Americans Abroad (Midweek)

New York-born Folarin Balogun, playing on loan from Arsenal, scored a hat trick in Reims' 4-2 win over Lorient. Balogun, 21, who grew up in England playing for Arsenal's academy, played for the Tab Ramos-coached U.S. U-18s in 2018 between appearing for England's U-17/18s and U-20/21s. Balogun indicated late last year he's keeping his options open on playing England, the USA or Nigeria. With 14 goals, he leads Ligue 1 in scoring with 14 goals, one more than PSG's Kylian Mbappe. (Video)
The 20-year-old Germany-raised U.S. attacker Malik Tillman, with a smartly struck close-range volley, scored his sixth Scottish Premiership goal of the season in Rangers' 3-0 win at Hearts. Second-place Rangers trails leader Celtic by nine points. (Video)

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