Ghanaians abroad 30 August – 1 September 2013: Kingson returns to action
In this week's round up of Ghanaian players in action abroad, there were quite a few goals, with Richmond Boakye Yiadom, Emmanuel Agyemang Badu, Ernest Asante and King Osei Gyan amongst those on target.
Also former Black Stars goalkeeper Richard Kingson returned to competitive action for the first time in over 18 months, whilst Rabiu Mohammed made his competitive debut for Kuban Krasnodar.
UEFA Super Cup
Michael Essien was an unused substitute as Chelsea lost 4-5 on penalties to Bayern Munich after a 2-2 draw in regulation time.
In the Premier League, Derek Boateng was an unused substitute as Fulham lost 0-1 to Newcastle United.
In the Championship, Albert Adomah played the full match as Middlesbrough drew 1-1 with Sheffield Wednesday.
Jeffrey Schlupp was replaced by Lloyd Dyer in the 75th minute as Leicester City lost 1-2 to Charlton Athletic.
In League 2, Patrick Agyemang was replaced by Ryan Bird in the 63rd minute as Portsmouth lost 0-2 to Chesterfield.
In La Liga, Richmond Boakye Yiadom replaced Manuel Fernandes in the 63rd minute and scored deep in injury time to secure Elche a 2-2 draw with Almeria.
Mohammed Fatau was an unused substitute as Granada drew 1-1 with Celta Vigo.
In the Bundesliga, Kevin Prince Boateng played the full match as Schalke 04 beat Bayer Leverkusen 2-0.
In 2.Bundesliga, Baba Abdul Rahman played the full match as Greuther Furth drew 1-1 with FSV Frankfurt.
In 3.Liga, Pius Ofosu-Ayeh played the full game as MSV Duisburg beat Rot-Weiss Erfurt 3-1.
In the Serie A, Kwadwo Asamoah played the full match as Juventus thrashed Lazio 4-1.
Kingsley Boateng was an unused substitute as Catania lost 0-3 to Inter Milan.
Isaac Cofie was an unused substitute as Genoa lost 2-5 to Fiorentina
Sulley Muntari played the full match as AC Milan beat Cagliari 3-1.
Raman Chibsah was replaced by Diego Farias in the 76th minute as Sassuolo lost 1-4 to Livorno, for whom Joseph Alfred Duncan replaced Leandro Greco in the 82nd minute.
Emmanuel Agyemang Badu scored in the 11th minute and played the full match as Udinese beat Parma 3-1. Afriyie Acquah was an unused substitute for Parma.
In Serie B, Masahudu Alhassan played the full game as Latina drew 1-1 with Avellino.
Amidu Salifu played the full match as Modena drew 1-1 with Varese.
In Ligue 1, Jonathan Mensah played the full match as Evian Thonon Gaillard beat Lyon 2-1.
John Boye replaced Steven Moreira in the 13th minute and was booked in first half injury time as Rennes drew 0-0 with Lille.
Andre Ayew was booked in the 50th minute and played the full match whilst younger brother Jordan replaced Mathieu Valbuena in the 88th minute as Marseille lost 1-2 to Monaco.
In the Eredivisie, Jeffrey Sarpong was booked in the 69th minute and played the full match as NAC Breda drew 1-1 with NEC Nijmegen.
Shadrach Eghan was replaced by Joshua John in the 88th minute as Twente drew 1-1 with Heerenveen.
Kwame Quansah played the full match whilst Edwin Gyasi replaced Lerin Duarte in injury time as Heracles beat Ado Den Haag 1-0.
Fred Benson played the full match as PEC Zwolle drew 1-1 with Utrecht.
In the Eerste Divisie, Erixon Danso scored in the 69th minute and was replaced by Giovanni Godeken 14 minutes later as Dordrecht beat Jong PSV 2-0.
Mustapha Yahaya was booked in the 48th minute and was replaced by Lars Bleker in the 65th minute as Jong Twente lost 1-2 to Jong Ajax.
In the Pro League, Enoch Kofi Adu was replaced by Wang Shangyuan in the 88th minute as club Brugge beat Waasland-Beveren 2-1.
Bernard Kumordzi was booked in injury time and played the full match as Genk drew 1-1 with Charleroi, for whom Abraham Kudemor played the full match.
Frank Acheampong was replaced by Demy de Zeeuw in the 65th minute as Anderlecht lost 3-4 to Zulte Waregem.
Daniel Opare played the full match as Standard Liege beat Kortrijk 2-0.
Nana Akwasi Asare played the full match as Gent beat Mons 1-0.
Abdul Yakinu Iddi replaced David Destorme in the 64th minute as Mechelen drew 0-0 with Lierse.
In the 1.Division, Richard Kingson played the full match as Doxa beat Nea Salamis 2-0
In the Super Liga, Dominic Oduro was an unused substitute as AGF beat OB Odense 6-3.
