Nikola Gjorgjev netted a goal in the Swiss second tier, while Stole Dimitrievski was back on goal for Rayo, but just because of an injury from the other goalie. Stojanovski, Elmas and Nestorovski missed scoring chances for debut goal for their new teams.
photo by vaterland.li: Nikola Gjorgjev goes up for a header
Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Teuta – Kukësi 1:0
Blagoja Todorovski as usual started at right-back for Teuta and played until the 88th minute when he received a red card. His teammate Bobi Celeski spent the whole game on the bench as he served as the reserve goalkeeper. For the visitors Tome Kitanovski and Edis Malikji were starters. The former was fielded at left-back, whereas Edis played on the other side of the defense. Edis played until the 72 minute when he was booked with a red card, while Tome played all minutes.
Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Vllaznia – Skënderbeu 4:0
Filip Gligorov was a starter for Vllaznia and played until the 76th minute when he was replaced by Aleksandar Ristevski, while Artim Polozhani was all minutes on defense for the visitors.
Belgium, Jupiler Pro League, Standard – Charleroi 1:1
Gjoko Zajkov didn’t make Charleroi’s bench for this encounter.
Bosnia-Herzegovina, BH Telecom Premijer Liga, Mladost – Sarajevo 0:3
Krste Velkoski played all minutes for Sarajevo as his team easily won on the road against Mladost.
Bosnia-Herzegovina, BH Telecom Premijer Liga, Zrinjski – Široki Brijeg 1:3
Viktor Angelov opened on the visitors bench and played the last half hour in the unexpected win on the road at Zrinjski.
Bosnia Herzegovina, BH Telecom Premijer Liga, Borac – Velež 3:1
Kosta Manev and Yani Urdinov were all minutes on defense for the visitors as their team lost at Borec. Yani also picked up a yellow card in the 2nd minute.
Bulgaria, Parva Liga, Dunav Ruse – Ludogorets 0:1
Aleksandar Isaevski played the entire game for Dunav. Eventually, his team suffered a narrow loss against Ludogorets.
Bulgaria, Parva Liga, Arda – Etar 2:1
Darko Glishikj played the entire game for Arda as his team won against Etar. In the 50th minute Darko received a yellow card.
Bulgaria, Parva Liga, Botev – Slavia 0:1
Darko Tasevski was an unused substitute for Slavia.
Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Lokomotiva – Dinamo 0:4
Arijan Ademi was as usual Dinamo’s captain and played the entire match while his team demolished Lokomotiva on the road.
Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Istra – Hajduk 1:1
Agron Rufati was an unused substitute for Istra.
Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Varaždin – Rijeka 0:2
Darko Velkovski wasn’t called up by Rijeka as he is still recovering from his injury.
Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Slaven Belupo – Osijek 0:4
Neither Muzafer Ejupi for Slaven nor Todor Todoroski and Mile Todorov for Osijek made the matchday squad.
Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, AEK – Apollon 0:0
Daniel Mojsov was not part of the matchday squad while his teammate Ivan Trichkovski played the whole match for the hosts.
Cyprus, Super Cup, APOEL – AEL 1:0
Davor Zdravkovski remained on the bench for the Super Cup match while Kire Markoski was introduced in the 77th minute.
England, Championship, Charlton – Leeds United 1:0
Ezgjan Alioski played the first half in his side’s away defeat.
Finland, Veikkausliiga, SJK – KPV 0:2
Filip Ivanovski was not part of the squad for KPV.
France, Ligue 1, Nîmes – St. Etienne 0:1
Vlatko Stojanovski was brought on in the 85th minute and even though he only played a short time, he had 2 opportunities, but the opposing keeper had a great day saving a total of 8 shots which were on target.
Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Fehérvár – Újpest 0:2
Both Visar Muslui and Boban Nikolov for the hosts and Kire Ristevski in the away side played the whole match. Ristevski was booked during the game, but his team managed to win against Fehérvár which was their first defeat after 6 straight wins.
Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Kaposvar – Diósgyör 2:0
Mirko Ivanovski played the whole match as lone striker for the visiting side and was shown a yellow card in the 74th minute.
Germany, Bundesliga, Köln – Hertha 0:4
Darko Churlinov wasn’t part of home team’s squad because of illness.
Israel, Ligat Ha’Al, Hapoel Tel-Aviv – Bnei Yehuda 1:1
Stefan Spirovski was in the starting lineup for Hapoel Tel-Aviv and played until the 83rd minute when Raz Cohen took his place.
