Yanks Abroad: George nets second goal of the season

Sportfreunde Lotte v Jahn Regensburg - 3. Liga Photo by Joachim Sielski/Bongarts/Getty Images

Weekly update covering the Americans playing for clubs abroad.

We may still have quite a few injuries to our normal group here on Yanks Abroad, but there was plenty of action this past week anyway. Over in Germany, Zack Steffan continues to impress Fortuna Düsseldorf and Jann George scored again for Jahn Regensburg.

Let’s check around the globe with our Yanks Abroad:

England

Tim Ream

The Fulham centerback went 90 minutes in a 1-1 draw at Sheffield Wednesday. He completed the most passes (104) and was also the most accurate passer (93%) in the match. Fulham are in 12th place in the Championship through eight matches. HIGHLIGHTS

FotMob: 6.6 WhoScored: 6.4
1/2 long balls; 3/3 duels; 2 clearances; 4 recoveries

Cameron Carter-Vickers

Playing on the right side of a three-man backline, Carter-Vickers went 90 minutes as Stoke City drew 0-0 at Brentford. HIGHLIGHTS

FotMob: 7.1 WhoScored: 7.2
86% passing; 5/6 duels; 3/3 tackles; 2 interceptions

Lynden Gooch

Gooch played all 90 minutes in Sunderland’s 1-1 draw at Bolton. It wasn’t his best day as he lost possession five times, the most in the match. HIGHLIGHTS

FotMob: 6.1
74% passing; 1 chance created; 1/5 shots on goal; 3/10 duels; 2/2 dribbles; 1/1 tackles; 1 interception

Eric Lichaj

The Hull City captain played 90 minutes in a 3-0 win at Luton Town. HIGHLIGHTS

FotMob: 7.2 WhoScored: 7.5
79% passing; 1 chance created; 4/10 duels; 2 clearances; 1/1 dribble; dispossessed once; 23 tackles; 4 interceptions

Antonee Robinson

Wigan Athletic got a 2-0 shutout win over Charlton Athletic with Robinson played 90 minutes at left back. HIGHLIGHTS

FotMob: 6.9 WhoScored: 6.8
72% passing; 1 chance created; 1 blocked shot; 1/7 duels; 2 clearances; 1/2 dribbles; 2 interceptions

Duane Holmes

The 24-year-old played 90 minutes in Derby County’s 1-1 draw at Leeds United. HIGHLIGHTS

FotMob: 5 WhoScored: 6
76% passing; 4/14 duels; 1/2 dribbles; dispossessed 6 times

Geoff Cameron

The Queens Park Rangers man played 90 minutes in a 2-1 win over Millwall. HIGHLIGHTS

FotMob: 7.2 WhoScored: 6.8
63% passing; 1 shot off target; 7/12 duels; 7 clearances; 1/1 dribble; 1/1 tackle


Germany

Jann George

The 27-year-old scored the opening goal in the 27th minute of Jahn Regensburg’s 2-1 loss at Dynamo Dresden. He has two goals and an assist through seven matches in the second tier.

84% passing; 3 chances created; 1/3 shots on target; 6/16 duels; 1 clearance; 1/7 dribbles; dispossessed once; 1/1 tackle

Zack Steffen

The Fortuna Düsseldorf shot stopper turned in another good performance despite a 2-1 losing effort at Borussia Mönchengladbach. HIGHLIGHTS

FotMob: 7.4 WhoScored: 8.1
9 saves (5 diving, 7 inside the box); 1 punch; 9 throws; 9/25 passing

Josh Sargent

Sargent played 80 minutes on the right wing for Werder Bremen in a a 3-0 loss to RB Leipzig. HIGHLIGHTS

FotMob: 5.8 WhoScored: 6.2
78% passing; 5/13 duels; 1 clearance; 1/2 dribbles; 1/1 tackle; 1 interception

Weston McKennie

The Schalke 04 man played the first 76 minutes of a 2-1 win over Mainz 05. HIGHLIGHTS

FotMob: 6.2 WhoScored: 6.4
70% passing; 1 shot off target; 6/16 duels; 0/3 dribbles; 2 interceptions

Julian Green

24-year-old Green played all 90 minutes of Greuther Fürth’s 2-0 loss at Stuttgart. HIGHLIGHTS

FotMob: 7.4 WhoScored: 7
81% passing; 2 chances created; 1/2 shots on goal; 9/12 duels; 1 clearance; 3/5 tackles; 2 interceptions

Terrence Boyd

Boyd played 33 minutes as his Hallescher FC side defeated Chemnitzer 2-1.

Timmy Chandler

Chandler came on for the final seven minutes of Eintracht Frankfurt’s 2-2 draw with Borussia Dortmund. He created one chance, and picked up a yellow card, in his short appearance.

Bobby Wood

Wood has not been seeing much of the pitch lately and made a quick nine minute appearance in Hamburger SV’s 4-0 win over Erzgebirge Aue. He did not get one touch on the ball.


Netherlands

Sergiño Dest

The Ajax man put in two 90 minute shifts last week. The first was a 3-0 win over Ajax in Champions League play, and then a 1-1 draw with PSV Eindhoven over the weekend. Keep an eye on the situation as the Netherlands make a push for him.

Haji Wright
Wright played the final 19 minutes of VVV Venlo’s 1-0 loss at Willem.


Italy

Andrija Novakovich

The 23-year old, now with Frosinone, played the first 55 minutes of a 1-1 draw with Venezia.

FotMob: 6
12 touches; 5/7 passing; 3/7 duels; 1/1 dribble; dispossessed twice


Denmark

Emmanuel Sabbi

Sabbi played 73 minutes in Hobro’s 1-1 draw with Sonderjyske. HIGHLIGHTS

FotMob: 5.8
12 touches; 5/7 passing; 3/7 duels; 1/1 dribble; dispossessed twice

Christian Cappis
He continues to lineup next to Sabbi in the Hobro midfield. Cappis played all 90 minutes in this one. HIGHLIGHTS

FotMob: 6
75% passing; 1 chance created; 1/2 shots on goal; 3/10 duels; 2 clearances; 2/3 tackles; 1 interception


Austria

Erik Palmer-Brown

Austria Wien got their second win of the Austrian Bundesliga season by a 2-0 margin over Altach with EPB playing all 90 minutes at centerback. HIGHLIGHTS

FotMob: 7.3
59% passing; 9/12 duels; 4 clearances; 1/1 dribble; 1 interception