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Americans Abroad Weekend Preview: Christian Pulisic, Aron Johannsson and more

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As the European leagues churn onward, two young Americans will duke it out for a title in Mexico.

After a first leg draw, Jonathan Gonzalez and Monterrey will head into the home leg of the Liga MX Apertura Liguilla final against Tigres UANL on Sunday evening with the title on the line. Jose Torres of Tigres didn't feature in the first leg, but Gonzalez started and went the full 90 minutes for Monterrey.

Aron Johannsson hoping to stay in Germany as Werder Bremen departure looks imminent

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Aron Johannsson isn't happy with his situation at Werder Bremen.

The American international striker was an unused substitute for Bremen's 3-0 German Cup victory overWürzburger Kickers on Saturday afternoon and he spoke out about his status at the club this week.

"It was a clear signal that I do not get a chance here anymore," he said on Tuesday, according to DeichStube, "but as it looks, I'm no longer wanted here.

Report: Aron Johansson leaving Werder Bremen at end of season

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It looks like Aron Johannsson's time with Werder Bremen is coming to a close.

According to German publication Kicker, Johannsson will leave Bremen at the end of the season as the club has begun a search for replacement forwards in the summer.

The U.S. international has had little playing timeafter suffering a season-ending injury last year.

Johannsson open to leaving Werder Bremen to escape 'most difficult period' of career

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Every player simply wants to play, including U.S. Men's National Team forward Aron Johannsson. However, Johannsson has found playing time hard to come by, causing him to rethink his future in the wake of "the most difficult period" of his career.

Johannsson says he could leave Werder Bremen in an effort to "be happy again" as he battles to rise up the club's depth chart.

Americans Abroad Wednesday Preview: Morales, Johannsson and more

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The Bundesliga once again takes centerstage on Wednesday as several Americans could see the field ahead of the winter break.

Following a goalscoring performance last time out, Alfredo Morales will look to continue to build as Ingolstadt takes on Freiburg. The American midfielder is in the lineup as Ingolstadt looks to climb out of the relegation zone.

Aron Johannsson given two-match suspension following red card

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Aron Johannsson may insist his dismissal over the weekend was miscommunication, but the U.S. Men's National Team forward is still set to miss time due to suspension.

Werder Bremen announced on Tuesday that Johannsson has been suspended two matches and fined €8,000 after being sent off in this past weekend's 4-1 loss to Borussia Monchengladbach.

Aron Johannsson insists referee misheard him prior to red card

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Aron Johannsson faces a suspension after being sent off with a straight red card on Saturday afternoon, but the U.S. Men's National Team forward insists the dismissal was a result of miscommunication.

The Werder Bremen forward contributed an assist in Saturday's 4-1 loss to Fabian Johnson's Borussia Monchengladbach, but it was Johannsson's 80th minute dismissal that headlined the striker'sday.

Aron Johannsson nearing return to competitive matches with Werder Bremen

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Aron Johannsson's road back to competitive action has been a long one, but this Sunday could represent a major step forward for the U.S. Men's National Team striker.

The forward appeared in a pair of Werder Bremen friendlies last week, and could now be in line to make his competitive return to action this Sunday for a German Cup meeting withthird-division side Lotte.

Aron Johannsson to miss start of 2016-17 season due to injury

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Aron Johannsson's nagging injuries will cause him to miss even more time for Werder Bremen this fall.

Werder Bremen CEO Frank Bauman says that the U.S. Men's National Team forward will miss the start of the 2016-17 campaign due to a nagging hip injury. Bauman said that Johannsson's issues are "not an easy situation" while stressing patience from both fans and the 25-year-old forward.

Aron Johannsson to miss rest of Bundesliga season

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Aron Johannsson hasn't played a game for German Bundesliga club Werder Bremen since Sept. 22, 2015, and he will continue to be sidelined for the rest of the season due to lingering injuries.

Werder Bremen CEO Thomas Eichin has revealed thatthe U.S. Men's National Team forward will miss the 2015-16 season.

Americans Abroad: Weekend Preview

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Aron Johannsson has not appeared in a game for Werder Bremen in nearly five months, but that spell of inactivity could come to an end this Saturday against a fellow American.

Werder Bremen is set to pay a visit to FC Ingolstadt in the upcoming round of the German Bundesliga, and the match could mark the return of Johannsson.

Aron Johannsson unclear when he will return to training

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Aron Johannsson thought he would be back in training by now. Maybe even playing.

