Ghanaians abroad: Atsu, Waris score, Muntari & Essien thrill as Asamoah shines

Abdul Majeed Waris and Christian Atsu were the only Ghanaian players who scored abroad over the weekend. Goal Ghana brings you a wrap-up of the performance of Ghanaians abroad


Albert Adomah came on in the 72nd minute as Middlesbrough drew 0-0 at home with Leeds United. Jeffery Schlupp played the entire game on the left side of defense as leaders Leicester City beat Ipswich Town 3-0 at home.
Emmanuel Frimpong featured for Barnsley who beat Millwall 1-0 at home. He was shown an 87th-minute yellow card.

Kwesi Appiah came on in the 46th minute as Notts County lost 2-3 at home to Shrewsbury Town. Patrick Agyemang tasted only seven minutes of action as Portsmouth were thrashed 1-5 away at Scunthorpe United.


Andre Dede Ayew played the entire game as Olympique Marseille beat Lorient 1-0 at home at the Stade Velodromme.

Abdul Majeed Waris scored twice as Valenciennes drew 2-2 at home with struggling side Sochaux. Jordan Ayew played 82 minutes for the away side. Dennis Appiah played the entirety of Caen’s 0-0 away draw with Niort.


Abraham Kudemor came on in the 67th minute as Sporting Charleroi beat Zulte-Waregem 3-2 at home. Jerry Vandam was introduced in the 60th minute as Mechelen lost by three goals to two to Cercle Brugge.

Bennard Yao Kumordzi was introduced in the 63rd minute as Genk lost 0-2 at home to Waasland-Beveren. Daniel Opare played 55 minutes as leaders Standard Liege lost 3-2 at home to Gent. Nana Akwasi Asare played 90 minutes for Gent.


Christian Atsu scored in the 68th minute and played full time as Vitesse Arnhem ended their four games non-winning streak by beating RKC Waalwijk 3-1. Johan Kappelhof played 90 minutes at the heart of defense for Gronningen who were pipped 1-0 by Utrecht.
Shadrach Eghan played 57 minutes as FC Twente drew 2-2 at home with Feyenoord. Kwame Quansah came on in the 89th minute as Heracles drew 1-1 away with PEC Zwolle. Striker Fred Benson was a second half substitute for PEC. Elvis Manu played 83 minutes for Cambuur who drew 1-1 with Roda JC


Kevin-Prince Boateng played the entire game as Schalke 04 drew 0-0 with Mainz 05 at Gelsenkirchen. Baba Rahman’s Greuther Furth will play on Monday night.

Phil Ofosu-Ayeh played the entire game as MSV Duisburg lost 0-2 away at Evans Owusu Nyarko's Borussia Dortmund II. Reinhold Yabo lasted full duration for Karlsruher who beat Sandhausen 2-1.


Michael Essen replaced Sulley Muntari in the 64th minute as Milan went away to beat Sampdoria 2-0. Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu made way for Hasan Yebda in the 88th minute as Udinese drew 1-1 with Atalanta at Stadio Fruili.

Elsewhere in the Turin derby, Kwadwo Asamoah played full throttle and assisted Carlos Tevez’s goal as Juventus beat Torino 1-0. Ahmed Barusso was not in the Torino team. Raman Chibsah played the first 45 minutes as Sassuolo lost 2-3 away to Lazio.

Alfred Duncan played 90 minutes for Livorno who lost 3-2 at home to Hellas Verona. Godfred Donsah was on the Verona bench. Masahudu Alhassan played the entire game as Latina drew 0-0 away with Virtus Lanciano.

Boadu Acosty was a 90th minute substitute for Carpri who lost 2-1 to Cesena. Centre back Moro Alhassan was on the Cesena bench. Left-back Nii Nortey Ashong was on the Spezia bench as they drew 1-1 away with Palermo.


Fatau Dauda was on the bench as Orlando Pirates beat Thanda Royal Zulu 3-1 on penalties in the Nedbank Cup after a 3-3 scoreline in normal time. Rashid Sumaila came on in the 92nd minute as Mamelodi Sundowns went away to beat Ajax Cape Town 1-0.

Frank Sarfo-Gyamfi came on in the 40th minute, Mohammed Awal in the 69th minute as Maritzburg United beat MP Black Aces 2-1 in extra time to advance in the Nedbank Cup. .


Harrison Afful played the entire game as leaders Esperance de Tunis beat Métlaoui 3-1 at home.


Asamoah Gyan played the entire game as Al Ain lost 0-1 away to Al Nasr.


Lee Addy helped leaders Dinamo Zagreb to a 1-0 away win over bottom side Hrvatski Dragovoljac.


Abraham Akwasi Frimpong and Obeng Regan played the entire duration for their side Napredak who beat Jagodina 2-1.


Carlos Ohene, Ebo Andoh, and Razak Nuhu came in for their sides as AS AEL lost 1-0 to Apollon in the Limassol derby.


Boakye Yiadom was an unused substitute for Elche who were thrashed 3-0 by Real Madrid. Mohammed Fatau was introduced into the game in the 21st minute as Granada lost 1-2 away to Valencia


Ishmael Yartey came on in the 46th minute as FC Sion lost 1-3 away at FC Thun. Samuel Afum played the last minute of normal time as Young Boys beat Luzern 2-1 away.