Aussies Abroad weekend wrap

Silverware this week for Robbie Cornthwaite as he and his Selangor side claimed the Malaysian Cup, while there were also goals aplenty across Europe and Asia.

Scott McDonald and Giannis Simosis continued their good goalscoring form netting one each, as Andrew Barisic claimed a brace in the Hong Kong Premier League. Elsewhere, there were goals for Ben Halloran in the German 2. Bundesliga, Chris Duggan in the Scottish League Two, and a late equaliser to Alex Schifino in the Italian lower divisions.

UK

In the English Premier League, Adam Federici was an unused substitute as AFC Bournemouth recorded a 2-1 home win over Manchester United. Curtis Good was missing due to injury as Newcastle United won 2-1 away to Tottenham Hotspur. Mile Jedinak was not in the squad as Crystal Palace won 1-0 at home to Southampton FC. Brad Smith was also not in the squad as Liverpool FC drew 2-2 at home to West Bromwich Albion. Earlier in the week, Jedinak played a full match as Palace played out a 1-1 draw away to Everton FC.

In the Championship in England, Jason Davidson was an unused substitute for Huddersfield Town as they lost 2-1 at home to Bristol City. Massimo Luongo was also an unused substitute as Queens Park Rangers drew 0-0 at home to Burnley FC. Both Bailey Wright and Neil Kilkenny were unused substitutes as Preston North End won 1-0 at home to Reading FC. Shane Lowry was an unused substitute for Birmingham City while Rhys Williams was not in the squad for Middlesbrough FC as the sides played out a scoreless draw. Tommy Oar was not in the squad as Ipswich Town won 1-0 away to Milton Keynes Dons. Luke Brattan was also not in the squad as Bolton Wanderers lost 1-0 away to Hull City.

In the English League One, Callum Elder played a full match for Peterborough FC as they drew 1-1 at home to Shrewsbury Town, for whom James Wesolowski was missing due to injury. Bradden Inman came on in the 70th minute while Danijel Nizic was an unused substitute as Crewe Alexandra lost 3-2 at Doncaster Rovers. Shane Cansdell-Sherriff was an unused substitute for league leaders Burton Albion as they won 3-0 away to Gillingham FC. Ryan Williams was also an unused substitute as Barnsley FC won 3-2 at Colchester United. Both Chris Herd and Liam Graham were not in the squad as Chesterfield FC lost 1-0 away to Bury FC.

In League Two in England, Alex Cisak played a full match as Leyton Orient drew 1-1 away to Mansfield Town.

In the second round of the FA Cup in England, James Wesolowski was missing due to injury as Shrewsbury Town played out a goalless draw away to Grimsby Town.

In the opening round of the English FA Trophy, Aaron Downes played a full match for Cheltenham Town as they won 3-1 at home to Chelmsford FC. Michael McEntegart also played a full match as Welling United won 4-3 away to Tilbury FC. Robbie Paratore was not in the squad for AFC Telford United as they lost 2-0 at home to Chester FC. Daniel Collins was also not in the squad as Wrexham FC won 4-2 at Tranmere Rovers.

In the National League South in England, Lee Burns played a full match as Dartford FC won 1-0 away to Basingstoke Town.

In the English Midland Football League Division One, Greg Downes played a full match as Leicester Road FC won 1-0 at home to Heath Hayes.

In the U21 English Premier League Division One, Tom Glover played a full match for Tottenham Hotspur U21 as they lost 2-0 at home to Southampton FC U21. No detailed information was available on Gethin Jones as Everton FC U21 drew 1-1 away to Reading FC U21. Meanwhile, in Division Two, Dominic Kurasik was an unused substitute while Peter Skapetis was not in the squad as Stoke City U21 drew 1-1 at home to Aston Villa U21, for whom Jordan Lyden was also not in the squad. Hyuga Tanner was not in the squad for Blackburn Rovers U21 as they won 2-1 at home to Newcastle United U21. In a match played earlier in the week, Lyden played a full match as Aston Villa U21 won 2-1 at home to Derby County U21.

In the U21 Premier Development League Two – North Division in England, Perry Cotton came on in the 79th minute as Birmingham City U21 lost 1-0 away to Coventry City U21. Taylor Tombides was an unused substitute for Hull City U21 as they came from behind to secure a 1-1 draw at home to Leeds United U21. Elsewhere, in the South Division, James Haran played until the 60th minute as Queens Park Rangers U21 lost 1-0 at home to Charlton Athletic U21.

In the round of 32 from the U21 English Premier League Cup, Cameron Burgess was not in the squad for Fulham FC U21 as they won 3-1 away to Colchester United U21.

