If the Foals are flying right now, Fabian Johnson is one of the main reasons why. The USA international has even hit a rich vein of form in front of goal in recent weeks, as FC Bayern München found out to their cost on Matchday 15. Vote for him in Wednesday's poll on our Twitter account: @Bundesliga_EN!


Fabian Johnson

Age: 27

Club: Borussia Mönchengladbach

National team: USA

Idol facts

  • Has struck four goals in his last three games, including Gladbach's third against Bayern.
  • Scored first UEFA Champions League goal against Juventus, helping Gladbach draw with last season's runners-up, and scored again in win over Sevilla FC.
  • The Foals' Mr Versatility: can play all over the park, only Yann Sommer's place is safe.
  • Played in every game of the USA's 2014 FIFA World Cup finals run to the last 16.
  • Played for Germany at every level up to Under-21, winning UEFA EURO 2009 alongside Mesut Özil, Manuel Neuer, Jerome Boateng and Mats Hummels.