul. Also seeing a full 90 was Tigres' Edgar Castillo
, in a scoreless tie with Indios, whose
played the final two minutes. NORWAY.
Keeper Troy Perkins
helped Valerenga beat Lyn, 4-1.
Midfield Alejandro Bedoya
played 90 for Orebro SK in a 3-1 win over Kalmar FF.