Macedonian internationals performances (14-17.12 ’18)

Adis Jahovic scored a brace, Marko Simonovski netted two goals and had an assist, Zoran Danoski had two assists and one goal, Denis Mahumov scored one goal, Kire Markoski and Stefan Ashkovski assisted, Enis Bardhi and Stole Dimitrievski surrendered to La Liga giants Barça and Real Madrid while Goran Pandev criticized the ref for not blowing a penalty.

photo by La Liga Santander: a duel between Lionel Messi and Enis Bardhi


Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Flamurtari – Kamza 1:0
Artim Polozhani, Goran Siljanovski and Muhamed Useini started for Flamurtari. Eventually, their team collected three points in the narrow win against Kamza.

Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Partizani – Kukësi 0:0
Central back Egzon Belica was all minutes part of a defense that kept a clean sheet, while his teammate Besnik Ferati didn’t make Partizani’s matchday squad. For the visitors Edis Malikji and Ardian Cuculi were starters. Ardian played the entire game, whereas Edis left the pitch in the fourth minute of stoppage time.

Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Laçi – Tirana 2:1
Marjan Altiparmakovski opened on the hosts bench and played from the 49th minute, while his teammate Bojan Najdenov didn’t play as he is still recovering from an injury. On the other side Dejan Blazhevski began on the left wing and played 65 minutes, while Sedat Berisha was an unused substitute.

Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Kastrioti – Teuta 0:4
Bojan Gjorgievski as usual was Teuta’s starting right-back, while Bobi Celeski spent the whole match on the bench as the reserve goalie. In the end, Teuta won easily on the road against Kastrioti.

Australia, Hyundai A-League, Newcastle United Jets – Perth Glory 0:2
Daniel Georgievski played all minutes at right-back as his team Newcastle suffered a loss at home against Perth.

Belgium, Jupiler Pro League, Charleroi – Gent 2:0
Gjoko Zajkov was once again a starter for Charleroi and lasted 62 minutes on the field.

Belgium, Proximus League, OH Leuven – Mechelen 1:3
Jovan Kostovski wasn’t summoned by the hosts.

Belgium, Proximus League, St. Gilloise – Beerschot Wilrijk 1:1
Emil Abaz started off the visitors bench and entered the game in the 62nd minute.

Bulgaria, Parva Liga, Etar – Septemvri 2:0
Darko Glishikj didn’t get a chance to play and spent the entire game on the visitors bench.

Bulgaria, Parva Liga, Slavia – Vereya 4:0
Stefan Ashkovski started the game on the right wing and lasted 71 minutes in the big win against Vereya. He also collected the assist on the second goal in the 29th minute and later picked up a yellow card as well. His teammate Luka Nakov on the other hand didn’t make the squad for this game.

To watch Stefan’s assist click here (at 2:10).

Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Dinamo – Hajduk 1:0
Arijan Ademi missed this game from Dinamo as he is suffering from an injury, whereas Mirko Ivanovski did not get summoned by the visitors.

Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Istra – Rudeš 1:0
Agron Rufati spent the entire game on the host’s bench.

Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Osijek – Inter 6:0
Muzafer Ejupi was once again left out from Osijek’s squad as he is still recovering from an injury.

Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Apollon – AEK 3:3
Ivan Trichkovski started for the visitors and played until the 77th minute when Florian Taulemesse took his place. The score was 2:2 at the time. His teammate Daniel Mojsov wasn’t summoned as he is still injured.

Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Ermis – Alki 2:4
Dushko Trajchevski played the whole match for the winning side. He was shown a yellow card in the second half.

Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Doxa – AEL 3:4
Davor Zdravkovski started the game for the winning side and played until the 69th minute. He was shown a yellow card in the second half. Kire Markoski started the match on the bench and was brought on in the 60th minute. Nine minutes later he provided an assist to his side’s second goal.

Kire’s assist (at 1:50):

England, Championship, Bolton Wanderers – Leeds United 0:1
Ezgjan Alioski played the whole match for the winning side. This was Leeds’ fifth consecutive win and midway in the season they are topping the table.

Greece, Souroti Soúper Lígka, Giannina – Panionios 3:1
Mite Cikarski remained on the bench for the home side.

Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Vidi – Ferencváros 2:1
Boban Nikolov played the whole match for the winning side, while Stefan Spirovski did not feature for the visitors as he is still out with an injury.

Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Honvéd – Újpest 2:2
Kire Ristevski played the whole match for the visitors.

Israel, Ligat Ha’Al, Maccabi Netanya – Hapoel Haifa 1:2
Risto Mitrevski played the whole match for the winning side. Hapoel have gathered 10 points from their last 4 matches and have climbed up to the fifth place on the table.

