Ghana midfielder Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu underlined his importance with a cracking finish for Bursaspor in Turkey.
Former Inter Milan starlet Said Ahmed Said hit an electrifying treble in Croatia.
Meanwhile Nasiru Mohammed, David Accam, Kwame Thomas, Eric Ocansey, Nana Ampomah, Gilbert Koomson and Lalas Abubakar all scored for their clubs abroad.
Elsewhere Kevin-Prince Boateng made his debut in German’s Bundesliga and Harrison Afful was sent off while in action in the USA.
Ghana Sports Online’s El Akyereko has the most comprehensive wrap on how Ghanaian players fared abroad over the weekend.
Jordan Ayew rattled the crossbar and lasted the entire period for Swanswa City who succumbed to a 4-0 defeat against Manchester United.
Ghana deputy captain Andre Ayew played 68 minutes for West Ham United who were beaten 3-2 by Southampton.
Dutch-born Ghanaian Timothy Fosu-Mensah played 90 minutes for Crystal Palace in their 1-0 defeat at Liverpool.
Defender Daniel Amartey sat on the Leicester City bench in their 2-0 home triumph over Brighton.
Ghana winger Christian Atsu played the entire 90 minutes for Newcastle United as the Magpies slipped to a 1-0 defeat against Huddersfield Town who had German-born Ghanaian forward Collin Quaner coming off the bench in the second-half.
Former Chievo Verona Caleb Ekuban debuted for Leeds United and lasted 62 minutes for the Whites in their 2-0 win at the Stadium of Light against Sunderland.
Injured Phil Ofosu-Ayeh watched from the stands as his Wolverhampton side slipped to a 2-1 home loss to Cardiff City.
Winger Albert Adomah was once again left on the Aston Villa bench in their 4-2 win over Norwich.
Full-back Andy Yiadom missed out of Barnsley’s match day squad in their 1-0 loss at Sheffield United.
Belgian-born Denis Odoi lasted 90 minutes for Fulham in their 1-0 home loss against Sheffield Wednesday.
Kwesi Appiah was introduced in the last minutes of the game by Wimbledon in their 2-0 loss at Fleetwood Town.
Former Liberty Professionals starlet Koby Arthur was brought on late in the game by Macclesfield in their 3-0 loss at Gateshead.
In the U23 Premier League, German-born Ghanaian attacker Anton Donkor played 55 minutes for Everton who lost 1-0 against Leicester City. The ex-Wolfsburg player is seeking to break into the first team at the Goodison Park.
16-year-old Ghanaian attacker Callum Hudson-Odoi was in full time action for Chelsea’s U23 side as they posted a comfortable 3-0 win over Derby County.
There was a goal for English-born Ghanaian forward Kwame Thomas as he helped Coventry City’s U23 side to hammer Birmingham City’s U23 side 5-2.
Wakaso Mubarak marked his debut in the La Liga with Alaves who lost 1-0 to Leganes. The Ghana international midfielder was booked in the first-half and replaced in the 63rd minute.
Inaki Williams played the entire match for Athletic Bilbao in their 0-0 draw with ten-man Getafe.
Thomas Teye Partey missed out of Atletico Madrid’s squad for their 2-2 draw at Girona on Saturday.
David Atanga was left out of the Red Bull Salzburg squad for match fitness reasons in their 5-1 raiding of St. Polten on Sunday.
Former AshGold defender Abdul Kadri Mohammed played at the heart of defence for Austria Vienna in their 3-1 away win over Mattersburg.
Austrian-born Ghanaian midfielder Samuel Oppong was in full time action for BW Linz who held Austria Lustenau to a 1-1 draw in the second-tier league on Friday.
Former WAFA midfielder Kennedy Boateng was booked in the 77th minute and lasted the entire period of the game for Reid who held Hartberg to a 2-2 draw.
