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Americans Playing Abroad

The following players have either full United States citizenship or dual citizenship, including the U.S.

Last Updated: September 15, 2013


Afghanistan

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Nick Pugliese midfielder Ferozi FC Rochester, N.Y.

Argentina

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Michael Hoyos midfielder OFI Crete Fountain Valley, Calif.

Australia

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Kyle Luetkehans midfielder Brisbane Strikers LaGrange, Ill.

Austria

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Terrence Boyd forward SK Rapid Wien Bremen, Germany
Edward Gustafsson goalkeeper Red Bull Salzburg Philadelphia
Shawn Barry defender LASK Linz Miramar, Fla.

Azerbaijan

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Will John midfielder-forward AZAL Overland Park, Kan.

Belgium

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Sacha Kljestan midfielder RSC Anderlecht Huntington Beach, Calif.
Nick Gkionis midfielder FC Atlas Brussels Point Pleasant, N.J.
Devann Yao midfielder Royal Boussu Dour Borinage New York, N.Y.

Bolivia

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Kyle Zenoni midfielder La Paz FC Hartland, Wis.

Bosnia and Herzegovina

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Danijal Brkovic forward FK Zeljeznicar Dubrovnik, Croatia

Brazil

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Freddy Adu midfielder EC Bahia Tema, Ghana

China

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Mason Trafford defender Guizhou Zhicheng FC Boynton Beach, Fla.

Colombia

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Kevin Piedrahita goalkeeper Itagüí FC Queens, N.Y.

Cyprus

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Tony Taylor winger AC Omonia Long Beach, Calif.

Denmark

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
R.J. Allen defender-midfielder Skive IK Old Bridge, N.J.
Thomas Delaney midfielder FC København Frederiksberg, Denmark
Conor O'Brien midfielder Odense Boldklub Mount Sinai, N.Y.
Babajide Ogunbiyi defender Viborg FF Rochester, N.Y.
Anton Peterlin midfielder Hellerup IK San Francisco

England

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Jozy Altidore forward Sunderland Livingston, N.J.
Villyan Bijev forward Liverpool U21 Fresno, Calif.
Jeff Cameron defender-midfelder Stoke City Attleboro, Mass.
William Cline midfelder Bristol City U21 Irvine, Calif.
Cody Cropper goalkeeper Southampton U21 Atlanta
Maurice Edu midfielder Stoke City Fontana, Calif.
Brad Friedel goalkeeper Tottenham Hotspur Lakewood, Ohio
Brad Guzan goalkeeper Aston Villa Evergreen Park, Ill.
Michael Haynes goalkeeper Reading FC Academy Scottsdale, Ariz.
Adam Henley defender Blackburn Rivers Knoxville, Tenn.
Seb Hines defender-midfielder Middlesbrough Wetherby, United Kingdom
Euan Holden defender-midfielder Bury FC Aberdeen, Scotland
Tim Howard goalkeeper Everton North Brunswick Township, N.J.
Stuart Holden midfielder Bolton Wanderers Cults, Aberdeen, Scotland
Duane Holmes midfielder Huddersfield Town U21 Georgia (U.S.)
Charlie Horton goalkeeper Peterborough United London
Sebastian Lletget midfielder West Ham United San Francisco
Eric Lichaj defender Nottingham Forest Downers Grove, Ill.
Oguchi Onyewu defender Quenns Park Rangers Washington, D.C.
Will Packwood defender Bristol Rovers Concord, Mass.
Marc Pelosi midfielder Liverpool U21 Bad Säckingen, Germany
Jon-Paul Pittman forward Wycombe Wanderers Oklahoma City, Okla.
Paul Rachubka goalkeeper Oldham Athletic San Luis Obispo, Calif.
Tim Ream defender-midfielder Bolton Wanderers St. Louis
Kristian Scott midfielder Swansea City U21 Hartville, Ohio
Kyle Scott midfielder Chelsea FC U18 Hartville, Ohio
Brek Shea midfielder Stoke City College Station, Tex.
Jonathan Spector defender-midfielder Birmingham City Arlington Heights, Ill.
Omar Thompson forward Wigan Athletic Miami, Fla.
Zak Whitbread defender Derby County Houston
Danny Williams midfielder Reading Karlsruhe, Germany

Finland

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Mike Banner midfielder FF Jaro Washington, D.C.
Alex DeJohn defender Ekenas IF Marlboro, N.J.
Christian Eissele forward PS Kemi Kings Lake Mary, Fla.
Giuseppe (Joe) Funicello defender-midfielder FF Jaro Agropoli, Italy
Fuad Ibrahim forward AC Kajaani Dire Dawa, Ethiopia
Aaron King forward FC Haka Denver
Justin Moose midfielder SJK Statesville, N.C.
Jonathan Okafor midfielder MYPA Verona, N.J.
Tyler Ruthven defender KuPS Alpharetta, Ga.
Yannick Salmon defender Myllykosken Pallo -47 Westbury, N.Y.
Kevin Sawchak midfielder FC KooTeePee Atlanta
Jordan Seabrook forward Vaasan Palloseura Indianapolis, Ind.
Karsten Smith defender VPS Huntington Station, N.Y.
Joey Spivack mudfielder PS Kemi Kings Hackettstown
Daniel Stevens midfielder Bollklubben-46 Liverpool, N.Y.
Etchu Tabe defender-forward KuPS Buea, Cameroon

