A change of scenery has done Bobby Wood
a world of good. The Hawaiian-born forward made the move from 1860 Munich to Erzgebirge Aue days after debuting as a
starter for the U.S. national team, and in his second start for Aue scored twice in the first 31 minutes of its 3-2 win at Fortuna Duesseldorf in the German second division.
In his first
start since leaving 1860 Munich, where he had a falling out with management, Wood helped set up the first goal for Aue in a 2-0 win over RB Berlin. Against Fortuna, Wood showed his ability to get
open, finding space for easy goals in the 15th and 31st minutes.
It was the first away win of the campaign for Aue, which climbed out of the relegation zone. Highlights - Düsseldorf 2-3 Erzgebirge Aue - 13... by AlleTore
Elsewhere in the 2. Bundesliga, Andrew Wooten
scored in the 12th and
18th minutes of Sandhausen’s 3-1 victory at first-place Ingolstadt to give him seven goals in 18 games.
-- Right back Timmy Chandler
assist on Eintracht Frankfurt’s goal in its 1-0 victory over Schalke 04.
-- U.S. U-20 Junior Flores scored for Borussia Dortmund's U-19s against local rival Bochum's
ENGLAND. Geoff Cameron received a red card for bringing down Josh
King in the penalty area late in the first of Stoke City's 4-1 loss to second division Blackburn Rovers in the round of 16 of the FA Cup. It proved to be the turning point as Rudy Gestede's penalty put Blackburn ahead 2-1 and went on to crush the Potters thanks to King's hat trick.
-- The lone American to play in a winning
effort in the round of 16 of the FA Cup was Danny Williams in Reading’s 2-1 victory at Derby County.
Greg Garza started for Tijuana in its 3-0 win over UNAM on Friday that kept Xolos in second place in Liga MX. Joe
Corona played the last 30 minutes for Tijuana. Ventura Alvarado again started for third-place Club America in its 5-0 win over Chiapas.