Youngster Gideon Mensah played as a left-back for Liefering in their 1-0 away reverse against Wacker Innsbruck. Black Stars winger Samuel Tetteh missed the game with injury.
On Friday former Cheetah FC winger Joseph Mensah played 86 minutes for Horsens who drew 0-0 with Aalborg in the Superliga.
Mase Nana Addo Welbeck warmed the bench for Odense BK in their 2-0 home loss to Midtjylland.
Danish-born Danny Amankwaa came off the bench to set up the match winner for FC Copenhagen in their 3-2 win over Sonderjyske.
Former Ghana U20 and New Edubiase United captain Ibrahim Moro played in midfield for Silkeborg as they held Randers FC to a draw.
Kevin Mensah watched from the Brondby bench in their 2-0 defeat at the hands of Aarhus.
Enock Kwateng who hails from Seikwa missed out of Nantes’ squad in their 1-0 win away to Troyes.
Neither striker Majeed Waris nor Alhassan Wakaso was in action for Lorient who managed a 2-0 away win over Clermont on Friday.
Ghanaian attacker Ebenezer Assifuah fired blank but was in full time action for Le Havre who won 1-0 against Valenciennes.
French-born Grejohn Kyei was introduced in the 77th minute by Stade de Reims who coasted past Bourg Peronnas 3-0.
Ghana youth goalkeeper Lawrence Ati-Zigi watched from the Sochaux bench in their 2-2 draw at Nancy also in the Ligue 2.
Exciting midfielder Gideon Jung excelled in midfield for Hamburg SV in their 1-0 win over Augsburg on Saturday. On the Augsburg bench was Ghana defender Daniel Opare. Austrian-born Ghanaian Kevin Danso was also unused by Augsburg.
Midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng came off the bench in the second-half to play for Eintracht Frankfurt who held Freiburg to a 0-0 draw on his return to the Bundesliga.
Midfielder Ebenezer Ofori was an unused sub by VfL Stuttgart in their 2-0 opening day defeat at Hertha Berlin.
Meanwhile in the Bundesliga 2, Ghanaian defender Joseph Baffo was in full time action for Eintracht Braunschweig while German-born Steffan Nkansah came off their bench in the 77th minute to play in their 1-1 draw with Aue on Friday.
Elsewhere in the third-tier league Ghanaian defender Bernard Kyere scored a 33rd minute goal for Fortuna Koln in their 4-0 win over Karlsruher.
Mike Owusu watched from the Hansa Rostock bench in their 3-0 away win over Wurzburger Kickers.
Ghana winger Thomas Agyepong was introduced in the 68th minute by NAC Breda in their 4-1 home loss against PSV Eindhoven. But Dutch-born Ghanaian Derrick Luckassen started and completed the game for PSV.
Dutch-born Ghanaian Johnathan Opoku Agyemang was left out of the VVV Venlo team that dealt a hammer blow to FC Twente as they beat them 2-1 at their own backyard.
Young defender Sanniez Terry was an unused substitute by Ajax Amsterdam II in their 2-1 away win Cambuur.
Shadrach Eghan came off the bench in the second-half to play for Go Ahead Eagles in their 4-3 away loss at Maastricht.
In other games former Ajax defender Leeroy Owusu played for Almere City in their 3-1 away defeat to Nijmegen.
Former FC Utrecht starlet Rodney Antwi was introduced in the 90th minute by Volendam who drew 2-2 with Helmond Sport.
In the top-flight Ghana defender Lumor Agbenyenu played the entire game for Portimonense who suffered a 2-0 loss at Rio Ave. Former Liberty Professionals defender Emmanuel Hackmann could not make the squad for the losers.
Ernest Ohemeng started for Moreirense but Kofi Koauo was unused by them in their 3-0 away loss at FC Porto on Sunday.
Ghana’s Isaac Vorsah played the entire 90 minutes at the heart of defence for Ohud who lost 2-0 at Al Batin on Friday.