In the Scottish Premiership, Jackson Irvine played a full match as Ross County won 3-1 away to Hamilton Academical. Ryan McGowan played a full match while Adam Taggart was not in the squad as Dundee United lost 1-0 at home to Partick Thistle, for whom Ryan Edwards was an unused substitute. Tom Rogic played until the 81st minute as league leaders Celtic FC won 3-0 away to St Johnstone FC. Scott McDonald played until the 63rd minute and scored the opening goal of the game as Motherwell FC won 3-1 at home to Dundee FC.

In League Two in Scotland, Chris Duggan played a full match and scored the only goal of the game as Queen’s Park FC won 1-0 at home to Arbroath FC. Earlier in the week, Duggan played until 91st as Queen’s Park won 2-0 away to East Fife.

EUROPE

In the Spanish Primera Division, Mat Ryan was an unused substitute as Valencia CF drew 1-1 away to SD Eibar.

In the Tercera Division Group VII, Rafa Jimenez came on in the 74th minute as CD Lugo Fuenlabrada drew 1-1 away to RSD Alcala. Meanwhile, in Group XI in Spain, Michael Lloyd-Green played a full match as CE Esporles won 1-0 away to UD Poblense. Connor Caswell was an unused substitute as CF Platges de Calvia played out a goalless draw with Rotlet Molinar.

In the German Bundesliga, Mathew Leckie played a full match as FC Ingolstadt lost 2-0 away to league leaders Bayern Munich. Robbie Kruse came on in the 46th minute while Mitch Langerak was missing due to injury VfB Stuttgart played out a scoreless draw away to FSV Mainz.

In the 2. Bundesliga in Germany, Ben Halloran played a full match and scored the opening goal of the game as FC Heidenheim won 3-1 away to 18690 Munich, for whom Milos Degenek played until the 68th minute. James Holland played until the 77th minute as MSV Duisburg lost 2-0 away to FC Kaiserslautern.

In the German Regionalliga West, Kwame Yeboah was not in the squad as Borussia Monchengladbach II won 3-0 away to TuS Erndtebruck. Ross Archibald was also not in the squad as Fortuna Dusseldorf II lost 4-2 at Borussia Dortmund II.

In the NOFV-Oberliga Sud in Germany, David Rowley played a full match as FC Inter Leipzig played out a goalless draw away to SSV Markranstadt.

In Serie B in Italy, Josh Brillante was an unused substitute for both matches as Calcio Como first lost 1-0 at home to FC Crotone before losing 4-0 away to Ternana Calcio.

In the Italian Serie D, Joseph Taylor played a full match as FC Legnago Salus came from behind to draw 1-1 away to Imolese Calcio. Judah Cleur was not in the squad as ASD OltrepoVoghera won 2-1 away to FC Vado.

In the Eccellenza – Molise in Italy, Alex Schifino played a full match and scored the final goal of the game as ASD Casalnuovo drew 2-2 with Macchia.

In the round of 32 in the Coppa Italia Serie D, Judah Cleur played a full match for ASD OltrepoVoghera as they beat US Pergolettese 4-3 on penalties after the match finished goalless after 90 minutes and extra time.

In the Italian Campionato Primavera, Panos Armenakas played a full match as Udinese Youth lost 2-0 away to Atalanta Youth. Jonathan Alcorace was an unused substitute as US Avellino Youth lost 3-0 away to Pescara Youth.

In the Eredivisie in the Netherlands, Trent Sainsbury played a full match as PEC Zwolle won 2-1 at home to AZ Alkmaar. Rostyn Griffiths played a full match, Tomi Juric played until the 77th minute, while Daniel De Silva was not in the squad as Roda JC drew 1-1 away to PSV Eindhoven. Adam Sarota was not in the squad for FC Utrecht as they won 1-0 at home to champions AFC Ajax.

In the Dutch Eerste Divisie, Kenneth Dougall played a full match for Sparta Rotterdam as they maintained their position at the top of the table with a 3-0 win away to FC Dordrecht. Blake Horton was not in the squad as SC Telstar lost 4-1 away to Helmond Sport.

In the Turkish Super Lig, Aziz Behich played a full match for Bursaspor as they suffered a 4-0 loss at home to Osmanlispor FK.

In the 2. Lig in Turkey,  Ersin Kaya was missing due to injury as Bayrampasaspor lost 2-0 away to Pendikspor.

In the Turkish 3. Lig,  Emre Balci was in the starting eleven for BB Erzurumspor as they lost 2-1 away to Turgutluspor.

In the Greek Superleague, Kerem Bulut was missing due to suspension as Iraklis FC drew 0-0 at home to Panthrakikos.

