Asians Abroad - October 27 to October 29

Asians Abroad - October 27 to October 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.

Gotoku Sakai (L) and Takashi Inui faced off against each other in the Bundesliga

It was a welcome return to action for Japan national team captain, who returned to the Wolfsburg side for the first time this season after unsuccessfully trying to secure a move in the transfer window.

Below we bring you the most comprehensive report of players who did, and some who did not, see action across the weekend.

Japan
Daisuke Miyashiro was a 77th minute substitute for Brown de Adrogue in Prim B Metro in Argentina

Eiji Kawashima played a full game for Standard Liege in their 2-1 win over Cercle Brugge in the Belgian Pro League
Hiroshi Ibusuki played a full game and scored from the penalty spot for AS Eupen in their 1-1 draw with SV Roeselare in the Belgian Second Division
Daisuke Matsui played a full game for Slavia Sofia in their 0-0 draw with Minyor Pernik in A PFG in Bulgaria
Taisuke Akiyoshi played a full game for Slavia Sofia in their 0-0 draw with Minyor Pernik in A PFG in Bulgaria
Maya Yoshida played a full game for Southampton in their 1-2 loss to Tottenham in the EPL
Hidetoshi Wakui was substituted after 59 minutes for Kalju in their 0-1 loss to Flora in Meistriliiga in Estonia
Hiroyuri Mitsuyama played a full game for Tallinna Kalev in their 1-4 loss to Levadia in Meistriliiga in Estonia
Atsuto Uchida played a full game for Schalke 04 in their 1-0 win over Nurnberg in the Bundesliga
Hiroshi Kiyotake played a full game for Nurnberg in their 0-1 loss to Schalke 04 in the Bundesliga
Takashi Usami played a full game for Hoffenheim in their 0-3 loss to Mainz in the Bundesliga
Makoto Hasebe played a full game for VfL Wolfsburg in their 4-1 win over Fortuna Dusseldorf in the Bundesliga
Gotoku Sakai played a full game for VfB Stuttgart in their 2-1 win over Eintracht Frankfurt in the Bundesliga
Shinji Okazaki was an 80th minute substitute for VfB Stuttgart in their 2-1 win over Eintracht Frankfurt in the Bundesliga
Takashi Inui was substituted at half time for Eintracht Frankfurt in their 1-2 loss to VfB Stuttgart in the Bundesliga
Hajime Hosogai played a full game for Bayer Leverkusen in their surprise 2-1 win over Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga
Hiroki Sakai was substituted after 84 minutes for Hannover 96 in their 2-3 loss to Borussia Moenchengladbach in the Bundesliga
Yusuke Tasaka was a half time substitute for VfL Bochum in their 1-6 loss to Erzgebirge Aue in 2.Bundesliga
Ken Asaeda played a full game for Rot Weiss Oberhausen in their 0-1 loss to Bergisch Gladbach in Regionaliga West in Germany
Hiromu Watahiki was substituted after 60 minutes for Rot Weiss Oberhausen in their 0-1 loss to Bergisch Gladbach in Regionaliga West in Germany
Tokio Nakai was an unused substitute for Koblenz in their 2-0 win over Eintracht Frankfurt II in Regionaliga Sudwest in Germany
Taira Tomita was an unused substitute for Rot Weiss Oberhausen U19 in their 1-5 loss to Borussia Dortmund U19 in the U19 Bundesliga
Yoshiaki Takagi was an 80th minute substitute for FC Utrecht in their 1-0 win over Groningen in the Eredivisie
Yuki Otsu was substituted after 58 minutes for VVV Venlo in their 1-4 loss to NAC Breda in Eredivisie
Robert Cullen was a 58th minute substitute for VVV Venlo in their 1-4 loss to NAC Breda in Eredivisie
Mike Havenaar was substituted after 67 minutes for Vitesse Arnhem in their 1-2 loss to AZ Alkmaar in the Eredivisie
Michihiro Yasuda was an unused substitute for Vitesse Arnhem in their 1-2 loss to AZ Alkmaar in the Eredivisie
Takayuki Morimoto was an 81st minute substitute for Catania in their 0-1 loss to Juventus in Serie A
Yuto Nagatomo played a full game for Inter Milan in their 3-1 win over Bologna in Serie A
Ryota Ishikawa was substituted after 85 minutes for Gulbene 2005 in their 1-3 loss to Liepajas Metalurgs in Virsliga in Latvia
Ryoki Kozawa was substituted after 85 minutes for Gulbene 2005 in their 1-3 loss to Liepajas Metalurgs in Virsliga in Latvia
Hideaki Takeda was substituted after 69 minutes for Gulbene 2005 in their 1-3 loss to Liepajas Metalurgs in Virsliga in Latvia
Yosuke Saito was a 74th minute substitute for Ventspils in their 1-0 win over Jelgava in Virsliga in Latvia
Yuto Ono played a full game for Celaya in their 3-4 loss to Dorados in Ascenco MX in Mexico
Takafumi Akahoshi was substituted after 62 minutes for Pogon Szczecin in their 1-2 loss to Korona Kielce in Ekstraklasa in Poland
Takayuki Seto played a full game for Astra Giurgiu in their 1-0 win over CMSA Iasi in Liga I in Romania
Keisuke Honda played a full game and scored CSKA Moscow’s first goal in their 2-1 win over Terek Grozny in the Russian Premier League (see below)
Kosuke Kimura was substituted after 86 minutes for Portland Timbers in their 1-1 draw with San Jose Earthquakes in MLS
Jun Marques Davidson was an unused substitute for Vancouver Whitecaps in their 0-0 draw with Real Salt Lake in MLS
Kentaro Takada was substituted after 59 minutes for Minnesota Stars in their 1-3 loss to Tampa Bay Rowdies in the NASL Playoff Final

