Shkendija won the double this season after claiming the Macedonian Cup tonight by defeating Pelister in the final match played in heavy weather conditions in Strumica. photo by KF Shkendija: Armend Alimi joins scorer Visar Musliu to celebrate his first goal This match was basically a replay of last season’s cup final when the same
23rd May 2018, 20.00 CET PELISTER 0:3 SHKENDIJA HT 0:1 Goals: 20′, 72′ Visar Musliu, 51′ Besart Ibraimi Stadium: Mladost in Strumica Attendance: 2.500 PEL SHK 1. Darko Atanasovski (GK) 1. Kostadin Zahov (GK) 3. Marjan Kotevski 46′ 4. Egzon Bejtulai 8. Blagoja Naumoski 67′ 5. Armend Alimi 10. Blagojche Konjarski 6. Ardian Cuculi 15.
As previously speculated, FFM moved the cup final for the end of May due to calendar problems. The 26th edition of the Macedonian cup final will be played on the 23rd of May instead on the 9th as it was origianly planed. Also, it won’t take place in Skopje but second year in a row
Shkendija eliminated Renova while Pelister denied Akademija Pandev a historic final after being better on penalties. Pelister is cup title holders after beating Shkendija last season so this will be a replay final. photo by KF Shkendija: the red and black players celebrate the first goal The game featuring Renova and Shkendija kicked-off an hour