Ivan Trichkovski scored a brace, Adis Jahovikj debuted for his hew team with a goal and an injury, Stefan Spirovski assisted, while Elif Elmas took part in the defeat of Juventus.
photo by AEK Larnaka: Trichkovski celebrates his second
Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Kukësi – Partizani 1:0
Right-back Edis Malikji was a starter for Kukësi and helped his team to keep a clean sheet, whereas Egzon Belica and Besnik Ferati were in the visitors starting line-up. Eventually, the game ended in a narrow win for the hosts.
Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Skënderbeu – Flamurtari 1:0
Artim Polozhani started in central defense for the hosts and played all minutes, while his teammate Agon Elezi also made the start, but was replaced in the 74th minute.
Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Teuta – Bylis 1:0
In Teuta’s win, Blagoja Todorovski was the entire game at right-back, while his teammate Bobi Celeski didn’t play.
Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Vllaznia – Laçi 0:0
Mevlan Adili, Filip Gligorov and Simeon Hristov all were part of Vllaznia’s starting eleven. The first two mentioned played the whole game, while Simeon was substituted in the 53rd minute.
Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, AEK – AEL 3:1
Daniel Mojsov and Ivan Trichkovski side noted an important win against the team of Davor Zdravkovski and Kire Markoski. Mojsov was not included in the matchday squad, while Trichkovski successfully converted two penalties and is a clear leader on the top goalscorers list with 17 goals. For the visiting side, Zdravkovski was not among the called up players, while Markoski remained on the bench. Trichko could not complete the match as he asked to come out in the 66th minute walking gingerly off the pitch.
Trichko’s goals (at 1:35 & 4:50):
Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Doxa – APOEL 0:3
Dushko Trajchevski played the whole match for the home team.
Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Apollon – Ethnikos 3:2
Martin Bogatinov amd Bojan Markoski played the whole match for the away team, while Jovan Kostovski was not among the called up players.
Finland, Suomen Cup, HJK – TPS 3:0
Ferhan Hasani did not feature in this match.
France, Ligue 1, St. Etienne – Nîmes 2:1
Vlatko Stojanovski started the match on the bench and was brought on in the 78th minute.
Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Debrecen – Újpest 4:0
Kire Ristevski played the whole match for the away team.
Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Fehérvár – Honvéd 0:0
Visar Musliu played the whole match for the hosts, while Boban Nikolov was not among the called up players.
Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Zalaegerszeg – Diósgyör 1:3
Mirko Ivanovski started the match and played until the 70th minute before he was taken off. An important away win for his side against relegation candidates.
Israel, Ligat Ha’Al, Hapoel Kfar Saba – Hapoel Tel-Aviv 1:2
Stefan Spirovski played the whole match for Hapoel Tel Aviv as his team continued the great form and climbed up to the fifth position with five consecutive wins. In the 61st minute Spirovski fired a great shot that was saved by the home keeper, but the ball rebounded to one of his teammates who scored and Stefan was credited with the assist.
Stefan’s assist (at 1:57):
Italy, Serie A, Fiorentina – Genoa 0:0
Goran Pandev was in the starting lineup for Genoa and played until the 62nd minute when he was replaced by Antonio Sanabria.
Italy, Serie A, Napoli – Juventus 2:1
Elif Elmas entered the match in the 81st minute, replacing the scorer of the first goal Piotr Zieliński. Five minutes later Elmas was part of the attack after which Lorenzo Insigne scored the second goal which was enough for an important win over rival Juventus.
Napoli’s second goal:
Italy, Serie A, Parma – Udinese 2:0
Ilija Nestorovski entered the match in the 74th minute, but he wasn’t able to help his team avoid the defeat.
Italy, Serie B, Venezia – Trapani 1:1
Nikola Jakimovski missed this match because of shoulder injury.
Portugal, Liga NOS, Sporting – Maritimo 1:0
Stefan Ristovski played the full match as Sporting collected a hard fought 1:0 victory over Maritimo.
Spain, Primera División, Osasuna – Levante 2:0
Enis Bardi wasn’t part of Levante’s team because of an injury.
Spain, Primera División, Real Sociedad – Mallorca 3:0
Aleksandar Trajkovski didn’t make Mallorca’s matchday squad.
Spain, Segunda División, Rayo Vallecano – Extremadura 1:1
Stole Dimitrievski was on goal for Rayo and conceded one goal late in the 88th minute. He also extended his contract until June 2024.
Turkey, Süper Lig, Denizlispor – Antalyaspor 0:3
Adis Jahovikj had a great debut for his new team Antalyaspor as he directly started and even opened the score in the 27th minute with a right-footed shot. Adis was replaced at the start of the second half after he got a facial injury that requested for a surgical intervention. He will be sidelined for a month.
Turkey, Süper Lig, Konyaspor – Galatasaray 0:3
Leonard Zhuta didn’t make Konyaspor’s squad, while his teammate Erdon Daci opened on the left wing and lasted 80 minutes on the pitch.
Turkey, 1.Lig, Akhisarspor – Bursaspor 0:1
Jani Atanasov made a late substitute appearance for Bursaspor as he was introduced in the 6th minute of stoppage time.