Ghanaian Players Abroad: Comprehensive coverage of the performance of Ghanaian players abroad – Turkey becoming a new home for Ghanaian players, Italy, England leaves it dry as Germany goes dead-silent

Rahman Chibsah climbed off the bench to score the match winner for Gazisehir Gaziantep with Patrick Twumasi and Aziz Tetteh staging stupendous outings for the side.

Twumasi also scored for Gazisahir Gaziantep while Bernard Mensah provided an assist to help Kayserispor secure a point with Isaac Sackey made his debut for Denizlispor.

In England, Jordan Ayew failed to find the back of the net for Crystal Palace as they suffered a baptism of fire at the Tottenham Hotspurs Stadium. Schlupp saw full time action while Atsu provided as assist for Newcastle United.

From the wet lands of Austria through to the dry lands of Congo DR to the snowy atmosphere of America, footballmadeinghana.com brings you up to speed with a comprehensive coverage of the performance of Ghanaian players abroad.

Austria

Following his return from national assignment, Majeed Ashmeru was given some time off and sat out of the game as RB Salzburg whitewashed Hartberg by 7-2.

Felix Adjei was not in the line-up for Swarovski Tirol in their 2-0 away win over Mattersburg.

Samuel Tetteh lasted the entire duration of the game for LASK as they traveled to secure a 2-0 win over Sturm Graz. Isaac Donkor was an unused sub for Sturm Graz after joining them on transfer deadline date.

Seth Paintsil was substituted in the 69th minute for Admira as they lost 5-0 to Rapid Wien.

Belgium

In Belgium, Joseph Paintsil was forced out of the game on the 43rd minute as KRC Genk lost 2-1 to Sporting Charleroi.

Manaf Nurudeen was not in the line-up for AS Eupen in their 1-1 stalemate with Zulte-Waregem. Gideon Mensah was on the bench for Zulte-Waregem after returning from national assignment.

Samuel Asamoah lasted the entire duration of the game for Sint-Truiden as they drew 1-1 with Waasland-Beveren. Thomas Agyepong played 77 minutes for Waasland-Beveren.

Godfred Donsah lasted 72 minutes for Cercle Brugge as they lost 2-0 at home to Club Brugge in the Brugge battle.

Jonah Osabutey lasted 74 minutes for Royal Excel Mouscron as they recorded a 2-0 home win over Eric Ocansey’s Kortrijk. Ocansey played 46 minutes of the game. Jonah provided an assist for his side’s second goal.

 

Czech Republic

Defender Emmanuel Antwi was brought on in the 46th minute for Pribram as they lost 6-0 at Mlada Bloeslav.

Benjamin Tetteh was on target for Sparta Praha in their 2-0 away win over Zlin. Tetteh was substituted in the 63rd minute.

 

Denmark

In Denmark, Danny Kwasi Amankwah was brought on with 9 minutes to end proceedings for Sonderjyske in their goalless encounter with Horsens.

Isaac Atanga was on target for Nordjalland as they suffered a 4-2 defeat to Brondby.  Kudus Mohammed and Ibrahim Sadiq were not in the line-up. Abdul Mumin lasted the entire duration of the game while Godsway Donyoh came on for Abu Francis in the 62nd minute.

Dauda Mohammed lasted the entire duration of the game for Ebsjerg as they suffered a 3-0 defeat to Randers FC.

 

DR Congo

Torric Jebrin was out of TP Mazembe’s squad for the CAF Champions League due to late arrival of his ITC. But Zakaria Mumuni lasted the entire duration of the game for AS Vita Club in the 0-0 encounter with Kara in the same competition.

England

Christian Atsu staged a valorous performance for Newcastle United in their 3-1 loss to Liverpool at Anfield. Atsu provided an assist for his side’s opener in the 7th minute.

Kevin Danso was not in the Southampton side that won 1-0 away over Sheffield United as he is serving suspension from the red card he suffered during their clash with Manchester United a fortnight ago.

Ghana duo Jeffrey Schlupp and Jordan Ayew featured for Crystal Palace as they were buttered 4-0 by Tottenham Hotspurs. Schlupp lasted the entire duration of the game while Jordan played 71 minutes.

In the Championship, Andre Ayew lasted the entire duration of the game for Swansea City as they succumbed to Albert Adoma’s Nottingham Forest. Adoma played 59 minutes of the game.

Andy Yiadom played the full duration of the game for Reading FC as they lost 1-0 to Middlesbrough.

 

Finland

In the Finnish Veikkausaliiga, Anthony Annan played 75 minutes for Inter Turku as they lashed Mariehamn by 2-0.

KUPS recorded a 1-0 win over HJK. Reuben Ayarna came on in the 82nd minute for KUPS while Evans Mensah lasted the entire duration for HJK.

Duo Baba Mensah and David Addy were both in action for Ilves who were beaten at home by HONKA. Gideon Baah was in full time action for HONKA.

 

France

Black Stars defender John Boye lasted the entire duration of the game for Metz as they 2-0 to Enock Kwateng’s Bordeaux. Enock also lasted the entire duration of the game.