Godfred Donsah came off the bench in the 70th minute to play for Bologna in their 1-1 draw with Torino. Birmingham City target Afriyie Acquah started the game and played the entire minutes for Torino.
Former Fiorentina attacker Maxwell Boadu Acosty watched from the Crotone bench as AC Milan battered them 3-0.
Kwadwo Asamoah watched from the Juventus bench in their 3-0 battering of Cagliari on Saturday.
Youngster Bright Gyamfi warmed the bench for Benevento in their 3-1 opening day defeat to Sampdoria. Midfielder Raman Chibsah was not in the losers squad for the game.
Alfred Duncan starred in midfield for Sassuolo in their 0-0 draw with Genoa. But Isaac Cofie was unused by Genoa who were the away side.
St. Truiden surprised themselves with a 3-2 away win over giants Anderlecht. And, Ghanaian Samuel Asamoah came off their bench to flourish in the game however Ghanaian pair of Dennis Appiah and Emmanuel Adjei Sowah were spectators from the Anderlecht bench.
Midfielder Bennard Yao Kumordzi was yellow carded and played the entire 90 minutes for Kortrijk who lost 2-1 against Club Brugge.
Nana Akwasi Asare was brought on in the second-half by Gent in their 3-2 loss at Mouscron.
Defender Joseph Aidoo sat on the bench for Genk in their 1-0 home loss to Charleroi.
Exciting youngster Eric Ocansey scored the match winner for KAS Eupen in their 2-1 win over KV Oostende.
Nana Opoku Ampomah scored one of the consolation goals for Waasland-Beveren in their 3-2 home loss to Lokeren. That was the young midfielder’s second goal in two weeks.
William Owusu Acheampong could not make FC Antwerp’s squad for their 2-1 away win at KV Mechelen.
In the second-tier league, former former Great Olympics midfielder Osah Tetteh Bernardino played the entire match Westerlo in their 2-1 loss against St. Gilloise.
Former Inter Milan starlet Said Ahmed Said raked in a hat-trick for Hajduk Split who punished 9-man Rudes 4-0.
Both Anthony Annan and Evans Mensah played for HJK Helsinki in their 4-0 thrashing of JJK Jyvaskyla in the Finnish top-flight.
Baba Mensah and Thomas Agyiri both played for Ilves in their 1-1 draw at VPS.
Former Watford and Ajax Amsterdam midfielder Prince Abankwa Buaben was a second-half substitute for Heart of Midlothian in their 0-0 stalemate at Rangers. Former Leicester forward Joe Dodoo missed the game with an injury.
Ghanaian midfielder Abdul Osman played 90 minutes for Partick Thistle in their 1-0 away loss at St Johnstone.
Midfielder Gilbert Koomson scored from the spot for Sogndal IF in their 2-0 win over Kristiansund.
Dutch-born Ghanaian attacker Raymond Gyasi played for Stabaek in their 3-2 win over Molde.
Edwin Gyasi played the last 7 minutes for Aalesund in their 3-2 loss at Tromso.
Adam Kwarasey manned the posts for Valerenga in their 3-2 loss against Lillestrom.
Anderlecht loanee Frank Acheampong played the entire game for Tianjin TEDA in their 1-1 at Liaoning.
Ghana goalkeeper Richard Ofori warmed the bench for Maritzburg United in their 2-0 away win over Platinum Stars.
Goalkeeper Razak Brimah warmed the bench substitute bench for Mamelodi Sundowns in their 2-0 victory at Supersport United.
Ghanaian duo of Patrick Kpozo and Samuel Mensah both played the full 90 minutes for Ostersunds as they lost 3-0 against AIK Solna.
High-rated Kingsley Sarfo played could not wave a magic to save Malmo FF from their 3-1 loss at Eskilstuna.
Nasiru Mohammed scored in the first-half to earn BK Hacken a 1-1 draw at Goteborg. Mohammed Abubakari also played for Hacken.
