Soccer News of Monday, 7 October 2013
Source: Christopher Opoku/footy-ghana
Over the weekend most Ghanaian players distinguished themselves.
Sulley Muntari, Albert Adomah, Kevin Prince Boateng and David Accam were among a host of Ghanaian players on target with Gideon Baah receiving the marching orders in Finland.
In the Premier League, Derek Boateng replaced Giorgios Karagounis in the 60th minute as Fulham beat Stoke City 1-0.
Michael Essien was an unused substitute as Chelsea beat Norwich City 3-1.
In the Championship, Albert Adomah scored in the 24th minute and played the full match as Middlesbrough thrashed Yeovil Town 4-1.
Jeffrey Schlupp replaced Lloyd Dyer in the 71st minute as Leicester City lost 0-1 to Doncaster Rovers.
In League 2, Patrick Agyemang was replaced by Andrew Barcham in the 80th minute as Portsmouth beat Rochdale 3-0.
In La Liga, Richmond Boakye Yiadom replaced Coro seven minutes from time as Elche beat Espanyol 2-1.
In the Bundesliga, Kevin Prince Boateng converted a 16th minute penalty and was replaced by Max Meyer in the 68th minute as Schalke 04 thrashed Augsburg 4-1.
In 2.Bundesliga, Marcel Appiah played the full match as Arminia Bielefeld lost 0-3 to Kaiserslautern.
Charles Takyi replaced Marco Stiepermann in the 39th minute and was booked in the 58th minute as Energie Cottbus drew 0-0 with 1860 Munich.
In 3.Liga, Pius Ofosu Ayeh played the full match as MSV Duisburg lost 0-1 to Elversberg.
In Serie A, Afriyie Acquah replaced Jaime Valdes in the 81st minute and was booked in injury time as Parma beat Sassuolo 3-1. Raman Chibsah was an unused substitute for Sassuolo.
Isaac Cofie was an unused substitute as Genoa drew 1-1 with Catania, for whom Kingsley Boateng was an unused substitute.
Joseph Andrew Duncan played the full match as Livorno lost 0-4 to Napoli.
Emmanuel Agyemang Badu replaced Giampiero Pinzi in the 70th minute as Udinese beat Cagliari 2-0.
Sulley Muntari scored in the 1st and 90th minutes, booked in injury time and played the full match as AC Milan lost 2-3 to Juventus, for whom Kwadwo Asamoah also played the full match.
In Serie B, Amidu Salifu was booked in the 78th minute and played the full game as Modena lost 1-2 to Empoli.
Masahudu Alhassan was replaced by Giuseppe Figliomeni in the 80th minute as Latina drew 1-1 with Trapani.
In Ligue 1, Andre Ayew converted a 34th minute penalty and played the full game, whilst younger brother Jordan was replaced by Andre Pierre Gignac in the 67th minute as Marseille lost 1-2 to Paris Saint Germain.
In Ligue 2, Kwame N’Sor scored in the 59th minute and was replaced by Luciano Teixeira in the 84th minute as Metz beat Chateauroux 1-0.
In the Eredivisie, Shadrach Eghan was replaced by Youness Mokhtar at half time as Twente beat Cambuur 1-0.
Fred Benson played the full match as PEC Zwolle drew 0-0 with Roda JC.
Jeffrey Sarpong was replaced by Elson Hooi in the 87th minute as NAC Breda beat Heracles 2-1, Kwame Quansah was replaced by Simon Cziommer in the 83rd minute, whilst Matthew Amoah replaced Thomas Bruns in the 86th minute for Heracles.
Christian Atsu replaced Frank van der Struijk in the 77th minute and set up a goal for Japan international Mike Havenaar six minutes later as Vitesse Arnhem lost 1-2 to Feyernoord.
In the Pro League, Enoch Kofi Adu was an unused substitute as Club Brugge beat OH Leuven 1-0.
Abdul Yakinu Iddi replaced Aleksandar Trajkovski in the 68th minute and was booked in the 81st minute as Mechelen lost 1-2 to Cercle Brugge.
Frank Acheampong replaced Matias Suarez at half time as Anderlecht lost 0-1 to Kortrijk.
Daniel Opare was booked in the 44th minute and played the full match as Standard Liege lost 0-1 to Zulte-Waregem.
Nana Akwasi Asare replaced Yaya Soumahoro in the 60th minute as Gent lost 1-2 to Genk, for whom Bernard Kumordzi replaced Fabien Camus in the 90th minute.
