Hello, and welcome to the weekly injury repor.... I mean Yanks Abroad! The Americans are getting beaten down with injuries lately, including a tease of a return for Weah who was injured in his return from injury. However the ladies are holding it down in Australia with six goals over the weekend. Romain Gall scored in Sweden, Timothy Tillman made a dream debut in Germany, and Sebastian Saucedo assisted a match winner in Liga MX.
The 24-year-old got herself a brace as the Perth Glory beat the Brisbane Roar 4-2. She smashed home a header in the third minute and got her second by way of a PK in the 25th. She also assisted a fellow Yank with a great ball over the top of the defense.
Thomas got Perth’s second goal of the day with a nifty, one touch chip of the keeper.
On loan from the Portland Thorns, Charley scored a nice header in Canberra’s 3-1 win over Adelaide.
She opened the scoring of the Sydney Derby in the second minute and Sydney FC went on to shutout Western Sydney Wanderers 3-0.
The 27-year-old had the nail in the coffin in stoppage time with a nice individual effort.
The 20-year-old made a stellar 2. Bundesliga debut when came off the bench in the 62nd minute and picked up two assists in Greuther Fürth’s 4-2 loss against Arminia Bielefed.
FotMob: 7.9 | WhoScored: 7.6
92% passing; 4 chances created; 2/3 duels; 1/1 dribble; 0/1 tackle
FotMob: 6.3 | WhoScored: 6.2
80% passing; 0/3 shots on target; 1 big chance missed; 3/8 duels; 1 clearance; 1 interception; 1/1 dribble; dispossessed once
FotMob: 6.1 | WhoScored: 6
76% passing; 0/1 duel; 3 clearances
The young striker got 25 minutes in Werder Bremen’s 3-0 loss at RB Leipzig.
FotMob: 5.5 | WhoScored: 6.1
75% passing; 2/3 duels; dispossessed twice; 1/2 dribbles
FotMob: 6.1 | WhoScored: 5.9
79% passing; 0/1 shot on target; 3/6 duels; 1 interception
Gio was on the good side of Dortmund’s beatdown of Frankfurt and he came off the bench for the final 15 minutes.
FotMob: 6.5 | WhoScored: 6.2
13 touches; 80% passing; 2/2 duels; 1/1 dribble; was fouled once
**** Update - Reyna made his Champion’s League debut on Tuesday and picked up an assist to boot!
The 29-year-old played 88 minutes for Fortuna Düsseldorf in a 4-1 loss to Borussia Mönchengladbach.
FotMob: 6.2 | WhoScored: 6.2
91% passing; 8/14 duels; dispossessed twice; 2/3 tackles; 1 interception
George went all 90 minutes in Jahn Regensburg’s 1-0 win over Wehen.
FotMob: 6.2 | WhoScored: 6.5
1 chance created; 68% passing; 1/2 shots on target; 4/14 duels; dispossessed once; 1/1 tackle; 1 interception
The 25-year-old came off the bench in the 59th and scored one of Malmö FF’s eight goals in a shutout over Syranska in a cup match.
The Pumas man went 83 minutes and had a great, match winning assist, in the 3-2 win over Toluca.
3 chances created; 2/2 shots on target; 4/8 duels; 2/3 dribbles; 1/2 tackles
¡DOBLETE DE DINENNO!— Pumas En La Piel (@PumasELP) February 16, 2020
Centro de Sebastián Saucedo que aprovecha el argentino para conseguir su segundo de la tarde y darle la ventaja a Pumas! ⚽⚽ pic.twitter.com/racYnyB6cw
Ream played midweek last and put in a good shift in a 1-1 draw with Millwall FC, but Fulham were shutout 3-0 at home against last place Barnsley FC over the weekend. An embarrassing loss that leaves them three points behind second place Leeds United.
FotMob: 5.8 | WhoScored: 6.1
71% passing; 5/8 duels; 2 clearances; 1 interception
The Luton Town defender went 90 minutes in a 1-0 win over Middlesbrough. They are in the relegation zone right now and four points from safety.
FotMob: 6.7 | WhoScored: 7.2
63% passing; 5/6 duels; 3 clearances; blocked 1 shot; 0/1 tackle; 1 interception
Starting on the left wing for Sunderland, Gooch went 59 minutes the 1-0 win over Oxford United.
62% passing; 2/9 duels; 1/1 dribble; dispossessed three times; 1 interception
78% passing; 4/13 duels; 3 clearances; dispossessed four times; 3 interceptions
Dest went all 90 minutes as Ajax shutout RKC Waalwijk 3-0. The win has them six points clear atop the Eredivisie.
FotMob: 7.5 | WhoScored: 7.3
88% passing; 0/3 shots on target; 4/6 duels; 2 clearances; 2/2 dribbles; 1/1 tackle; 1 interception
Coming off the bench in the 33rd minute, Novakovich was part of Frosinone’s 1-0 win over Preugia. He got himself a yellow card just nine minutes after entering.
7/7 passing; 2/2 shots on target; 2/7 duels; dispossessed once
Austria Wien got the 2-2 draw at Altach with EPB playing 90 minutes at centerback.
1 chance created; 78% passing; 0/2 shots on target; 8/10 duels; 7 clearances; 2 interceptions
The 20-year-old got the start and played 82 minutes as St. Truiden fell at home to Cercle Brugge 1-0.
The former FC Dallas prospect played 90 minutes as Hobro fell 3-1 at SønderjyskE. He completed the most passes in the match with 44, but also lost the most duels (12).
3 chances created; 0/1 shot on target; 85% passing; 4/16 duels; 1 clearance; dispossessed once
Sabbi also went all 90 minutes in that Hobro loss.
1 chance created; 3/9 duels; 1/4 dribbles; blocked 2 shots; 1/2 tackles
The 25-year-old came on for the final 15 minutes as Besiktas looked for an equalizer in a 1-0 loss at Istanbul Basaksehir. He didn’t get the goal they wanted but he did get a yellow card.
12 touches; 3/7 passing; 1/2 duels
Did Not Play
DeAndre Yedlin - Newcastle United - Not in the 18
Fabian Johnson - Borussia Mönchengladbach - Unused Sub
Bobby Wood - Hamburger SV - Not in the 18
Haji Wright - VVV-Venlo - Unused sub
Ethan Horvath - Club Brugge - Unused sub
William Yarbrough - Leon - Not in the 18
Kenny Saief - Anderlecht - Not in the 18
Christian Pulisic - Chelsea - Adductor
Tyler Adams - RB Leipzig - Calf
Matt Miazga - Reading FC - Ankle
Zack Steffen - Fortuna Düsseldorf - Knee
Eric Lichaj - Hull City - Ankle
Antonee Robinson - Wigan Athletic
Julian Green - Greuther Fürth - Ankle