Qantas Socceroos Abroad
The latest on how our lads are getting on across the world
- Tim Cahill started and scored a goal in Everton-s 2-0 win away to Birmingham.
- Brett Emerton played 75 minutes of Blackburn-s 1-0 loss away to Stoke City.
- Mark Schwarzer played a full game in Fulham-s 1-1 draw at West Ham.
- Adam Federici played a full game for Reading in their 1-1 draw away to Reading.
- Scott McDonald played a full game in Middlesbrough-s 2-2 draw against Portsmouth.
- Neil Kilkenny played 74 minutes of Leeds United-s 2-1 loss away to Ipswich.
GERMANY Bundesliga II
- Nikita Rukavytsya came on in the 61st minute of Hertha Berlin-s scoreless draw at home to Alemannia Aachen.
GREECE Super League
- Nathan Burns played the first half of AEK Athens- 1-0 win over Xanthi.
ITALY Serie A
- Mark Bresciano came on in the 59th minute of Lazio-s 1-0 win over Brescia.
- Adrian Madaschi played a full game in Portosummaga-s 2-1 loss to Torino, scoring an own goal.
- Carl Valeri came on in the 61st minute of Sassuolo-s 2-0 loss to Atalanta.
- Brett Holman came on at half time of AZ Alkmaar-s 2-1 win over Heracles Almelo.
SWITZERLAND Super League
- Former Socceroo Scott Chipperfield came on in the 78th minute of Basel-s 1-1 draw with Sion.
TURKEY Super Lig
- Harry Kewell played a full game while Lucas Neill came off at half time of Galatasaray-s 2-1 loss away to Karabukspor.
- Mile Jedinak was red carded in the 67th minute of Genclerbirligi-s 3-0 loss away to Fenerbahce.
- Retired Socceroo Scott Chipperfield-s came on in the 80th minute of Basel-s 2-1 loss at home to Bayern Munich.
- Brett Holman came on in the 68th minute of AZ Alkmaar-s 4-1 loss away to Bate (Belarus).
CHINA Super League
- Ryan Griffiths played a full game and scored in the 2-1 win away to brother Adam Griffiths- Hangzhou Lucheng.
JAPAN J League
- Eddy Bosnar played a a full game in Shimzu S-Pulse-s 1-1 draw with Kashima.
- Josh Kennedy played a full game and scored the equalising penalty in Nagoya Grampus- 2-1 win at home to Vegalta Sendai.
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