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The Best USA Soccer Players in Europe

Updated September 7, 2021 3.5k votes 202 voters 1.3k views56 items

List RulesVote up the best USMNT soccer players in Europe.

Who are the best USA soccer players in Europe right now? In the last few years, we've seen an explosion of USMNT players transfer to Europe to ply their trade at the highest level. Whether in the Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, or everywhere in between, many of the best American soccer players in Europe have grown the game immensely overseas. In 2020 alone, ten US players won silverware in Europe. So, who is the best USA soccer player currently playing in Europe?

In 2021, USA soccer star Christian Pulisic and Chelsea won the Champions League. Other great US soccer players in Europe like Zack Steffen and Weston McKennie helped their squads Manchester City and Juventus win the Premier League and the Coppa Italia, respectively. There are also many talented, young USA soccer players on some of the best European clubs, including Sergino Dest with Barcelona, Gio Reyna with Borussia Dortmund, and Timothy Weah with Lille. 

Vote up the best American soccer players in Europe and help decide who is the best USMNT player abroad.

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  • 1
    Attacking midfielder
    161
    20

    BirthplaceHershey, Pennsylvania

    Chelsea - EPL
  • 2
    Attacking midfielder
    141
    29

    BirthplaceSunderland, England

    NationalityEnglish

    Borussia Dortmund - Bundesliga
  • 3
    Midfielder
    136
    31

    BirthplaceLittle Elm, Texas

    NationalityAmerican

    Juventus - Serie A
  • 4
    Full-back
    119
    21

    BirthplaceAlmere, Netherlands

    NationalityAmerican

    Barcelona - La Liga
  • 5
    Midfielder
    120
    30

    BirthplaceWappinger, New York

    NationalityAmerican

    RB Leipzig - Bundesliga
  • 6
    Center back
    99
    23

    BirthplaceBerlin, Germany

    Wolfsburg - Bundesliga
  • 7
    Attacking midfielder
    76
    20

    BirthplaceMedford, New Jersey

    NationalityAmerican

    Red Bull Salzburg - Austrian Bundesliga
  • 8
    Midfielder
    64
    13

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    NationalityAmerican

    Valencia - La Liga

  • 9
    81
    29

    BirthplaceBrooklyn, New York

    NationalityAmerican

    Lille - Ligue 1
  • 10

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida

    NationalityAmerican

    Marseille - Ligue 1
  • 11
    80
    29

    BirthplaceYorba Linda, California

    NationalityAmerican

    RCD Mallorca - La Liga

  • 12
    59
    13

    BirthplaceBirmingham, Alabama

    NationalityAmerican

    Hoffenheim - Bundesliga (on loan from Bayern Munich - Bundesliga)

  • 13
    83
    37

    BirthplaceO'Fallon, Missouri

    NationalityAmerican

    Norwich City - EPL
  • 14
    64
    21

    BirthplaceMilton Keynes, England

    NationalityUnited States

    Fulham - Championship
  • 15
    Right back
    56
    14

    BirthplaceLake Grove, New York

    NationalityAmerican

    Borussia Mönchengladbach - Bundesliga
  • 16
    Goalkeeper
    74
    34

    BirthplaceCoatesville, Pennsylvania

    NationalityAmerican

    Manchester City - EPL
  • 17
    54
    27

    BirthplaceWashington, D.C.

    NationalityAmerican

    Young Boys - Super League
  • 18
    47
    20

    BirthplaceTampa, Florida

    NationalityUnited States of America

    SpVgg Greuther Furth - 2.Bundesliga
  • 19
    Center back
    44
    17

    BirthplaceClifton, New Jersey

    NationalityAmerican

    Anderlecht - Pro League
  • 20
    Goalkeeper
    56
    30

    BirthplaceHighlands Ranch, Colorado

    NationalityAmerican

    Nottingham Forest - Championship
  • 21
    50
    24

    BirthplaceThe Bronx, New York

    NationalityAmerican

    KRC Genk - Pro League
  • 22
    66
    41

    BirthplaceSeattle, Washington

    Galatasaray - Super Lig
  • 23
    Right back
    57
    34

    BirthplacePowder Springs, Georgia

    NationalityAmerican

    Tenerife - La Liga 2
  • 24
    Right back
    44
    23

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois

    NationalityAmerican

    Boavista - Primeira Liga
  • 25
    30
    10

    BirthplaceSouthend-on-Sea, England

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Tottenham Hotspur - EPL