- Associated Press - Saturday, September 10, 2016

American defender DeAndre Yedlin scored his first goal for Newcastle, striking in injury time in a 2-0 win at Derby on Saturday.

Making his second appearance for the League Championship club, Yedlin entered in the 77th minute and scored on a close-range left-footed shot following a corner kick.

The 23-year-old from Seattle was acquired from Tottenham on Aug. 24 and made his first appearance three days later, entering in the 88th minute against Brighton. He spent most of last season on loan to Sunderland, where he became a regular Premier League starter.

Yedlin joined Tottenham from Major League Soccer’s Seattle Sounders in January 2015 but made just one appearance for Spurs before he was lent to Sunderland.


Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide