The Macedonian national team has been preparing in Soestduinen, near Utrecht in the Netherlands since 26th. With ten trainings before the match on Wednesday, the players and the coach Katanec hope that Macedonia can surprise the Netherlands for the third time.
With his goal, Vlatko Grozdanoski brought Vojvodina valuable three points in the Serbian First League. Igor Mitreski suffered the first defeat after he joined Germinal Beerschot, Aco Stojkov assisted, Ostoja Stjepanović made a penalty, while Robert Popov played his first game after the long absence due to injury.
Macedonian national team coach, Srečko Katanec, announced a squad of 23 players for the FIFA World Cup 2010 qualifier against the Netherlands away in Amsterdam. There is one new name in the squad, the 30-years-old midfielder Vulnet Emini from Macedonian First League member Renova.
Dutch coach Bert van Marwijk has announced the 25-men-squad for the following qualifying matches for Netherlands. Macedonia will meet Netherlands on 1st of April at 20.45 CET on Amsterdam ArenA as part of the 9th qualification group for WC 2010.
Double joy for Hristijan Kirovski! With his two goals in just four minutes he had a dream debut for Vaslui bringing his team the victory. Darko Tasevski was in a same role, but with one goal. He brought Levski Sofia the three points from an away game. Zoran Baldovaliev scored as well. A record week
Artim Polozani scored a great volley for his new team Croatia Sesvete. Goran Popov beat PSV Eindhoven away, Igor Mitreski with another great performance for Germinal Beerschot. The duel od Filip Ivanovski and Pance Kumbev in Poland finished without goals, while Vance Sikov beat Petar Milosevski with 4:0 on Cyprus. Sasa Ognenovski lost the Grand
Ilco Naumoski saved Mattersburg from a home defeat with an assist and a goal in a match where Ostoja Stjepanović, his new teammate, had his debut. Mirsad Mijadinoski scored also but for Újpest as his team defeated Aco Stojkov's Nyíregyháza. Goce Toleski had his debut for Sigma Olomouc with a defeat, Goran Pandev finally won
Nikolce Noveski with his Mainz is heading good for the promotion to the 1.Bundesliga, Petar Milosevski didn't had much work as his team won 4:0, Vance Sikov and Sasa Ognenovski lost, while all the others who played this weekend draw with their teams.
First goal for Goran Popov at Heerenveen as they got back on the wins. Dimitrija Lazarevski had his debut for Dender, Goran Pandev and Lazio are still searching for a win, Nikolce Noveski with only a point from a home game, Aleksandar Vasoski finaly came back on the green field, while Sasa Ognenovski lost in
Goran Popov and Heerenveen are wining everything that stands on their way. The famous Ajax was their next victim. On the contrary, Goran Pandev and Lazio have fallen into a crisis and lost the third game in a row. Nikolce Noveski, Igor Mitreski, Boban Grncarov, Vance Sikov and both goalkeepers Petar Milosevski and Jane Nikoloski