Category archive - AA WEEKLY REPORTS

Asians Abroad – March 2-4

Asians Abroad – March 2-4

By Paul Williams and Anthony Yacoub

Shinji Kagawa became the first Japanese player to score a hattrick in the English Premier League on the weekend when he was the star of Manchester United’s 4-0 win over Norwich City.

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Asians Abroad – February 23-25

Asians Abroad – February 23-25

By Paul Williams and Anthony Yacoub

As more leagues return from their winter breaks it means more game time for Asian players across Europe, and the weekend also saw Ji Dong-won score his first goal since joining Augsburg in January.

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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.

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Asians Abroad – February 9-11

Asians Abroad – February 9-11

By Paul Williams

Korean star Son Heung-min, not for the first time this season, was the pick of the bunch as his brace helped Hamburger SV to a thumping 4-1 victory over defending Bundesliga champions, Borussia Dortmund.

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Asians Abroad – February 2-4

Asians Abroad – February 2-4

By Paul Williams

In the lead-up to international fixtures midweek, a lot of international players were in action for their club sides over the weekend before jetting off to link up with their national team mates.

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Asians Abroad – January 26-28

Asians Abroad – January 26-28

By Paul Williams

It was in Germany where the bulk of Asian players abroad saw action over the weekend, with rising Korean star Son Heung-min netting yet another goal in a standout season.

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Asians Abroad – January 19-21

Asians Abroad – January 19-21

By Paul Williams

With the Bundesliga back in action after a short winter break, it meant the return to action for a host of Asian players in Europe. While in South and Central America, there was a starting debut for Chen Zhizhao and a winning goal for Yuto Ono in Mexico.

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Asians Abroad – January 12-14

Asians Abroad – January 12-14

By Paul Williams

With most of Europe’s leagues on winter break it was a quiet week for Asian players overseas, with only a handful in action.

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Asians Abroad – October 27-29

Asians Abroad – October 27-29

By Paul Williams

It was another busy weekend for Asian players across the globe, with many continuing their great form and others simply getting their first appearance in many weeks.

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Asians Abroad – September 29-October 1

Asians Abroad – September 29-October 1

By Paul Williams

Once again dozens of players fronted up for their respective clubs over the weekend, some continuing to find the back of the net such as Japan’s Hiroshi Ibusuki.

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