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Ghanaian Players Abroad – 6-8 December: Waris finally scores, Kari-Kari's on



By Ing. George-Patrick Bediaku


Black Stars striker Abdul Majeed Waris finally got his first league goal and first ever for his new club Spartak Moscow. And in grand style too, as it earned them a win.

Kwame Amposah Karikari also continued his blistering form in the second tier Turkish League for Balıkesirspor.

Richmond Boakye Yiadom also got his first Cup (Copa del Rey) goal for Elche in his first every Cup game, in a match against Villareal.

Agoronet brings you a comprehensive summary of the activities of those Ghanaian players who were in action.



In the Championship, Albert Adomah (90 minutes) helped Middlesbrough to a 2-2 away draw with Birmingham City on Saturday.



In the Seria A, Kwadwo Asamoah came on in the 67th minute as Juventus went away and beat Bologna 2-0 on Friday.

Alfred Duncan was subbed out in the 94th minute as Livorno played out a 2-2 home draw with AC Milan on Saturday.

Afriyie Acquah came on in the 17th minute for Walter Gargano as Parma played a 3-3 away draw with Inter Milan on Sunday.


In the Serie B, Masahudu Alhassan played 90 minutes in AS Latina's 0-1 away loss to Ternana. 31st-miute yellow card on Saturday.



Richmond Boakye Yiadom scored Elche's second, but a late goal from Villareal earned them a 2-2 away draw in the Copa del Rey on Friday. This is Boakye Yiadom's first goal in his first Cup appearance. He has also scored three league goals in 12 appearances.



In the Ligue 1, Jordan Ayew came on in the 75th minute as Marseille lost 0-1 at home to FC Nantes on Friday. That was their fourth home defeat in 10 games.



In the Bundesliga, Kevin-Prince Boateng played the entire game as Schalke 04 lost 1-2 away to Borussia Monchengladbach on Saturday.


In the 2 Bundesliga, Abdul Baba Rahman came on in the 71st minute as Greuther Fürth closed the gap with a 3-1 away win over Sandhausen on Sunday.


In the 3.Liga, Philemon Ofosu-Ayeh played the entire game as MSV Duisburg lost 1-2 away to Preußen Münster on Saturday.



In the Eredevisie, Shadrach Eghan (69 minutes) helped FC Twente to a 2-1 away win over Stichting Az on Saturday.

Christian Twasam Atsu (90 minutes) helped Vitesse Arnhem to a 6-2 away win over PSV on Saturday.

Matthew Amoah (on in the 46') and Kwame Quansah (on in the 87') helped Heracles to a resurgent 3-1 away win over Roda JC on Sunday.



In the Pro League, Frank Acheampong came on in the 69th minute as Anderlecht beat Waasland-Beveren 2-0 at home on Saturday.

Enock Kofi Adu (on in the 81st minute) helped Club Brugge to a 3-0 home win over Mechelen on Saturday.

Nana Kwesi Asare played 80 minutes as Gent went away to beat Lierse 3-1 on Saturday.

Daniel Opare played the entirety of Standard Liège's 0-0 away draw with OH Leuven on Sunday.

Bennard Yao Kumordzi played 90 minutes at Genk lost 0-2 at home to Lokeren on Sunday. He earned a 31st-minute yellow card.



In the 1. HNL, Lee Addy played 90 minutes as Dinamo Zagreb beat Osijek 4-1 at home on Sunday.



In the 1. Division, Ebo Andoh (on in the 67') helped AEL to a 1-0 away win over Doxa. Doxa's Richard Kingson is still servig suspension for his red card.



In the Superliga, Davidson Drobo-Ampem played the entirety of Esbjerg's 0-1 away loss to Randers on Sunday.



In the Premier League, Abdul Majeed Waris (on in the 68th minute) finally scored his first goal as Spartak Moscow beat Rostov 1-0 away on Sunday.


South Africa

In the PSL, Mohammed Awal played 90 mins in Maritzburg United's 1-3 away loss to Ajax Cape Town on Friday. He was yellow-carded in the 59th minute.



In the Super League, Ishmael Yartey (90 mins) and Ebenezer Assifuah (63 mins) both played in FC Sion's 0-2 away loss to St. Gallen on Sunday.



In the 1. Lig, Toric Jebrin (90 mins) and Shaibu Yakubu (on in the 87') played in 1461 Trabzon's 1-3 home loss to Manisaspor on Sunday.

Kwame Amponsah Karikari (90 mins) scored the final goal as Balıkesirspor beat Karşıyaka 4-1 at home on Sunday.


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