Mat Leckie helped his German outfit to a much-needed win in the Bundesliga overnight, while Tom Rogic was a late substitute in Celtic’s Scottish Cup Final win.
LECKIE’S HERTHA WIN AWAY
Mat Leckie's Hertha Berlin have claimed a vital three points away at FC Koln in the German Bundesliga.
Striker Vedad Ibisevic scored both goals as Hertha Berlin won 2-0 to climb to eleventh on the table.
Leckie was replaced late in the game with the result secured.
ROGIC’S LATE INJECTION
Tom Rogic was introduced late on as Celtic downed Motherwell 2-0 in the Scottish Cup Final.
Second-half goals to James Forrest and Moussa Dembele secured a comfortable victory for Brendan Rodgers side, with Motherwell’s Cedric Kipre shown a red card just before the hour mark.
Rogic had a late chance for the hosts but his long-range effort was well saved by Trevor Carson.
ANOTHER STALEMATE FOR KRUSE IN GERMANY
Robbie Kruse played a full game as VfL Bochum's secured a 1-1 draw away to Aue.
It was a fourth straight draw for Kruse's club who sit 15th in Germany’s 2. Bundesliga.
NO JOY FOR VUKA IN BELGIUM
Danny Vukovic conceded twice as Genk's unbeaten run of eight matches was snapped by St. Liege in Belgium's Jupiler League.
Goals in the 15th and 81st minutes were enough for Genk to lose 2-0, but they remain eighth on the ladder after 16 league matches.
RARE LOSS FOR GERSBACH
Alex Gersbach came off the bench in Rosenborg's latest outing in Norway's Eliteserien.
With his side trailing 1-0 at Odd, the Caltex Socceroos fullback was introduced, but couldn't help his side find an equaliser.
Despite the defeat, Rosenborg remain seven points clear at the top of the table.
Aussies Abroad: Leckie on target in Hertha's Bundesliga draw
Mathew Leckie was on the scoresheet in Hertha Berlin’s 2-2 draw with Augsburg in this morning’s Bundesliga clash. The 27-year-old finished off a rapid counter attack from Hertha in the first half to level the scores at 1-1. Leckie’s strike is his second in five Bundesliga m
Aussies Abroad: Rogic, Vukovic primed for big UEFA Europa League ties
Tom Rogic and Celtic will face traditional La Liga powerhouse Valencia while Danny Vukovic’s Gent take on Czech giants Slavia Prague after the draw for the UEFA Europa League Round of 32 was made on Tuesday morning (AEDT). Celtic scrapped through by the skin of their teeth, af
Aussies Abroad: Jeggo stars in Vienna derby, Ryan edged by Chelsea in Premier League
A clean sheet, a title race and a derby goal headlined an action-packed night for our overseas Australians. In Austria, James Jeggo opened his account for the season in Austria Wien’s 6-1 hammering of Rapid Wien in the Vienna derby. DEGENEK REFLECTS: Caltex Socceroos defend
Aussies Abroad: Luongo, Irvine help sides to important Championship wins
Massimo Luongo and Jackson Irvine both braved atrocious English weather to help steer their sides to Championship victories on Sunday morning (AEDT). And in warmer temperatures, Matt Jurman’s Al Ittihad broke through for their first win of the Saudi Arabia Pro League season at