Fabian Johnson celebrates after scoring against Schalke. - © © imago / Moritz Müller
Fabian Johnson celebrates after scoring against Schalke. - © © imago / Moritz Müller
Bundesliga

#BLMVP Matchday 23 candidate: Fabian Johnson

USMNT international Fabian Johnson starred in Borussia Mönchengladbach’s excellent 4-2 win over Schalke, his brace earning him a place in the vote for the Matchday 23 #BLMVP.

Fabian Johnson found the net twice against Schalke - bring the in-form American into your Official Fantasy Bundesliga team by clicking here!

The attacking midfielder had already had one goal chalked off for offside when he converted Patrick Herrmann's cross with a fine finish after 28 minutes. He doubled his tally in the second half when he combined with Lars Stindl, putting a 14-game scoring drought firmly behind him.

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Top Facts - Johnson

    Johnson's brace was his second in the Bundesliga, his last coming in November 2015 against Hoffenheim.He has now reached 10 Bundesliga goals for Gladbach, in addition to six from his stints with Hoffenheim and Wolfsburg.The American also led the way for the Foals by winning 75 per cent of the 20 tackles he made, completing a fine night all round for the 29-year-old.

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