In the second-tier league midfielder Edwin Gyimah lasted the entire duration of the game for Helsingborg in their 1-0 win over 9-man GAIS.
Both Richard Donkor and Eric Kwakwa were in the Falkenbergs team that beat Atvidabergs 2-0.
Prosper Kasim was introduced in the second-half by Norrby in their 3-0 home loss to Dalkurd.
Isaac Telly Shaze was an unused substitute for Osters in their 2-1 loss at Syrianska.
Former RtD Academy graduate Thomas Boakyi and Sabah Lawson were in action for Varbergs in their 1-0 defeat at Degerfors.
Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan was away from the Kayserispor team that beat Goztepe 1-0.
Udinese loanee Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu scored a fabulous finish for Bursaspor in their 3-2 win over Isaac Sackey’s Alanyaspor. Sackey lasted for 63 minutes for his side.
Midfielder Joseph Attamah spent the entire duration of Istanbul Basaksehir 3-1 loss at Kardemir Karabuk on the substitute bench.
Atletico Madrid loanee Bernard Mensah was late substitute for Kasimpasa in their 2-2 against Besiktas.
In the second-tier league Jerry Akaminko played at the heart of defence for Eskisehirspor who lost 2-1 to Elazigspor.
Ex-Standard Liege forward Benjamin Tetteh was not part of the Bohemians 1905’s squad for their 0-0 draw against Slavia Prague due to injury.
Former Black Stars B striker Joel Fameyeh was introduced from the bench by Dinamo Brest in their 2-2 draw against Shakhtyor Soligorsk.
Dickson Afoakwa played 61 minutes for FC Gomel in their 1-0 home loss to Isloch Minsk while his Ghanaian compatriot Evans Edomanko warmed the bench.
David Accam scored the consolation goal for Chicago Fire in their 3-1 home defeat to Toronto FC. Dutch-born Ghanaian defender Johan Kappelhof also played for Fire.
Latif Blessing was introduced in stoppage-time by Sporting Kansas City who won 1-0 against FC Dallas.
Bismark Adjei-Boateng started the game for Colorado Rapids who lost 1-0 to DC United who also had Ghanaian Lloyd Sam in their line up. American-born Chris Odoi-Atsem warmed the bench for the winners while Patrick Nyarko missed the tie with injury.
Powerful defender Lalas Abubakar scored his debut goal for Columbus Crew in their 1-1 draw at Orlando City. Jonathan Mensah and Mohammed Abu played full throttle whilst Harrison Afful was sent off.
Ghanaian duo Charles Sapong and Joshua Yaro both played for Philadelphia Union who drew 2-2 with SJ Earthquakes.
New York City FC managed a 2-1 win over New England Revolution. Kwame Awuah was unused by City but Gershon Kofie played full throttle for the losers.
Kwadwo Poku played 90 minutes for Miami FC in their 1-0 win over Jacksonville.
Former Udinese Primavera player Innocent Tano was a second half substitute for St Andrews who lost 4-0 at Hibernians.
Midfielder Aziz Tetteh made a return from suspension to help Lech Poznan record a 3-1 win over Termalica.
Nuhu Kassim recovered from his nightmarish performance in the Uefa Champions League to help his Young Boys side top Raphael Dwamena‘s FC Zurich in a 0-0 duel.
Ex-Hearts of Oak defender Joe Owusu Bempah played 62 minutes for Vojvodina in their 1-0 victory over Javor.
Ghana midfielder Michael Essien was not in action for Persib in their game over the weekend.
Former Hearts keeper Seidu Mutawakilu was in between the sticks for Enugu Rangers in their 2-1 win over Katsina United.
2014 FIFA World Cup Ghana keeper Fatau Dauda suffered a 2-1 defeat with Enyimba against River United FC.
Former Hearts midfielder Mustapha Essuman played for Buildcon as they beat Nkwazi United 3-1.
By El Akyereko
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