Performance of Ghanaian players abroad wrap up

Published on: 02 September 2018

There were some great performances from Ghanaian players who played on Friday and Saturday.

Alhassan Wakaso, who played admirably in the win over FC Porto last week, emerged as the hero for Vitoria Guimaraes after handing them a vital win.

Bernard Mensah was named man-of-the-match in Kaysperispor win over Fenerbahce following his all-round display in the match where he scored a goal. In that same game, Andre Ayew who is gradually becoming an important figure for Fenerbahce opened his scoring account.

Still, in Turkey, Caleb Ekuban endeared himself to the Trabzonspor faithful with his debut strike in their second win of the campaign.

Kasim Nuhu is reported to have withdrawn from the Black Stars squad for next week's AFCON qualifier match against Kenya after being stretchered off the pitch in Hoffenheim win over Freiburg.


Daniel Amartey cameoed for Leicester City in their 2-1 defeat against Liverpool at the King Power Stadium.

Dennis Odoi played full period of action for Fulham FC as they drew 2-2 with Brighton at the Amex Stadium.

Ghanaian duo Jeffrey Schlupp and Jordan Ayew were taken off in the 76th minute for Crystal Palace in their 2-0 defeat to Southampton at the Selhurst Park.

Christian Atsu cameos for Newcastle United in their 2-1 loss against Manchester City

Collin Quaner missed Huddersfield 1-1 draw at Everton through injury.

In the Championship, Albert Adomah was left out of Aston Villa matchday squad in their 4-1 defeat at Sheffield United.

Andy Yiadom played full period of action for Reading FC as they suffered a 2-1 defeat at home to Sheffield Wednesday.

In League One, Tarique Fosu returned from injury to cameo for Charlton Athletic in their 2-1 win at Southend United.

Kwesi Appiah played 61 minutes for AFC Wimbledon in their 3-0 defeat at Burton.

Joe Dodoo played 45 minutes for Blackpool in their goalless draw at Walsall.

In League Two, Hiram Boateng picked a booking but played full throttle for Exeter City in their 3-0 home loss against Lincoln City.

Kobby Arthur was an unused substitute for Macclesfield in their 3-0 loss at Crewe Alexandria.

Kevin Lokko lasted 43 minutes for Dover Athletic in their 2-1 defeat at home to Barnet. Nortei Nortey lasted 63 minutes for the losers.

Nana Owusu and Harold Odametey played full throttle for Maidenhead in their 2-2 draw with Bromley.

Kwame Thomas was left out of Solihull matchday squad in their 2-1 win at Barrow.

Nana Ofori Twumasi lasted full throttle for Maidstone United in their 1-0 loss at Gateshead. Darius Osei was left out of losers squad.


Thomas Partey picked a booking but played full throttle for Atletico Madrid in their 2-0 loss at Celta Vigo.

Yaw Yeboah did not feature in CD Numancia 3-2 defeat at Lugo after he was granted permission to return to Ghana to renew his visa.

Richard Boateng played 79 minutes for Real Oviedo in their 1-1 draw at Cadiz.


Kasim Nuhu suffered an injury during TSG Hoffenheim 3-1 win over SC Freiburg.

Issah Abass watched from the stands as his new teammates FSV Mainz 05 laboured to draw 1-1 at FC Nuremberg

Agyemang Diawusie warmed the bench for Ingolstadt in their 3-2 win over Aue.

Christian Adjei-Antwi played full throttle for SC Paderborn 07 in their 2-2 draw with VfL Bochum. Bernard Tekpetey for Paderborn. Jan Gyemerah was introduced in the 20th minute for Bochum.

Kelvin Weidlich played full throttle for Energie Cottbus in their 2-0 defeat at 1860 Munich.

Prince Owusu cameoed for Armenia Bielefeld in their 5-3 win over Regensburg.

American-born Joseph Claude-Gyau was relegated to Duisburg as he missed their 1-0 defeat at home to Greuther Furth. David Atanga also missed the match for the victors through injury.

Braydon Marvin Manu snatched a point for Hallescher in their 1-1 draw with VfL Osnabruck. Marcel Appiah missed the game for Osnabruck.

