Australians Abroad: Hughes scores, McBreen wins in China

The former Glory and Adelaide man hit the back of the net in a defeat, while the ex-Mariners forward didn't score but his team came out on top

Mile Jedinak played a full game for Crystal Palace, who conceded in the 94th minute to lose 1-0 away to Newcastle United in the English Premier League.

A tier below in the Championship, Shane Lowry and Scott McDonald both completed 90 minutes as their Millwall side lost 2-1 away to Leeds United.

In League One, recently capped Socceroo Massimo Luongo played a full game for Swindon Town in their 1-0 home win over Preston North End, for whom Bailey Wright - reportedly on the fringes of the national team - and Neil Kilkenny both played.

Dylan McGowan completed 90 minutes in Hearts' 2-1 loss at home to Dundee United in the Scottish Premier League.


In the Austrian Bundesliga, James Holland started and finished Austria Wien's 1-0 win away to Admira.

In Germany's 2. Bundesliga, Mathew Leckie and Ben Halloran started for FSV Frankfurt and Fortuna Dusseldorf respectively in their 0-0 clash. Nikita Rukavytsya came on in the second half for FSV.

Luke Wilkshire played the full game in Dinamo Moscow's 0-0 Russian Premier League draw at home to Rubin Kazan.

It was a bad weekend for the two Swiss-based Australian players. Oliver Bozanic was booked and subbed off on 56 minutes as his Luzern team went down 1-0 away to Lausanne Sport. Dario Vidosic meanwhile came on for the last 30 minutes of Sion's 2-0 loss at Aarau.

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In the Chinese Super League, Daniel McBreen started and was withdrawn in injury time as his Shanghai SIPG team defeated Hangzhou 2-1 away from home. Jonas Salley played a full game as Guizhou Renhe won 2-1 at Liaoning Whowin, who introduced Billy Celeski in the second half.

Adam Hughes scored the opening goal as his promoted Harbin Yiteng went down 2-1 away to Jiangsu Sainty.

Josh Kennedy played a full game for Nagoya Grampus, who came from behind to beat Vissel Kobe 2-1 at home in the J-League. Graham Arnold's Vegalta Sendai suffered a 4-0 loss at Omiya Ardija, while Mitch Nichols came off the bench late in Cerezo Osaka's 2-0 win at Kashima Antlers.

In the K-League, Alex Wilkinson started and finished Jeonbuk Motors' 0-0 draw at Sangju Sangmu. Robbie Cornthwaite came on late in Jeonnam Dragons' 3-2 win at Gyeongnam, who kept Luke DeVere on the bench. Aleksandar Jovanovic played a full game in Jeju United's 1-0 win at home to Seongnam.

Brett Holman completed 90 minutes for Al Nasr in their 0-0 draw away to Al Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates, while Mark Bresciano returned to action for Al Gharafa in Qatar after serving his ban for transfer irregularities.

North America

Tim Cahill picked up a late booking as his New York Red Bulls side drew 1-1 away to the Chicago Fire in Major League Soccer, while Andy Rose started and finished Seattle Sounders' 2-0 win at Montreal Impact.

On the bench

Brad Jones (Liverpool), Mark Schwarzer (Chelsea), Adam Federici (Reading), Alex Cisak (Burnley), Lucas Neill (Watford), Jackson Irvine (Kilmarnock), Caleb Patterson-Sewell (Gil Vicente), Ryan McGowan (Shandong Luneng).