There were still plenty of Aussies Abroad in action over this international break, with Billy Celeski scoring in the Japanese League Cup, while Mitchell Duke grabbed his first goal of the season in the Japanese second division.
Elsewhere there were goals for Giannis Simosis in Greece, while Chris Duggan scored the equaliser in a 1-1 draw for Scottish League Two side Queen’s Park.
In the English League One, James Meredith played a full match as Bradford City won 1-0 at home to Millwall FC. Brad Inman also played a full match as Crewe Alexandra lost 3-2 at Sheffield United. Andy Rose played until half-time as Coventry City lost 3-1 away to Peterborough United. Chris Herd also played until half-time while Liam Graham was not in the squad as Chesterfield FC drew 0-0 with Fleetwood Town. Shane Cansdell-Sherriff was an unused substitute as league leaders Burton Albion were held to a goalless draw at home by Oldham Athletic. Ryan Williams was not in the squad for Barnsley FC as they played to a scoreless draw with Scunthorpe United. James Wesolowski was also not in the squad as Shrewsbury Town drew 1-1 at home to Port Vale.
In League Two in England, Alex Cisak played a full match for Leyton Orient as they lost 1-0 away to Accrington Stanley.
In the English National League, Cameron Burgess played a full match while Aaron Downes was missing due to injury as top of the table Cheltenham Town won 4-1 at home to Boreham Wood. Michael McEntegart played a full match and kept a clean sheet as Welling United drew 0-0 away to Eastleigh FC. Rhain Davis was an unused substitute as Altrincham FC lost 1-0 away to Halifax Town.
In the National League South in England, Ben McNamara played a full match and kept a clean sheet as Concord Rangers won 1-0 at home to Chelmsford FC. Liam Graham played a full match as Whitehawk FC won 3-0 at home to Gosport Borough. Lee Burns played until the 32nd minute as Dartford FC won 3-1 at home to Bishop’s Stortford. James Haran came on in the 63rd minute as Havant & Waterlooville FC won 1-0 over Hayes & Yeading. James Demetriou came on in the 85th minute as Wealdstone FC won 4-1 at home to Margate FC. Earlier in the week, McNamara played a full match and saved a penalty as Concord suffered a 5-1 loss away to Oxford City. Demetriou came on in the 61st minute as Wealdstone lost 2-0 at home to Sutton United.
In the Southern Football League Premier Division in England, Perry Cotton played until the 84th minute as Kettering Town won 1-0 over Slough Town. Earlier in the week, Cotton played a full match for Kettering as they won 3-1 at home to Stratford Town.
In the English Isthmian League Premier Division, Taylor Tombides played a full match as Canvey Island FC lost 2-0 away to Tonbridge Angels.
In the Midland Football League Division One in England, Greg Downes played a full match as Leicester Road FC drew 2-2 at home to Pilkington FC. Earlier in the week, Downes was in the starting eleven as Leicester Road drew 0-0 away to Heath Hayes.
In the U21 English Premier League Division One, Thomas Beadling played a full match for Sunderland AFC U21 as they won 1-0 away to Middlesbrough FC U21, for whom Rhys Williams played until the 80th minute. Tom Glover played a full match and kept a clean sheet as Tottenham Hotspur U21 won 3-0 away to Leicester City U21, for whom Callum Elder was missing due to injury. Meanwhile, in Division Two, Hyuga Tanner was not in the squad as Blackburn Rovers U21 won 2-1 at home to Wolverhampton Wanderers U21.
In the U21 Professional Development League Two – South Division in England, Josh Wallen was not in the squad for Queens Park Rangers U21 as they won 3-2 over Shefffield Wednesday U21.
In the Scottish Development League, Jesse Curran was in the starting eleven as Dundee FC Youth lost 2-1 at home to Kilmarnock Youth. Ethan Docherty was not in the squad for Partick Thistle Youth as they won 2-0 at home to Hearts FC Youth.
In the Scottish League One, Jacob Esposito was an unused substitute for Airdrieonians FC as they drew 1-1 with Albion Rovers.
In League Two in Scotland, Chris Duggan played a full match and scored the equalising goal as Queen’s Park FC drew 1-1 away to East Fife.
In the Irish First Division, Mark Griffin came on in the 59th minute as Drogheda United lost 3-0 away to Shelbourne FC.
In the opening round of the League Cup in Ireland, Griffin came on in the 73rd minute as Drogheda lost 4-3 on penalties to Bluebell United after the match finished goalless after 90 minutes and extra time.
In the opening round of matches in the WSL Division One in England, Alexandra Gummer was an unused substitute as Doncaster Rovers Belles lost 4-1 at home to Chelsea LFC.
