Qantas Socceroos Abroad Round-Up
A round up of how the Qantas Socceroos performed abroad this week.
EUROPE ENGLAND Premiership • Tim Cahill played the full 90 as Everton drew 1-1 with Stoke. Lucas Neill was an unused sub. • Brett Emerton played 55 minutes in Blackburn-s 6-2 loss to Arsenal. • Mark Schwarzer played a full game as Fulham drew 2-2 at West Ham. Championship • Nick Carle came on in the 58th minute for Crystal Palace in Saturday-s 4-1 win at home to Blackpool. • Brad Jones won the battle of the keepers against Adam Federici as Middlesbrough scored a 2-0 win at Reading. Rhys Williams played a full game for Boro. • Shane Lowry played a full game in Plymouth-s 2-1 win over Scunthorpe - their first home win of the season.
League 1 • Patrick Kisnorbo played a full game in Leeds- 0-0 draw at home to Charlton.
GERMANY Bundesliga • Matthew Spiranovic and Dario Vidosic played full games as Nuremberg lost 4-0 to Bayer Leverkusen.
ITALY Serie A • Mark Bresciano played the first 74 minutes in Palermo-s 2-0 win over Juventus.
Serie B • Carl Valeri played the first half in Grosseto-s 2-0 loss to Mantova.
SCOTLAND Premier League • Danny Invincible played a full game and scored as Kilmarnock drew 1-1 with Aberdeen. • Scott McDonald played a full game in Celtic-s 2-1 loss to Rangers.
SWEDEN Allsvenskan • Ante Covic played a full game for Elfsborg in their 0-0 draw at home to AIK.
SWITZERLAND Super League • Scott Chipperfield played a full game and netted a double as Basel beat Sion 5-0.
TURKEY Super Lig • Harry Kewell came off the bench in Galatasaray-s 3-1 away to Kasimpasa on Tuesday. • Michael Petkovic played a full game for Sivasspor in their 2-0 win at home to Antalyaspor. Mile Jedinak played a full game for the visitors.
EUROPA LEAGUE • Tim Cahill played a full game and scored in Everton-s 2-1 win at BATE Borisov. • Harry Kewell came on in the 61st minute as Galatasaray drew 1-1 with Sturm Graz. • Scott McDonald played a full game and scored in Celtic-s 1-1 draw at home to Rapid Vienna. • Mark Schwarzer played a full game as Fulham beat Basel 1-0 at home. Scott Chipperfield came on in the 86th minute for the visitors.
ASIA JAPAN J-League • Josh Kennedy played a full game in Nagoya Grampus- 2-1 loss at home to FC Tokyo.
ASIAN CHAMPIONS LEAGUE • Josh Kennedy scored the winning goal in the quarter finals as Nagoya Grampus Eight beat Kawasaki Frontale 3-1 (4-3 on aggregate) to advance to the semi final of the Asian Champions League. They take on Al Ittihad in a two leg playoff, commencing October 21.
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