Both second league groups eventually started the second half-season. Gostivar beat Vlazrimi 77 on the road in the direct clash between the top tied teams in the West, while East leaders Belasica recorded a stunning 8:1 win.
photo by KF Gostivar: winning selfie after the big derby win
Belasica visited Pobeda in Valandovo and had a lone goal lead after the first 45 minutes, but what followed after the break was a stunning performance by their offensive line. They added 7 goals to humiliate the hosts who at least managed to score one.
Bregalnica defeated Tikvesh with a loan goal thanks to returning player Ivan Mitrov. Borec smashed Plachkovica with a 4:1 win, while Kozhuf and Sasa shared the points. Osogovo was free this round.
Round 15 results:
Kozhuf – sasa 1:1 (0:0)
47′ Lazar Stojkovski – 87′ Eftim Aksentiev
Bregalnica – Tikvesh 1:0 (1:0)
33′ Ivan Mitrov
Borec – Plachkovica 4:1 (2:0)
18′ (pen) Andrej Acevski, 25′ Toni Mirchevski, 56′, 62′ Marko Gjorgjievski – 68′ Martin Petrov
Pobeda (V) – Belasica 1:8 (0:1)
66′ Tome Mizhorov – 43′ Krste Todorov, 46′, 89′, 90’+1 Mile Kostovski, 49′, 83’Martin Mirchevski, 75′ (pen), 79′ Goran Zdravkov, 81′ Marjan Tashev
The West group was marked by the derby between the two teams that spent the winter break sharing the first place. Vlazrimi 77 hosted Gostivar who won the points thanks to the goal by new signing, striker Florent Osmani.
Teteks surprised and beat promotion candidates Struga with 2:0. Very important 3 points for the Tetovo team in the relegation battle. Labunishta laso recorded important win against Lokomotiva.
Makedonija GjP had a hard time breaking the defense of bottom placed Novaci. The winner came in the very last minute thanks to Filip Petrov.
The match between Zajazi and Gorno Lisiche was postponed because the Gradski stadium in Kichevo (home of Napredok) got a bit flooded. The snow and now the rain made all Macedonian stadiums hard to play, but the two in Kichevo were the most affected.
Round 15 results:
Labunishta – Lokomotiva 1:0 (0:0)
55′ Ilija Dalcheski
Zajazi – Gorno Lisiche postponed
Makedonija GjP – Novaci 1:0 (0:0)
90′ Filip Petrov
Teteks – Struga 2:0 (1:0)
35′ Brilant Sulaj, 57′ Valjmir Jonuzi
Vlazrimi 77 – Gostivar 0:0 (0:1)
75′ Florent Osmani
2.MFL West 2017/18