Lawrence Olum may have been the only current Sporting KC player in Africa this past week, but another former Sporting KC player was also representing his country. Kei Kamara and Sierra Leone were also in action on the road against Swaziland. The Leone Stars got a 1-1 draw in the first leg away from home and will head home hoping to finish off the smaller country and advance.
In other national team news, Roger Espinoza has joined up with the Honduras team ahead of the World Cup, he was one of the first Honduran players to be in camp having just ended his season in England with Wigan. In other news, former defender Daneil Cyrus is leaving Trinidad again. This time he's headed to Vietnam on loan to play with Ha Noi T&T.
Here's the rest of this week's update.
Active without a club or unknown
Davy Arnaud - DC - Started and played 65 minutes in DC's 1-1 draw with Montreal. Started and played 90 minutes in DC's 2-0 win over Houston.
Teal Bunbury - New England - Started and played 90 minutes, recording an assist in New England's 5-3 win over Philadelphia.
Bobby Convey - New York - Started and played 81 minutes in New York's 2-0 loss to Toronto.
Luis Gil - Salt Lake - Came off the bench and played 1 minute in RSL's 2-1 win over Colorado.
Michael Harrington - Portland - Did not dress in Portland's 3-3 draw with Columbus.
Jack Jewsbury - Portland - Started and played 90 minutes in Portland's 3-3 draw with Columbus.
Eddie Johnson - DC - Started and played 89 minutes, scoring a goal in DC's 1-1 draw with DC. Suspended for DC's 2-0 win over Houston.
Chris Konopka - Toronto - Dressed but did not play in Toronto's 2-0 win over New York.
Rauwshan McKenzie - Portland - Loaned to Orange County.
Khari Stephenson - San Jose - Started and played 90 minutes in San Jose's 1-0 loss to Seattle.
Tyson Wahl - Columbus - Started and played 90 minutes in Columbus' 3-3 draw with Portland.
Stefan Antonijevic - Fort Lauderdale - Started and played 90 minutes in Fort Lauderdale's 3-1 loss to Minnesota.
Brian Fekete - Pittsburgh - Dressed but did not play in Pittsburgh's 1-0 loss to Rochester.
Adnan Gablejic - Oklahoma City - Did not dress in OKC's 4-1 loss to Richmond.
Cyprian Hedrick - Oklahoma City - Dressed but did not play in OKC's 4-1 loss to Richmond.
Jonathan Leathers - Charlotte - Did not play in Charlotte's 3-1 loss to Orlando.
Rauwshan McKenzie - Orange County - Did not dress in Orange County's 1-0 loss to the Seattle Sounders reserves.
Kyle Miller - Oklahoma City - Stared and played 45 minutes in OKC's 4-1 loss to Richmond.
Mike Reidy - Rochester - Did not dress in Rochester's 1-0 win over Pittsburgh.
Michael Thomas - Oklahoma City - Started and played 90 minutes in OKC's 4-1 loss to Richmond.
Yomby William - Richmond - Started and played 90 minutes, scoring a goal in Richmond's 4-1 win over OKC. Started and played 90 minutes in Richmond's 0-0 draw with the Chicago Fire reserves.
John Wilson - Charleston - Started and played 90 minutes in Charleston's 1-0 loss to Wilmington.
Pat Healey - Baltimore - Offseason.
Korede Aiyegbusi - Servette FC - Switzerland - Did not dress in Servette's 5-0 loss to Wohlen.
Scott Angevine - Sporting Kristina - Finland - Started and played 90 minutes in Kristina's 4-0 loss to MaPS.
Vicente Arze - FK Hoverla Uzhhorod - Ukraine - Game vs Sevastopol was postponed.
Federico Bessone - Millwall - England - Offseason.
Omar Bravo - Chivas - Mexico - Offseason.
Mitchell Cardenas - Atlético Coatzacoalcos - Mexico - Drew 1-1 with Linces de Tlaxcala.
Sunil Chhetri - Bengaluru - India - Offseason.
Eloy Colombano - UAI Urquiza - Argentina - Did not play in UAI's 1-0 win over Flandria.
Daneil Cyrus - Ha Noi T&T (W Connection) - Vietnam (Trinidad) - Joined Ha Noi T&T on loan.
Pablo Escobar - Cúcuta Deportivo - Colombia - Did not play in either of Cucuta's games.
Roger Espinoza - Wigan - England - Joined Honduras in preparations for the World Cup.
Herculez Gomez - Tijuana - Mexico - Offseason.
Jermaine Hue - Harbour View - Jamaica - Suspended
Jeferson - Boavista - Brazil - Offseason.
Will John - AZAL - Azerbaijan - Started and played 45 minutes in Azal's 3-1 loss to Inter Baki.
Kei Kamara - Middlesbrough - England - Started and played 90 minutes in Sierra Leone's 1-1 draw with Swaziland in an African Cup of Nations qualifier.
Igor Kostrov - FC Costuleni - Moldova - Defeated Rapid Ghidighici 3-0 by forfeit. Beat Olimpia 2-1.
Carlos Marinelli - Universidad San Martin - Peru - Started and played 90 minutes in SAn Martin's 3-1 win over Melgar.
Neven Markovic - Servette FC - Switzerland - Dressed but did not play in Servette's 5-0 loss to Wohlen.
Yura Movsisyan - Spartak Moscow - Russia - Started and played 88 minutes in Spartak's 3-2 win over Dinamo Moscow.
Michal Mravec - Podbeskidzie - Poland - Did not dress in Podbeskidzie's 0-0 draw with Slask Wroclaw.
Pablo Punyed - Stjarnan - Iceland - Started and played 90 minutes in Stjarnan's 4-3 win over Thor.
Yann Songo'o - Blackburn - England - Offseason.
Milos Stojcev - FK Sarajevo - Bosnia - No game this week.
Matt Taylor - Preußen Münster - Germany - Offseason.
Ivan Trujillo - Deportivo Lara - Venezuela - Did not play in Lara's 1-0 win over Carabobo.