Italy, Serie A, Lazio – Genoa 4:0
Goran Pandev replaced Danish international Lukas Lerager in the 46th minute and played the second half against his former club Lazio, but wasn’t able to help Genoa avoid the defeat.
Italy, Serie A, Napoli – Brescia 2:1
Elif Elmas replaced Spanish international Fernando Llorente in the 73rd minute and helped Napoli keep the lead and celebrate a win over Brescia. He had a nice chance to score deep into the injury time when he dribbled past two visiting defenders only to miss the target.
Elif’s chance (at 2:00):
Italy, Serie A, Udinese – Bologna 1:0
Ilija Nestorovski played the whole match for Udinese and finally won the three points after four rounds without a win. Nestorovski earned a yellow card in the 85th minute. At the begining he had a scoring chance but his header wouldn’t go well and was easily saved.
Ilija’s chance (at 0:17):
Italy, Serie B, Spezia – Trapani 2:4
Nikola Jakimovski played the entire game for Trapani.
Portugal, Liga NOS, Aves – Sporting tonight at 21.00 CET
Stefan Ristovski got back in training on Sunday, but is still not ready to play so wasn’t summoned for this match.
Romania, Liga I Betano, Hermannstadt – Botoșani 0:1
Stefan Ashkovski played till 61st minute for Botoșani when he was substituted by Reagy Ofosu.
Romania, Liga I Betano, Dinamo – Voluntari 2:1
Marko Simonovski came on the pitch for the visitors at 74th minute replacing Ion Gheorghe.
Serbia, Linglong Tire SuperLiga, Javor – Radnik 0:0
Aleksa Amanovikj played the entire match for the hosts. For the visitors Zoran Danoski started and played until the 89th minute when Vladan Pavlović took his place while his teammate Boban Georgiev came in in the 57th minute instead of Bojan Bojić. All three collected one yellow card each.
Serbia, Linglong Tire SuperLiga, Radnički – Partizan 1:4
Aleksandar Todorovski spent all minutes on the field for Radnički in his team home defeat.
Serbia, Linglong Tire SuperLiga, Voždovac – Inđija 4:1
Marko Gjorgjievski was unused substitute for the home team.
Slovakia, Fortuna Liga, Slovan – Nitra 5:0
Milan Ristovski played entire match for Nitra in their heavy away defeat.
Slovakia, Fortuna Liga, DAC – Žilina 1:0
Enis Fazlagikj continues to be out of Žilina’s due to injury.
Slovakia, Fortuna Liga, ViON – Ružomberok 0:1
Tihomir Kostadinov played whole game for Ružomberok. His team won the game with the goal scored in the second minute of additional time.
Slovakia, Fortuna Liga, Sereď – Trenčín 1:1
Dejan Iliev was Sered’s starting goalkeeper and conceded one goal in this game.
Slovakia, Fortuna Liga, ViOn – Spartak 1:3
Tomche Grozdanovski was an unused substitute for ViOn.
Slovenia, Prva Liga, Tabor – Bravo 3:1
Besart Abdurahimi played until the 57th minute for Bravo when he was substituted by Milan Đajič.
Spain, Primera División, Levante – Osasuna 1:1
Enis Bardhi wasn’t in the home squad because of injury.
Spain, Primera División, Alaves – Mallorca 2:0
Aleksandar Trajkovski wasn’t summoned by Mallorca for this match.
Spain, Segunda División, Fuenlabrada – Rayo Vallecano 2:2
Stole Dimitrievski was Rayo’s starting goalkeeper for the first time this season as their first choice keeper was injured. He conceded two goals in the road draw.
Sweden, Allsvenskan, Sundsvall – Sirius 2:1
David Mitov Nilsson spent the whole game between Sundsvall’s posts and was beaten once.
Switzerland, Challenge League, Grasshoppers – Chiasso 3:2
Nikola Gjorgjev broke the deadlock early in the 6th minute and played untill the 74th minute when Kevin Monzialo took his place. His team had already secured the win at that point.
Turkey, Süper Lig, Konyaspor – Kayserispor 2:1
Erdon Daci spent the whole game at Konyaspor’s bench while his teammate Leonard Zhuta wasn’t summoned for this game.
Turkey, Süper Lig, Antalyaspor – Yeni Malatyaspor 3:0
Adis Jahovic played full game for the visitors.
Turkey, 1.Lig, Bursaspor – Erzurumspor 1:0
Jani Atanasov watched the game from Bursaspor’s bench.
Ukraine, Prem’yer-liha, Olimpik – Zorya 0:5
Demir Imeri played until the 69th minute for Olimpik when former rabotnichki striker Charles Geoffrey Chinedu took his place.