[AMERICANS ABROAD] Sacha Kljestan
, whose season at Anderlecht began so brightly with seven league goals in the first two
and a half months and another goal in the UEFA Champions League, finds himself on the bench in the Belgian league playoffs.
He didn't get off the bench as Anderlecht, the two-time
defending champion, earned a key 2-1 win at Lokeren on Friday that moved it to within two points of idle Standard Liege. Kljestan has only started four games since the start of the year.
-- Alfredo Morales
scored his first goal for Ingolstadt in its 2-1 loss to Paderborn in the German second division.
helped set up the lone Besiktas goal in a 1-1 tie with Konyaspor. Leading Scorers (2013-14): 25
(AZ) 14 Terrence
9 Sacha Kljestan
(Anderlecht) (Goals in all
U.S. World Cup Contenders: MIDFIELDERS:
Friday: Jermaine Jones
(90 minutes), Besiktas (Turkey), 1-1 at Konyaspor
(on bench), Anderlecht (Belgium), 2-1 at Lokeren Alfredo Morales
(90 minutes, 1 goal), FC Ingolstadt (Germany D2), 1-2