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Ghanaian Players Abroad –7-8 June 2014: Ghanaians in Serie B play-offs, Oduro makes debut



By Ing. George-Patrick Bediaku (Follow on Twitter @gpbediaku)


There are two Ghanaians involved in this year’s Serie B play-offs, just like last year. The two Alhassan’s, Moro and Masahudu, play for Cesena and Latina respectively and helped in their sides’ results this weekend.

On Friday, Dominic Oduro made a surprise move from Columbus Crew to Toronto FC and he has already made his debut.



Masahudu Alhassan played the entire game as Latina went away to draw 2-2 with Bari on Sunday in the 1st leg of their Serie B play-off semi-final.

Moro Alhassan came on in the 85th minute as Cesena went away to beat Modena 1-0 in the 1st leg of their Serie B play-off semi-final on Sunday.



In the Superettan, Karim Sadat came on in the 32nd minute as Landskrona were thrashed 4-0 away at Hammarby on Sunday.


In the Division 1, Isaac Shaze came on in the 15th minute as bottom Umeå gave up the lead to draw 1-1 away with Brage on Saturday.


United States of America

In the MLS, Dominic Oduro, making his debut for his new side (moving from Columbus Crew), came on in the 65th minute as Toronto FC beat San Jose Earthquakes 1-0 at home on Saturday.

Gershon Koffie played the entire game as Vancouver Whitecaps drew 3-3 away with Philadelphia Union on Sunday.

Khalif Alhassan came on in the 88th minute as Portland Timbers went away to beat Real Salt Lake 3-1 on Sunday.


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