Denis Mahmudov of Zwolle and Besart Ibraimi of Enosis managed to each get on the scoresheet for the first time in league play for their respective teams.
Denis Mahmudov came off the bench for Zwolle in the 72nd minute and scored a quick goal two minutes later to level the score at 1:1 in the road encounter against Utrecht. Moments later, in the 77th minute to be exact, Zwolle added another goal to record the come from behind victory. Zwolle won their third consecutive match in league play to move into 8th place on the standings. Utrecht took the initial lead midway through the opening half, but then had a player sent off in the 58th minute. Zwolle capitalized on the extra player to score two goals.
Meanwhile, in Cyprus, Besart Ibraimi also collected his first league goal in his second game for Enosis. His goal today came a week after he amassed an assist in last week’s match. Ibraimi scored the second goal for Enosis which gave his team a 0:2 road lead over Ermis, but the home side responded in a resounding fashion to then score three unanswered goals for a 3:2 victory. For Ermis, former Macedonian national team player Armend Alimi came off the bench in the 28th minute.
To view Ibraimi’s goal, click here.