Andrew Wooten continuing to pile up the goals this season was not the only good news from the past week. We saw the return of Christian Pulisic as well as Weston McKennie & Jonathan Amon back to the lineup. Julian Green also turned in a nice performance, picking up an assist along the way.
He was already on a hot streak before recording a brace in Sandhausen’s 2-2 draw at Duisberg. Wooten was man of the match for both FotMob & WhoScored and it was his seventh goal in his last eight games. That puts him in 5th in the 2. Bundesliga golden boot race. (GOAL 1) (GOAL 2)
FotMob: 8.6 | WhoScored: 8.4
3 shots; 14/20 passing; 6/12 duels; dispossessed twice; 1/2 dribbles
Green picked up an assist off a corner kick in Gruether Fürth’s 1-1 draw with Union Berlin. He’s got three goals & three assists on the season. He was the most accurate passer (94%), was fouled the most of any player (6 times), and created the most chances (4) in the match. (ASSIST)
FotMob: 8.2 | WhoScored: 8.1
3/5 shots on target; 1 big chance missed; 27/29 passing; 9/14 duels; 2/3 long balls
He doesn’t have much time left in a Borussia Dortmund shirt, but he was back to being fit enough for a 19 minute appearance in a 4-0 beat down of Freiburg. Just four matches remain in the Bundesliga season when the 20-year-old will transfer to Chelsea. (HIGHLIGHTS) (YOUTH UPDATE)
FotMob: 6.2 | WhoScored: 6.5
14/14 passing; 1/1 shots on target; 1/3 duels; 1/1 dribbles
The 20-year-old got the start and went 80 minutes in Schalke’s 5-2 loss to Hoffenheim. Schalke are just above the red line in 15th place, but they do have a six point buffer at the moment. (HIGHLIGHTS) (YOUTH UPDATE)
FotMob: 6 | WhoScored: 6
60% passing; 1 shot on target; 4/10 duels; 1 clearance; dispossessed twice; 1 inerception
28-year-old Morales went 71 minutes as Fortuna Düsseldorf fell 3-1 to Mainz 05.
FotMob: 6.2 | WhoScored: 6.2
61% passing; 1 chance created; 1 shot on target; 3/7 duels; 3 recoveries
Gyau was on the other side of the field from Wooten, and got an assist to open the scoring for Duisburg in the 71st minute after entering the match just 13 minutes earlier. (HIGHLIGHTS)
FotMob: 7.2 | WhoScored: 7.7
2 chances created; 94% passing; 0/2 shots on target; 3/5 duels; 1/2 dribbles
The 26-year-old played all 90 minutes for Jahn Regensburg in a 1-0 win over Magdeburg. George completed the most dribbles (4) and created the most chances (4) in the match. He also his the woodwork with one of his shots. (HIGHLIGHTS)
FotMob: 7.8 | WhoScored: 8.1
15/20 passing; 2 shots off target; 2/2 long balls; 8/17 duels; 4/6 dribbles; 3 recoveries
Tillman came off the bench for the last 15 minutes (his first appearance in a month) as FC Nürnberg lost 2-0 to Bayer Leverkusen.
FotMob: 5.5 | WhoScored: 6
76% passing; 2/6 long balls; 6/9 duels; 3 clearances; 2/3 tackles; 2 interceptions; 5 recoveries
The 6’5” centerback had a solid performance as Reading drew with Bristol City 1-1. Miazga played all 90 minutes as part of what looked to be a five-man back line. Reading are just 6 points above relegation to the third tier. (HIGHLIGHTS)
FotMob: 7.4 | WhoScored: 7.9
75% passing; 7/9 duels; 13 clearances; 1 interception; 3 recoveries; 2/3 tackles
Hull City lost 3-2 at the hands of West Brom with Lichaj playing all 90 minutes. In 13th place, Hull are right smack dab in the middle of the ranks of the Championship. (HIGHLIGHTS)
FotMob: 5.6 | WhoScored: 6.8
65% passing; 2/4 long balls; 6/11 duels; dispossessed once; 3 fouls; 4 recoveries
He got on the Championship Team of the Week for his 90 minute shift as Wigan Athletic beat Leeds United 2-1. Robinson had the most tackles in the match (2) & completed the most dribbles (3). However, he lost possession the most times (3) and lost the most duels (8) in the match also. (HIGHLIGHTS) (YOUTH UPDATE)
FotMob: 7.3 | WhoScored: 8
73% passing; 1 chance created; 8/16 duels; 6 clearances; 3/3 dribbles; 4 interceptions
21-year-old CCV was on the field for all 90 minutes of Swansea City’s 4-3 win over Rotherham United. He was the game’s most accurate passer at 96%. (HIGHLIGHTS)
FotMob: 6.5 | WhoScored: 6.7
69/72 passing; 5/5 long balls; 7/11 duels; 3 clearances; 2 interceptions; 4 recoveries
The 23-year-old has been appearing mostly off the bench as of late for Sunderland and he came on for the final 15 minutes as they beat Doncaster Rovers 2-0. They still sit in 3rd place and a great spot to earn automatic promotion to the Championship.
He entered the match in the 85th minute with the hopes of spurring his team to a win, but Celtic settled for the 0-0 draw with Hibernian on Sunday.
EPB got the start for NAC Breda in a 2-1 loss to Novakovich’s Fortuna Sittard side. It was an ugly day for Brown as he was subbed out at halftime after committing a clumsy foul that was called for a penalty kick. (FOUL)
FotMob: 6.5 | WhoScored: 6
84% passing; 4/5 duels; 2 clearances; 1/1 dribbles; 2 interceptions; 6 recoveries
The striker played just 34 minutes before he was subbed out with an injury.
FotMob: 6.2 | WhoScored: 6
2/3 passing; 9 touches; 2/4 duels; dispossessed once
Horvath was in goal for a 0-0 draw with Royal Antwerp in the playoffs.
The Nordsjælland man came off the bench in the 56th minute of a 2-2 draw with Odense in the Superligaen Championship Playoff. (YOUTH UPDATE)
1 chance created; 1/4 passing; 2/6 duels; 2/2 tackling; dispossessed twice
Gall played the final 20 minutes of Malmö FF’s 1-0 win over Sirius.
1 chance created; 4/5 passing; 0/4 duels; dispossessed once; 1 interception
The centerback was shown a red card in the 56th minute of Necaxa’s 2-2 draw with Pachuca.