Aleksandar Trajkovski, Ivan Trichkovski, Aleksa Amanovikj and Stefan Ashkovski scored, while Ezgjan Alioski assisted this weekend for their teams.
Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Flamurtari – Vllaznia 2:0
Goran Siljanovski as usual was the starting right-back for Flamurtari, while Artim Polozhani was fielded in central defense, thus both were part of a defense that kept a clean sheet in the win against Vllaznia. Meanwhile, their teammate Muhamed Useini wasn’t called up for this encounter.
Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Partizani – Teuta 2:1
Alban Sulejmani was an unused substitute for Partizani, while Nijas Lena didn’t make the visitors squad.
Australia, Hyundai A-League, Perth Glory – Newcastle United Jets 1:2
Daniel Georgievski is still injured, thus he wasn’t part of Newcastle’s matchday squad.
Belgium, Jupiler Pro League, Anderlecht – Charleroi 1:3
Gjoko Zajkov spent all minutes on Charleroi’s bench as his team recorded an impressive win away to Anderlecht.
Belgium, Proximus League, Westerlo – OH Leuven 1:0
Jovan Kostovski wasn’t called up by Leuven.
Bosnia-Herzegovina, BH Telecom Premijer Liga, Vitez – Sarajevo 0:3
Captain Krste Velkoski began in attack for Sarajevo and played 83 minutes as his team gained a comfortable win away to Vitez.
Bosnia-Herzegovina, BH Telecom Premijer Liga, GOŠK – Sloboda 2:0
Aleksandar Lazevski started at left-back for Sloboda and played until the 69th minute.
Bulgaria, Parva Liga, Dunav Ruse – Lokomotiv Plovdiv 2:2
Veteran Vancho Trajanov opened in defensive midfield for Lokomotiv and played 53 minutes. In the 20th minute Vancho also received a yellow card.
Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Dinamo – Istra 1961 5:1
Arijan Ademi served as Dinamo’s captain and also played the whole game, while for the other side Risto Mitrevski and Tome Kitanovski didn’t play. Istra has financial problems, thus Risto and Tome left the club even before the start of the winter break.
Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Rijeka – Slaven 2:0
Leonard Zhuta wasn’t part of Rijeka’s team, while Mirko Ivanovski started in the visitors attack and played the entire game. Meanwhile, this game was a big one for Milan Ristovski,
the younger brother of national team member Stefan Ristovski.
19-year-old Milan received his first call-up for Rijeka’s senior team
and even made a late substitute appearance in the 90th minute.
Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Osijek – Rudeš 3:0
Muzafer Ejupi opened on Osijek’s bench and played from the 73rd minute, while Samir Fazli made his first start for Rudeš and stayed on the pitch until the 57th minute. Furthermore, Samir also collected a yellow card in the 13th minute.
Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Paphos – Ethnikos 0:0
Martin Bogatinov and Mite Cikarski played the whole match for the visiting side and were part of a defense that kept clean sheet. However, their club is still stuck at the bottom of the table and they will need to gather points fast in order to avoid relegation this season.
Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Olympiakos – AEK 1:2
Ivan Trichkovski played the whole match for the visitors and scored the game-winning goal. Daniel Mojsov was not a part of this game.
Trichkovski’s goal (at 3:25):
Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, AEL – APOEL 0:0
Davor Zdravkovski stayed on the bench during the whole game for the hosts.
Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Nea Salamis – Aris 2:0
Edin Nuredinoski and Vlatko Drobarov played the whole match for the visiting side.
Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Ermis – Doxa 1:2
Aleksandar Damchevski has pushed himself into the first team for Ermis and once again he has played the whole match. He was booked in the 86th minute.
England, Championship, QPR – Leeds United 1:3
Ezgyan Alioski played 70 minutes for Leeds in the away 1:3 win. He was active down the left flank creating 2 chances before contributing to the opening goal by providing an assist to Kemar Roofe. He has sent a perfect cross from the left which was met by the Roofe’s header. Check it out in the video below.
Alioski’s assist (at 0:45):
Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Vasas – Ferencváros 0:2
A Macedonian or even more precise a Bitola derby did not happen in Hungary as Kire Ristevski is still out with an injury for Vasas. In the visiting side, Stefan Spirovski played the whole game and was shown a yellow card towards the end of the match.
Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Puskás Akadémia – Újpest 2:1
Viktor Angelov remained on the bench during the whole match for losing side.
Italy, Serie A, Genoa – Atalanta 1:2
In the 4th minute Goran Pandev participated in the home goal as he passed the ball to Adel Taarabt who assisted for Bertolacci’s goal. Later in the 49th minute Pandev could have been the hero for Genoa but missed a colossal chance to bring a 2:1 lead to his team. He was one on one with the visiting keeper who saved his first attempt and than he won on the rebound shot as well. In the 60th minute he picked up a yellow card for a foul, while in the 77th minute he made way for Stéphane Omeonga.
Genoa’s goal (at 0:35) & Pandev’s chance (at 2:20):
Italy, Serie B, Bari – Palermo 0:3
Aleksandar Trajkovski started for Palermo and played the whole game. He came close to breaking the dead lock after just 5 minute when he accidentally hit the crossbar as he wanted to reach a teammate. In the 69th minute he scored the second goal for his team and his first in Serie B. Aleks was very active throughout the entire match and was among the best. The Rosaneri totally dominated despite being visitors and absolutely deserved the points thank to which they got back at the table top. Ilija Nestorovski wasn’t summoned as he is out with an injury.
Trajkovski’s cross bar (at 0:40) & goal (at 3:06):
Netherlands, Eredivisie, Twente – Den Haag 2:3
Nikola Gjorgjev wasn’t included
in Twente’s squad.
Netherlands, Eerste Divisie, Dordrecht – Maastricht 2:4
Both Denis Mahmudov and Antonio
Stankov played the whole match for
Dordrecht, but didn’t help their team to avoid the defeat. Mahmudov earned a
yellow card in the 70th minute.
Netherlands, Eerste Divisie, Fortuna – Waalwijk 6:0
Stefan Ashkovski continued his
good form and scored another goal for Fortuna from Sittard.
Ashkovski’s goal (at 3:00):
Poland, Lotto Ekstraklasa, Pogoń – Zagłębie 3:3
Aleksandar Todorovski watched
the match from the visiting bench.
Portugal, Liga NOS, Boavista – Sporting 1:3
Stefan Ristovski wasn’t included
in Sporting’s squad.
Romania, Liga I Betano, Sepsi – Poli Iași 2:1
Milovan Petrovikj played the
whole match and helped his team win over Poli Iași.
Serbia, SuperLiga, Voždovac – Spartak 2:3
Emil Abaz came as a substitution for Spartak at 73rd minute replacing Montenegrin international Andrija Vukčević.
Serbia, SuperLiga, Rad – Mačva 0:2
Bojan Gjorgievski didn’t play for the visitors.
Serbia, SuperLiga, Vojvodina – Javor 0:3
Daniel Avramovski entered the game for Vojvodina at 65th minute replacing Aleksandar Mesarović. Aleksa Amanovikj played the full game for Javor and scored his team’s second goal at 53rd minute. His teammate Filip Ristovski started the game and played till 80th minute when Danko Kiković took his place, while Filip Ivanovski wasn’t summoned.
Amanovikj’s goal (at 1:28):
Serbia, SuperLiga, Radnički Niš – Čukarički 1:0
Petar Krstikj is still out of Radnički’s squad because of injury.
Serbia, SuperLiga, Crvena Zvezda – Borac 3:0
Destan Hadjija didn’t make the matchday squad for Borac.
Slovakia, Fortuna Liga, Ružomberok – Slovan 0:1
Tihomir Kostadinov wasn’t part of Ružomberok’s squad at this game.
Spain, Primera División, Levante – Athletic Bilbao 1:2
Enis Bardhi played the whole match for Levante.
Spain, Segunda División, Gimnàstic – Sevilla Atlético 2:1
Stole Dimitrievski was Nàstic’s starting goalkeeper and he conceded one goal in their home win.
Turkey, Süper Lig, Yeni Malatyaspor – Göztepe 2:3
Adis Jahovikj spent all minutes on the field for Göztepe.