European football expert, Reuben Obodai brings you a comprehensive update on how Ghanaian players performed in abroad this weekend.
Frank Acheampong continues to perform and hit the back of the net for Tianjin Teda in the Chinese Super League as he bagged another brace this weekend – which made him one of the top three scorers in the league.
Baba Rahman returned from a long injury layoff to warm the bench for Schalke 04 as they made a return to the Champions League since 2014/15 season after a victory at Augsburg.
Majeed Waris also secured his first title in abroad with FC Porto but the striker will definitely not be delighted with the number of games he churned out for the Dragons in their title triumph campaign.
Ropapa Mensah made it two out of two for Nashville in the American lower-tier division. The former Inter Allies striker is following the remarkable scoring feat of Solomon Asante in the division.
Elsewhere, Joseph Paintsil returned from injury to play full throttle for Ferenvarosi in their draw at Videoton.
Reuben Obodai gives you a lowdown on how the players fared in abroad…
Jeffrey Schlupp made a cameo appearance for Crystal Palace as they came back from a goal down to stun Stoke City at the Britannia Stadium – a result which effectively ended the Potters 10-year stay in the English Premier League.
Christian Atsu missed Newcastle United 2-1 loss against Watford at the Vicarage Road through injury. The flying winger will play again this season as confirmed by the club after undergoing a successful operation.
Daniel Amartey was left out of Leicester City match day squad despite returning from injury last week – The Foxes lost the game 2-0 against West Ham.
Collins Quaner warmed the bench for Huddersfield in their goalless draw at champions Manchester City.
Jordan and Andre Ayew played full throttle for Swansea City in their 1-0 defeat against Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium – a result which left the Swans looking over their shoulders in the relegation zone.
In the Championship, Albert Adomah lasted 74 minutes for Aston Villa in their 1-0 defeat at Millwall.
Andy Yiadom picked a booking but played full throttle for Barnsley in their 4-1 loss at Derby County.
Caleb Ekuban returned to the starting line up for Leeds United and played 90 minutes in their 2-0 win over Queens Park Rangers.
Dennis Odoi picked a booking but played 90 minutes for Fulham FC in their 3-1 defeat at Birmingham City which dented their chances of winning automatic qualification to the Premier League.
Phil Ofosu-Ayeh missed Wolves 3-0 loss at Sunderland through injury. Sean Clare was left out of Wednesday squad.
In League One, Bernard Mensah lasted 70 minutes for Bristol Rovers in their 0-0 draw at Southend.
Daniel Agyei made a cameo appearance for Blackpool in their 1-1 draw with Shrewsbury.
Tarique Fosu missed Charlton Athletic 1-0 defeat at Rochdale through injury.
Daniel Agyei made a cameo appearance for Blackpool in their 1-0 defeat at Rotherham.
Kwesi Appiah scored for AFC Wimbledon in their 2-2 draw with Bury. Lloyd Sam made a cameo appearance for the victors.
Kevin Luckassen warmed the bench for Northampton Town in their 2-2 draw with Oldham.
In League Two, Hiram Boateng enjoyed full throttle for Exeter City in their 1-0 win over Colchester United.
Mubarak Wakaso made a cameo appearance for Deportivo Alaves in their 3-0 win over already relegate side Malaga at the Rosaleda.
Thomas Partey played 90 minutes for Atletico Madrid in their 2-0 loss at home to Espanyol.
Sulley Muntari missed Deportivo La Coruna 1-1 draw at Celta Vigo through muscle injury.
In the Segunda Division, Yaw Yeboah was an unused substitute for Real Oviedo in their 20 win over Lorca FC.
Kwadwo Asamoah was ‘magnifico’ for Juventus in their 3-1 win over Bologna. The victory edged the Old Lady close to another Scudetto title triumph. Godfred Donsah missed the game for the losers through injury.
Bright Gyamfi made a cameo appearance for Benevento Calcio in their 3-3 draw with Udinese.
Alfred Duncan played 90 minutes for Sassuolo in their 1-0 win over Sampdoria. Claude Adjepong lasted full minutes for the victors.
Isaac Cofie warmed the bench for Genoa in their 3-2 loss against Fiorentina.
Godfred Donsah missed Bologna 2-1 loss against AC Milan through injury.
Afriyie Acquah played full minutes for Torino in their 2-2 draw at Napoli.
