The January transfer window was an active one, especially for members of the United States Men’s National Team.
Some big names made big splashes in the market, and many made moves in search of more playing time. Michael Bradley’s loan to Aston Villa was the most publicized of any change of teams for Americans, but Freddy Adu has also found another new team to try and break into.
Then there are the unlucky Americans, the ones who needed a change, or were rumored to switch teams, but nothing panned out for them.
Here’s a look at the pros and cons of the biggest American moves (and non-moves) that went down during the transfer window.