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The former Melbourne Victory shot-stopper got the nod from Jurgen Klopp in a league encounter, while his fellow German-based Socceroo also received a start


Mile Jedinak played the full game as Crystal Palace suffered a respectable 2-1 defeat away to Chelsea in the English Premier League.

In the Championship, Rhys Williams came off in the 89th minute of Middlesbrough's 1-0 loss at home to Brighton.

And in the Scottish Premiership, Jackson Irvine played a full game and picked up a yellow card as Kimarnock went down 4-1 at home to Dundee United. Dylan McGowan also completed 90 minutes in Hearts' 2-0 loss at home to Inverness.


Mitch Langerak received a rare Bundesliga start for Borussia Dortmund on Saturday, conceding twice in a 2-2 draw away to Hoffenheim. A day later, Robbie Kruse made it into the Bayer Leverkusen starting XI, but was subbed off in the second half of a 1-0 loss at home to Eintracht Frankfurt.

In the 2. Bundesliga, Ben Halloran started and was then withdrawn in the 67th minute of a 3-1 away win over Energie Cottbus. Mathew Leckie started and Nikita Rukavytsya came on in the second half as FSV Frankfurt drew 3-3 away to Karlsruher.

Adam Sarota began the game and was taken off on 65 minutes, while Tommy Oar came on at half-time as nine-man Utrecht lost 5-1 at home to PSV. Jason Davidson enjoyed a better day at the Eredivisie office, as his Heracles side registered a 2-0 win at home to AZ Alkmaar.

In the Swiss Super League, Dario Vidosic played the full game in FC Sion's 3-1 loss at Lausanne Sport. Over the border in Austria, James Holland played and picked up a yellow card in Austria Wien's 4-0 defeat away to league leaders Salzburg.

In the Belgian Pro League, Mat Ryan conceded two goals in the space of eight second-half minutes, as Club Brugge surrendered a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 away to Sporting Charleroi.

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In the United Arab Emirates, Brett Holman completed 90 minutes as Al Nasr went down 2-0 away to Al Shabab. Alex Brosque scored in Al Ain's 5-2 win at home to the Al Shaab of Billy Celeski, as both Aussies played the full game. Milan Susak completed the full match in Al Wasl's 2-1 home win over Al Ahli.

South America

Richard Porta started and was withdrawn on the hour mark of Nacional's 2-1 Uruguayan Primera Division loss at home to Fenix.

On the bench

Mark Schwarzer (Chelsea), Brad Jones (Liverpool) Adam Federici (Reading), Scott McDonald (Millwall), Carl Valeri (Sassuolo)

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