The German Bundesliga returned on Saturday and John Brooks was once the lone American to earn a victory in league play.
Brooks began and performed 90 mins in Wolfsburg’s 2-1 highway win over Augsburg. In spite of being at the finish of an personal function, Brooks installed a somewhat sturdy shift in Wolfsburg’s backline, serving to the guests soar into the highest six within the league desk. The veteran centerback completed with a 93% passing of completion fee within the fit, whilst additionally profitable 3 of 5 duels and effectively making two tackles.
With Freiburg, Schalke, and Hoffenheim all failing to pick out up victories in Saturday’s motion, Wolfsburg jumped into the general Ecu qualification spot for now. Up subsequent for Wolfsburg is a house date with 2nd position Borussia Dortmund on Might 23rd.
Weston McKennie went the space for Schalke in Saturday’s Rivierderby, however was once at the finish of a lopsided loss at Borussia Dortmund. McKennie performed the entire 90 mins in midfield, however confirmed indicators of sloppiness with overhit passes and a failure to trace again previous to one in every of Dortmund’s objectives. He gained 5 of 7 duels and finished 81% of his passes, however ultimately noticed his crew ousted out of the highest six.
Tyler Adams returned to the RB Leipzig beginning lineup, on the other hand may now not lend a hand his crew steer clear of a 1-1 house draw with Freiburg. Adams featured with no consideration wing again in his 69 minute shift for Julian Nagelsmann’s facet. The 21-year-old failed to provide a lot although, failing to document a shot on function. He finished 82% of his passes, however in the end will likely be searching for higher outings than Saturday’s going ahead.
Somewhere else, Fabian Johnson overlooked Borussia Monchengladbach’s fit with an harm whilst Timmy Chandler got here off the bench for Eintracht Frankfurt. Alfredo Morales additionally was once lowered to an look off the bench, however couldn’t lend a hand Fortuna Dusseldorf earn a wanted win over fellow strugglers Paderborn.
Right here’s a better have a look at this weekend’s American citizens In another country motion:
Weston McKennie began and performed 90 mins in Schalke’s 4-Zero loss to Borussia Dortmund on Saturday.
John Brooks began, registered an OWN GOAL, and performed 90 mins in Wolfsburg’s 2-1 win over Augsburg on Saturday.
Tyler Adams began and performed 69 mins in RB Leipzig’s 1-1 draw with Freiburg on Saturday.
Alfredo Morales got here off the bench and performed 22 mins in Fortuna Dusseldorf’s 0-Zero draw with Paderborn on Saturday.
Timmy Chandler got here off the bench and performed 16 mins in Eintracht Frankfurt’s 3-1 loss to Borussia Monchengladbach on Saturday.
Giovanni Reyna was once scheduled to begin for Borussia Dortmund, however suffered an harm in prematch warmups.
Josh Sargent and Werder Bremen face Bayer Leverkusen on Monday.
Fabian Johnson didn’t get dressed (Damage) for Borussia Monchengladbach.
Zack Steffen is OUT (Damage) for Fortuna Dusseldorf.
Julian Inexperienced, Timothy Tillman and Greuther Furth face Bobby Picket and Hamburg on Sunday.
Sebastian Soto and Hannover face Dynamo Dresden on Sunday.