Italy, Serie A, Roma – Genoa 3:2
Goran Pandev replaced Romulo in the 68th minute. At that time his team was already 3:2 and Pandev wasn’t able to help his team avoid the defeat in Rome. He missed a great scoring chance in the 89th minute when he fired with the left foot from inside the box, but the ball went wide. In the stoppage time Pandev was denied a penalty after home captain Alessandro Florenzi pushed him while trying a header. Pandev was mad at the referee for not consulting VAR.

Goran criticizes the referee after the match:

Italy, Serie B, Palermo – Livorno 1:1
Ilija Nestorovski skipped this match because of a slight injury, while Aleksandar Trajkovski entered the match in the 65th minute. Their team failed to defeat last-placed Livorno, but still holds the leading position in the Serie B.

Netherlands, Eredivisie, AZ – Excelsior 2:1
Denis Mahmudov scored one of the best goals of the round in the Dutch Eredivisie. With his goal Excelsior took the lead in the 30th minute, but AZ won at the end.

Denis’ goal:
Netherlands, Erste Divisie, Jong Utrecht – Dordrecht 4:1
Antonio Stankov played the whole match as captain of Dordrecht. In the 84th minute he earned a yellow card for a foul that caused a penalty kick after which the last goal on this match was scored.

Portugal, Liga NOS, Sporting – Nacional 5:2
Stefan Ristovski was an unused substitute for the home side.

Romania, Liga I Betano, Dunărea – Sepsi 0:3
Marko Simonovski was the man of the match and the key player in Sepsi’s victory. In the 18th minute he assisted Bryan Nouvier for scoring the opening goal on the match and in the 53rd and 56th minute Simonovski scored two goals for Sepsi. Filip Gligorov wasn’t included in the home squad.

All three goals:
Romania, Liga I Betano, Gaz Metan – Hermannstadt 0:2
Besart Abdurahimi wasn’t included in the away team’s squad on this match.

Saudi Arabia, Dawri Al-Muhtarifin Al-Saudia, Al-Nassr – Al-Ra’ed 4:0
Ferhan Hasani played the whole match for the away team.

Serbia, SuperLiga, Radnik – Bačka 3:2
Zoran Danoski scored his first goal in the Serbian top flight this weekend. Danoski was in the starting lineup for Radnik Surdulica, scored the third goal for his team on this match in the 51st minute and was replaced in the 71st minute. Additionally Zoran also provided the assist for the opener and he was also twice fouled for a penalty, but his teammates were just able to convert the second penalty.

Zoran’s assist, the two fouls on him and the goal (at 0:21, 1:28, 2:00 and 2:45):
Serbia, SuperLiga, Napredak – Radnički 1:2
Aleksandar Todorovski played the whole match for Radnički. His team won away top Napredak and kept the second position in the Serbian top flight behind famous Crvena zvezda.

Serbia, SuperLiga, Zemun – Dinamo Vranje 1:2
Both Dushan Savic and Milosh Tosheski were in the starting lineup for Zemun and their team was surprised at home by last placed Dinamo Vranje. Savic played the whole match, while Tosheski was replaced in the 74th minute.

Spain, Primera División, Levante – Barcelona 0:5
Enis Bardhi played whole game for Levante in their heavy home defeat. It was Bardhi who made a mistake for the opening goal.

Spain, Primera División, Real Madrid – Rayo Vallecano 1:0
Stole Dimitrievski was Rayo’s starting goalkeeper and he received one goal in this game. Dimitrievski had several good saves during the game but he couldn’t help his team to avoid a defeat against Real.

Switzerland, Raiffeisen Super League, Thun – Grasshoppers 1:0
Nikola Gjorgjev was unused substitute for Grasshoppers.

Turkey, Süper Lig, Konyaspor – Kasimpaşa 3:2
Adis Jahovic played entire match for Konyaspor and he scored twice for his team in the 47th and 74th minute of the match.

Adis’ goals (at 0:45 & 2:17):

Turkey, Süper Lig, Fenerbahçe – Erzurumspor 2:2
Elif Elmas played the entire match for Fener who dropped a win in the stoppage time. He took part in the opening goal in the 18th minute when he found the charging RB Mauricio Isla with a pinpoint pass, Isla then played a good cross towards goal which was headed home by Andre Ayew.

The goal:

Turkey, Süper Lig, Göztepe – Bursaspor 0:0
Jani Atanasov came of the visitors bench at the 87th minute replacing Senegalese international Henri Saivet.

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