Zoran Danoski, Viktor Angelov and Jovan Kostovski scored a goal apiece this past weekend, whereas Darko Churlinov made his debut for Stuttgart.
photo by Calciomercato: Elif Elmas (R) celebrates with teammates
Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Kukësi – Tirana 1:2
Edis Malikji started at right-back for the hosts and played the whole game.
Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Skënderbeu – Teuta 3:2
Artim Polozhani for the hosts and Blagoja Todorovski for the visitors started the game, while their teammates Agon Elezi and Bobi Celeski didn’t play.
Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Vllaznia – Luftëtari 4:0
Andreja Efremov made his debut for Vllaznia after he signed recently for that club. Andreja had a successful first game as he directly managed to keep a clean sheet. His teammates Mevlan Adili and Filip Gligorov also started and were part of the defense, while Simeon Hristov didn’t play.
Australia, Hyundai A-League, Western Sydney Wanderers – Adelaide United 5:2
In this high scoring game Daniel Georgievski opened at LWB for the hosts and played the entire game.
Austria, Bundesliga, Hartberg – Rapid 2:2
Adrian Hajdari was an unused substitute for Rapid.
Belgium, Jupiler Pro League, Club Brugge – Charleroi 1:0
Gjoko Zajkov made the visitors bench, but didn’t play.
Bosnia-Herzegovina, BH Telecom Premijer Liga, Sarajevo – Tuzla City 6:2
Krste Velkoski was an unused substitute for Sarajevo.
Bosnia-Herzegovina, BH Telecom Premijer Liga, Široki Brijeg – Borac 2:2
Viktor Angelov played the entire game for the hosts and helped his team to gain a point as he netted the 2:2 equalizer in the 9th minute. Viktor scored by heading home a cross.
Viktor’s goal (at 2:45):
Bosnia Herzegovina, BH Telecom Premijer Liga, Velež – Zvijezda 2:0
Kosta Manev played all minutes in central defense for the hosts as his team opened the new year with a win against Zvijezda.
Bulgaria, Parva Liga, Slavia – Dunav Ruse 3:1
Neither Darko Tasevski by Slavia nor Aleksandar Isaevski by Dunav Ruse were called up for this game.
Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Dinamo – Inter 3:2
Arijan Ademi was Dinamo’s captain and lasted all minutes on the pitch.
Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Istra – Slaven 1:1
Agron Rufati was an unused substitute for Istra.
Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Rijeka – Osijek 1:0
Darko Velkovski as usual this year started for Rijeka in central defense and helped his team to keep a clean sheet, while for Osijek Todor Todoroski spent all minutes on the bench. His teammate Mile Todorov wasn’t called up.
Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, AEK – Nea Salamis 0:0
Daniel Mojsov remains out of the squad, while league’s top goalscorer Ivan Trichkovski played the whole match but was out of ammo this time.
Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Olympiakos – AEL 1:1
Davor Zdravkovski started the match on the bench, but was brought on early in the 14th minute.
Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Apollon – Doxa 3:2
Dushko Trajchevski played the first half for the away team.
Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Ethnikos – Anorthosis 5:0
Martin Bogatinov played the whole match, Bojan Markoski remained on the bench, Jovan Kostovski was brought on in the 61st minute and scored the last goal in a astonishing 5:0 win over the table leaders Anorthosis.
Jovan’s goal (at 7:17):
England, Championship, Leeds United – Reading 1:0
Ezgjan Alioski started the match on the bench but was brought on in play in the 37th minute to replace injured Kalvin Philips. He had one opportunity in the dying moments of the first half, but the opposing keeper came out a winner of that duel.
France, Ligue 1, Rennes – Nîmes 2:1
Vlatko Stojanovski was not in this match’s protocol.
Germany, 2.Bundesliga, Stuttgart – Jahn Regensburg 2:0
Darko Churlinov made his debut for Stuttgart when he was brought on in the 71st minute to replace Silas Wamangituka.
Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Kisvárda – Diósgyör 2:2
Mirko Ivanovski started the match and played until the 66th minute when he was taken off.
Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Fehérvár – Zalaegerszeg 4:1
Visar Musliu played the whole match for the hosts, while Boban Nikolov got the last 12 minutes of the match.
Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Kaposvár – Újpest 0:1
Kire Ristevski played the whole match for the winners and got a yellow card in the second half.