In the France Ligue 2, goalkeeper Larence Ati-Zigi was an unused substitute for Sochaux in the goalless encounter with Valenciennes. Emmanuel Ntim was not in the line-up for Valenciennes.

Ebenezer Assifuah came on in the 61st minute for Le Havre in their goalless encounter with Paris FC. Rabiu Mohammed played only 45 minutes for Paris FC as he was red carded on the stroke of half time.

Salis Abdul Samed was not on the bench for Clermont as they lost 2-0 at home to Lorient.

 

Germany

In Germany, Kasim Adam made his debut for Fortuna Dusseldorf as they drew 1-1 with VfL Wolfsburg. Kasim was brought on with ten minutes to end proceedings. Kevin Ofori and Bernard Terkpetey were unused subs for Fortuna Dusseldorf.

Kwasi Okyere Wriedt was not in the line-up for Bayern Munich as they humbled Mainz 05 by 6-1.

Kingsley Schindler was an unused sub for FC Koln in their 1-0 home defeat to Borussia Monchengladbach.

Christopher Antwi Adjei lasted the entire duration of the game for SC Paderborn 07 as they suffered a 5-1 hammering at home by Schalke 04. Philimon Tawaiah was not on the team sheet for Paderborn.

In the Bundesliga II, David Atanga was an unused sub as his Holstein Kiel side were handed a 3-0 defeat at Heidenhem.

Gideon Jung and Jan Gyamerah are expected to be in action for Humburger SV when they come up against St. Pauli on Monday.

 

Hungary

Abraham Akwasi Frimping lasted the full throttle of the game for Ferencvaros as they hammered Paksi SE by 4-0.

Joachim Adukor was still absent for Diogsyor as he continues to nurse an injury in their 1-0 win over Zalaegerszegi TE

 

Italy

Kwadwo Asamoah and Nicholas Opoku were at each other’s throat as Inter Milan clashed with Udinese. Inter Milan won the game by a lone goal at the Estadio Guiseppe Meazza.

Kevin Prince Boateng was brought on in the 69th minute for Fiorentina as they drew 0-0 with Juventus.

Alfred Duncan lasted 84 minutes for Sassuolo in their 4-2 defeat to AS Roma.

In the Serie B, Emmanuel Gyasi lasted the entire 90 minutes for Spezia in their 1-0 defeat to Pordinone.

Moses Odjer and Bright Gyamfi will be at each other’s neck on Monday when Salernitana lock horns with Benevento.

 

Israel

Former Dreams FC duo Leonard Owusu and Samuel Alabi were in action for Ashdod as they drew 2-2 with Hapoel Be’er Sheva. Montari Kamehene was not in the line-up due to injury.

 

Netherlands

In the Dutch Eredivise, Abass Issah came on in the 80th minute for FC Utrecht as they won 3-1 over Emmen.

Norway

In the Eliteserien, Gilbert Koomson came on in the 57th minute for Brann as they were pipped by Kristiansund.

 

Portugal

Former Bechem United midfielder Yaw Ackah lasted 67 minutes of the game for Boavista in their 1-1 stalemate with Sporting CP.

Emmanuel Hackman was an unused sub for Portimonense in their 3-2 home defeat to FC Porto. Majeed Waris was not in the line-up for FC Porto.

In the Segunda Liga, Ghanaian-born Dutch youngster Godfried Owusu Ayesu was not in the line-up for Benfica II in their 0-0 encounter with Academico Viseu.

Osei Barnes is still serving his two match suspension as his Academica side lost 2-1 at home to Nacional.

Paul Ayongo came on in the 57th minute for Mafra as they lost 2-1 to Penafiel.

Striker Kwame N’sor lasted the entire duration of the game for Feirense in their 1-0 win over Chaves.

 

Russia

Sulley Muniru was an unused sub for Tombov as they lost 2-0 at home to CSKA Moscow.

Former Asokwa Deportivo striker Joel Fameyeh came on in the 66 for Orenburg as they defeated Rubin Kazan by 2-1.

South Africa

In the PSL, James Kotei was not in the line-up for Kaizer Chiefs in their 1-0 home defeat to Polokwane City.

Samuel Mensah Darpoh was an unused sub for Amazulu as they traveled to secure a point at Golden Arrows. The game ended 1-1.

Mumuni Abubakar was an unused sub for Black Leopards in their 2-0 defeat to Baroka.

 

Spain

Joseph Aidoo played the full duration of the game for Celta Vigo as they suffered a painful 2-0 home defeat to Granada.

Youngster Salisu Mohammed saw full time action for Real Valladolid as they drew 1-1 with Osasuna.

Mubarak Wakaso lasted the full duration of the game and suffered a yellow card as his Deportivo Alaves slipped to a 1-0 home defeat to Sevilla.