France

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Alejandro Bedoya midfielder FC Nantes Washington, D.C.
Romain Gall midfielder FC Lorient Paris
Maki Tall forward OSC Lille B Englewood, N.J.
Quentin Westberg goalkeeper US Luzenac Suresnes, France

Germany

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Josh Boone midfielder Wehen Wiesbaden U23 Greenville, S.C.
John Anthony Brooks defender Hertha BSC Berlin Berlin
Russell Canouse midfielder TSG 1899 Hoffenheim U19 Lancaster, Pa.
Timmy Chandler defender 1. FC Nürnberg Frankfurt, West Germany
Steve Cherundolo defender Hannover 96 Rockford, Ill.
Royal-Dominique Fennell defender Stuttgarter Kickers Fort Irwin, Calif.
Junior Flores midfielder Borussia Dortmund U19 (amateur) Manassas, Va.
Oscar Gasecki defender Borussia Dortmund Youth Chicago
Jann George forward SpVgg Greuther Fürth II Nürnberg, Germany
Julian Green midfield-left wing Bayern Munich II Tampa, Fla.
Joe Gyau midfielder TSG 1899 Hoffenheim Tampa, Fla.
Marc Heider forward Holstein Kiel Sacramento, Calif.
Fabian Hurzeler midfielder TSG 1899 Hoffenheim II Houston
Fabian Johnson defender-midfielder TSG 1899 Hoffenheim Munich, West Germany
Jermaine Jones midfielder FC Schalke 04 Frankfurt, West Germany
Jerome Kiesewetter forward VfB Stuttgart II Berlin
Nick Ledesma midfielder TuS Dornberg North Hollywood, Calif.
Tyrone McCargo midfielder 1. FC Nürnberg II Schwabach, Germany
Alfredo Morales defender-midfielder FC Ingolstadt 04 Berlin
Shawn Parker forward 1. FSV Mainz 05 Wiesbaden, Germany
Michael Parkhurst defender FC Augsburg Providence, R.I.
Zach Pfeffer midfielder TSG 1899 Hoffenheim U19 Dresher, Pa.
Mario Rodriguez forward Borussia Mönchengladbach II North Hollywood, Calif.
Daniel Stanese defender-midfielder FC Augsburg II Queens, N.Y.
Caleb Stanko midfielder SC Freiburg II Holly, Mich.
Amri Tarek forward VfL Wolsburg II Los Angeles
Matt Taylor forward SC Preußen Münster Irvine, Calif.
Bobby Wood forward-midfielder TSV 1860 München Honolulu
Andrew Wooten forward SV Sandhausen Bamberg, West Germany
David Yelldell goalkeeper Bayer Leverkusen II Stuttgart, West Germany
Preston Zimmerman winger SV Darmstadt 98 Pasco, Wash.

Greece

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Michael Hoyos winger OFI Crete Fountain Valley, Calif.

Hungary

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Jacob Wilson forward Vasas Budapest Fremont, Calif.
Shane Recklet midfielder Vasas Budapest Shelton, Conn.

Iceland

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Chukwudi Chijindu forward Thór Akureyri Upland, Calif.
Ruben Resendes midfielder UMF Tindastóll Fall River, Mass.
Chris Tsonis forward UMF Tindastóll Dartmouth, Mass.
Josh Wicks goalkeeper Thór Akureyri Landstuhl, West Germany

Iran

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Diego Chávarri defender-winger Gostaresh Foolad Queens, N.Y.

Israel

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Ryan Adeleye defender Hapoel Ashkelon Elizabeth, N.J.
Bryan Gerzicich midfielder Hapoel Tel Aviv FC Los Angeles
Leonard Krupnik defender Hapoel Petah Tikva Khmelnytskyi, Soviet Union
Noah Sadaoui forward Hapoel Kfar Saba FC Casablanca Morocco

Italy

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Michael Bradley midfielder AS Roma Princeton, N.J.
Joshua Perez forward-midfielder AFC Fiorentina youth academy Los Angeles

Japan

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Piakai Henkel midfielder Fagiano Okayama Gainesville, Fla.