Israel, Ligat HaAl, Maccabi Tel-Aviv – Hapoel Tel-Aviv 3:0
Stefan Spirovski played the full 90 minutes for the visiting side.
Italy, Serie A, Genoa – Lazio 2:3
Goran Pandev entered in the 57th minute against his former club and played well until the end of the match. In the 89th minute he won a penalty when he caused a Lazio hand ball. Domenico Criscito scored the penalty, but Genoa lost the match.
Goran’s penalty (at 3:18):
Italy, Serie A, Brescia – Napoli 1:2
Napoli wins again when Elif Elmas is in the starting squad. Elmas was in Napoli’s starting lineup, played very well until the 76th minute and helped his team score two goals in the second half and win away to Brescia.
Italy, Serie A, Bologna – Udinese 1:1
Ilija Nestorovski was unused substitute for Udinese.
Italy, Serie B, Trapani – Spezia 1:1
Nikola Jakimovski missed this match for Trapani because of shoulder injury.
Poland, Ekstraklasa, Legia – Jagiellonia 4:0
Dejan Iliev played the whole match for Jagiellonia and was unable to save his goal away to leaders Legia. After he kept a clean sheet last round, Dejan now looked shaky on the third and fourth goal.
Portugal, Liga NOS, Sporting – Boavista 2:0
Stefan Ristovski was on Sporting’s bench and entered the match in the 82nd minute.
Romania, Liga I Betano, Botoșani – Poli Iași 2:1
Stefan Ashkovski was taken off at half time with his team losing 0:1.
Romania, Liga I Betano, Voluntari – Hermannstadt 2:0
Marko Simonovski was unused substitute for the home team.
Serbia, Linglong Tire SuperLiga, Radnik – Mačva 2:2
Zoran Danoski was in Radnik’s starting lineup and scored the second goal in the 67th minute. Boban Georgiev entered the match for the home team in the 86th minute.
Marko Gjorgjievski was unused substitute for the home team.
Serbia, Linglong Tire SuperLiga, Rad – Napredak 2:0
Ostoja Stjepanovikj watched the match from Rad’s bench for substitute players.
Serbia, Linglong Tire SuperLiga, Radnički – Čukarički 2:0
Aleksandar Todorovski played the whole match for the home team.
Slovakia, Fortuna Liga, Ružomberok – DAC 0:0
Tihomir Kostadinov played whole game for Ružomberok in their home draw.
Slovakia, Fortuna Liga, ViOn – Sereď 1:3
Tomche Grozdanovski was unused substitute for ViON while Filip Duranski played full game for Sereď picking up a yellow card in the 37th minute.
Slovakia, Fortuna Liga, Pohronie – Žilina 0:1
Enis Fazlagikj played the whole match for Žilina and picked up a yellow card in the 35th minute.
Slovakia, Fortuna Liga, Zemplín – Nitra 1:0
Milan Ristovski played the entire game for Nitra.
Slovenia, Prva Liga, Bravo – Tabor 2:1
Besart Abdurahimi wasn’t part of Bravo’s squad for this game.
Spain, Primera División, Levante – Real Madrid 1:0
Enis Bardhi spent all minutes on the pitch for Levante in this great victory against Spain’s giant.
Spain, Primera División, Real Betis – Mallorca 3:3
Aleksandar Trajkovski didn’t make Mallorca’s matchday squad.
Sweden, Svenska Cupen, Häcken – GAIS 3:0
Predrag Rangjelovikj was in the starting lineup for GAIS and he played until 76th minute when Emil Wahlström took his place.
Sweden, Svenska Cupen, Hammarby – Varbergs 5:1
Daniel Krezikj played the whole match for the visitors.
Sweden, Svenska Cupen, Sandvikens – Mjällby 1:3
Besard Shabovikj spent all 90 minutes on the field for Mjallby.
Turkey, Süper Lig, Yeni Malatyaspor – Antalyaspor 1:2
Adis Jahovikj played whole game for the visitors.
Turkey, Süper Lig, Kayserispor – Atiker Konyaspor 2:2
Erdon Daci was unused substitute for the visitors while his teammate Leonard Zhuta wasn’t summoned for this game.
Turkey, 1.Lig, BB Erzurumspor – Bursaspor 2:1
Jani Atanasov didn’t make Bursaspor’s matchday squad.