It's not every season that a player effectively switches nationalities in your team, but that's sort of what happened with Julian Green, who was lured by Buddha-toting former Bayern manager Jürgen Klinsmann, among others, stateside to join U.S. Soccer's setup ahead of the 2014 World Cup.
Green only made one first team appearance for Bayern, in frigid Moscow for only two minutes, so this review will be based on his Bayernliga record.
The American was nothing short of outstanding for Bayern Amateure with 15 goals and 8 assists, meaning he contributed one or the other on average in every match he played (23).
He's still an unknown quantity, and it's doubtful we'll see too much of him at the World Cup either. But, you never know, especially with Klinsmann. In his US appearances, he hasn't looked spectacular but the potential is there. Promotion to the 3. Liga would have really helped his development next season but thanks to Lukas Raeder, Regionalliga football is all he will get unless a loan deal or a first team call-up is in order.
Important to remember: he's still very young. Even younger now than Schweinsteiger was when he began contributing regularly to the first team.