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How should the USMNT line up against Honduras? Brenden Aaronson may have a case

For the first time since clinching their Concacaf Nations League group in November 2019, the US men’s national team faces a game of serious consequence on Thursday evening in Denver. (7:30 pm ET | CBSSN, Paramount+, TUDN) It places a greater spotlight on head coach Gregg Berhalter’s lineup decisions for...
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Brenden Aaronson: 'It's been a whirlwind of six months and a crazy time'

Few Americans have progressed more in the last year than Brenden Aaronson. In only his second MLS season, he was one of the key performer on the Philadelphia Union's 2020 Supporters' Shield winners and the youngest MLS Best XI pick in history. The 20-year-old Aaronson moved to Austria in January...

U.S. duo Jesse Marsch, Brenden Aaronson lead Salzburg to Austrian league title

FC Salzburg clinched the Austrian Bundesliga title on Wednesday with a 2-0 win over Rapid Wien, giving American manager Jesse Marsch his second straight domestic Double after winning the Austrian Cup earlier this month. Marsch, 47, is set to take over German Bundesliga side RB Leipzig next season after Julien...

SSFC Spotlight: Brenden Aaronson captures Austrian Cup

Red Bull Salzburg won this year’s edition of the Austrian Cup with a 3-0 victory over LASK. American midfielder Brenden Aaronson scored the match’s second goal, receiving the ball at the top of the box on the counter-attack and blasting his shot into the corner of the net. Since joining the club in January, the 20-year-old has featured in every match and been a regular contributor to the scoresheet. Throughout his career, he has met the expectations of each successive level from the academy to the big European transfer.

U.S.'s Brenden Aaronson, Jesse Marsch lead Salzburg to Austrian Cup

American midfielder Brenden Aaronson scored the second goal of the game in the 66th minute, and FC Salzburg beat LASK Linz 3-0 Saturday at Klagenfurt to win their third straight Austrian Cup. - Stream ESPN FC Daily on ESPN+ (U.S. only) - Carlisle: Jesse Marsch is the trailblazer for American...

From Brenden Aaronson to Timothy Weah | What MLS exports have to play for as European seasons wind down

As Europe's various fall-to-spring seasons wind down to their conclusions, there's still plenty for MLS exports to play for in crunch time across the pond. In addition to league crowns and domestic cups, there's also Champions League and Europa League invites for next term, as well as promotions and relegations on the line as overseas leagues steam toward their finish lines.

Exclusive: Brenden Aaronson talks dream start in Salzburg, USMNT hopes and more

We all know that making the initial leap to Europe is often challenging for young players, but smooth landings overseas are available to those that put themselves in the right situation to succeed. Suffice it to say that Red Bull Salzburg youngster Brenden Aaronson fits the latter description, giving the...

Watch: A fine assist by Brenden Aaronson for Red Bull Salzburg

Red Bull Salzburg won its first game of the Austrian Bundesliga championship round, 3-1, over Sturm Graz thanks to a hat trick from Zambia' Patson Daka. The 20-year-old American Brenden Aaronson assisted on the second strike with a great cross-field pass that Daka headed home acrobatically.

Brenden Aaronson fits seamlessly into U.S. national team after move to Salzburg

Brenden Aaronson has played only three games for the U.S. national team, all in the last 15 months, but he has seamlessly fit into the team. On Thursday, he came off the bench to replace Christian Pulisic to start the second half and scored his second international goal within nine minutes of his entrance, finishing off a play that began when he flicked Yunus Musah's pass on to Josh Sargent, who roasted his defender and played the ball on a platter to Aaronson in front of the goal for the second goal in a 4-1 win.

Sergiño Dest, Brenden Aaronson, Sebastian Lletget shine bright in 4-1 USMNT victory

Brenden Aaronson, Serginho Dest, Sebastian Lletget, United States men's national soccer team, Omar Holness, Kellyn Acosta, Ricardo Morris, Antonee Robinson, Michael Hector, John Brooks. The United States Men’s National Team showed that they once again can create and score goals, taking care of business with a 4-1 victory over Jamaica...

Brenden Aaronson replacement? Philadelphia Union handing the No. 10 keys to Anthony Fontana

The 2020 season provided a glimpse into what Anthony Fontana can offer the Philadelphia Union, as the homegrown midfielder scored six goals in just over 500 minutes played. Now, after the Union transferred Best XI selection Brenden Aaronson to Austrian club Red Bull Salzburg, the 21-year-old Delaware native seems primed for bigger contributions. And head coach Jim Curtin confirmed as much during a virtual media availability earlier this week, noting it’s one homegrown filling the space vacated by what’s sure to be the first of many overseas moves from the club's academy-focused approach.