In an interesting and tensed match with not much of effective play, the biggest Macedonian football rivals Pelister and Vardar shared the points with a goalless draw in the round 14 of the Macedonian first football league.
11 rounds have been completed, each team has played 10 rounds, due to the eleven-teams championship. It seems like we are heading into a very exciting battle for every place of the table.
The big derby of Pelagonija between Pelister and Pobeda was played this round in which Pobeda stopped Pelister's good home record and celebrated an important 0:1 in Bitola.
Round nine of the Macedonian first league was marked by the big derby of Skopje between Rabotnicki and Vardar, after which the current champions came out more successful and managed a big 2:0 over the arch rivals.
Round 3 from the Macedonian First League is completed. The attention this round was on the biggest Macedonian derby between Vardar and Pelister in which the hosts easier then expected defeated the team from Bitola with 3:0.
FK Rabotnicki Skopje, FK Pelister Bitola and FK Milano Kumanovo have announced their squads for the Champions League and UEFA Cup qualification matches.
The draw for the European competitions was made today and the Macedonian clubs got hard tasks. Rabotnicki will meet Inter Baku in the Champions League qualifications while Pelister will play against APOEL and Milano will face Omonia in the UEFA Cup qualifications.
Macedonian clubs have started the summer preparations and with the friendly matches before the start of the new season. Both Vardar and Pelister started with defeats in their opening tests.
FK Vardar, the all-time best Macedonian football club has fallen in deep crisis. FK Pobeda, current champions and a team with long tradition has also fallen in deep crisis. On the other side, a total anonymous in the Macedonian football history – FK Milano are showing how football should be played.
Today, UEFA made the preliminary draw for the UEFA Intertoto Cup 2008/2009. The only Macedonian participant got it's opponents.