Eddie Johnson scored twice as the Seattle Sounders posted their third straight Major League Soccer victory with a 4-2 win against FC Dallas, while Portland Timbers extended their unbeaten run to ten games.
FIFA.com previews the club scene in Scandinavia, where the Norwegian Tippeligaen and Swedish Allsvenskan are both set to kick off following the long Northern European winter.
Ricardo Clark struck in the seventh minute of injury time to see a weakened USA side beat a similarly under-strength Venezuela 1-0, having come on as a substitute in the 86th minute.
FIFA.com sat down for a chat with American battler Ricardo Clark, who is eager to make a mark with the Stars and Stripes in South Africa.
FIFA.com looks at the latest in a growing batch of USA internationals heading overseas to test their mettle in the world's most competitive leagues.
USA international Ricardo Clark has joined Eintracht Frankfurt on loan until the end of the season.