South Korea

Son Heung-min continued his great start to the season

Ki Sung-yueng played a full game for Swansea City in their 0-1 loss to Manchester City in the EPL
Lee Chung-yong played a full game and scored Bolton’s only goal in their 1-2 loss to Middlesbrough in the Championship
Kim Bo-kyung was substituted after 77 minutes for Cardiff City in their 4-0 win over Burnley in the Championship
Lee Yong-jae was an unused substitute for Nantes in their 2-0 win over AS Monaco in Ligue.2 in France

Cha Du-ri was an unused substitute for Fortuna Dusseldorf in their 1-4 loss to Wolfsburg in the Bundesliga
Son Heung-min played a full game and scored the opening goal for Hamburger SV in their 2-0 win over Augsburg in the Bundesliga
Yun Ju-tae was a 79th minute substitute for FSV Frankfurt in their 3-1 win over Jahn Regensburg in 2.Bundesliga
Suk Hyun-jun was an 83rd minute substitute for Groningen in their 0-1 loss to FC Utrecht in Eredivisie
Park Chu-young was an 85th minute substitute for Celta Vigo in their 1-1 draw with Deportivo La Coruna in La Liga
Park Joo-ho was an unused substitute for FC Basel in their 2-1 win over Zurich in the Swiss Super League
Lee Young-pyo played a full game for Vancouver Whitecaps in their 0-0 draw with Real Salt Lake in MLS

China
Zhang Chengdong was substituted after 59 minutes for Eintracht Braunschweig in their 1-1 draw with Hertha Berlin in 2.Bundesliga

Iran
Reza Ghoochannejhad was a 72nd minute substitute for Sint-Truiden in their 3-1 win over Boussu Dour Borinage in the Belgian Second Division
Ashkan Dejagah was a 67th minute substitute for Fulham in their 3-3 draw with Reading in the EPL

Uzbekistan
Odil Akhmedov was an unused substitute for Anzhi Makhachkala in their 1-3 loss to Rubin Kazan in the Russian Premier League
Sanzhar Tursunov was an 83rd minute substitute for Alaniya in their 2-3 loss to Zenit St Petersburg in the Russian Premier League
Vagiz Galiulin was substituted after 90 minutes for Neftekhimik in their 0-0 draw with SKA-Energiya in FNL in Russia
Maksim Shatskikh played a full game for Arsenal Kyiv in their 1-1 draw with Volyn in the Ukraine Premier League
Vitaly Denisov played a full game for Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk in their 2-0 win over Karpaty in the Ukraine Premier League

Chinese Taipei
Xavier Chen played a full game for Mechelen in their 3-0 win over SK Lierse in the Belgian Pro League

Indonesia
Alfin Ismail Tuasalamony played a full game for CS Vise in their 1-1 draw with Oudenaarde in the Belgian Second Division
Alam Syamsir was a 73rd minute substitute for CS Vise in their 1-1 draw with Oudenaarde in the Belgian Second Division

Malaysia
Nazmi Faiz played a full game and scored a goal and provided an assist for SC Beira Mar’s youth team in their 2-0 win over Academic Viseu in Portugal (see below)

Philippines
Jerry Lucena played a full game for Esbjerg in their 1-2 loss to Sonderjyske in the Danish Superliga
Stephan Schrock was an unused substitute for Hoffenheim in their 0-3 loss to Mainz in the Bundesliga
Ray Jonsson played a full game for Grindavik in their 2-2 draw with Fylkir in Urvalsdeild in Iceland

Syria
Sanharib Malki played a full game for Roda JC in their 0-0 draw with NEC Nijmegen in Eredivisie
Louay Chanko played a full game for Syrianska in their 1-1 draw with AIK in Allsvenskan in Sweden
George Mourad was an unused substitute for Syrianska in their 1-1 draw with AIK in Allsvenskan in Sweden

Jordan
Tha’er Al Bawab played a full game for Gaz Metan Medias in their 1-0 win over Vaslui in Liga I in Romania

Oman
Ali Al-Habsi played a full game for Wigan Athletic in their 2-1 win over West Ham United in the EPL

Qatar
Hussein Yasser played a full game for SK Lierse in their 0-3 loss to Mechelen in the Belgian Pro League

Turkmenistan
Ruslan Mingazow played a full game for Skonto in their 3-1 win over Daugava Riga in Virsliga in Latvia
Wahyt Orazsahedow was substituted after 31 minutes for Neftekhimik in their 0-0 draw with SKA-Energiya in FNL in Russia

Palestine
Imad Zatara played a full game for Atvidaberg in their 0-0 draw with Mjallby in Allsvenskan in Sweden

Tajikistan
Manuchekhr Dzhalilov was an unused substitute for Neftekhimik in their 0-0 draw with SKA-Energiya in FNL in Russia




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