Weston McKennie celebrated his fifth goal for Juventus in all competitions. (USA TODAY photo)
Weston McKennie scored his fourth goal of the Italy Serie A season in Juventus’ 3-0 win over Crotone to become the highest scoring U.S. international in the league Thursday.
The U.S. men’s national team midfielder scored his fifth goal across all competitions for Juve’s final goal in the 66th minute.
McKennie surpassed Michael Bradley, who had three Serie A scores.
PUT IT AWAY! 🎯@WMckennie bags his fifth goal of the season for @juventusfcen!
— U.S. Soccer MNT (@USMNT) February 22, 2021
After Cristiano Ronaldo tallied Juve’s first two goals, McKennie put an exclamation point on the victoryy as he scored via from close game on a corner kick.
It was McKennie’s first goal since a Jan. 24 tally against Bologna.