Asians Abroad – February 16-18

Asians Abroad – February 16-18

By Paul Williams and Anthony Yacoub

It was a relatively quiet week for Asian players across Europe, with most in England having the week off with the FA Cup Fifth Round being played.

There is a slight change to the Asians Abroad update this week and going forward with the introduction of Australia into the list with the help of Anthony Yacoub.

Japan

Takashi Inui before he got sent off against Dortmund

Takashi Inui before he got sent off against Dortmund

Eiji Kawashima played a full game for Standard Liege in their 1-0 win over Cercle Brugge in the Belgian Pro League
Hiroshi Ibusuki scored the winning goal for AS Eupen just after half time and was substituted after 72 minutes in their 1-0 win over Tubize in the Belgian Second Division
Makoto Hasebe played a full game for VfL Wolfsburg in their 0-2 loss to Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga

Genki Omae was an unused substitute for Fortuna Dusseldorf in their 1-0 win over Greuther Furth in the Bundesliga
Takashi Inui received a red card for a second bookable offence after 74 minutes for Eintracht Frankfurt in their 0-3 loss to Borussia Dortmund in the Bundesliga
Hiroshi Kiyotake played a full game for Nurnberg in their 2-2 draw with Hannover 96 in the Bundesliga
Mu Kanazaki made his debut for Nurnberg, coming on in the 63rd minute in their 2-2 draw with Hannover 96 in the Bundesliga
Hiroki Sakai played a full game for Hannover 96 in their 2-2 draw with Nurnberg in the Bundesliga
Takashi Usami played a full game for Hoffenheim in their 0-1 loss to VfB Stuttgart in the Bundesliga
Gotoku Sakai played a full game for VfB Stuttgart in their 1-0 win over Hoffenheim in the Bundesliga
Shinji Okazaki was an 87th minute substitute for VfB Stuttgart in their 1-0 win over Hoffenheim in the Bundesliga
Takuma Abe made his debut for Aalen, coming on in the 65th minute in their 0-1 loss to Hertha Berlin in 2.Bundesliga
Yohei Kajiyama was an 80th minute substitute for Panathinaikos in their 1-0 loss to Aris in the Greek Super League
Yuki Otsu was a 90th minute substitute for VVV Venlo in their 2-1 win over NEC Nijmegen in the Eredivisie
Mike Havenaar played a full game and scored the opening goal for Vitesse Arnhem in their 2-0 win over Groningen in the Eredivisie
Michihiro Yasuda was an unused substitute for Vitesse Arnhem in their 2-0 win over Groningen in the Eredivisie
Yuto Nagatomo played a full game for Inter Milan in their 1-4 loss to Fiorentina in Serie A
Yuto Ono played a full game for Veracruz in their 0-3 loss to Altamira in Ascenco MX in Mexico

South Korea
Kim Kyung-jung was substituted after 62 minutes for SM Caen in their 1-1 draw with Le Mans in Ligue.2
Koo Ja-cheol played a full game for Augsburg in their 1-2 loss to Bayer Leverkusen in the Bundesliga
Ji Dong-won played a full game for Augsburg in their 1-2 loss to Bayer Leverkusen in the Bundesliga
Son Heung-min was substituted after 75 minutes for Hamburger SV in their 1-0 win over Borussia Monchengladbach in the Bundesliga
Suk Hyun-jun received a red card for a second bookable offence in the 54th minute for Maritimo in their 2-1 win over Estoril in Primeira Liga in Portugal
Park Chu-young was an unused substitute for Celta Vigo in their 1-3 loss to Getafe in La Liga