In the Football League Two in Greece, Giannis Simosis was in the starting eleven and scored the opening goal of the game as Aiolikos FC drew 2-2 at Kanaris Nenita. Billy Konstantinidis came on in the 71st minute as Aris FC won 4-1 at home to Thyella Filotas.

In the Eerste Klasse in Belgium, Bernie Ibini was missing due to injury as Club Brugge KV lost 2-0 away to Standard Liege.

In the Prva Liga in Croatia, Tomislav Mrcela came on in the 63rd minute as NK Lokomotiva Zagreb won 3-2 at home to Istra 1961. Steven Ugarkovic was not in the squad as NK Osijek lost 1-0 at home to Dinamo Zagreb. Roko Strika was also not in the squad as NK Zagreb drew 2-2 at Inter Zapresic.

In the quarterfinals of the Hrvatski Nogometni Kup in Croatia, Mrcela played until the 72nd minute as Lokomotiva lost 1-0 at home to HNK Rijeka.

In the Liga I in Romania, Anthony Carter was not in the squad as CFR Cluj lost 2-1 away to FC Botosani.

In the Ligat ha’Al in Iarael, Nikita Rukavytsya played until the 73rd minute as Beitar Jerusalem played out a scoreless draw away to Hapoel Tel Aviv.

In the Maltese Premier League, Richie Cardozo played a full match as Naxxar Lions lost 2-1 away to Floriana FC.

In the final round of group stage matches in the UEFA Champions League, Mat Ryan was an unused substitute as Valencia lost 2-0 at home to Olympique Lyonnais.

In the final round of group stage matches in the UEFA Europa League, Brad Smith played a full match for Liverpool as they played out a goalless draw away to FC Sion. Chris Ikonomidis played until the 84th minute as Lazio Roma drew 1-1 away to Saint-Etienne. Tom Rogiccame on in the 74th minute as Celtic came from behind to secure a 1-1 draw away to Fenerbahce SK. Terry Antonis was an unused substitute as PAOK won 1-0 away to Borussia Dortmund. Awer Mabil was not in the squad for FC Midtjylland while Bernie Ibini was missing for Club Brugge due to injury as the sides played out a 1-1 draw.

In the Frauen-Bundesliga in Germany, Emily van Egmond played a full match for FFC Frankfurt as they won 4-0 away to Bayer Leverkusen. Elise Kellond-Knight was an unused substitute as FFC Turbine Potsdam won 4-0 at home to Werder Bremen.

In the quarterfinals of the Frauen DFB-Pokal in Germany, Kellond-Knight was not in the squad for Turbine as they lost 3-0 at home to VfL Wolfsburg.

ASIA

In the Arabian Gulf League in the United Arab Emirates, Mark Milligan played a full match as Bani Yas SC lost 3-0 away to Sharjah SC. Brett Holman was not in the squad for Emirates Club as they lost 2-0 at home to Al Shabab. In a match played earlier in the week, Milligan was an unused substitute as Bani Yas drew 0-0 with Al Ahli.

In the Saudi Arabian Professional League, James Troisi was an unused substitute as Al Ittihad won 5-0 at home to Hajer Club.

In the final round of matches in the Thai Premier League, Matt Smith played a full match as Bangkok Glass drew 0-0 away to Sisaket FC. Earlier in the week, Smith again played a full match as Glass won 2-1 at home to Port FC.

In the final round of matches in the Division One League in Thailand, Trent McClenahan played a full match as Phuket FC lost 1-0 at home to Trat FC. Goran Subara was an unused substitute as league champions Police United closed their season with a 1-0 loss away to TTM Customs. Kyle Nix was also an unused substitute as PTT Rayong FC lost 3-0 away to Thai Honda FC. In matches played earlier in the week, Subara played a full match as Police United drew 1-1 with Bangkok FC. McClenahan also played a full match as Phuket lost 2-1 away to Songkhla United. Nix again was an unused substitute as Rayong lost 3-0 away to Samut Songkhram.

In the final round of matches in the Thai Division Two League – Regional Champions League, Adriano Pellegrino played a full match as Udon Thani FC ran out 6-0 winners at home to Chiang Rai City.

In the final of the Piala Malaysia, Robbie Cornthwaite played a full match as Selangor FA won 1-0 over Kedah FA to claim the cup.

In the Hong Kong Premier League, Andrew Barisic played a full match and scored two goals as Eastern SC cruised to a 6-1 win away to Yuen Long. Ryan Griffiths was not in the squad (awaiting clearance) as South China AA won 4-0 at home to Dreams Metro Gallery.