Beasley torments Chivas, Gomez scores, Bradley debuts in Italy

[AMERICANS ABROAD] DaMarcus Beasley drew two red cards -- one that led to a penalty kick after he beat four defenders -- as Puebla shocked Guadalajara, 4-1, at the Jalisco Stadium in Mexican league action on Saturday night.

The next afternoon, Herculez Gomez scored in stoppage time for Estudiantes Tecos' second goal in its 2-0 win at Tijuana.

Edson Buddle scored two first-half goals to lead FC Ingolstadt to a 4-2 win over Dinamo Dresden in the German Bundesliga 2 in Friday.

Michael Bradley made his Italian Serie A debut for Chievo Verona, coming on as a late sub its 2-1 loss at Parma.

Josh Gatt started for Norwegian Tippeligaen leader Molde in its 1-0 win at Fredrikstad.

Also in first place are Sasha Kljestan (Anderlecht tied with Club Bruges in Belgium), Jozy Altidore (AZ tied with TC Twente in the Netherlands) and Carlos Bocanegra and Maurice Edu (Rangers with a four-point lead over Celtic in Scotland after its 4-2 win in Sunday's Old Firm derby).

Belgium (Jupiler League)
Sasha Kljestan
(90 minutes), Anderlecht, 1-0 at Gent (Sunday)

Denmark (SAS Ligaen)
Clarence Goodson (90 minutes, 1 yellow card), Brondby, 0-2 at FC Nordsjaelland (Sunday)
Conor O'Brien (74 minutes), Sonderjysk, 0-2 at FC Midtjylland (Sunday)
Michael Parkhurst
(90 minutes, 1 yellow card), FC Nordsjaelland, 2-0 vs. Brondby (Sunday)
Chris Rolfe (63 minutes), AaB Aalborg, 0-2 at FC Copenhagen (Sunday)

England (Premier League)
Clint Dempsey (90 minutes), Fulham, 2-2 vs. Manchester City (Sunday)
Brad Friedel (90 minutes), Tottenham, 4-0 vs. Liverpool (Sunday)
Tim Howard (90 minutes), Everton, 3-1 vs. Wigan (Saturday)

Fulham-Manchester City (Dempsey assist)



England (League Championship)
Robbie Findley (sub: 30 minutes), Nottingham Forest, 1-2 vs. Derby County (Saturday)
Jonathan Spector (73 minutes), Birmingham City, 1-4 vs. Southampton (Sunday)

Finland (Veikkausliiga)
Mason Trafford, Mariehamn, at FC Haka (Monday)
Josh Wicks, Mariehamn, at FC Haka (Monday)

Germany (Bundesliga 1)
Timothy Chandler (90 minutes), Nuremberg, 1-1 vs. Werder Bremen (Saturday)
Daniel Williams (85 minutes), Hoffenheim, 3-1 vs. Wolfsburg (Saturday)

Germany (Bundesliga 2)
Edson Buddle (89 minutes, 2 goals), FC Ingolstadt, 4-2 vs. Dinamo Dresden (Friday)
Luis Robles, Karlsruhe, vs. St. Pauli (Monday)

 Italy (Serie A)
Michael Bradley (sub: 12 minutes), Chievo, 1-2 at Parma (Sunday)

Mexico (Primera Division, Torneo Apertura)
DaMarcus Beasley (90 minutes), Puebla, 4-1 at Guadalajara (Saturday)
Joe Benny Corona, Tijuana (56 minutes), vs. Estudiantes Tecos (Sunday)
Herculez Gomez
(sub: 22 minutes), Estudiantes Tecos, 2-0 at Tijuana (Sunday)
Michael Orozco Fiscal (90 minutes, 1 yellow card), San Luis, 0-1 vs. Santos (Saturday)
Jose Francisco Torres (90 minutes), Pachuca, 4-2 vs. Atlas (Saturday)

Guadalajara-Puebla (Beasley draws red cards @ 3:25 and 5:35)

Tijuana-Estudiantes Tecos (Gomez goal @ 1:25)



Netherlands (Eredivisie)
Jozy Altidore (57 minutes), AZ, 2-1 at RKC (Sunday)

Norway (Tippeligaen)
Mikkel Diskerud (90 minutes), Stabaek, 0-2 vs. Odd Grenland (Sunday)
Josh Gatt (90 minutes, 1 yellow card), Molde 1-0 at Fredrikstad (Saturday)

Portugal (Liga Zon Sagres)
Oguchi Onyewu, Sporting, at Rio Ave (Monday)
Note: Tony Taylor scored on his debut for second division leader Atletico CP in its 3-0 win over Trofense.

Russia (Premier League)
Eugene Starikov (sub: 45 minutes), Tom Tomsk, 0-4 vs. FK Krasnodar (Saturday)

Scotland (Premier League)
Carlos Bocanegra (90 minutes), Rangers, 4-2 vs. Celtic (Sunday)
Maurice Edu (90 minutes), Rangers, 4-2 vs. Celtic (Sunday)

Sweden (Allsvenskanliga)
Ryan Miller (90 minutes), Halmstad, 0-1 at Kalmar (Saturday)

2 comments about "Beasley torments Chivas, Gomez scores, Bradley debuts in Italy".
  1. Margaret Manning, September 19, 2011 at 1:45 p.m.

    Beasley got two red cards? That's one tough league.

  2. Reuben Valles, September 19, 2011 at 5:22 p.m.

    Thank you for the links to the video highlights. Awesome that i can read your overview and then see the actual highlights. Great job Soccer America!

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