Australia
James Holland played a full match for Austria Wien in their 2-1 win over Rapid Wien in the Austrian Bundesliga
Rhys Williams played a full match for Middlesbrough in their 1-4 loss to Crystal Palace in the Championship
Patrick Kisnorbo was an unused substitute for Ipswich Town in their 1-0 win over Blackpool in the Championship
Neil Kilkenny was an 80th minute substitute for Bristol City in their 1-2 loss to Cardiff City in the Championship
Mile Jedinak played a full match for Crystal Palace in their 4-1 win over Middlesbrough in the Championship
Dean Bouzanis played a full match for Oldham Athletic in their 2-2 draw with Everton in England’s FA Cup
Shane Lowry played a full match for Millwall in their 3-0 win over Luton Town in the FA Cup
James Wesolowski was substituted after 66 minutes for Oldham Athletic in their 2-2 draw with Everton in the FA Cup
Bailey Wright scored a goal and played a full match for Preston North End in their 2-0 win over Bournemouth in England’s League One
Ryan Williams was an unused substitute for Gillingham in their 2-1 win over Dagenham & Redbridge in England’s League Two
Aaron Downes was substituted after 65 minutes for Torquay United in their 1-0 loss to Rochdale AFC in League Two
Curtis Good was an unused substitute for Bradford City in their 2-1 loss to Wimbeldon in League Two
Shane Cansdell-Sherriff played a full match for Rochdale AFC in their 1-0 win over Torquay United in League Two
Mitch Langerak was an unused substitute for Borussia Dortmund in their 3-0 win over Eintracht Frankfurt in the Bundesliga
Robbie Kruse was substituted after 90 minutes for Fortuna Dusseldorf in their 1-0 win over Greuther Furth in the Bundesliga
Mathew Leckie was an 80th minute substitute for FSV Frankfurt in their 1-0 win over Energie Cottbus in 2.Bundesliga
Tommy Oar was a 73rd minute substitute for FC Utrecht in their 1-2 loss to Eindhoven in the Eredivisie
Michael Zullo was a 7th minute substitute for FC Utrecht in their 1-2 loss to Eindhoven in the Eredivisie
Jason Davidson was an unused substitute for Heracles Almelo in their 1-1 draw with NAC Breda in the Eredivisie
James Troisi was an unused substitute for Atalanta Bergamo in their 1-2 loss to Torino in the Serie A
Tom Rogic was a 73rd minute substitute for Celtic in their 6-2 win over Dundee United in the Scottish Premier League
Dylan McGowan was a 37th minute substitute Hearts in their 0-1 loss to Kilmarnock in the Scottish Premier League
Alex Baird was an unused substitute for Dundee FC in their 0-1 loss to Aberdeen in the Scottish Premier League
Kerem Bulut was a 73rd minute substitute for Belediyespor in their 1-2 loss to Galatasaray in the Turkish Super Lig

China
Zhang Chengdong was an unused substitute for Eintracht Braunschweig in their 1-0 win over Jahn Regensburg in 2.Bundesliga
Zhang Jiaqi played a full game for Le Mans in their 1-1 draw with SM Caen in Ligue.2

Iran
Reza Ghoochannejhad was substituted after 60 minutes for Standard Liege in their 1-0 win over Cercle Brugge in the Belgian Pro League

Iraq
Anmar Al Mubaraki was a 72nd minute substitute for FC Emmen in their 3-4 loss to Helmond Sport in Eerste Divisie in Holland

Uzbekistan
Bahodir Nasimov was an unused substitute for Neftci in their 2-0 win over Simurq in Premyer Liqa in Azerbaijan

Indonesia
Alfin Ismail Tuasalamony played a full game for CS Vise in their 1-3 loss to Westerlo in the Belgian Second Division
Stefano Lilipaly played a full game for Almere City in their 1-3 loss to Veendam in the Eerste Divisie in Holland

Syria
Sanharib Malki scored in the opening minute for Roda JC in their 2-2 draw with AZ Alkmaar in the Eredivisie

Oman
Ali Al Habsi was an unused substitute for Wigan in their 4-1 win over Huddersfield Town in the Fifth Round of the FA Cup

Qatar
Emerson Sheik scored the opening goal for Corinthians in their 2-2 draw with Palmeiras in the Paulista Championship


Comments (3)
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    SiberianTiger Feb 18 2013 - 10:27 pm

    Another Chinese player, Zhang Jiaqi, played the entire match for the French club Le Mans, in the second division

    This is his second professional match.

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    AFF Admin Feb 18 2013 - 10:46 pm

    Thanks! Didn’t notice that at first. I have now updated to include Zhang Jiaqi.

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    worldpeace1013 Mar 24 2013 - 2:31 am

    were is stephan schrock playing in bundesliga club hoffenheim.. jerry lucena Esbjerg fB, Superligaen (Denmark) dennis cagara Karlsruher SC, 3.Liga (Germany). neil etheridge Fulham FC, Premier League (England)



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