In the Serie B, Bright Addae played full throttle for Ascoli in their 1-1 draw with UD Avellino.
Isaac Donkor played 90 minutes for AC Cesena in their 2-1 win over Parma.
Yusif Rahman Chibsah lasted 88 minutes for Frosinone in their 1-0 win over Carpi. Emmanuel Besea was an unused substitute for the victors.
Moses Odjer was introduced at half time for Salernitana in their 1-0 win over Entella. Patrick Asmah warmed the bench for the victors.
Enock Kwarteng warmed the bench for Nantes in their 2-0 home loss against Montpellier.
Goalkeeper Lawrence Ati-Zigi was an unused substitute for Sochaux Montbilliard in their 3-1 defeat against Clermont.
Grejohn Kyei lasted 71 minutes for already Ligue 1 promoted side Stade Reims in their 3-1 win at Valenciennes.
Ebenezer Assifuah warmed the bench for Le Havre as they edged out Niort 1-0 at away.
Baba Rahman returned from a long injury layoff to warm the bench for Schalke 04 in their 2-1 win over Augsburg. The victory helped the Royal Blues return to the Champions League since 2014/15 season. Bernard Tekpetey was however, left out of the victors squad.
Kevin-Prince Boateng returned from injury to play full throttle for Eintracht Frankfurt as they walloped SV Hamburg 3-0 at home. Gideon Jung lasted 90 minutes for the losers.
Defender Joseph Baffo missed Eintracht Brauschweig 2-0 loss against Ingolstadt through injury. Steffen Nkansah was left out of Braunschweig squad.
Christopher Antwi-Adjei netted for Paderbon in their 3-1 win over SV Wehen. Agyemang Diawusie also lasted 90 minutes for the losers while Kwame Yeboah missed the game for the victors through injury. Michael Akoto was left out of the losers squad.
Former Tema Youth striker Jonathan Osabutey made a cameo appearance for Werder Bremen II in their 1-1 draw at VfL Osnabruck. Marcel Appiah warmed the bench for Osnabruck.
Majeed Ashimeru lasted 91 minutes for AC Wolfsburger in their 1-0 victory over St Polten. David Atanga was not included in the losers match day squad.
Samuel Tetteh lasted full period for LASK Linz in their 2-0 loss against Rapid Vienna at home.
Kadiri Mohammed was left out of Austria Vienna squad that drew goalless at home with Admira.
Samuel Oppong picked a booking but lasted full period for BW Linz in their 1-0 loss at Reid. Kingsley Boateng was not included in the victors squad.
Felix Adjei missed Neustadt 1-0 win over FAC Vienna through injury.
Gideon Mensah was left out FC Liefering squad after failing to recover from an injury as they defeated Hartberg 3-2 at home.
Seidu Yahaya lasted full period for Dinamo Minsk in their goalless draw with Shakhtyor Soligorsk.
Joseph Aidoo played full throttle for KRC Genk as they were hammered 5-0 at Standard Liege.
Bernard Kumordzi missed Kortrijk 2-1 loss against Zulte Waregem through injury.
Ishahaku Yakubu was in superb form for Lierse in their 2-2 draw with OH Leuven. Kamal Sowah was not included in OH Leuven squad.
Francis Amuzu warmed the bench for Anderlecht in their 2-1 win over Club Brugge. Dennis Appiah, Emmanuel Adjei Sowah and Dauda Mohammed all missed the game through injuries.
Nana Opoku Ampomah missed Waasland Beveren 3-2 win over Mouscron through injury.
Nana Akwesi Asare picked a booking but lasted full period for KAA Gent in their 1-0 loss at home to Sporting Charleroi in the Jupilar Championship playoffs.
Collins Tanor missed Wilrijk 2-0 loss against Oostende through injury.
Elton Acolatse lasted 90 minutes for Sint Truiden in their 3-1 defeat at KAS Eupen. Samuel Asamoah lasted 59 minutes for the losers but Eric Ocansey missed the game for the victors through suspension while Abdul Manaf Nurudeen was left out of their squad.
Ishmael Baidoo warmed the bench for Septemvri Sofia in their 2-1 loss at Cherno More.
Ohene Carlos made a cameo appearance for Beroe in their 1-0 win over Vereya.
Richmond Boakye-Yiadom was substituted in the 92nd minute for Jiangsu Suning in their 2-0 win over Changchun Yatai.