Steffen Nkansah warmed the bench for Eintracht Braunschweig in their 3-0 loss at Unterhaching.

Daniel Kofi Kyereh was left out of SV Wehen squad that lost 3-1 at Wurzburger Kickers.


Kwadwo Asamoah recovered from a thigh injury to play 90 minutes for Inter Milan in their 3-0 victory over Bologna. Godfred Donsah missed the game for the losers through injury.

In the Serie B, Emmanuel Gyasi came off the bench to hit the winner for Spezia in their 3-2 victory over Brescia.


Enoch Kwateng played full throttle for Nantes FC in their 3-2 win at Strasbourg. Majeed Waris cameoed for the victors.

Grejohn Kyei who has been linked with a move to RC Lens was an unused substitute for Stade de Reims as they pip Lyon by 1-0 at home.

John Boye missed Metz FC 2-0 win over in-form RC Lens through injury. Grejohn Kyei made his debut for the losers as a substitute.

Lawrence Ati Zigi warmed the bench for Sochaux in their 1-0 win over Beziers.

Ebenezer Assifuah was an unused substitute for Le Havre in their 3-1 win over Orleans.

Emmanuel Ntim warmed the bench for Valenciennes as they were hammered 4-0 at home by Clermont.


In the Bundesliga 2, Reuben Acquah played the entire period of action for LASK Juniors as they suffered a 1-0 defeat at Neustadt.

Gideon Mensah missed Leifering FC 1-0 defeat at Austria Lustenau through injury.

Kelvin Yeboah climbed from the bench to snatch a point for Wattens in their 2-2 stalemate with SV Kapfenberg. Prince Mensah played full throttle for SV Kapfenberg.

Kennedy Boateng excelled in a three-man defense for Ried in their 3-0 won over Horn.


Gideon Baah excelled for FC Gomel as they pipped Isloch Minsk 1-0 at away.

Joel Fameyeh was taken off in the 90th minute for Dinamo Minsk in their 2-1 won over FC Minsk.


Eric Ocansey was introduced in the 41st minute for KAS Eupen in their 2-1 win over Standard Liege. Goalkeeper Abdul Manaf Nurudeen was not included in the visitor's matchday squad.

Nana Opoku Ampomah picked a booking but played 90 minutes for Waasland-Beveren in their 1-0 loss at Sporting Lokeren.

Samuel Asamoah played full throttle for Sint Truiden as they defeated Oostende 1-0 at home.

Kamal Sowah played the entire duration of the game for OH Leuven in their 3-1 defeat against Westerlo.


Ishmael Baidu lasted 67 minutes for Septemvri in their 2-0 defeat at home to Etar.

Edwin Gyasi played 78 minutes for CSKA Sofia in their goalless draw with Botev Plovdiv.


Frank Acheampong lasted 72 minutes for Tianjin Teda in their 2-0 defeat at Guangzhou R&F.


Ahmed Said was left out of Hadjuk Split squad that played 1-1 draw at Slaven Belupo.


Benjamin Tetteh opened the scoring for Sparta Prague in their 2-0 win over Dukla Prague.

Emmanuel Antwi was introduced at halftime for Pribram in the 3-0 defeat at Zlin.


Benjamin Asamoah played 90 minutes for Doxa in their 2-0 defeat at AEL Limassol.


Yaw Amankwa played full throttle for Hobro IK as they held Sonderjyske to a 1-1 stalemate.  Collins Tanor, who joined Hobro on Transfer Deadline Day watched from the stands.


Reuben Ayarna missed SJK 2-1 home loss against KuPS through injury.

Samba Silla warmed the bench for Jaro FF in their 3-0 win over KPV Kokolla.


Young left-back Rashid Obuobi missed Ventspils 2-0 win over RFS through injury. Michael Ofosu Appiah was left out of the losers squad.


Jonathan Opoku played the entire duration for VVV Venlo in their 1-1 draw with Heerenveen.

Leeroy Owusu picked a booking but lasted the entire duration for Graafschap in their 1-1 draw at Emmen.