Kamal Issah replaced Lasse Petry in the 79th minute as Nordsjaelland lost 1-2 to Vestsjaelland.
Davidson Drobo-Ampem played the full match as Esbjerg drew 1-1 with Midtjylland, for whom Kolja Afriyie was an unused substitute.
Kevin Mensah replaced Aleksandr Stankov in the 70th minute and scored 11 minutes later as Viborg lost 1-4 to FC Copenhagen.
In the Veikkausliiga, Gideon Baah played the full match as Honka drew 0-0 with MyPa.
In the Premier League, Daniel Addo was replaced by Stuart Duff at half time as Kairat lost 1-2 to Astana, for whom Patrick Twumasi was replaced by Ulan Konysbaev in the 74th minute.
In the Eliteserien, Mahatma Otoo played the full match whilst Gilbert Koomson replaced Ruben Holsaeter in the 79th minute as Sogndal lost 0-1 to Brann, for whom Kennedy Ashia was an unused substitute.
Ernest Asante scored in the 54th minute and played the full match as IK Start thrashed Sandnes Ulf 7-0.
King Osei Gyan scored in the 71st minute and played the full match as Viking Stavander beat Stromsgodset 1-0. Adam Kwarasey played the full 90 minutes; Bismark Adjei Boateng was replaced by Adama Diomande in the 73rd minute and Razak Nuhu was an unused substitute for Stromsgodset.
In the Primeira Liga, David Addy was booked in the 18th minute and played the full match as Vitoria Guimaraes lost 1-4 to Vitoria Setubal.
Alhassan Wakaso played the full match as Rio Ave lost 0-1 to Arouca.
Haminu Dramani was replaced by Brito in the 72nd minute as Gil Vicente beat Sporting Braga 1-0.
In the Premier League, Abdul Majeed Waris replaced Yura Movsisyan in injury time as Spartak Moscow beat Tom'Tomsk 2-1.
Rabiu Mohammed played the full match as Kuban Krasnodar drew 0-0 with Krylya Sovetov.
In the Meridijan Super Liga, Regan Obeng scored in the 72nd minute and played the full match and Abraham Frimpong also played the full 90 minutes as Napredak beat Donji Srem 3-1.
In the PSL, Rashid Sumaila played the full 90 minutes as Mamelodi Sundowns beat Golden Arrows 1-0
Edwin Gyimah was booked in the 27th minute and played the full match as Supersport United beat Kaizer Chiefs 3-1.
Awal Mohammed and Yakubu Mohammed both played the full match as Maritzburg United drew 0-0 with Pretoria University.
Mohammed Awal Issah was replaced by Sthembiso Dlamini in the 77th minute as Amazulu beat Ajax Cape Town 2-1.
Abdul Basit scored in the 49th minute and finished the match and Daniel Agyei played the full match in goal as Free State Stars drew 2-2 with Bloemfontein Celtic, for whom John Arwuah played the full match.
In the Allsvenskan, Ibrahim Moro was replaced by Anton Saletros in the 88th minute whilst Ebenezer Ofori was an unused substitute as AIK thrashed Gefle 3-0.
Mohammed Abubakari was booked in the 39th minute and played the full match as Atvidaberg lost 0-3 to IFK Goteborg.
Daniel Amartey played the full match; Godsway Donyoh was replaced by Petter Gustafsson in the 83rd minute and Yusif Alhassan Chibsah replaced Andreas Johansson in the 77th minute as Djurgarden lost 1-2 to Elfsborg.
In the Super League, Ebenezer Assifuah was an unused substitute as Sion beat Aarau 1-0.
Samuel Afum replaced Gonzalo Zarate in the 55th minute and scored in the 71st minute as Young Boys lost 1-2 to Basel.
In the Super Lig, Jerry Akaminko played the full match as Eskisehirspor drew 0-0 with Galatasaray.
In the Premier League, Dominic Adiyiah played the full match as Arsenal Kyiv lost 0-4 to Zorya.
United Arab Emirates
In the Super Cup, Asamoah Gyan played the full game as Al Ain lost 2-3 on penalties to Al Ahli after a 0-0 draw in regulation time.
In the MLS, Khalif Alhassan played the full match as Portland Timbers lost 2-4 to Real Salt Lake.
Lloyd Sam scored in the 8th minute and played the full match as New York Red Bulls beat DC United 2-1.
Dominic Oduro played the full match as Columbus Crew lost 0-1 to Seattle Sounders.
Patrick Nyarko replaced Dilly Duka in the 64th minute as Chicago Fire drew 1-1 with Houston Dynamo.
Gershon Koffie scored in 64th minute and played the full match as Vancouver Whitecaps drew 2-2 with Chivas USA.