Elif Elmas scored his first goal for Napoli, Marko Simonovski scored a goal as well while Blagoja Todorovski and Edis Malikji provided an assist for their teams.
photo by SSC Napoli: Elif Elmas celebrating his debut goal
Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Flamurtari – Kukësi, 1:4
Edis Malikji played the full game for Kukësi as they demolished Flamurtari by 1:4. Malikji also made his own contribution to the victory as he assisted the first goal of the game in the 7th minute.
Malikji’s assist (at 0:03):
Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Luftëtari – Partizani, 0:3
Partizani’s center-back Egzon Belica played the entire match, while his teammate Besnik Ferati remained an unused substitute in the 0:3 away win against Luftëtari.
Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Laçi – Skënderbeu, 1:0
Both Artim Polozhani and Agon Elezi made the starting lineup for Skënderbeu. Elezi lasted 73 minutes, while Polozhani played the whole game.
Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Tirana – Teuta, 2:1
Teuta’s right back Blagoja Todorovski played the entire match and assisted the opening goal of the game to give the visitors the initial lead. Tirana however managed to turn the game around and record a 2:1 in the end. Blagoja’s teammate Bobi Celeski was as usual the backup goalkeeper for Teuta and watched the entire game from the bench.
Todorovski’s assist (at 0:25):
Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Bylis – Vllaznia, 2:2
Mevlan Adili and Filip Gligorov played the full 90 minutes for Vllaznia, while their teammate Simeon Hristov remained on the bench as an unused substitute.
Australia, Hyundai A-League, Central Coast Mariners – Western Sydney Wanderers 1:3
Daniel Georgievski played the entire game for the visitors as a left back.
Belgium, Jupiler Pro League, Genk – Charleroi 1:0
Gjoko Zajkov remained an unused substitute for Charleroi. Gjoko was looking to make a transfer this winter, but unfortunately failed to find a new club.
Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Slaven Belupo – Dinamo 0:2
Arijan Ademi was not included in Dinamo’s squad die to an injury.
Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Inter – Istra 2:0
Agron Rufati remained an unused substitute for Istra.
Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Gorica – Osijek, 0:0
Todor Todoroski played the entire 90 minutes for Osijek as they played a goalless draw against Gorica.
Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Lokomotiva – Rijeka 2:1
Darko Velkovski started the second start of the Croatian season by playing the full match against Lokomotiva. Unfortunately Rijeka lost the game 2:1.
Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Enosis – AEK 2:1
The Macedonian AEK duo Daniel Mojsov and Ivan Trichkovski were both sidelined by AEK in the surprising loss to coach Chedomir Janevski’s Enosis.
Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, AEL – Apollon 2:0
Davor Zdravkovski played the whole match for the winning side and was shown a yellow card in the 72nd minute.
Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Anorthosis – Doxa 3:0
Dushko Trajchevski played the whole match for the away side.
Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Ethnikos – Paphos 0:3
The trio of Macedonians consisted of Martin Bogatinov, Bojan Markoski and Jovan Kostovski played the whole match, but their team suffered a heavy home defeat.
England, Championship, Leeds United – Wigan 0:1
Ezgjan Alioski started the match and played until the 64th minute. This was an unexpected defeat for Leeds against a relegation candidate Wigan. After a 7 consecutive wins, Leeds entered into slump and have only won 2 of their last 9 games. They will have to step up in the remaining game if they are to secure a direct promotion to the Premier League.
Finland, Suomen Cup, HIFK – HJK 1:2
Ferhan Hasani started the match on the bench before he made his debut for HJK in the 82nd minute when he replaced Schüller.
France, Ligue 1, Nîmes – Monaco 3:1
Vlatko Stojanovski was not among the called up players for this very important win for his side. They are still in the relegation zone, though.
Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Újpest – Fehérvár 0:1
Kire Ristevski was not among the called up players for the home side, as was the case with Boban Nikolov for the visitors, in both cases due to an injury. Visar Musliu did play the whole match for the winning side.
Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Diósgyör – Kaposvar 2:0
Mirko Ivanovski played the whole match for the home team who have found their winning ways and are now in the top part of the table.
Germany, 2, Bundesliga, St. Pauli – Stuttgart 1:1
Darko Churlinov was not among the called up players for this match.
Israel, Ligat HaAl, Hapoel Tel-Aviv – Hapoel Haifa 0:1
Stefan Spirovski played the whole match for the home team and Hapoel Haifa managed to stop their good form after five victories.
Italy, Serie A, Atalanta – Genoa 2:2
Goran Pandev stayed on Genoa’s bench for substitute players during the whole match.
Italy, Serie A, Sampdoria – Napoli 2:4
Elif Elmas finally got to start for Napoli and he immediately used his chance by scoring a goal in the 16th minute to give his club a 0:2 lead. Elmas played for 79 minutes and Napoli went on to win the match by 2:4.
Elif’s goal (at 0:45):
Italy, Serie A, Udinese – Inter 0:2
Ilija Nestorovski was unused substitute for Udinese.
Italy, Serie B, Trapani – Cittadella 0:3
Nikola Jakimovski is still out of Trapani’s squad because of injury.
Portugal, Liga NOS, Braga – Sporting 1:0
Stefan Ristovski was in the starting lineup for Sporting and earned a yellow card in the 20th minute. Ristovski was replaced by Plata in the 83rd minute.
Romania, Liga I Betano, Chindia – Botoșani 0:1
Stefan Ashkovski played 86 minutes for Botoșani and earned a yellow card in the 69th minute.
Romania, Liga I Betano, Academica Clinceni – Voluntari 1:2
Marko Simonovski scored the first goal for Voluntari in the 13th minute and played until the 80th minute.
Enis Bardhi entered the pitch in the 80th minute for Levante replacing Montenegrin international Nikola Vukčević.
Spain, Primera División, Mallorca – Real Valladoilid 0:1
Aleksandar Trajkovski didn’t make Mallorca’s matchday squad.
Spain, Segunda División, Mirandés – Rayo Vallecano 0:0
Stole Dimitrievski was Rayo’s starting goalkeeper and kept a clean sheet in his team’s away draw.
Turkey, Süper Lig, Antalyaspor – Atiker Konyaspor 0:0
Adis Jahovikj didn’t play for Antalyaspor as hev is injured. Also Erdon Daci and Leonard Zhuta didn’t play for the visitors.
Turkey, 1.Lig, Bursaspor – Eskişehirspor 0:1
Jani Atanasov wasn’t summoned by Bursaspor for this match.