Ghanaian Players Abroad: Asamoahs return, Ayews farewell, Accams goal, Boatengs relegation and more

Ghanaian player Kwadwo Asamoah made a full injury return for his Italian Serie A club Juventus after over six months on the sidelines.

The Black Stars player played his first game for the year 2015 after he was given a start against Napoli on Saturday. Juventus won the home game by three goals to one with Asamoah receiving a yellow card booking.

Derek Boateng missed Eibar’s final game of the Spanish La Liga season on Saturday. Eibar who won by three goals to nil at home against Cordoba could not stay up as Boateng’s side were relegated to the Liga Adelante.

Abdul Baba Rahman and his Augsburg side sealed a place in the group stages of next season’s UEFA Europa League with a win away from home on the final day of the German Bundesliga season.

The Ghanaian defender and his side came from behind to beat Borussia Moenchengladback by three goals to one in the game, securing all three points.

Rahman who has had a great season with the German club started and went on to play in the full duration of the game.

Jonathan Mensah did not feature in the final French Ligue 1 game for his Evian Thonon Gaillard side on Saturday when they travelled to play Caen.

The Ghanaian has been handed a four-month ban for issues over his transfer move to the French club.

Evian who had been relegated from the French Ligue 1 prior to the game were handed a 3-2 defeat by Caen.

Jordan Ayew and his FC Lorient side lost their final game of the French Ligue 1 season at home to Monaco.

The Ghanaian who played the full game for Lorient could not find the back of net as Yannick Ferreira-Carrasco’s only goal for Monaco denied the home side any point in the game.

Ayew was booked in the second half of the game.
Andre Ayew ended his Olympique Marseille career with a win as his side beat visitors Bastia in his last game for Olympique Marseille.

The Ghanaian who has been on an excellent goal scoring form recently was not among the goal scorers on the night as Dimitri Payet, Alexander Djiku and Lucas Ariel Ocampos gave Marseille a 3-0 win.

Andre Ayew emotionally bid farewell to Olympique Marseille fans after the game.

John Boye played the full six-goal thriller game for his Turkish Super League side Kayseri Erciyesspor on Saturday.

Kayeseri Erciyesspor who travelled to play Kasimpasa shared the points on the day with a 3-3 scoreline.

Abdul Majeed Waris was given a start for his Trabzonspor side in their home game against Balikesirspor on Saturday in the Turkish Super League.

The Ghanaian played 87 minutes in the game that saw his side win by three goals to two.

In the English Premier League on Sunday, Jeffrey Schlupp and his Leicester City side finished on a high with a convincing win over relegated Queens Park Rangers.

The Ghanaian featured in the full duration of the game as his side thrashed QPR by five goals to one.

Christian Atsu could only make the bench for his Everton side as they lost at home to a Harry Kane goal for Tottenham Hotspur.

Afriyie Acquah and Alfred Duncan played in the 1-1 draw for Sampodoria against Empoli in the Italian Serie A on Sunday.

Acquah started the game and received a yellow card booking before he was substituted in the 75 minute.

Duncan was introduced into the game in the 65 minute, replacing Angelo Palombo.

Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu played 77 minutes for Udinese in their 1-0 home defeat to Sassulo in the Italian Serie A on Sunday.

Frank Acheampong played the full game as his Anderlecht side secured a 2-1 home win against Gent in the Belgium League play-off.

Mubarak Wakaso missed Scottish League Champions Cetlic’s five nil thrashing of Inverness CT on Sunday.

In the Major League Soccer, Ghanaian player David Accam found the back of the net for his Chicago Fire side in the 2-2 comeback draw against Columbus Crew.

Portland Timbers goalkeeper Adam Kwarasey could not keep a clean sheet a he and his side lost by a single goal against Toronto FC  away from home.

Ghana international Ishmael Yartey could only make the bench for Portland Timbers in the game against Toronto FC.

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