Ghanaian Players Abroad – 12-14 September, 2014: Frank Acheampong, Afum on target, Anthony Annan back in action
By Ing. George-Patrick Bediaku (Follow on Twitter @gpbediaku)
We are into the third and fourth weeks of many of the European leagues. Many Ghanaians have moved around, changed teams and after a short hiatus, I'm back with your usual comprehensive round-up of their activities for their respective sides.
Here’s your comprehensive round-up. Enjoy!
In the EPL, Jeffery Schlupp played 76 minutes as Leicester City went away to beat Stoke City 1-0 on Saturday.
In the Championship, Albert Adomah was subbed out in the 94th minute as Middlesbrough went away to beat Huddersfield Town 2-1 on Saturday.
In the Serie A, Richard Boakye Yiadom scored the 2nd goal as Atalanta posted a 2-1 away win over Cagliari on Sunday. His first goal for his new side.
Isaac Cofie came on in the 73rd minute as Chievo went away to beat Napoli 1-0 on Sunday.
Afriyie Acquah played the entire game as Parma lost 4-5 at home to Sulley Muntari's (90 mins) AC Milan on Sunday. Michael Essien was an unused sub for the visitors.
In the Ligue 1, Jordan Ayew played the entire game as Lorient lost 0-1 away to Montpellier on Saturday.
Jonathan Mensah played the entire game as Evian TG lost 1-3 at home to Andre Ayew's (90 mins) Marseille on Sunday. Mensah earned a 22nd-minute yellow card.
In the Bundesliga, Kevin-Prince Boateng played the entire game as Schalke 04 were thrashed 1-4 away at Borussia Monchengladbach on Saturday. 58th-minute yellow card.
Abdul Baba Rahman played the entire game as Augsburg went away to beat Eintracht Frankfurt 1-0 on Sunday.
In the 2Bundesliga, Phil Ofosu-Ayeh played the entire game for his new side as Aalen lost 1-4 away to leaders Ingolstadt on Friday.
In the La Liga, Thomas Teye Partey played the entire game as Almería drew 1-1 at home with Córdoba on Friday. 56th-minute yellow.
In the Premier League, Edward Kpodo (90 mins) scored the first goal as Ulisses hosted and beat bottom Mika 3-1 on Saturday.
Emmanuel Gyamfi played the entire game as Shirak drew 0-0 away with Alashkert on Saturday.
In the Pro League, Frank Acheampong scored (50th min) in leaders Anderlecht's 2-2 away draw with bottom Lierse on Saturday.
David Addy played 76 minutes for his new side Waasland-Beveren as they went away and thrashed Zulte-Waregem 4-1 on Saturday.
Bennard Yao Kumordzi played the entire game as Genk drew 1-1 at home with Club Brugge on Sunday.
Nana Asare played the entire game as Gent beat Mouscron-Péruwelz 1-0 at home on Sunday. 33rd-minute yellow card.
In the 1Division, Livingston Ebo Adjin played the first 45 minutes as Doxa lost 0-4 at home to leaders AEL on Sunday.
In the Superliga, Daniel Amartey played the entire game as FC København lost 0-1 away to Aalborg-BK on Saturday. 29th-minute yellow card.
In the Veikkausliiga, Gideon Baah played the entire game, Anthony Annan made his debut coming on in the 58th minute as leaders HJK drew 2-2 at home with KuPS on Friday. Baah was shown a yellow card in the 91st minute.
In the Eliteserien, Adam Kwarasey conceded four times, Mohammed Abu played 90 minutes as Strømsgodset were beaten 1-4 at home to Brann on Saturday.
Mahatma Otoo played the entire game as Sogndal drew 1-1 at home with Aalesund on Sunday.
Ernest Asante scored a last minute goal as his Start lost 2-3 at home to Stabæk on Sunday.
In the Primeira Liga, Alhassan Wakaso came on in the 74th minute as leaders Rio Ave drew 1-1 away with Moreirense on Saturday. 78th-minute yellow card.
Richard Ofori scored an own goal as his Académica lost 0-1 away at Boavista on Sunday.
Benard Mensah converted a penalty to earn his Vitória Guimarães a 1-1 home draw with FC Porto on Sunday.
In the Liga I, Sulley Muniru played 90 mins as CFR Cluj beat Sadat Bukari's (45 mins) Astra 4-1 at home on Saturday. Muniru earned a 72nd-minute yellow card.
In the Premier League, Emmanuel Frimpong made his debut, playing the final 45 minutes as Ufa went away to beat Krasnodar 2-0 on Sunday. 66th-minute yellow card.
In the Premiership, Abdul Osman (90 mins) scored in the 23rd minute, his first ever goal for his new side, as Partick Thistle hosted and beat Inverness CT 3-1 on Saturday.
In the PSL, Mohammed Anas played the entire game as Maritzburg United drew 0-0 at home with Edwin Gyimah's (90 mins) Mpumalanga Black Aces on Saturday.
John Arwuah played the entire game as bottom AmaZulu drew 2-2 away with Polokwane City on Saturday.
In the Allsvenskan, Enock Kofi Adu played the entire game as leaders Malmö FF drew 3-3 away with BK Häcken on Saturday.
King Osei Gyan played the entire game as Halmstad lost 1-2 at home to Kwame Bonsu's Mjällby on Sunday. Bonsu came on in the 80th minute.
Godsway Donyoh came on in the 64th minute as Falkenberg lost 1-3 away at Gefle on Sunday.
In the Superettan, Zakaria Abdullai played the entire game as Husqvarna lost 1-2 at home to leaders Hammarby on Friday.
Super League, Samuel Afum (90 mins) provided the assist for the first and scored the second goal as Young Boys beat bottom Luzern 3-2 at home on Sunday.
In the Super Lig, Abdul Majeed Waris played the entire game in his debut for his new side Trabzonspor, who drew 0-0 at home with Fenerbahçe on Sunday.
United States of America
In the MLS, Patrick Nyarko came on in the 80th minute as Chicago Fire drew 1-1 at home with Dominic Oduro's (59 mins) Toronto on Sunday.