[AMERICANS ABROAD] Amber Brooks
scored two goals and Sarah Hagen
added a third as
Bayern Munich beat Cloppenburg, 5-0, to remain tied for first place with Turbine Potsdam in Germany's Frauen-Bundesliga.
Brooks is second in the league with four goals in four games for
Bayern, which has three wins and a tie. Lindsey Horan
scored for Paris St. Germain in its 2-1 at Montpellier in France's Division Feminine. Tobin Heath
, who has been bothered by a foot injury, made her first start since returning from the Portland Thorns, with whom she won the NWSL title.
Americans Ashlyn Harris
, Ali Krieger
and Christen Press
all started for Tyreso
in its 1-1 tie at Pitea that all but eliminated it from the Swedish Damallsvenskan. It trails Malmo by six points with two games to play in the 2013 season.
Tyreso hosts PSG Thursday in
the first leg of the round of 32 in UEFA Champions League.
Apollon, which has won the Cypriot double five years in a row without losing a game, has signed Joanna Lohman
and Englishwoman Lianne Sanderson
on loan from the Boston Breakers, Jasmyne Spencer
from the Washington Spirit, Sinead Farrelly on loan from FC Kansas City and goalkeeper Michelle Betos
on loan from Seattle Reign FC, as well as Tina
and Gina DiMartino
and Kelly Henderson
for their series against Austria's
Neulengbach that begins Thursday