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Posted at 05:36 PM ET, 08/07/2011

American soccer players abroad: goals by Jozy Altidore, Sacha Kljestan, Mikkel Diskerud

Most of the Americans playing abroad have begun league play. The exceptions are Tim Howard (Everton), Brad Friedel (Spurs), Brad Guzan (Aston Villa), Diego Restrepo (America de Cali), Oguchi Onyewu (Sporting Lisbon), Eric Lichaj (Aston Villa), Zak Whitbread (Norwich), Clint Dempsey (Fulham), Stuart Holden (Bolton), Freddy Adu (loan/transfer imminent), Marcus Hahnemann (out of contract) and Eddie Johnson (out of contract).

Jozy Altidore’s goal for AZ Alkmaar against PSV Eindhoven in the Dutch Eredivisie:

The status of 46 others:

(* in front of names below indicate U.S. national team call-up for Mexico friendly Wednesday in Philadelphia)

GOALKEEPERS

Dom Cervi in 18, didn’t play in Celtic’s 1-0 win at Aberdeen

David Yelldell in 18, didn’t play in Bayer Leverkusen’s 2-0 loss at Mainz

Quentin Westberg 90 in Evian’s 2-2 draw at Brest

Luis Robles in 18, didn’t play in Karlsruhe’s 2-0 win at Aue

Josh Wicks 90 in Mariehamn’s 1-0 loss to VPS

DEFENDERS

*Carlos Bocanegra 90 in Saint-Etienne’s 2-1 win at Bordeaux

*Steve Cherundolo in 18, didn’t play in Hanover’s 2-1 win over Hoffenheim

*Clarence Goodson 90 in Brondby’s 2-1 loss at Odense

*Timothy Chandler 90 in Nurnberg’s 1-0 win at Hertha Berlin

(Withdrew from USA camp to remain with club, replaced by Dallas’ Zach Loyd)

Michael Parkhurst 90 in Nordsjaelland’s 2-1 win over Silkeborg

*Edgar Castillo and Club America were off from league play

(Castillo played 90 in 2-0 friendly loss to Barcelona)

Jonathan Spector not in 16 for Birmingham’s 2-1 loss at Derby

Jonathan Bornstein not in 18 for Tigres’ 1-0 win at Tecos

*Michael Orozco Fiscal and San Luis were off from league play

Frank Simek first 41 in Carlisle’s 3-0 loss to Notts County

Brad Rusin 90 in Koge’s 4-2 loss to Copenhagen

Ryan Miller not in 18 for Halmstad’s 5-4 win over Norrkoping

Sean Cunningham in 18, didn’t play in Molde’s 3-1 loss at Rosenborg

Giuseppe Funicello 12 for Mariehamn

MIDFIELDERS

*Michael Bradley not in 18 for Moenchengladbach’s 1-0 win at Bayern Munich

*Maurice Edu and Rangers were off from league play

(Edu withdrew from USA camp with calf injury, replaced by Columbus’ Robbie Rogers)

*Jermaine Jones 90 in Schalke’s 3-0 loss at Stuttgart

*Jose Torres not in 18 for Pachuca’s 2-1 loss at Queretaro

Alejandro Bedoya 90 in Orebro’s 4-0 win over Hacken

Sacha Kljestan 90 (goal) in Anderlecht’s 3-1 win over Mechelen

*DaMarcus Beasley 90 in Puebla’s 2-1 loss to Jaguares

*Ricardo Clark in 18, didn’t play in Eintracht Frankfurt’s 3-0 win at Braunschweig

Mikkel Diskerud 90 (goal) in Stabaek’s 2-1 win at Fredrikstad

Chris Rolfe 81 in Aalborg’s 3-3 draw at Horsens

Anton Peterlin in 18, didn’t play in Walsall’s 1-0 win over Leyton Orient

Daniel Antunez not in 18 for Tecos

Sonny Guadarrama not in 18 for Atlante’s 2-1 loss at Cruz Azul

Conor O’Brien 17 in Sonderjyske’s 2-1 win over Aarhus

FORWARDS

Jozy Altidore 23 (goal) in AZ Alkmaar’s 3-1 win over PSV Eindhoven

*Edson Buddle 7 in Ingolstadt’s 4-1 loss at Duesseldorf

Herculez Gomez 90 for Tecos

Robbie Findley not in 18 for Nottingham Forest’s 0-0 draw with Barnsley

Josh Gatt 90 for Molde

Eugene Starikov first 22 in Tom Tomsk’s 2-0 loss at Anzhi

Matt Taylor 68 in Paderborn’s 3-0 loss at Union Berlin

Joe Corona 88 in Tijuana’s 3-1 win at Santos Laguna

Bobby Wood in 18, didn’t play in 1860 Munich’s 5-0 win at Cottbus

Conor Doyle not in 16 for Derby

Mike Grella not in 16 for Leeds’ 3-1 loss at Southampton

Adrian Ruelas not in 18 for Santos Laguna

Samuel Petrone not in 18 for Mjallby’s 1-1 draw with Malmo

By  |  05:36 PM ET, 08/07/2011

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