Mexico

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Ventura Alvarado defender Necaxa Phoenix
Paul Arriola forward-midfielder Club Tijuana Chula Vista, Calif.
DaMarcus Beasley midfielder-defender Puebla FC Fort Wayne, Ind.
Jonathan Bornstein defender Tigres UANL Torrance, Calif.
Isaác Brizuela midfielder Club Atlas San Jose, Calif.
Edgar Castillo defender Club Tijuana Las Cruces, N.M.
Joe Corona midfielder Club Tijuana Los Angeles
Daniel Cuevas forward Santos Laguna Sacramento, Calif.
Herbert Robinson Garcia midfielder Santos Laguna U19 Monclova, Mexico
Greg Garza defender Club Tijuana Grapevine, Tex.
Victor Garza midfielder Tigres UANL II Edinburg, Tex.
Herculez Gomez forward Club Tijuana Oxnard, Calif.
Sonny Guadarrama forward-midfielder Necaxa Austin, Texas
Alejandro Guido midfielder Club Tijuana San Diego
Alonso Hernandez midfielder-forward CF Monterrey El Paso, Tex.
Moises Hernandez defender Deportivo Saprissa Dallas
Benji Joya midfielder Club Santos Laguna San Jose, Calif.
Uvaldo Luna forward Tigres UANL Houston
Bernabé Magaña goalkeeper UNAM Pumas Ventura, Calif.
Ernest Nungaray midfielder Correcaminos UAT Anaheim, Calif.
Moisés Orozco midfielder Tigres de la UANL II Oxnard, Calif.
Michael Orozco Fiscal defender Puebla FC Orange, Calif.
Brian Piceno forward Club Tijuana San Diego
Miguel Ángel Ponce defender CD Guadalajara Sacramento, Calif.
Adrián Ruelas forward Veracruz Fontana, Calif.
Cirilo Saucedo goalkeeper Club Tijuana Acámbaro, Guanajuato, Mexico
José Torres midfielder Tigres UANL Longview, Tex.
Marco Vidal midfielder Lobos BUAP Dallas
William Yarbrough goalkeeper Club Leon Aguascalientes, Mexico

Netherlands

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Aron Jóhannsson forward AZ Alkmaar Mobile, Ala.
Charles Kazlauskas defender-midfielder Helmond Sport Milwaukee
Desevio Payne defender Desevio Payne Jong FC Groningen Greenwood, S.C.

Norway

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Anthony Avalos midfielder Vard Haugesund San Jose, Calif.
Erik Benjaminsen midfielder Stabæk IF San Francisco
Rhett Bernstein defender Mjøndalen IF San Diego
Jonathan Borrajo defender-midfielder Mjøndalen IF Clifton, N.J.
Steve Clark goalkeeper Hønefoss BK Mason, Mich.
Kenneth Di Vita Jensen forward Hønefoss BK Hole, Norway
Mix Diskerud midfielder Rosenborg BK Oslo, Norway
Jamil Fearrington midfielder Arendal Copenhagen, Denmark
Josh Gatt midfielder Molde FK Plymouth, Mich.
Kyle Helton defender Mjøndalen IF Birmingham, Ala.
Ethan Horvath goalkeeper Molde FK Highland Ranch, Colo.
Ben Spencer forward Molde FK Albuquerque, N.M.
Zarek Valentin defender Bodø/Glimt Lancaster, Pa.

Portugal

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Sergio Duarte midfielder Nacional Long Branch, N.J.
Caleb Patterson-Sewell goalkeeper Gil Vicente Hendersonville, Tenn.
Alex Zahavi forward-winger SC Olhanense Los Angeles

Russia

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Eugene Starikov midfielder-forward FK Rostov Odessa, Ukraine

Serbia

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Matthew Dunn midfielder OFK Beograd Dallas

Spain

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Jacole Turner goalkeeper Atlético Madrid C Summit, Mo.

Sweden

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Charlie Campbell midfielder Ljungskile SK Mundelein, Ill.
Dustin Corea forward-winger Jonkopings Sodra IF Los Angeles
Lester Dewee forward Bodens BK U21 Kensington, Md.
Ryan Gracia midfielder Nyköpings BIS Rockville, Md.
Patrick Hopkins defender Ljungskile SK Barrington, Ill.
Baggio Husidic midfielder Hammarby IF Velika Kladusa, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Pat McMahon defender Ljungskile Bolingbrook, Ill.
Bryan Meredith goalkeeper IK Brage Scotch Plains, N.J.
Alex Molano midfielder Bodens BK Grapevine, Tex.North Royalton, Ohio
Michael Nanchoff left winger Jönköpings Södra IF North Royalton, Ohio
Aaron Nichols defender Ljungskile SK Woodstick, Ill.
Samuel Petrone forward Mjällby AIF Glen Rock, N.J.
Matt Pyzdrowski goalkeeper Ängelholm Hinsdale, Ill.
Seth Rudolph forward Sandvikens IF Milwaukee
Billy Schuler forward Hammarby IF Hamilton, N.J.
Bryan Span midfielder Djurgårdens IF Somers, N.Y.
Andrew Stadler forward Sandvikens IF Milwaukee
Paul Torres midfielder Nyköpings BIS Caracas, Venezuela
Paul Tracy midfielder Ljungskile SK Naperville, Ill.
Zourab Tsiskaridze defender-midfielder Jönköpings Södra IF Tbilisi, Soviet Union
Bobby Warshaw midfielder Ängelholms FF Mechanicsburg, Pa.

Tajikistan

 
Name Position Team Birthplace
Troy Ready midfielder Vakhsh Qurghonteppa Spokane, Wash.

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