Ghanaian Players Abroad – WEEKDAY WRAP – 27-30 October, 2014: Ghanaians in the Serie A, as Swedish League nears end
By Ing. George-Patrick Bediaku (Follow on Twitter @gpbediaku)
Another week of action which saw Ghanaians see some playtime. David Accam has been crowned the Helsingborg Player of The Year but is likely to miss out on the top scorer accolade. Kwadwo Asamoah played in a milestone match in which legendary Gianluigi Buffon marked his 500th game for Juventus. But…
Here’s your comprehensive round-up. Enjoy!
Monday, October 27.
Alhassan Wakaso played the entire game as Rio Ave hosted and beat Penafiel 3-2.
Seidu Yahaya played the entire game as Astra Ploiesti drew 0-0 at homewith Petrolul Ploiesti.
Enock Kofi Adu played the entire game as new Swedish champions Malmö FF beat relegated Brommapojkarna 2-0 at home.
Kwame Bonsu came on in the 66th minute as relegated Mjällby lost 0-2 at home to Kalmar.
Helsingborg played of the year David Accam played 82 minutes, Ema Boateng came on in the 76th minute as their side lost 0-3 at home to IFK Göteborg.
Kinsley Sarfo came on in the 83rd minute as Sirius lost 0-1 at home to leaders GIF Sundsvall.
Wednesday, October 29.
Sulley Muntari played 69 minutes as AC Milan went away and drew 1-1 with Godfred Donsah's Cagliari. Donsah came on in the 72nd minute, Michael Essien was an unused sub for the visitors. Muntari was yellow-carded in the 9th minute.
Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu played the entire game as Udinese went away to lose 0-3 to Fiorentina.
Kwadwo Asamoah played the entire game as Juventus lost for the first time this season. They fell to a late 94th minute goal to lose 0-1 away at Genoa. Gianluigi Buffon also chalked a milestone as he made his 500th appearance for the Old Ladies.
Lafred Duncan played 72 minutes as Sampdoria lost 0-1 away to Internazionale.
Isaac Cofie played the entire game as Chievo Verona lost 0-1 away to Palermo.
Afriyie Acquah played the entire game as Parma went away and were beaten 0-1 by Torino.
Nana Kwesi Asare played the entire game for Gent who hosted and beat David Addy's Waasland-Beveren 4-1.
Frank Acheampong played the entire game as leaders Anderlecht went away to beat Kortrijk 3-2.
Emmanuel Frimpong played the entire game as Ufa lost 0-1 at home to Lokomotiv Moskva in the Russian Cup.
Thursday, October 30.
Sulley Muniru played the entire game as CFR Cluj went away to beat Rapid Bucureşti 2-1 in the Cupa României.
Gershon Koffie played 87 minutes as Vancouver Whitecaps went away and lost 1-2 to FC Dallas.