Macedonian internationals performances

Damchevski (R) celebrates his goal; photo: Sigmalive.comGoals for Damchevski, Spirovski, Pandev and Jahovikj this past weekend, Nestorovski got injured, while Kitanovski was sent off.

Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Lushnja – Partizani 0:3
Alban Sulejmani spent the entire match on Partizani’s bench.


Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Teuta – Kamza 0:1
Nijas Lena played the whole game on Teuta’s right wing and also served as the captain in this game. Meanwhile, Demir Imeri was an unused substitute for Kamza.

Australia, Hyundai A-League, Newcastle United Jets – Melbourne City 0:1
Daniel Georgievski wasn’t part of Newcastle’s squad as he is still injured.

Belgium, Jupiler Pro League, Charleroi – Oostende 1:1
Gjoko Zajkov made Charleroi’s matchday squad, but didn’t play.

Belgium, Proximus League, OH Leuven – Tubize 1:1
Jovan Kostovski was an unused substitute for Leuven.

Bosnia-Herzegovina, BH Telecom Premijer Liga, Sarajevo – Borac 3:0
Captain Krste Velkoski this time opened at centre-forward and played the whole game for the hosts. Eventually, Sarajevo recorded a comfortable win against Borac.

Bosnia-Herzegovina, BH Telecom Premijer Liga, Sloboda – Čelik 3:0
Aleksandar Lazevski played the whole game at left-back for Sloboda and was part of a defense that kept a clean sheet.

Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Istra 1961 – Rudeš 2:1
Risto Mitrevski wasn’t part of Istra’s squad, while his teammate Tome Kitanovski made the start and played until the 54th minute when he left the pitch due to his second yellow card. On the other side, Samir Fazli spent the entire game on the bench.

Tome in action against Rudeš; photo:

Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Dinamo – Inter 1:0
Arijan Ademi made the start for Dinamo and played all minutes in the narrow win against Inter.

Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Osijek – Slaven 2:0
Muzafer Ejupi spent all minutes on Osijek’s bench, while Mirko Ivanovski started in attack for Slaven and lasted on the pitch until the end. Eventually, Osijek downed the visitors thanks to one goal apiece in each half.

Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Rijeka – Hajduk 1:2
Leonard Zhuta played the entire game at left-back for Rijeka as his team lost at home against Hajduk. Leonard also picked up a yellow card in the 65th minute.

Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, AEK – Omonia 5:0
Both Ivan Trichkovski and Daniel Mojsov played the whole match for the winning side. Trichko had 2 great opportunities in each half to add even more misery to the opposing side, but in the end he did not manage to put his name in the goalscoring sheet.

Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Aris – AEL 1:2
Vlatko Drobarov
played the whole match for the hosts, while Davor Zdravkovski did not feature for the visiting side.

Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, APOEL – Ermis 2:1
Aleksandar Damchevski
was awarded another start and this time he has even scored a goal, but at the end his side lost the game. Right after his side conceded early, Damchevski went forward for a free-kick and got to a rebound which he fired with full power into the goal. After the goal, he was also shown a yellow card.

Damchevski’s goal (at 0:52):

Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Alki – Ethnikos 2:1
Martin Bogatinov
was suspended for the game, while Mite Cikarski played the whole match for the losing side.

Czech Republic, HET Liga, Slovácko – Vysočina 2:1
Veliche Shumulikoski
played the whole match for the hosts, wearing the captain armband. This was an important win for his side as they dropped down in the relegation zone and faced direct rivals. With the win, they are out of the dangerous zone at the moment.

England, Championship, Leeds United – Aston Villa 1:1
Ezgjan Alioski
played 83 minutes in the home side 1:1 draw against promotion rivals.

Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Ferencváros – Videoton 3:1
Stefan Spirovski
played the whole match for the winning side and opened the scoreline by scoring the first goal of the game, when he slotted the ball home from outside the box.

Spirovski’s goal (at 1:15):

Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Újpest – Balmazújváros 2:2
Both Viktor Angelov and Remzifaik Selmani remained on the bench during the whole game.

Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Paks – Vasas 3:1
Kire Ristevski
did not feature in his club’s away defeat.

Italy, Serie A, Verona – Genoa 0:1
Goran Pandev
was the hero for the Grifoni as he scored the winning goal. It happened in the second injury minute of the first half after an action that started from him and an unwanted assist by Andrea Bertolacci. It is his first goal this season. In the 64th minute he made space for Gianluca Lapadula.

Pandev’s goal:

Italy, Serie B, Palermo – Venezia 0:0
Aleksandar Trajkovski started as the lone striker on the place of Ilija Nestorovski. The later was supposed to captain Palermo but suffered a minor injury during the pre-match warm up and was relocated to the bench where his stayed for the entire match. Trajkovski played the full 90 minutes for the first time this season. Exams made later revealed that Nestorovski has a stretched muscle and will have be sidelined for 3 weeks.

Nestorovski was about to captain his team; photo: U.S. Città di Palermo

Japan, Meiji Yasuda J1 League, Urawa Red Diamonds – Yokohama F·Marinos 0:1
David Babunski started and played until the 77th minute when Shō Itō took his place. The winner was scored earlier and David participated in the action as he was the one who passed the ball to the player who assisted. The season ended in Japan with Yokohama finishing on the 5th place thus failing to reach the Champions League places. However, the season isn’t over for David as his team is yet to play the semi-final of the Emperor’s Cup.

Yokohama’s winner (at 2:05):

Netherlands, Eredivisie, Twente – Ajax 3:3
Nikola Gjorgjev wasn’t included
in Twente’s squad.

Netherlands, Eerste Divisie, NEC – Dordrecht 6:0
Denis Mahmudov played the whole match and Antonio Stankov entered during the halftime break for Dordrecht
and were trashed with 6:0 away to the leader NEC.

Poland, Lotto Ekstraklasa, Zagłębie – Termalica 4:2
Aleksandar Todorovski watched
his team win from the substitutes’ bench.

Portugal, Liga NOS, Sporting – Belenenses 1:0
Stefan Ristovski was unused substitute
for Sporting.

Serbia, SuperLiga, Mačva – Spartak 1:0
Neither Bojan Gjorgievski nor Emil Abaz played for their respective teams at this match.

Serbia, SuperLiga, Javor – Voždovac 0:3
Filip Ivanovski and Filip Ristovski played full game for Javor while their teammate Aleksa Amanovikj was an unused substitute.

Serbia, SuperLiga, Partizan – Vojvodina 1:1
Daniel Avramovski wasn’t part of Vojvodina’s squad at this game.

Slovakia, Fortuna Liga, Zemplín – Ružomberok 1:1
Tihomir Kostadinov stayed whole game at Ružomberok’s bench.

Slovenia, PrvaLiga Telekom Slovenije, Domžale – Olimpija 1:0
Zeni Husmani played entire game for Domžale while his teammate Agim Ibraimi played until the 77th minute when Lovro Bizjak took his place. The winner was already scored in the first half.

Ibraimi in action; photo: Lado Vavpetič

Spain, Primera División, Malaga – Levante 0:0
Enis Bardhi played the whole match for Levante and received a yellow card in the 51st minute.

Turkey, Süper Lig, Kardemir Karabükspor – Göztepe 0:1
Adis Jahovikj was once again man of the match as he scored the game winner in the 58th minute. This was his 12th goal this season. He left the pitch at 83rd minute when he made way for Algerian international Nabil Ghilas.

Jahovikj’s goal:

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