In the Eerste Divisie, Kelvin Luckassen cameoed for Almere City in their 2-0 loss at FC Eindhoven.

Rodney Antwi lasted 64 minutes for Volendam in their 1-1 home draw with Jong AZ.

Asumah Abubakar played 85 minutes for Maastricht in their 2-1 defeat at home to Go Ahead Eagles.


Alhassan Wakaso scored the winner for Vitoria Guimaraes as they pipped Tondela 1-0. Joseph Amoah lasted 55 minutes for the victors.

Lumor Agbenyenu was left out of Sporting Lisbon matchday squad that beat Feirense 1-0 at home.

Kwame Nsor was on target again for Academica Viseu but they were beaten 2-1 by Porto B.


Joseph Mensah was left out of Sepsi squad in their 1-0 win over Calarasi.

Isaac Donkor was not included in CS Universitatea Craiova matchday squad that defeat giants Dinamo Bucuresti 3-0 at home.


Rabiu Mohammed was missing for FK Anzhi Makhachkala in their 1-0 defeat against FK Krylya Sovetov Samara.


Thomas Agyepong cameoed for Hibernian FC in their 2-1 defeat at Livingston.


Samuel Owusu played the entire duration for Cukaricki in their 1-1 draw with Radnicki Nis.

Francis Kyeremeh played 90 minutes for Radnik in their goalless draw with Proleter.


Sadam Sulley cameoed for Michalovce in their 2-0 win over Podbrezova.

Benson Anang played full period of action for MSK Zilina in their 1-0 loss against Slovan Bratislava. Mitch Apau enjoyed 90 minutes for the victors.

Patrick Asmah played the entire game for Senica in their 4-0 walloping at Ruzomberok.


Richard Kissi Boateng warmed the bench for SuperSport United in their 1-0 win over Kaizer Chiefs in the MTN 8 semifinal.


Enock Adu Kofi was a stalwart for AIK Stockholm in their 3-0 win over BK Hacken. Nasiru Mohammed was not included in the losers matchday squad.

Frank Arhin played 62 minutes for Ostersunds FK in their 2-1 defeat at Orebro. Patrick Kpozo cameoed while Samuel Mensah was left out of the losers squad.


Defender Gregory Kwesi Wuthrich played the entire duration for Young Boys in their 3-0 win at FC Sion.

Swiss-born defender Kwadwo Duah was left out of Servette squad that lost 1-0 at home to Lausanne.


John Benson picked a booking but played 90 minutes for Al Ahli in their 4-0 defeat at home to Al Gharafa. Babo Seddiqi warmed the bench while Fred Dabanka was left out of the losers squad.


Muniru Sulley watched his new team Yeni Malatyaspor from the stands as they were beaten 1-0 at home by Konyaspor.

Andre Ayew scored his first goal for Fenerbahce but it wasn't enough as Kayserispor rallied back to beat them 3-2 with Bernard Mensah registering his name on the scoresheet for the victors. Asamoah Gyan warmed the bench for the victors.

Midfielder Isaac Sackey picked a booking but lasted 90 minutes for Alanyaspor in their 1-0 win over Goztepe.

Caleb Ekuban climbed off the bench to open his scoring account for Trabzonspor as they white-washed Galatasaray 4-0 at home.

In the second-tier league, Mahatma Otoo played 45 minutes for Balikesirspor in their 2-1 win at Elazigspor.

Kamal Issah was not included in Eskisehirspor squad that won 2-0 at home to Kardemir Karabukspor.


Ernest Asante netted his debut goal for Al Jazira in their 5-4 win over Shabab Al Ahli Dubai.


Charles Sapong played 62 minutes for Philadelphia Union in their 2-2 draw at Orlando City. David Accam cameoed for the Union.

In the USL, Dominic Oduro picked a booking but lasted 90 minutes for Tampa Bay Rowdies in their 3-0 win at North Carolina. Kwadwo Poku lasted 83 minutes for the victors.

Ropapa Mensah was not added to Nashville SC squad that lost 1-0 at Charlotte Independence.