The Top Five U.S. Athletes To Play Abroad

Daniel McGowinCorrespondent IJune 13, 2009

The Top Five U.S. Athletes To Play Abroad

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    27 Jan 1996:  Forward Beau Zach Smith #33 of the Louisville Cardinals attempts to block a slam by forward J.R. Henderson #57 of UCLA Bruins at Pauley Pavilion in Los Angeles, California.  Louisville defeated UCLA 78-76.  Mandatory Credit:  Steve Dunn/Alls

Soccer: BRAD FRIEDEL (Goalkeeper)

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    LONDON, ENGLAND- MAY 09: Aston Villa goalkeeper Brad Friedel looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Fulham and Aston Villa at Craven Cottage on May 9, 2009 in London, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Football: DAMON ALLEN (quarterback)

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    26 Nov 2000:  Damon Allen #9 of the British Columbia Lions celebrates after the Grey Cup 2000 game against the Montreal Alouettes at the McMahon Stadium in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The Lions defeated the Alouettes 28-26.Mandatory Credit: Craig Klem  /All

Ice Hockey: DAVE LIVINGSTON (forward)

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Baseball: TUFFY RHODES (outfielder)

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Basketball: MARCUS BROWN (shooting guard)

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    ATHENS, GREECE - MAY 04:  Marcus Brown of Unicaja in action during the EuroLeague Final Four Semi Final match between CSKA Moscow and Unicaja at the Oaka Arena on May 4, 2007 in Athens, Greece.  (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)