Percy Tau may have stolen all the headlines but five other South Africans managed to find the back of the net in a fruitful weekend abroad.
Tau netted a debut goal in a subime opening day showing in the Belgian top-flight with Club Brugge as they romped to a 6-0 victory over Sint-Truiden.
Next up for Tau is a possible UEFA Champions League debut as the First League A side host Dynamo Kyiv in a play-off for the Group stages on Tuesday evening.
Veldwijk had to make due with a place on the bench upon their Eredivisie return after arriving late to Sparta due to his international commitments with the national team.
However, the towering striker managed to get his name on the scoresheet as they drew 2-2 in a the Rotterdam derby against Dutch giants Feyenoord.
Jaap Stam's side needed a 95th minute equaliser from Sam Larsson to cancel Veldwijk's 74th minute effort that looked set to hand the newly promoted side a perfect start to life in the top-flight.
The 22-year-old played 89 minutes for Westerlo as they kicked off the new Promixus season with a 2-0 victory over Lommel SK.
Abrahams started the game as a right-winger and netted a simple tap-in just before the hour mark to add to his seven goals he netted for the side last season.
With Major League Soccer beckoning for the South African midfielder next year, he kept up his great form with Nashville SC.
The 29-year-old from Polokwane scored in the 43rd minute with a sweetly struck effort into the bottom corner in a 2-0 victory over Swope Park Rangers in the USL.
Ayer netted his first goal for Varberg in the 87th minute, which proved to be nothing more than a consolation as they fell to a 3-1 defeat in the Superettan.
With 17 apperearances in the Swedish second-tier this season, the 19-year-old midfielder has missed just one fixture for the league leaders
Another game, another goal for Dino.
The Bafana Bafana striker took his tally to 12 goals in 19 games for Zhejiang Greentown as they beat Sichuan Longfor 2-1 in the Chinese League One.