Unfortunately for him and Werder Bremen,that is not the case.

Johannsson continues to deal with pain in the hip region, which he had surgery on back in late October, and there is still no clear timetable for a full recovery.

Aron Johannsson doubtful for 2015 return after hip surgery

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Aron Johannsson looks set for a longer spell on the sidelines than originally believed.

Werder BremenCEO Thomas Eichin revealed Friday that the U.S. Men's National Team forward is unlikely to return to action in 2015 after undergoing hip surgery on Wednesday. The club previously stated that Johannsson would be out for "the coming weeks.

Aron Johannsson doubtful for 2015 return after hip surgery

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Aron Johannsson looks set for a longer spell on the sidelines than originally believed.

Werder BremenCEO Thomas Eichin revealed Friday that the U.S. Men's National Team forward is unlikely to return to action in 2015 after undergoing hip surgery on Wednesday. The club previously stated that Johannsson would be out for "the coming weeks.

Aron Johannsson scores in AZ win

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Aron Johannsson and AZ picked up three points on Thursday with Johannsson scoring the only goal against Ajax. Read More

Johannsson entered World Cup with ankle knock

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By FRANCO PANIZO

The injury Aron Johannsson left the World Cup with is one that he carried into the tournament as well.

AZ Alkmaar team director and former U.S. Men's National Team player Earnie Stewart told ESPN FC on Wednesday that Johannsson had been dealing with an ankle knock prior to the start of the World Cup.

Johannsson scheduled to undergo ankle surgery, will miss 6-8 weeks

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By FRANCO PANIZO

From the World Cup to the sidelines.

AZ Alkmaar announced on Friday that U.S. Men's National Team forward Aron Johannsson is expected to undergo ankle surgery some time later this month and will spend 6-8 weeks on the shelvesas a result.

Who makes your Americans Abroad Best XI?

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By IVES GALARCEP

With foreign leagues around the world wrapping up their seasons ahead of the World Cup, we are coming to the end of another eventful campaign for Americans Abroad.

We saw Aron Johannsson turn into a goal-scoring machine at AZ Alkmaar, Tim Howard help lead Everton to a very impressive fifth-place finish in the English Premier League, and Tim Ream win Bolton Player of the Year honors for an excellent season in the English League Championship.

Americans Abroad: Weekend Preview

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By FRANCO PANIZO

Timmy Chandler targeted this weekend for his return to action for FC Nurnberg, and now we will see if he can come through and earn his first minutes for the club since February.

Recovered from the knee injury that has sidelined him for the better part of three months, Chandler has said he will be available for Nurnberg's clash with Mainz on Saturday.

Philadelphia Union

News roundup: Union soak up weekly honors, no Nico, VAR reviews, ArJo out, more

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The Union earn praise for their destruction of Dallas, Nico Martinez ain't coming to Philly, lots of goals in MLS Week 22, the Iceman is looking for a new home, and much more.

Burke unveiled, Graham’s passion, epic PK shootout as Conference semis are set, more

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Brendan Burke unveiled as head coach of BSFC. Richie Graham on youth development and the Union. Conference semifinals now set. More news.

“A hard one”: Recaps and reaction to Union’s loss to NYRB, league results, more news

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Union now in last place. Harrisburg falls to Richmond on the road. League results. More news.

“Complete performance”: Union tops Timbers, league results, US faces Panama, more

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Recaps and reaction to Union win over Portland. HCI blanks NYRB II. League results. US faces Panama. More news.

“We weren’t good enough”: reaction to loss to Fire, Pfeffer scores in HCI’s season opening loss, more

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Recaps and reaction to the loss in Chicago. Union U-16s lose first Generation adidas Cup Finals match. Pfeffer scores in HCI's season opening loss. League results. More.

Edu named to PST Team of the Week, expansion announcement today, Dempsey out as US takes on Denmark, more

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Curtin weekly presser today at 12:30 pm. Edu named to ProSoccerTalk's Team of the Week. Minneapolis expansion announcement today. Dempsey injured before USA-Denmark friendly. More.

PPL Park parking info as practice facility construction gets underway, more Union bits, more news

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Info for those who park in Lots B & C as construction of new practice facility gets underway. Andre Blake up for Save of the Week, More news.

Union in Dallas, Edu & Okugo on switch, Klinsmann to test youth, WC ticket scalping investigation

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Union-Dallas previews. Edu and Okugo on position switch. Klinsmann to test young players in upcoming friendlies. Investigation alleges "someone in FIFA" involved in ticket scalping ring. More.

