Macedonian internationals performances (24-27.07.2020)

Ferhan Hasani scored his first league goal in Finland this season, while Daniel Krezic and Agron Rufati provided an assist for their respective clubs.

photo by HJK Helsinki: Ferhan Hasani celebrates his goal with his teammates.


Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Kukësi – Skënderbeu 0:0
All three Macedonians involved in the match – Edis Malikji from Kukësi and Artim Polozhani and Agon Elezi from Skënderbeu got to play the game from the beginning as the two teams played a goalless draw.

Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Partizani – Vllaznia 3:0
As usual, defender Egzon Belica played another whole match for Partizani while his teammate Besnik Ferati started on the bench and entered the field in the 66th minute. For the visitors, Mevlan Adili made the start and got replaced in the 82nd minute – right after he picked up a yellow card, whereas his goalie teammate Andreja Efremov remained an unused substitute while Filip Gligorov was once again not summoned in the squad. Gligorov is set to leave Vllaznia by the end of this season.

Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Flamurtari – Teuta 2:3
Blagoja Todorovski played another match for Teuta in the win against Flamurtari that secured them the last spot for the Europa League qualifiers, whereas his teammate Bobi Celeski was back to being the reserve goalkeeper.

Australia, Hyundai A-League, Central Coast Mariners – Western Sydney Wanderers 1:1
Daniel Georgievski kicked off the new season in Australia with 90 minutes for WS Wanderers played as a left back. He also picked up a yellow card in the stoppage time of the match.

Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Dinamo – Varaždin 2:0
Arijan Ademi got rested in the last round of the Croatian championship where his teammates defeated Varaždin by 2:0.

Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Osijek – Lokomotiva 1:2
Todor Todoroski remained an unused substitute for Osijek as they narrowly lost to Lokomotiva in the final moments of the game. This match was a direct battle between the two clubs that were fighting for the last spot that leads to Champions League qualifiers.

Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Rijeka – Istra 4:2
Darko Velkovski made another start for Rijeka and he got taken off in the 79th minute, right after he picked up a yellow card. For the visitors, Agron Rufati started on the bench and he entered the field after the halftime break to play as a right back. In the 60th minute, he also provided an assist for Guzina to lower down the score to 4:1. This was the last round of the Croatian season and Rijeka was hoping to reach the second spot for the Champions League qualifiers, but aside from winning this match they also needed Osijek and Lokomotiva to play a draw, which was very close to coming true but a late Lokomotiva goal put an end to Rijeka’s hopes. As for Istra 1961, they finished the season on the pre-last position which means they will now be playing relegation play-off against second division side – Orijent 1919.

Rufati’s assist (at 4:45):

Finland, Veikkausliiga, HJK – Ilves 2:0
Ferhan Hasani started the game on HJK’s bench and entered the field in the 65th minute. That seemed to be enough time for Hasani to score a goal as in the 87th minute he set the final score of the game – 2:0.

Hasani’s goal (at 10:55):

Georgia, Erovnuli Liga, Samtredia – Dinamo 0:4
Strahinja Krstevski was once again not summoned by Samtredia.

Georgia, Erovnuli Liga, Lokomotive – Telavi 1:1
Vladimir Dimitrovski returned to Telavi’s squad but he remained an unused substitute in the draw against Lokomotive.

Italy, Serie A, Genoa – Inter 0:3
Goran Pandev played the last 20 minutes for Genoa as they suffered a 0:3 defeat by his former side Inter.

Italy, Serie A, Napoli – Sassuolo 2:0
Elif Elmas started the game for Napoli on the bench and he got introduced in the 79th minute when he replaced the Polish national team midfielder – Piotr Zieliński.

Italy, Serie A, Cagliari – Udinese 0:1
Ilija Nestorovski entered the game from the bench in the 68th minute to replace the scorer of the lone goal, Stefano Okaka.

Italy, Serie B, Trapani – Pescara 1:0
Nikola Jakimovski did not get summoned by Trapani for this encounter. Jakimovski has not played a game since October and has appeared only 4 times on the bench this calendar year.

Norway, Eliteserien, Viking – Sarpsborg 08 3:0
Goalkeeper David Mitov Nilsson played another game for Sarpsborg but this time conceded three goals.


Portugal, Liga NOS, Benfica – Sporting 2:1
Stefan Ristovski started the match for Sporting and he got taken off in the 87th minute. Sporting narrowly lost to Benfica in the final game of the season as they finished fourth on the table.

Romania, Liga I Betano, Voluntari – Sepsi 2:0
Marko Simonovski did not get summoned by Voluntari for this encounter.

Sweden, Allsvenskan, Häcken – Göteborg 0:0
Leonard Zhuta played the full match for Häcken in the goalless draw against Göteborg.

Sweden, Allsvenskan, Mjällby – Kalmar 2:2
Besard Sabovic made another start for Mjällby and played the whole game in the draw against Kalmar. He also got booked in the 21st minute.

Sweden, Allsvenskan, Elfsborg – Varbergs BoIS 3:3
Daniel Krezic played the full 90 minutes for the visitors as a right back and he provided an assist in the 8th minute to help his club open the score.

Krezic’s assist (at 0:06):

Turkey, Süper Lig, Konyaspor – Alanyaspor 2:3
Erdon Daci got to start for Konyaspor and he played for 78 minutes. His club had a 2:1 lead at the time of Erdon’s substitution but Alanyaspor went on to add two more goals in the last 10 minutes, leaving Konyaspor with no points from this encounter.

Turkey, Süper Lig, Antalyaspor – Galatasaray 2:2
Centre-forward Adis Jahovic played the full 90 minutes for the hosts as they drew 2:2 against Galatasaray.

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