Qantas Socceroos Abroad Round-Up
A look at how the Qantas Socceroos performed around the leagues of Europe and Asia this week.
QANTAS SOCCEROOS ABROAD ROUND-UP
· Tim Cahill and Lucas Neill played a full game in Everton-s 2-2 draw at home to Tottenham, with Cahill scoring the 86th minute equaliser.
· Brett Emerton and Vince Grella played a full game in Blackburn-s scoreless draw with Liverpool.
· Richard Garcia played a full game in Hull City-s 3-0 loss to Aston Villa.
· Mark Schwarzer played a full game in Fulham-s 1-0 win over Sunderland.
· Nick Carle came on in the 84th minute in Crystal Palace-s 3-0 home loss to Doncaster.
· Adam Federici played a full game in Reading-s 2-0 win over Sheffield Wednesday.
· Shane Lowry played a full game in Plymouth-s 1-0 loss to Sheffield United.
· Brad Jones and Rhys Williams both played a full game in Middlesbrough-s 5-1 win over QPR, Gordon Strachan-s first win since joining Boro.
· Adam Federici played a full game in Reading-s 4-2 loss at home to Crystal Palace.
· Shane Lowry played a full game in Plymouth-s 1-0 loss to Swansea City.
· Brad Jones played a full game while Rhys Williams played the first half in Middlesbrough-s 3-0 loss at home to Blackpool.
· Oliver Bozanic came on in the 60th minute in Aldershot-s 1-0 win over Chesterfield. Bozanic is on loan from Reading.
· Carl Valeri came on in the 55th minute in Grosseto-s 2-0 win over Ancona.
· Brett Holman played a full game in AZ Alkmaar-s 2-1 loss at home to Vitesse.
· David Carney came on in the 91st minute of FC Twente-s 4-3 win away to NEC.
· Scott McDonald played 68 minutes and scored in Celtic-s 3-0 win over Aberdeen.
· Bruce Djite came on in the 65th minute in Genclerbirligi-s 2-2 draw at home to Denizlispor.
· Harry Kewell scored in Galatasaray-s 1-1 draw at home to Istanbul BB.
· Mile Jedinak played a full game in Antalyaspor-s 1-1 draw at home to Gaziantepspor.
· Michael Petkovic played a full game in Sivasspor-s 2-2 draw with Kasimpasa.
· James Troisi came on in the 88th minute of Kayserispor-s 3-0 home win over Bursaspor. Kayseri are top of the league.
· Josh Kennedy played a full game in Nagoya Grampus- 0-0 draw away to Shimizu S Pulse
· Brett Holman played the first half in AZ Alkmaar-s 1-1 draw away to Standard Liege.
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