RB Leipzig midfielder Tyler Adams is "very optimistic" about the future of U.S. soccer with so many young players thriving in top European leagues.
The 20-year-old, who has established himself as a first-team regular at the fourth-placed Bundesliga side since moving from the New York Red Bulls in January, believes that the amount of young Americans doing well at top European clubs is indicative of sustained progress since the national team missed out on the World Cup in Russia.
"There's Weston [McKennie],...
RB Leipzig stayed on course to finish in the Bundesliga top four and earn a place in the Champions League next season after a late equaliser from left back Willi Orban earned them a 1-1 home draw with Hoffenheim on Monday.
The result left Leipzig fourth on 42 points from 23 games, one behind third-placed Borussia Moenchengladbach and four ahead of fifth-placed Wolfsburg.
Hoffenheim, who like Leipzig stretched their unbeaten league run to five games, stayed eighth with 34 points.
Leipzig had more...