Drita surprised Shkendija away, Vardar Negotino and Cementarnica played a triller match with lots of goals, while Teteks and Bregalnica won and caught Ohrid on the top place and now those three teams are sharing the top of the table after 4 rounds. Here are the results:
At the beginning of September, Macedonia will have a special honor to host one of the greatest national team’s supporters, the Scottish group called the Tartan Army. They will be coming for the World Cup 2010 qualification match Macedonia – Scotland that will be played on September the 6th on Gradski stadium in Skopje.
Ohrid made the biggest surprise in this round with the 3:2 away win at Cementarnica. Teteks won in the derby of the round against Skopje, while Kozuf and Shkendija played a triller match with 6 goals.
The derby of Tetoto finished with a 2:0 win of Teteks over Shkendija HB, Skopje and Sloga Jugomagnat shared the points in the other derby of this round, while Bregalnica Stip beat Miravci.
The Macedonian 2nd League season 2008/2009 started on the national holiday Ilinden with yesterdays matches. First round and first incident. The match Belasica – Madzari was suspended on half-time. Ohrid made the biggest upset with the away victory against Kozuf, while Bregalnica Stip destroyed Lokomotiva with 4:0. Here are the results:
Although FK Bregalnica Stip was relegated into the 3rd League East, they regained a spot in the 2nd League and will play there next season as well. FK Alumina Skopje is the team that gave up their place to Bregalnica.
23 years old defender, Vance Sikov, signed a two years contract with Cypriot side AS Ethnikos Achnas. Sikov has 1 cap for the Macedonian national team and is in Srečko Katanec’s roster for the next qualification matches.
The 2nd Macedonian League season 2007/2008 has ended. Belasica got the last place of the play-offs for the 1st League although they lost away to Lokomotiva. Bregalnica Stip is relegated, while Lokomotiva will have to go into the play-out and play against a 3rd league team for surviving.
Belasica beat Teteks away with 1:0 in the derby match of the 32nd round of the Macedonian 2nd League and maintained on the 4th place that provides a play-off match. Turnovo hammered Ohrid with 7 goals to nothing, while Madzari surprised top leaders Metalurg.
Turnovo managed to stay undefeated in Susica and did not let Miravci to take over its place for the promotion. In the other derby of this round, Metalurg beat Skopje at Avtokomanda with 2:1 while Belasica confirmed their play-off place with a 2:0 win over Bregalnica Stip.