Union win ugly in USOC over Harrisburg, US World Cup news, more

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Union win ugly in US Open Cup fourth rounder. Besler, Dempsey good for Portugal game, Altidore still in doubt. US Open Cup results. More news.

Recaps & reaction from dispiriting Union loss in LA, league results, US news, more

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Recaps, reaction, quotes from Union loss in LA. Madison scores 2 for Reading. MLS and NWSL results. US news ahead of Azerbaijan friendly. More.

Notes from the presser and more Union bits, World Cup news from US camp and Brazil, more

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Notes from the weekly press conference. Berry on his fight to get back into the starting XI. MLS and NWSL midweek results. World Cup news from the USMNT training camp and Brazil. No sex for Mexico at WC. More.

Jermaine Jones

Burke named as Bethlehem Steel head coach, five-point plan, more news

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The good news keeps coming in.

TSG’s Best USMNT 30-Man Roster Guess

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Fab J Key in his versatility.

Here's our 30 and our 23 for now. Short, sweet.

G (3): Tim Howard, Brad Guzan, Nick Rimando

DEF (7): Geoff Cameron, Omar Gonzalez, Clarence Goodson, Matt Besler, DaMarcus Beasley, Michael Parkhurst, Brad Evans

CM (4): Michael Bradley, Jermaine Jones, Maurice Edu, Kyle Beckerman

MF (6): Clint Dempsey, Graham Zusi, Landon Donovan, Fabian Johnson, Ale Bedoya, Julian Green

FWD (3): Jozy Altidore, Eddie Johnson, Aron Johannsson

The 30:

DEF: John Brooks, Oguchi Onyewu, Tim Chandler

MID: Mix Diskerud, Danny Williams

FWD: Terrence Boyd,Chris Wondolowski

Have at it.

Jurgen Klinsmann

Gold Cup recap: USA 6-0 Cuba

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After Clint Dempsey opened the scoring in the 4th minute, Cuba never looked like keeping it close, as the US eventually roared to a 6-0 victory in the first quarterfinal of the CONCACAF Gold Cup.

SBI Friday Rewind: Yedlin disagrees with harsh Donovon comments; Johannsson to have surgery; and more

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By CAITLIN MURRAY

After Landon Donovan blamed a lack of vision from coach Jurgen Klinsmann for the U.S. Men's National Team failing to make it to the World Cup quarterfinals, everyone seemed to have an opinion about Donovan's comments.

Who should the USMNT start vs. Portugal?

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By IVES GALARCEP

MANAUS, Portugal You would think that filling out a lineup would be fairly easy for Jurgen Klinsmann after his U.S. Men's National Team defeated Ghana in its World Cup group opener, but the absence of Jozy Altidore and some other lingering injury concerns, could lead Klinsmann to make some tough decisions about his first-choice ll.

Wondolowski, Johannsson ready to fill in for injured Altidore

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By FRANCO PANIZO

SAO PAULO It is widely known by now that Jozy Altidore will miss Sunday's encounter with Portugal, but just who will replace him is a question that remains unanswered.

Altidore will not be in uniform for the U.

Recaps & reaction to USA win, Reading knocked out of USOC, Harrisburg in USOC tonight, more

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News from the US win over Azerbaijan. Union bits. Reading falls to Rochester in US Open Cup third round. Harrisburg plays Baltimore tonight in USOC. More news.

The Rest

Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

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It's another loaded Saturday of soccer, with leagues from Europe to North America to Australia in action.

The English Premier League sees Geoff Cameronand Stoke City take on league leaders Chelsea, while a resurgent Leicester City heads to West Ham.

In the Bundesliga, second place RB Leipzig takes on relegation contenders Werder Bremen, featuring Aron Johannsson.

SBI Thursday Rewind: Johannsson’s hurt ankle; USMNT’s fall in FIFA rankings; and more

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By TATE STEINLAGE

Like Jozy Altidore, U.S. forward Aron Johannsson was dealing with an injury throughout the World Cup. However, on ThursdayAZ Alkmaar team director Earnie Stewart confirmed that Johannsson was dealing with his knock before the tournament ever kicked off.

Soccer Guide: The Eredivisie Playoffs

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The Eredivisie playoffs begin in the Netherlands this week with Aron Johannsson and AZ playing for a Europa League spot. Read More