Baba Rahman made his debut appearance for Real Mallorca in their goalless encounter with Athletic Club. He lasted the entire 90 minutes and suffered a yellow card under 67 minutes. Iddrissu Baba Mohammed also lasted the entire 90 minutes of the game for Real Mallorca as they lost 2-0 away at Valencia.

Thomas Partey was sidelined as Atletico Madrid suffered a 2-0 defeat to Real Sociedad.

In the Segunda Division, Samuel Obeng came on in the 58th minute as Real Oviedo lost 2-0 at home to Elche.

Ernest Ohemeng was not on the bench for Mirandes in the 1-1 stalemate with Malaga.

Richard Boateng suffered a 58th minute red card for a second bookable offence as his Alcorcon side drew 1-1 with Ponferradina.

Raphael Dwamena was on target for Real Zaragoza as he lasted 66 minutes in their 3-1 home win over Extramadura. Dwamena had a yellow card in the game. Emmanuel Lomotey came on in the 81st minute for Extramadura.

 

Sweden

Kwame Kizito lasted the full 90 minutes for BK Hacken in their 2-1 home defeat tro AIK. Enock Adu Kofi was not in the line-up for AIK.

Abu Mohammed is expected to play for Helsinborg on Monday when they come up against Djurgaden.

In the Superettan, Abdul Halik Hudu was not in the line-up for Frej as they 3-0 away over Syrianska.

U20 winger Frank Arhin was brought out in the 68th minute for Dalkurd as they lost 3-1 at to Brage.

Halmstad drew 1-1 with GAIS in a game Thomas Boakey lasted 71 minutes for Halmstad and was substituted by Sadat Karim.

 

Turkey

In the Turkish Super Lig, Bernard Mensah provided an assist for Kayserispor’s equalizer in a 2-2 encounter with Antalyaspor.

Joseph Attamah Larweh lasted 86 minutes of the game for Rizespor as they drew goalless at home with Goztepe.

In Gaziantep, Patrick Twumasi and Rahman Chibsah were on target for Gazisehir Gaziantep while Aziz Tetteh lasted the entire duration of the game in their 3-2 win over Basiktas. Chibsah was brought on to score the winner while Twumasi lasted 77 minutes of the game.

Isaac Cofie lasted the full duration of the game for Sivasspor in their 1-1 encounter with Istanbul Basaksiher.

Caleb Ekuban was not in the line-up for Trapzonspor in their 2-2 home draw with Genclerbirligi due to a slight knocked he picked at training.

Isaac Sackey played 65 minutes for his new side Denizlispor as they lost 1-0 at home to Konyospor.

 

USA

Lalas Abubakar was in full time action for Colorado Rapids in their 2-1 home win over LA Galaxy.

Ebenezer Ofori came on in the 61st minute for New York City FC as they won 2-1 over SJ Earthquakes.

Latif Blessing was in full time action for Los Angeles FC as they drew 1-1 with Philadelphia Union. The Ghanaian was booked in the 78th minute.

Abu Danlad came on for Minnesota United on the 46th minute as they lost 2-0 to Houston Dynamo.

Midfielder Emmanuel Boateng was on the bench for DC United as they won 1-0 away over Portland Timbers.

Harrison Afful and Jonathan Mensah saw full time action for Columbus Crew while David Accam was an unused sub in their 3-1 away win over Atlanta United.

In the USL Championship, Solomon Asante was the man of the moment once again for Phoenix Rising as he scored his side’s opener in their 4-1 lashing of LA Galaxy II. Edwin Acheampong lasted 46 minutes for LA Galaxy II.

Goalkeeper Rahsid Nuhu and Roy Boateng were unused subs for New York RB II as they won 2-0 at home over Dominic Oduro’s Charlotte Independence. Oduro came on with 7 minutes to end proceedings.

Kwasi Donsu was in action for Colorado Springs but Ibrahim Yaro was an unused sub for the home side.

Ghanaian trio Razak Cromwell, Prosper Kassim and Anderson Asiedu saw full time action for Birmingham Legion as they lost 2-0 at home to Saint Louis. Asiedu saw a yellow card in the 74th minute. Oscar Umar came on in the 71st minute for Saint Louis.

Loudon United lost 2-1 at home to Memphis 901 in a game Elvis Amo came on in the 73rd minute for Loudon United.

Joshua Yaro and Ebenezer Ackon lasted the full duration of the game for San Antonio in their 3-1 win over OKC Energy.

Rashid Tetteh was in full time action for New Mexico FC in their 3-1 win over Colorado Springs. Kwasi Donsu came on in the 62nd minute while Ibrahim Yaro was an unused sub for Colorado Springs.

Dominic Oduro lasted the full duration of the game for Tampa Bay Rowdies in their 1-1 encounter with Atlanta United. Kwadwo Poku came on in the 60th minute for Tampa Bay Rowdies.

Owusu-Ansah Kontor lasted the full throttle of the game for Orange County SC in their 2-0 win over El Paso Locomotive.

Ema Twumasi was in full time action for Austin Bold in their n2-1 home defeat to Reno 1868.

By: Sheikh Tophic Sienu @desheikh1 on twitter

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