Born in Germany, Jermaine Jones he came up through the German club system and represented Germany at the U21 and senior level. Throughout his career in the Bundesliga, he played for Eintracht Frankfurt, Bayer Leverkusen, and Schalke. He later made the switch to the United States where he played for the New England Revolution, Colorado Rapids and the LA Galaxy. He made his debut for the USA national team in 2010 and played at the 2014 FIFA World Cup, scoring an amazing goal against Portugal. He currently serves as head coach of the Real So Cal U19 academy team .