In the1.Division, Samad Oppong was an unused substitute as Ethnikos Achna lost 1-2 to Ermis.
Ebo Andoh replaced Christos Theofilou in the 65th minute and Carlos Ohene was an unused substitute as AEL drew 1-1 with AEK Larnaca.
Yusif Rahman was replaced by Leandros Lillis in the 83rd minute whilst Mustapha Quaynor was replaced by Aimilios Panagiotou in the 53rd minute as ALKI lost 0-1 to Omonia Nicosia.
In the Super Liga, Dominic Oduro was an unused substitute as AGF drew 2-2 with Randers.
Davidson Drobo-Ampem was an unused substitute as Esbjerg lost 1-3 to OB Odense.
In the Veikkausliiga, Gideon Baah was booked in the 56th minute and sent off 11 minutes later as Honka lost 2-4 to Kups.
In the Super League, Aziz Tetteh played the full game as Platanias lost 1-3 to Ergotelis.
In the Premier League, Patrick Twumasi scored before half time and was replaced by Ulan Konysbaev in injury time as Astana lost 1-2 to Kairat, for whom Daniel Addo was an unused substitute.
In the Virsliga, Michael Ofosu Appiah replaced Irakli Klimiashvili in the 38th minute and was booked in the 80th minute as Skonto Riga drew 1-1 with Ventspils.
In the Eliteserien, Kennedy Ashia was an unused substitute as Brann lost 0-1 to Haugesund.
Adam Kwarasey was in goal for the full match and Razak Nuhu was an unused substitute as Stromsgodset beat Valarenga 2-1.
Ernest Asante was replaced by Babacar Sarr seven minutes from time as IK Start drew 1-1 with Sarpsborg.
Mahatma Otoo and Gilbert Koomson were both unused substitutes as Sogndal drew 0-0 with Odd Grenland.
In the Primeira Liga, Alhassan Wakaso replaced Lionn Barbosa in the 39th minute and was booked in the 65th minute as Rio Ave beat Academica 1-0.
In the Liga I, Sadat Bukari was replaced by Takayuki Seto in the 66th minute and Seidu Yahaya was an unused substitute as Astra Giurgiu lost 1-3 to Concordia Chiajna.
In the Premier League, Abdul Majeed Waris was an unused substitute as Spartak Moscow drew 0-0 with Terek Grozny.
Mubarak Wakaso scored in the 11th minute, set up a goal for Alexander Ryazantsev 19 mins later and was replaced by Gokdeniz Karadeniz in the 72nd minute as Rubin Kazan thrashed Anzhi Makhachkala 5-1.
In the League Cup first round, Adam Basit scored in the 85th minute as Free State Stars beat Amazulu 2-0.
In the Allsvenskan, Ibrahim Moro replaced Martin Mutumba in the 70th minute and was booked eight minutes later whilst Ebenezer Ofori was an unused substitute as AIK beat Mjallby 3-2.
Mohammed Abubakari played the full match as Atvidaberg drew 0-0 with Brommapojkarna.
Yusif Chibsah and Daniel Amartey both played the full game and Godsway Donyoh was replaced at half time by Aleksandar Prijovic as Djurgarden beat IFK Goteborg.
Zakaria Abdullai and Joachim Adukor were both unused substitutes as Gefle thrashed Oster 4-1.
David Accam scored in the 21st minute and played the full game as Helsingborg beat Halmstad 4-2.
Nasiru Mohammed was replaced by Bjorn Anklev in the 60th minute as Hacken beat Malmo FF.
In the Super League, Samuel Afum played the full match as Young Boys drew 2-2 with Sion, for whom Ebenezer Assifuah replaced Leo Itaperuna in the 73rd minute and Ishmael Yartey was an unused substitute.
In the Super Lig, Jerry Akaminko was booked in the 44th minute and played the full match as Eskisehirspor lost 0-1 to Besiktas.
In the Premier League, Dominic Adiyiah played the full match as Arsenal Kyiv lost 0-7 to Shakhtar Donetsk.
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In the League Cup, Asamoah Gyan was replaced by Salem Abdulla in the 80th minute as Al Ain beat Al Shaab 3-1.
In the MLS, Patrick Nyarko was replaced by Alex in the 61st minute as Chicago Fire beat DC United 3-0.
Dominic Oduro played the full match as Columbus Crew lost 0-1 to Sporting KC.