Ghanaian forward Kwabena Appiah named in Hyundai A-League Team of the Week

Published on: 11 November 2019

Ghanaian forward Kwabena Appiah was named in the Hyundai A-League Team of the Week following his splendid performance Western United FC over the weekend.

Appiah scored the winner for the Hyundai A-League newcomers in their 2-1 home victory against Sydney Wanderers.

Mitchell Duke gave the visitors the lead with just five minutes into the game but Andrew Duurante scored the equaliser in the 13th minute with a powerful header from a corner kick.

The 27-year-old Ghanaian snatched the winner after skillfully dummying his marker to bury the ball into the net.

The goal was the Appiah's first of the season, propelling Western United to second place on the table after just five games.

Below is the Hyundai A-League Team of the Week:

Goalkeeper: Stefan Marinovic (Wellington Phoenix)

Defenders: Curtis Good (Melbourne City), Steven Taylor (Wellington Phoenix), Lachlan Jackson (Newcastle Jets), Josh Risdon (Western United)

Midfielders: Connor Metcalfe (Melbourne City), Diego Castro (Perth Glory), James Troisi (Adelaide United),

Forwards: Kwabena Appiah (Western United), Ola Toivonen (Melbourne Victory), Craig Noone (Melbourne City)