Stevica Ristić and his Pohang Steelers eliminated Kantarovski’s Newcastle Jest and advanced into the quarter finals of the Asian Champions League.
Five internationals scored this Friday and Saturday. Starting with Goran Pandev who scored the first goal in Lazio’s win over Roma in the derby della capitale. Ilco Naumoski scored for Mattersburg in a very important win, but got an injury. Filip Ivanovski scored again in Poland for Polonia, Zoran Zlatkovski scored for Vihren in Bulgaria,
Only Ivan Trickovski, Stevica Ristic and Muharem Bajrami scored this weekend. Vanco Trajanov was red carded in Bulgaria, Nuri Mustafi and Nuredin Bakiu got relegated with their teams in Sweden, Kemal Alomerovik assisted, while Velice Sumulikoski and Vlade Lazarevski are taking back their places into the first eleven.
Despite that Ilco Naumoski and Riste Naumov managed to score twice for their teams, yet they did not win. Aco Stojkov scored one goal and brought his team three points. 90 minutes for Filip Despotovski after a while, nightmare match for Nuredin Bakui, while Velice Sumulikoski got back in Ipswich's first eleven.
Good weekend for the Macedonian internationals. Most of them played for their teams and some scored goals like Slavco Georgievski who managed to score twice and Goran Maznov, Aco Stojkov, Filip Ivanovski, Muharem Bajrami, Goran Stankovski and Mensur Kurtisi who scored one goal each.
Two goals in just 60 seconds for Stevica Ristic in the Korean championship. Artim Sakiri and Dragan Nacevski scored one goal each in Azerbaijan, Ivan Trickovski scored for Crvena Zvezda and Ilco Naumoski for Mattersburg but from penalty. Petar Milosevski had a nightmare in Cyprus, while Aleksandar Alcinov saved a penalty in Latvia.
Goran Pandev again! He scored his fourth goal of this season in the Serie A for Lazio in only 5 games. Aco Stojkov scored as well as Dragan Nacevski did for Gjoko Hadzievski's team as they brushed aside the opponent scoring seven goals!
Few Macedonians played in the European Cups this days with Orhan Mustafi beeing the only one in the Champions League. The others in the UEFA Cup and in the leagues across Europe like Nikolce Noveski and Aleksandar Mitreski who faced eachother in the 2. Bundesliga.
Goran Stankovski scored for Sibir, Velice Sumulikoski came back from Burnley with a 3:0 win, Gjoko Hadzievski won with Baku, while Trajanov and Kanatlarovski faced eachother in the Bulgarian first league.
Nikolce Noveski has been selected as the best defender in BundesLiga 2 by the world-famous German football magazine Kicker . Goran Stankovski has been awarded the annual 'top footballer' award from HKFA.