In the fifth round of the FA Women’s Cup in England, Gummer came on in the 77th minute as Doncaster again lost 4-1 at home to Chelsea LFC.
In the German Regionalliga Sudwest, Josip Konyit was an unused substitute for both matches as Bahlinger SC first played out a scoreless draw with SV Waldhof Mannheim before losing 3-2 at home to Hoffenheim II.
In the Regionalliga West in Germany, Milislav Popovic was not in the squad as FC Koln II won 4-2 over FC Kray.
In the German Hessenliga, Max Haubus was missing due to injury as SV Rot-Weiss Hadamar won 2-1 away to FC Eschborn.
In the Landesliga Bayern Nordost in Germany, Jonathan Faerber was not in the squad as TSV Nurnberg-Buch won 1-0 away to Baiersdorfer SV.
In the Italian Serie B, Josh Brillante was an unused substitute as Como came from a goal down to draw 1-1 at home to Virtus Entella. Chris Ikonomidis was missing due to Socceroos commitments as US Salernitana lost 4-3 at home to AS Bari.
In the Spanish Tercera Division Group VI, Mark Flintoft was not in the squad as FC Jove Espanol lost 2-1 away to CF Borriol. Elsewhere, in Group VII, Rafa Jimenez was missing due to injury as CD Lugo Fuenlabrada lost 5-0 at home to CD Mostoles URJC.
In the Turkish 3. Lig, Emre Balci was not in the squad as BB Erzurumspor won 4-0 at home to Duzyurtspor.
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 won 4-2 over Panargeiakos. Billy Konstantinidis came on in the 87th minute as Aris FC won 1-0 away to Ethnikos Alexandroupoli. Earlier in the week, Simosis was again in the starting eleven for Aiolikos FC as they drew 1-1 with PAO Vardas.
In the Croatian Druga HNL, Mario Simic was an unused substitute as NK Lucko won 4-1 away to Rudes Zagreb. Deni Juric was not in the squad as NK Sesvete won 2-0 away to NK Imotski.
In the Danish First Division, Brent McGrath played until the 65th minute as FC Fredericia lost 3-0 away to AC Horsens.
In the Liga I – Relegation Group in Romania, Anthony Carter was not in the squad for CFR Cluj as they drew 0-0 with Petrolul Ploiesti.
In the Prva Liga in Serbia, Stefan Stanojevic was in the starting eleven as FK Donji Srem drew 0-0 with Dinamo Vranje.
In the A Lyga in Lithuania, Evan Alexandrow-Ridley played a full match as FC Stumbras won 2-1 away to FK Kauno Zalgiris.
In the Frauen-Bundesliga in Germany, Emily van Egmond played a full match for FFC Frankfurt as they won 3-0 at home to Werder Bremen. Elise Kellond-Knight played until half-time as FFC Turbine Potsdam came from behind to draw 1-1 away to SGS Essen-Schonebeck.
In the first leg of quarterfinal ties in the UEFA Women’s Champions League, Van Egmond came on in the 92nd minute as Frankfurt won 1-0 away to FC Rosengard.
In the J2 League in Japan, Mitchell Duke played until the 76th minute and scored the only goal of the game as Shimizu S-Pulse beat Montedio Yamagata 1-0.
In the Japanese League Cup, Billy Celeski played a full match as Ventforet Kofu played out a scoreless draw with Omiya Ardija. Tando Velaphi was an unused substitute for Shonan Bellmare as they won 1-0 away to Nagoya Grampus. Earlier in the week, Celeski played until the 72nd minute and scored the opening goal of the game as Ventforet won 2-1 at home to Kashima Antlers.
In the WK-League in Korea, Gema Simon played a full match as Suwon FMC drew 1-1 away to Daejeon Sportstoto. Racheal Quigley was missing due to injury as Hwacheon KSPO drew 1-1 at home to HS Red Angels.
In the opening round of matches from the USL Pro in the United States, Adriano Pellegrino played a full match for Tulsa Roughnecks as they won 2-0 at home to RGV Toros. Harrison Delbridge played until half-time as FC Cincinnati lost 1-0 away to Charleston Battery.
In club friendlies this week, Jimmy Jeggo played a full match for Sturm Graz as they drew 2-2 with Lokomotiva Zagreb, for whom Tomislav Mrcela was not in the squad. Kenny Dougall also played a full match as Sparta Rotterdam lost 2-0 away to Feyenoord. Jack Duncan was in the starting eleven and kept a clean sheet while Mustafa Amini was not in the squad as Randers FC won 3-0 over IFK Goteborg.
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