Altidore's Sunderland begins post-Di Canio era with win

[AMERICANS ABROAD] Jozy Altidore's Sunderland moved into the round of 16 of the Capital One Cup with a 2-0 win over second level Peterborough. He played 85 minutes and hit the post in the Black Cats' first match since Paolo Di Canio was fired as manager and replaced on an interim basis by Kevin Ball.

Elsewhere, Brad Friedel returned to Aston Villa and earned a shut out in Tottenham's 4-0 win that extended shutout streak to 357 minutes.

In the German Cup, Fabian Johnson started for Hoffenheim in a 3-0 overtime win over Energie Cottbus, while Matt Taylor's Preussen Muenster (3. Liga) lost by the same score at home to Bundesliga club Augsburg.

MEXICO. Jose Torres scored a golazo for Tigres in its 3-2 loss to Tigres in the Copa MX.

Former FC Dallas academy star Jose de la Tejera debuted as a sub for Santos. He had scored two goals over the weekend for the Santos U-20 team.

Other late subs were Benji Joya for Santos and Jonathan Bornstein for Tigres. Joya came on for Osmar Mares, who was taken off the field in an ambulance with a head injury after a horrific fall.

Alonso Hernandez started for Monterrey in its 1-1 tie with Puebla

advertisement

advertisement

.
Next story loading loading..

Discover Our Publications