* Tim Howard (Manchester United, PL) at Newcastle, 2-1.
Started: 90 minutes. Howard was beaten on a 6-yard header by Alan Shearer. The Sun rating (10 high; 1 low): 6.
* Brad Friedel
(Blackburn, PL) at Bolton, 2-2.
Started: 90 minutes. The Sun rating (10 high; 1 low): 7. Trinidadian Dwight Yorke scored twice for Blackburn.
* Kasey Keller (Tottenham, PL) vs. Leeds, 2-1.
The Sun rating (10 high; 1 low): 7.
* Bobby Convey (Tottenham, PL) vs. Leeds, 2-1.
Convey is awaiting a UK work permit.
* Jovan Kirovski (Birmingham, PL) at Southampton, 0-0.
Marcus Hahnemann (Reading, D1) at Derby, 3-2.
Started: 90 Minutes.
* Eddie Lewis (Preston North End, D1) at Sunderland, 0-2.
Started: 90 minutes. PrestonÆs loss ended SunderlandÆs 17 game losing streak.
* Claudio Reyna (Sunderland, D1)
DNP. Reyna is reportedly on the verge of signing with Premier League Fulham.
* Steve Cherundolo (Hannover 96, D1) vs, Hansa Rostock, Wednesday.
* Gregg Berhalter (Energie Cottbus, D2) at. Nuremberg, Monday.
* Conor Casey (Karlsruhe, D2) at Ahlen, 2-0.
Started: 90 minutes. In his fourth start in the seasonÆs fourth game, Casey scored his first two goals since joining Karlsruhe from Hannover in the offseason.
* Joe Enochs (Osnabrueck, D2) at Mainz, 2-2.
Started: 90 minutes.
* Chuck Kim (Aachen,
D2) vs. Erzgebirge Aue, 1-0.
* Tony Sanneh (Nuremberg, D2) vs. Energie Cottbus, Monday.
* Greg Vanney (Bastia, D1) vs. Montpellier, 1-0.
Started: 90 minutes. LÆEquipe rating (10 high; 1 low):5.5.
* John O'Brien (Ajax, D1) at RBC Roosendaal, 1-0. DNP.
* Adam Skumawitz (Aalesund, D1) vs. Lyn, 2-0. Started: 90 minutes. Scored AalesundÆs second goal.
* Robbie Russell (Sogndal, D1) at Brann, Monday.