Frank Acheampong netted a brace for Tianjin Teda in their 5-1 victory over Guizhou Zhicheng.
Maxwell Boadu Acosty played full minutes for Rijeka as they suffered a 1-0 defeat at Lokomotiva Zagreb.
Obeng Regan made a cameo appearance for Inter Zapresic in their 1-0 win over Osijek.
Ahmed Said missed Hadjuk Split 2-1 loss at Rudes through injury.
Benjamin Asamoah played the entire duration of the match for Doxa in their 3-1 win at Alki Oroklini. Francis Narh was taken off at half time.
Benjamin Tetteh lasted 73 minutes for Bohemians 1905 in their 1-1 stalemate at Sigma Olomouc.
Moro Ibrahim missed Silkeborg 2-1 defeat at Lyngby through suspension.
Kevin Mensah made a cameo appearance for Brondby in their 1-1 draw at Copenhagen.
Seth Paintsil and Samba Silla played full throttle for Jaro FF in their 3-1 loss at home to KPV Kokkola.
Joseph Paintsil returned from injury to play 90 minutes for Ferencvarosi in their goalless draw at Videoton.
Eli Keke enjoyed full period of action for Olafsvik in their 2-0 win at IR Reykjavik.
Patrick Twumasi made a cameo appearance for Astana FC in their 1-0 loss at Shakhtar Karagandy.
David Mawutor lasted 74 minutes for Zhetysu Taldykorgan in their 3-1 loss against Kairat Almaty. Gideon Baah was again missing for the victors.
Former Berekum Chelsea captain Abdul Basit Kamal scored for FK Pristina in their 2-1 win over Gjilani. Arago Jamal and Abdul Bashiru also played full throttle for the victors.
Rashid Obuobi enjoyed full minutes for Ventspils in their 1-1 draw with RFS. Michael Ofosu Appiah was left out of RFS squad again.
Derrick Luckassen played full action for PSV Eindhoven in their goalless draw with Groningen.
Thomas Agyepong missed the NAC Breda 1-1 draw with FC Twente through injury.
Jonathan Opoku is out with a calf injury hence missed VVV Venlo 1-0 loss at FC Utrecht.
Asumah Abubakar was left out of Willem II squad that played 2-2 draw with Vitesse Arnheim.
In the Eerste Divisie, Leroy Owusu played full action for Almere City in their 3-2 win over Maastricht.
Adam Kwarasey manned the post for Valeranga in their 2-2 draw against Haugesund.
Isaac Twum missed IK Start 3-0 defeat at ODD through injury.
Raymond Gyasi missed Stabaek 1-0 loss at Krastiansund through injury.
Dennis Antwi Agyare lasted full minutes for Asane in their 1-1 draw at Jerv.
Goalkeeper Nana Bonsu was left out Enugu Rangers squad that drew 1-1 at Wikki Tourist.
Rabiu Mohammed lasted full minutes of action for Kwara United in their 2-1 win over Yobe Stars.
Abdul Majeed Waris missed FC Porto 2-1 win over Fereinse through injury. The Dragons had already been crowned champions before this fixture after SL Benfica drew at Sporting Lisbon on Saturday.
Emmanuel Hackman picked a booking but completed 90 minutes for Portimonense in their 3-2 loss at Belenenses.
Lumor Agbenyenu made a cameo appearance for Sporting Lisbon in their goalless draw against SL Benfica.
Quincy Owusu Abeyie is still waiting to make his debut for Boavista as he again missed their 1-1 draw at Europa League qualification hopefuls Braga.
Alhassan Wakaso enjoyed full action for Vitoria Guimaraes as they walloped Tondela 4-1. Muniru Sulley was left out of the losers squad.
In the Segunda Liga, Ernest Ohemeng made cameo appearances for Arouca in their 1-0 home loss to CD Nacional. Osei Barnes was left out of the losers squad.
Joseph Amoah picked a booking before being substituted in the 65th minute for Guimaraes B in their 1-0 loss against Sporting Lisbon B.
Kwame Nsor played 90 minutes for Academica Viseu in their 1-0 win at Penafiel.
Abdul Aziz Tettteh was a beast in midfield for Dynamo Moscow in their 2-1 win at Tosno.
Raphael Dwamena made a cameo appearance for FC Zurich in their 1-1 draw with Lausanne.
Kassim Nuhu warmed the bench Young Boys in their 1-0 win at FC Sion. Young Boys have already been crowned champions.
