Christian Pulisic flukey crossbar-assisted set-up helped Chelsea to a draw against Nottingham Forest, while Tyler Adams was straight back into Jesse Marsch’s starting lineup at Leeds as they fought to earn an impressive point at Newcastle.
Christian Pulisic was denied a goal in a rare Chelsea start, but it was Tim Ream who got on the score sheet in a busy midweek spate of games following the Christmas holiday.
Six out of the Nine Americans competing in the Carabao Cup First Round were knocked out, only two starting for their respective teams.
The Yanks are back at it in England, with life below the Premier League starting up league play. Zack Steffen faced off against Daryl Dike while Lynden Gooch notched his first assist for Sunderland who are back in the Championship.
Christian Pulisic missed an absolute sitter in Chelsea’s draw against Leicester, however a point was enough to secure third place, while Duane Holmes had a lackluster game for Huddersfield, who nevertheless reached the Championship Playoff Final.
Christian Pulisic got an assist for Chelsea in a rare start while Antonee Robinson and Tim Ream were made to look silly in Fulham’s disastrous display on the final day in the Championship.
Five Yanks saw the field this weekend in England, with Christian Pulisic scoring the game winner for Chelsea over West Ham, and both Lynden Gooch and Duane Holmes having strong outings.
Christian Pulisic pulled the strings in Chelsea’s thumping of Burnley while Ream and Robinson increase their lead atop the Championship.
Christian Pulisic will face off against Folarin Balogun in the FA Cup Quarter Final, while Duane Holmes and Ethan Horvath duke it out for a place in next phase.
Christian Pulisic will rue his missed chance unmarked inside the six yard box, while Duane Holmes scored the winner to down Tim Ream and Antonee Robinson’s Fulham.