U.S. Abroad Tracker (25 and younger): Pulisic misses Dortmund game

Christian Pulisic missed Borussia Dortmund's 0-0 tie with Wolfsburg, its first Bundesliga game of 2018, with what was described as a muscle injury.

Star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang also missed the game after being suspended for missing a team meeting, the second time he was out for disciplinary reasons this season.

Without Pulisic and Aubameyang, BVB gave 17-year-old Englishman Jadon Sancho and 18-year-old Swede Alexander Isak their first starts.

Pulisic was one of nine players who had taken ill from food poisoning during Dortmund's winter camp in Spain. Five of them played or dressed in the 0-0 tie with Wolfsburg, which dropped Dortmund to fourth place.



Saturday. DeAndre Yedlin preserved Newcastle United's 1-1 tie with visiting Swansea City when he cleared Wilfried Bony's shot off the line in stoppage time. Spaniard Joselu came off the bench to score the equalizer for Newcastle, which is tied for 15th place, three points out of the relegation zone.

Friday. Jordan Siebatcheu scored his 10th goal of the season for Ligue 2 runaway leader Reims in its 2-0 win over Orleans. Siebatcheu, who is eligible to play for the USA, France and Cameroon, is tied for second in Ligue 2 in scoring.

Goalkeepers:
SATURDAY:
Lalo Fernandez (24, Tigres/MEX), on bench, 2-1 vs. Santos Laguna
Jonathan Klinsmann (20, Hertha Berlin/GER), did not dress, 0-1 at VfB Stuttgart
SUNDAY:
Brady Scott (18, FC Cologne/GER), did not dress, 2-1 vs. Borussia M'Gladbach

Defenders:
FRIDAY:
Ventura Alvarado (25, Necaxa/MEX), on bench 0-1 at Tijuana
*Cameron Carter-Vickers (20, Sheffield United/ENG 2), did not dress, 0-0 vs. Sheffield Wed.
SATURDAY:
*Antonee Robinson
(20, Bolton Wanderers/ENG 2), 90 minutes, 1 yellow card, 0-4 at Brentford
Caleb Stanko (24, Freiburg/GER), on bench, 1-1 at Ein. Frankfurt
DeAndre Yedlin (24, Newcastle United/ENG), 90 minutes, 1-1 vs. Swansea City
SUNDAY:
John Brooks (24, Wolfsburg/GER), did not dress, 0-0 at Bor. Dortmund
Shaq Moore (21, Levante/ESP), did not dress, 0-1 vs. Celta de Vigo

Midfielders:
FRIDAY:
Alejandro Guido
(23, Tijuana/MEX), sub-33 minutes, 1-0 vs Necaxa
SATURDAY:
Luca de la Torre (19, Fulham/ENG 2), did not dress, 1-0 at Middlesbrough
Lyndon Gooch (22, Sunderland/ENG 2), 90 minutes, 1 yellow card, 0-4 at Cardiff City
Weston McKennie (19, Schalke 04/GER), in bench, 1-3 at RB Leipzig
Keaton Parks (20, Benfica B/POR 2), 90 minutes, 3-2 vs. Oliveirense
Kyle Scott (20, Chelsea/ENG), did not dress, 0-0 vs. Leicester City
SUNDAY:
Jonathan Gonzalez (18, Monterrey/MEX), 90 minutes, 2-0 at Veracruz
Emerson Hyndman (21, Bournemouth/ENG), did not dress, 2-1 vs. Arsenal
Christian Pulisic (19, Bor. Dortmund/GER), did not dress, 0-0 vs. Wolfsburg

Forwards:
FRIDAY:
Jordan Siebatcheu (21, Reims/FRA 2), 87 minutes, 1 goal, 2-0 at Orleans
Maki Tall (22, Tours/FRA 2), 90 minutes, 0-0 vs. Clermont
SATURDAY:
Kekuta Manneh (22, Pachuca/MEX), did not dress, 2-2 at Club America
Bobby Wood (25, Hamburg/GER), 73 minutes, 0-1 at Augsburg
SUNDAY:
Oscar Romero (21, UNAM/MEX), did not dress, 1-3 vs. Atlas
*On loan.

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