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American soccer players abroad: 2 goals by Herculez Gomez, 2 goals by Chris Rolfe, one by Edson Buddle

Herculez Gomez’s two early goals for Tecos, increasing his Mexican season total to seven in 13 appearances (seven starts):

Aalborg supporters chanting “U-S-A!”, which Chris Rolfe acknowledges:


Tim Howard 90 minutes in Everton’s 3-1 win at Fulham

Brad Friedel 90 in Spurs’ 2-1 win at Blackburn

Marcus Hahnemann not in 18 for Everton

Brad Guzan in 18, didn’t play in Aston Villa’s 2-1 loss to West Brom

David Yelldell in 18, didn’t play in Leverkusen’s 1-0 loss to Schalke

Quentin Westberg not in 18 for Evian’s 1-1 draw at Sochaux

Dom Cervi not in 18 for Celtic’s 2-1 win over Aberdeen

Luis Robles in 18, didn’t play in Karlsruhe’s 0-0 draw with Bochum

Diego Restrepo and America de Cali didn’t play

Josh Wicks 90 in Mariehamn’s 1-0 win over Inter Turku

For defenders, midfielders and forwards.....


Carlos Bocanegra 90 in Rangers’ 2-0 win at Hearts

Steve Cherundolo 63 (assist; red card) in Hanover’s 2-1 win over Bayern Munich

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

Oguchi Onyewu and Sporting Lisbon vs. Gil Vicente on Monday

Timothy Chandler 90 in Nuremberg’s 2-2 draw with Stuttgart

Zak Whitbread not in 18 (injured) for Norwich’s 1-1 draw at Liverpool

Eric Lichaj not in 18 for Aston Villa

Michael Parkhurst and Nordsjaelland at Copenhagen on Monday

Edgar Castillo not in 18 for Club America’s 3-1 loss to Chivas

Michael Orozco Fiscal in 18, didn’t play in San Luis’ 3-1 loss at Jaguares

Jonathan Bornstein not in 18 for Tigres’ 0-0 draw with Monterrey

Alfredo Morales not in 18 for Hertha Berlin’s 0-0 draw with Mainz

Frank Simek not in 16 (injured) for Carlisle’s 4-0 loss at Charlton

Brad Rusin 90 in Koge’s 1-1 draw with Midtjylland

Ryan Miller not in 18 for Halmstad’s 2-0 loss at Mjallby

Sean Cunningham not in 18 for Molde’s 1-1 draw at Stabaek

Mason Trafford 68 for Mariehamn


Clint Dempsey 90 (assist) for Fulham

Michael Bradley 90 in Chievo’s 1-0 loss at Inter Milan

Maurice Edu 90 for Rangers

Jermaine Jones 90 for Schalke

Stuart Holden not in 18 (injured) for Bolton’s 2-0 loss to Sunderland

Jose Torres not in 18 (injured) for Pachuca’s 0-0 draw with Pumas

Sacha Kljestan 62 in Anderlecht’s 2-1 win at Westerlo

Alejandro Bedoya in 18, didn’t play for Rangers

DaMarcus Beasley 90 in Puebla’s 4-3 loss at Toluca

Jonathan Spector in 16, didn’t play in Birmingham’s 2-0 win at Bristol City

Daniel Williams 90 in Hoffenheim’s 1-0 win over Moenchengladbach

Fabian Johnson 68 for Hoffenheim

Ricardo Clark not in 18 for Eintracht Frankfurt’s 3-0 win over Duisburg

Mikkel Diskerud 90 for Stabaek

Chris Rolfe 90 (2 goals) in Aalborg’s 2-1 win over Odense

Anton Peterlin 90 in Walsall’s 2-1 loss at Tranmere

Sonny Guadarrama in 18, didn’t play in Atlante’s 1-1 draw with Tijuana

Conor O’Brien 6 in Sonderjyske’s 4-1 loss to Horsens


Jozy Altidore 89+ in AZ Alkmaar’s 1-0 win over Roda

Edson Buddle 43 (goal) in Ingolstadt’s 3-1 loss at Aachen

Herculez Gomez 69 (2 goals) in Tecos’ 5-2 win over Santos Laguna

Robbie Findley in 18, didn’t play in Nottingham Forest’s 2-1 win at Blackpool

Joe Corona 26 for Tijuana

Josh Gatt not in 18 (injured) for Molde

Eugene Starikov in 18, didn’t play in Tom Tomsk’s 4-0 loss at Spartak Moscow

Terrence Boyd in 18, didn’t play in Dortmund’s 5-0 win over Cologne

Matt Taylor 21 in Paderborn’s 1-1 draw with 1860 Munich

Bobby Wood 2 for 1860 Munich

Conor Doyle in 16, didn’t play in Derby’s 2-0 loss at Middlesbrough

Mike Grella in 18, didn’t play in Brentford’s 1-1 draw at Notts County

Samuel Petrone not in 18 for Mjallby

Villyan Bijev not in 18 for Fortuna Duesseldorf’s 2-0 win over Hansa Rostock

Steven Goff is The Post’s soccer writer. His beats include D.C. United, MLS and the international game, as well as local college basketball.


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