In Japan Ange Postecoglou's Yokohama F Marinos recorded a comfortable 3-0 win over Urawa Red Diamonds for whom Andrew Nabbout was absent. Mitch Langerak's Nagoya Grampus fell to Kashima Antlers 2-1 with the goalkeeper playing a full game. Jason Geria played a full game for JEF United Chiba in a 1-0 loss to Kanazawa. 

In Korea Aleksander Jovanovic was a second half substitute for Jeju United in their 1-1 draw with Seongnam and later in the week played a full match in his sides 1-1 draw with Pohang Steelers. Adam Taggart played a full game for Suwon Bluewings in a 0-0 draw with Sangju while later in the week Taggart started and played 67 minutes in a 2-0 win over Gangwon. 

In Saudi Arabia Brad Jones kept a clean sheet in Al Nassr's 5-0 win over Al Raed. Milos Degenek was absent from Al Hilal's 3-2 victory over Al Hazm. Rhys Williams scored while Jack Duncan played in goals for Al Qadisiyah in their 4-2 win over Ohod.  


In the MLS Brad Smith played a full game for Seattle Sounders in their 1-0 win over Real Salt Lake.