How Ghanaian Players performed over the weekend

Below is a comprehensive report on how Ghanaian players performed abroad in their respective leagues as football restarts amid the coronavirus pandemic;


In the Premier League, Jeffrey Schlupp and Jordan Ayew featured for Crystal Palace in their 1-0 win over Southampton in the opening day of the Premier League.

Mohammed Salisu was not included in the matchday squad for Southampton.

Christian Atsu was not included in the matchday squad for Newcastle United in their 2-0 win over West Ham.

Daniel Amartey was not included in Leicester City’s squad against West Brom.

In the Championship, Andre Ayew played the entire duration as Swansea City defeated Preston to win the opening fixture.

Andy Yiadom played the full throttle for Reading as they recorded a 2-0 win over Derby.


In the La Liga, Joseph Aidoo adjudged the man of the match in Celta Vigo’s game against Eibar.

Tahiru Awudu scored on his debut with CF Fuenlabrada on Sunday as they beat CD Lugo 2-0 in the Spanish second tier.


In the Ligue 1, Majeed Waris played 79 minutes for Strasbourg in their 2-0 defeat to St Etienne.

John Boye played 90 minutes as FC Metz lost 1-0 to Lille.

In the Ligue 2, Ebenezer Assifiuah lasted the entire duration in the game for Pau FC as they lost 2-0 to Troyes.


Dennis Tetteh opened the scoring but his side Slavia Mozyr went on to lose 4-2 at Torpedo Zhodino on Sunday in the Belarusian top-flight.


Kamal Sowah scored the only goal of the game for OH Leuven as they recorded a 1-0 win over St.Leige.

Eric Ocansey scored for Kortrijk as they recorded a 3-0 win over Mouscron.

Samuel Asamoah climbed off the bench to play 19 minutes for St. Truiden in their 3-2 defeat to Antwerp.

Daniel Opare played 90 minutes for Waregem as they lost 2-0 to Charleroi.


Mubarak Wakaso climbed off the bench to play 32 minutes for Jiangsu Suning in their 3-3 draw against Guangzhou R&F.


Emmanuel Antwi scored to rescue Pribram from defeat against Opava.


In the Danish Super League, Isaac Atanga, featured in the game for Norsdjaelland they lost to Brondy 3-2.

In the First Division, Emmanuel Toku scored in Fremad Amager’s 6-0 win over Vendsyssel in the opening fixture.


Jude Arthur saw 66 minutes of action for SJK in their 4-1 win over Haka.

Edmund Arko-Mensah played 70 minutes for Honka in their 3-1 win over Rovaniemi.

In the Ykkonen, Thomas Agyiri played the entire duration for KTP in their game against MuSa which ended 6-0.

Abu Sanunu lasted the entire duration for KPV Kokkola in their 2-0 defeat to Ekenas.


Mohammed Kudus warmed the bench in Ajax’s game against Sparta Rotterdam.


Joseph Amoah made a brief appearance for Victoria Guimaraes as they drew 2-2 against Santa Clara.


Enock Adu and Ebenezer Ofori featured in AIK game against Malmo FF which ended in a draw. Ofori was red-carded in the game.


Afriyie Acquah played the entire duration for Yeni Malatyaspor as they lost 3-0 to Karagumruk.

Isaac Cofie warmed the bench in Sivasspor’s game against Alanyaspor.

Bernard Mensah scored from a spot kick to help Besiktas record a 3-1 win over Trabzonspor.

Caleb Ekuban saw 77 minutes of action in the game for Trabzonspor.

Joseph Paintsil made his debut for Ankaragucu as they lost 2-1 to Erzurum BB.


In the MLS, Harrison Afful, Emmanuel Boateng, and Jonathan Mensah featured in Columbus Crew 2-2 draw against Chicago Fire.

Samuel Tetteh warmed the bench for New York Red Bulls in their 2-0 win over DC United.

Mohammed Abu played the entire duration for DC United.

In the USL Championship, Dominic Oduro played 90 minutes for Tampa Bay in their 1-1 draw against Birmingham.

Anderson Asiedu, Prosper Karim featured in Birmingham 3-1 defeat to Charlotte Independ.


Credit: Herbert Boakye Yiadom

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