Returnee coach Blagoja Milevski summoned 25 players for the upcoming Antalya tournament when the young Lynx will play three friendlies in just six days.
photo by FFM: head coach Blagoja Milevski back at his favorite spot
Milevski will have three chances to tests the players as he is building up a squad for the upcoming 2021 EURO qualifiers that for Macedonia will begin in September while three of our group opponents will open the qualifiers in June.
The team will take place in the Antalya tournament in Turkey where will play against Ukraine, Latvia and Estonia. Kazakhstan is also participating and Macedonia was originally scheduled to face them as well, but because both teams are in the same EURO qualifying group, the match was cancelled.
In the squad are two new players of Macedonian origin who accepted a call to play for Macedonia. Defensive midfielder Besard Sabovic (21) has so far played for the youth national teams of Sweden, while winger Beyhan Ametov (20), whose origins are from Kavadarci, featured up to the U20 team of Germany.
Here are the played summoned for the tournament:
Tomás Martins Bozhinoski – Feirense
Riste Jankov – Rabotnichki
Daniel Kotevski – Pobeda
Nehar Sadiki – Renova
Agron Rufati – Istra 1961
Esmin Lichina – Skopje
Filip Trajanovski – Akademija Pandev
Filip Antovski – Dinamo
Mihail Manevski – Akademija Pandev
Todor Todoroski – Osijek
Vane Jovanov – Akademija Pandev
Davor Zdravkovski – AEL
Jani Atanasov – Bursaspor
Dimitar Mitrovski – Sporting
Kristijan Ackovski – Rabotnichki
Milosh Tosheski – Zemun
Marko Ferukoski – Kickers Offenbach
Besard Sabovic – Djurgårdens
Beyhan Ametov – Borussia Dortmund
Milan Ristovski – Rijeka
Mario Krstovski – Akademija Pandev
Daniel Milovanovikj – Akademija Pandev
Kristijan Trapanoski – Slavia
Emil Abaz – Beerschot Wilrijk
Erdon Daci – Konyaspor
Darko Churlinov, the 18-year-old winger of Köln was planned to be in the squad, but he received a call in the senior team.