In the Challenge League, defender Kwadwo Duah was not added to Winterthur squad that drew 3-3 at Xamax.
Patrick Kpozo and Frank Arhin made a cameo appearances for Ostersunds FK in their 2-0 home loss to Norrkoping. Samuel Mensah missed the game for the losers through injury.
Nasiru Mohammed lasted 63 minutes for Hacken BK in their 3-0 win at Trelleborgs.
Gershon Koffie returned from injury to make a cameo appearance for Hammarby 4-3 win over Sundsvall.
Thomas Boakye warmed the bench for Halmstad in their 2-defeat at Orgryte.
In the Superettan League, Karim Sadat picked a booking but played full minutes for Landskroma BOIS in their 1-0 loss at Varbergs
Enock Kwakwa picked a booking but lasted 90 minutes for Falkenbergs in their 2-0 home loss to Osters.
Danny Amankwaa made a 57th minute introduction for Hearts of Midlothian in their 3-1 defeat at home to Celtic. Prince Buaben missed the game through hamstring injury.
Samuel Owusu scored for FK Cukaricki in their 2-1 win over FK Vozdovac.
Abraham Frimpong picked a booking but played full minutes for Red Star Belgrade in their 4-0 win over Subortica. Red Star were crowned league champions last week.
Reagy Ofosu made a cameo appearance for Spartak Trnava in their 2-0 win over Dun. Streda
Sadam Sulley was taken off at half time for Michalovce in their 3-1 win at FK Nitra.
Hans Nunoo Sarpei missed FK Senica 3-1 win over ZiON Moravce through injury.
Issah Abass scored for NK Olimpija Ljubjana in their 2-0 win over NK Triglav. Mitch Apau lasted full minutes of action for the victors.
Derrick Mensah came on for Arafat Ibrahim Mensah in the 80th minute in their 2-2 draw at Celje.
Isaac Sackey returned from suspension to last 65 minutes for Alanyaspor in their 1-1 draw with Osmanlispor.
John Boye was a stalewart for Sivasspor in their 1-1 draw at Istanbul Basaksehir. Joseph Attamah continue his bench warming role for Basaksehir
Emmanuel Agyemang Badu played 43 minutes for Bursaspor in their 2-1 loss at Fenerbahce.
Elvis Manu made a cameo appearance for Genclerbirligi in their 1-0 home defeat to Antalyaspor. Kamal Issah warmed the bench for the losers.
Bernard Mensah scored his fifth league goal for Kasimpasa in their 5-2 win at Trabzonspor.
In the Turkish Lig 2, Jerry Akaminko was left out of Eskisehirspor squad in their 3-0 win at Adanasapor AS.
Mahatma Otoo lasted 69 minutes for Balikesirspor in 4-1 win against Manisaspor.
Latif Blessing lasted 68 minute for Los Angeles FC in their 1-1 draw with Dallas Burns.
Dominic Oduro was an unused substitute for Montreal Impact in their 4-2 win over New England Revolution.
Abu Danladi missed Minnesota United 1-0 win over Vancouver Whitecaps through an ankle injury.
Charles Sapong and David Accam lasted 85 and 64 minutes respective for Philadelphia Union in their 3-0 loss at Toronto FC.
Ema Boateng made a cameo appearance for LA Galaxy in their 3-2 defeat at Houston Dynamo.
Johan Kappelhof picked a booking but played 90 minutes for Chicago Fire in their 2-1 home loss to Atlanta United.
Lalas Abubakar played 90 minutes for Columbus Crew in their goalless draw at Seattle Sounders. Mohamed Abu made a cameo appearance for the Crew but there was no place for Harrisin Afful and Jonathan Mensah.
Ebenezer Ofori was introduced at half time for New York City FC in their 4-0 walloping at New York Red Bulls. Kwame Awuah returned from injury to warm the bench for the losers.
In the United Soccer League, Solomon Asante lasted full period for Phoenix Rising in their 4-3 win over LA Galaxy II. Gladson Awako warmed the bench for the victors. Emmanuel Appiah was an unused substitute for the losers.
Frederick Opoku lasted 90 minutes for Penn FC in their 3-0 win over Tampa Bay Rowdies. Prince Baffoe warmed the bench for the victors but there was no place for Isaac Osae on their bench.
Ropapa Mensah netted his third league goal for Nashville in their 1-1 draw at New York Red Bulls 2.