Ghanaian Players Abroad – 7-9 November, 2014: Acheampong shines for Anderlecht, Otoo’s Sogndal relegated
By Ing. George-Patrick Bediaku (Follow on Twitter @gpbediaku)
Frank Acheampong provided two assists to ensure Belgium Pro League leaders Anderlecht extended their stay atop the table. Not too good news for Afriyie Acquah and Mahatma Otoo. Afriyie played in a game where his Parma side lost by seven goals to a Kwadwo Asamoah-less Juventus. And for Mahatma, his Sogndal side was relegated from the Norwegian Eliteserien.
And has Adam Larsen Kwarasey played his last ever game for Strømsgodset?
Enjoy, your comprehensive round-up.
In the Premiership, Jeffery Schlupp played the entire game as Leicester City lost 1-2 away to Southampton on Saturday.
In the Championship, Albert Adomah came on in the 68th minute as Middlesbrough drew 0-0 at home with AFC Bournemouth on Saturday.
In the Serie A, Richmond Boakye came on in the 68th minute as Atalanta went away to draw 0-0 with Sassuolo on Saturday.
Alfred Duncan played 67 minutes as Sampdoria drew 2-2 at home with Michael Essien's (90 mins) AC Milan on Saturday. Duncan was yellow-carded in the 56th minute.
Godfred Donsah came on in the 79th minute as Cagliari drew 1-1 at home with Genoa on Sunday.
Afriyie Acquah was on the losing side as Parma were thrashed away at Juventus 7-0. He was yellow-carded in the 73rd minute on Sunday. Kwadwo Asamoah did not feature as he was out with an injury.
Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu played the entire game as Udinese drew 1-1 away with Palermo on Sunday. He was yellow-carded in the 16th minute.
In the Ligue 1, Jordan Ayew played the entire game as Lorient lost 0-1 away to Rennes on Friday.
In the Bundesliga, Abdul Baba Rahman played the entire game as Augsburg beat Paderborn 3-0 at home. He was yellow-carded in the 89th minute on Saturday.
Kevin-Prince Boateng played the final 45 minutes as Schalke 04 lost 0-2 to Freiburg. He was yellow-carded in the 65th minute on Saturday.
In the La Liga, Thomas Teye Partey played 85 minutes as Almería lost 1-2 at home to Barcelona on Saturday.
In the Pro League, Frank Acheampong (90 minutes) set up both goals as leaders Anderlecht went away to beat Gent 2-0 on Sunday.
David Addy played the entire game as Waasland-Beveren went away to lose 0-3 to Lokeren on Sunday.
In the Superliga, Daniel Amartey came on in the 35th minute as 10-man København went away to draw 0-0 with Nordsjælland on Sunday.
In the Super League, Abdul Aziz Tetteh played the entire game as Platanias went away to draw 0-0 with Levadiakos on Sunday.
In the Eliteserien, Adam Larsen Kwarasey conceded four times in what may be his last game for this club, Mohammed Abu played the entire game as Strømsgodset went away to lose 1-4 to Rosenborg on Sunday.
Ernest Asante played the entire game as Start lost 0-1 away to Vålerenga on Sunday.
Mahatma Otoo played the entire game as relegated Sogndal lost 0-2 at home to Stabæk on Sunday.
In the Liga I, Seidu Yahaya played 80 minutes as Astra went away and drew 1-1 with bottom Oţelul on Sunday. Sadat Bukari was on the bench for the visitors.
In the Premier League, Emmanuel Frimpong played the entire game as Ufa drew 0-0 at home with Rostov on Sunday.
In the Premiership, Abdul Osman played the entire game as Partick Thistle went away to beat St. Mirren on Saturday.
In the Super League, Samuel Afum came on in the 63rd minute as Young Boys hosted and beat FC Sion 2-1 on Sunday. Ishmael Yartey was an unused sub for the visitors.