The former Melbourne Victory man went some way to making a name for himself at his new club, bagging a brace on his first league start for the BayArena outfit
Mile Jedinak was unable to prevent Crystal Palace from going down 2-0 at home to Swansea City, leaving the promoted side second from bottom on the Premier League table.
In the Championship, Scott McDonald netted his first strike for Millwall, enough to secure a 1-0 win away to local rivals Charlton.
And in the Scottish Premier League, Dylan McGowan's Hearts went down 2-1 away to Ross County, while Jackson Irvine and Kilmarnock earned a point in a 1-1 draw away to Partick Thistle.
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James Holland was one of nine players to receive yellow cards in Austria Wien's ill-tempered 2-1 win away to Sturm Graz, a game which - unsurprisingly - saw both sides reduced to 10 men.
Mat Ryan, now coached by former goalkeeper Michel Preud'homme, kept a clean sheet in Club Brugge's 4-0 win at home to Anderlecht.
In Germany's second tier, Mathew Leckie claimed a brace and Nikita Rukavytsya also scored as FSV Frankfurt romped past visiting Ingolstadt 4-1.
In the Eredivisie, Tommy Oar was withdrawn on the hour mark as Utrecht went down 1-0 away to Feyenoord. Jason Davidson's Heracles were on the wrong end of a 3-0 defeat at home to Twente.
Oliver Bozanic's FC Luzern registered a 1-0 win away to Swiss Super League leaders Young Boys, while Dario Vidosic and FC Sion suffered a 3-1 loss at home to Basel.
Luke Wilkshire collected a yellow card as his Dinamo Moscow side went down 3-1 at home to Lokomotiv Moscow.
Three Australians were involved in a goal-fest in the Chinese Super League, Jonas Salley's Guizhou Renhe beating the Guangzhou R&F of Eddy Bosnar and Royston Griffiths 5-3 on the road.
Michael Marrone's Shanghai Shenxin defeated Qingdao Jonoon 1-0 at home, while neither Daniel McBreen nor Bernie Ibini could find the back of the net, as their Shanghai SIPG side went down 1-0 to the visiting Shandong Luneng, who numbered Ryan McGowan among their ranks.
Erik Paartalu's Tianjin Teda saw off Beijing Guoan 1-0 and Daniel Mullen was unable to prevent Dalian Aerbin going down 2-0 at Changchun Yatai.
It was a bad round for both of the Australians in the J-League, as Lucas Neill's Omiya Adrija were beaten 2-0 at home by Vegalta Sendai, while Josh Kennedy and Nagoya Grampus also lost at home to Tokyo FC by the same scoreline.
Alex Wilkinson's Jeonbuk Motors managed a 1-0 win at Busan I'Park in the K-League's Championship playoff series, while in the relegation round, Robbie Cornthwaite came off the bench in the Chunnam Dragons' 2-2 draw at home to Daejon.
Mark Bresciano's Al Gharafa drew 0-0 at home to Al Khor in Qatari Stars League, while in the United Arab Emirates Pro League, Brett Holman's Al Nasr recorded a 2-1 win over the Al Shaab team of Billy Celeski, who was substituted in the 19th minute.
Alex Brosque came on in the second half of Al Ain's 2-1 win over Ajman.
Andy Rose came off just past the hour mark in the Seattle Sounders' 1-1 draw at LA Galaxy, while Tim Cahill and David Carney played the full 90 minutes of New York Red Bulls' 1-0 win at home to Dallas.
On the bench - some of the big names to miss out this week
Chris Herd [Aston Villa], Brad Jones [Liverpool], Adam Federici [Reading], Mitch Langerak [Borussia Dortmund], Tom Rogic [Celtic]