Macedonian Cup: Round of 32 completed

Plachkovica - Bregalnica; photo: Stipski AsoviRabotnichki, Pelister and Bregalnica are the last three teams to secure their spots in the Round of 16.

Thirteen teams moved on in the competition on Wednesday, while three more spots were up for grabs on Wednesday. All of the favorites once again managed to advance.

Bregalnica faced the toughest task as they visited ambitious third league side Plachkovica. Moments before the halftime break, Bregalnica broke down Plachkovica’s defense and scored the opening goal. Bregalnica then locked down defensively and grabbed one more goal after the break.

The defending cup champion, Rabotnichki, had an easy time against Fortuna. They won 11:0 to match Turnovo’s scoreline the day before when they thrashed Liria Zagrachani. Colombian defender Sebastián Herrera Cardona was given his debut for Rabotnichki and he got on the scoresheet by scoring one goal.

Pelister also showed effectiveness among its striker ranks by placing eight goals past 11 Oktomvri. The opponent, who mainly fielded teenagers, proved to be no match. Blagojche Glavevski led the way for Pelister with a hat-trick.

Fortuna – Rabotnichki 0:11 (0:5)
3′, 29′ Milan Ristovski, 27′, 79′ Chuma Anene, 28′, 34′ (pen) Bazhe Ilijoski, 46′ (pen) Marjan Altiparmakovski, 63′, 82′ Mite Cikarski, 77′ Dushko Trajchevski, 81′ Sebastián Herrera

Plachkovica – Bregalnica 0:2 (0:1)
41′ Goran Zdravkov, 62′ Lazar Iliev

11 Oktomvri – Pelister 0:8 (0:3)
5′, 37′ Nove Aceski, 15′, 52′, 68′ (pen) Blagojche Glavevski, 46′ Filip Milenkovski, 55′ Burhan Mustafov, 64′ Petar Ljamchevski

With these three results, the Round of 32 is now completed.

The following 16 teams advanced to the next round: Vlazrimi 77, Renova, Makedonija GjP, Sileks, Horizont Turnovo, Shkendija, Skopje, Ljubanci, Mladost Carev Dvor, Vardar, Gostivar, Metalurg, Shkupi, Rabotnichki, Bregalnica and Pelister.

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