Only Milan Ristovski managed to score a goal this weekend, while Nikola Gjorgjev provided an assist in Switzerland as the internationals were unusually quiet.
photo by FC Spartak Trnava: Ristovski celebrates his goal by showing his tattoo
Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Bylis – Apolonia 1:0
Borjan Panchevski was once again not summoned by Bylis.
Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Partizani – Kukësi 4:0
Egzon Belica served as captain for Partizani troughout the entire match, as did Agim Ibraimi for the opposing side. Ferhan Hasani also entered the field in the 64th minute and helped his team pick up the massive 4:0 victory.
Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Teuta – Tirana 0:2
Blagoja Todorovski and Filip Najdovski played the full games for Teuta and Tirana respectively. Bobi Celeski was once again the backup goalkeeper for Teuta, whereas Kristijan Toshevski was not included in Tirana’s matchday squad.
Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Vllaznia – Skënderbeu 2:1
The entire Macedonian trio consisted of Mevlan Adili, Demir Imeri and Aleksandar Isaevski made the start in the match against Skënderbeu. The two defenders went on to play the entire game, while Imeri lasted 63 minutes. For the opponents, Bekim Redjepi remained an unused substitute.
Armenia, Bardzraguyn Khumb, Urartu – Ararat-Armenia 0:0
Aleksandar Damchevski remained out of action by Ararat-Armenia.
Australia, Hyundai A-League, Melbourne Victory – Western Sydney Wanderers 5:4
Daniel Georgievski watched from the bench as his club lost an extremely exciting game that ended in a 5:4 win for the hosts Melbourne Victory.
Azerbaijan, Premyer Liqası, Keşlə – Səbail 1:0
Milovan Petrovikj played the full game for the visitors whereas his teammate Florijan Kadriu remained an unused substitute.
Bosnia-Herzegovina, BH Telecom Premijer Liga, Borac – Široki Brijeg 2:1
Boban Georgiev did not enter the game for Borac.
Bosnia-Herzegovina, BH Telecom Premijer Liga, Zrinjski – Sarajevo 1:1
Krste Velkoski made the start for Sarajevo and played for 75 minutes. He also picked up a yellow card throughout the first half.
Bosnia Herzegovina, BH Telecom Premijer Liga, Velež – Krupa 2:1
Konstantin Cheshmedjiev started the game on the bench and entered the field in the 81st minute, right after one of the Velež players got sent off.
Bulgaria, Parva Liga, Botev Plovdiv – Ludogorets 0:2
Mario Mladenovski played the entire match for the host and picked up a yellow card in the 42nd minute, while his teammate Mite Cikarski remained at the bench.
Bulgaria, Parva Liga, Botev Vratsa – Cherno More 0:1
Vlatko Drobarov played the entire match for the winning side and helped them keep a clean sheet, while Dorian Babunski played the last 20 minutes for the hosts.
Bulgaria, Parva Liga, Eta – Slavia 1:1
Left back Filip Antovski played another full game for Slavia, while his veteran teammate Darko Tasevski was not summoned for this encounter.
Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Dinamo – Hajduk 2:0
Arijan Ademi started for Dinamo and got substituted in the 89th minute, while Stefan Ristovski was rested for this round. For the visitors, Jani Atanasov made a late substitution in the 88th minute.
Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Gorica – Lokomotiva 4:2
Edis Malikji did not get summoned by Lokomotiva.
Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Rijeka – Osijek 0:0
Darko Velkovski was sidelined by Rijeka due to an injury.
Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Šibenik – Slaven Belupo 2:0
Todor Todoroski got introduced in the 85th minute in the win against Slaven Belupo.
Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Varaždin – Istra 1:1
Agon Elezi was an unused sub for the hosts.
Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Apollon – AEK 3:1
Both Stefan Spirovski and Ivan Trichkovski started the match for the away team. The former was substituted in the 68th minute, while the latter played the whole match. Daniel Mojsov was not in the squad list for this match.
Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Omonia – AEL 2:1
Davor Zdravkovski started for the visitors and played until the 79th minute when Vasilios Papafotis took his place. It was 1:1 at the time.
Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Ermis – Doxa 0:1
Damjan Shishkovski and Dushko Trajchevski played the whole match for the winning side and both were shown a yellow card. Darko Glishikj was brought on in the 81st minute.
Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Enosis – Nea Salamis 3:3
Filip Gachevski was between the posts for the home team which made a fantastic return after being 0:3 down after the first half.
Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Ethnikos – APOEL 1:1
Martin Bogatinov was the starting keeper for the hosts, while his teammate Jovan Kostovski was not part of this match.
England, Premier League, Leeds United – Manchester United 0:0
Ezgjan Alioski played the whole match as left back and was shown a yellow card in the 64th minute. Leeds continued their excellent form and they are undefeated in 6 rounds while facing the likes of Chelsea (0:0), Manchester City (1:2 away win), Liverpool (1:1) and Man. Utd.
France, Ligue 2, Chambly – Nancy 1:1
Vlatko Stojanovski was brought on in the 72nd minute.
Germany, Bundesliga, RB Leipzig – Stuttgart 2:0
Darko Churlinov started on the bench and entered the fray in the 88th minute.
Greece, Soúper Ligk, AEL – OFI 0:1
Nikola Jakimovski played the whole match as left back in what was a direct battle for avoiding relegation. With this defeat AEL dropped to last place and will have a difficult task ahead of them to avoid relegation.
Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Kisvárda – Diósgyör 0:1
Mirko Ivanovski was unused substitute for the away team.
Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Fehérvár – Ferencvaros 1:2
Visar Musliu was in the home team’s starting lineup and played the whole match.
Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Újpest – MTK 1:2
Kire Ristevski played the whole match for the home team, while Bojan Miovski wasn’t included in MTK’s squad.
Italy, Serie A, Genoa – Spezia 2:0
Goran Pandev started and played 56 minutes in Genoa’s 2:0 win over Spezia. Pandev scored a goal in the 28th minute (initially given), but shockingly the referee overturned his goal on a VAR review for a phony foul on the keeper by Mattia Destro. The next minute fuming Pandev got a yellow card and will have to next next round’s match against his former side Lazio.
Elif Elmas played the last 5 minutes for Napoli after substituting Lorenzo Insigne.
Italy, Serie A, Benevento – Udinese 2:4
Ilija Nestorovski is out of Udinese’s squad because of knee injury. Unfortunately, the injury is very serious and he will miss the rest of the season.
Italy, Serie B, Vicenza – Lecce 1:2
Leonard Zhuta was unused substitute for Lecce, while Boban Nikolov missed the match because of yellow cards suspension.
Kazakhstan, Premer Ligasy, Shakhter – Astana 0:1
David Atanaskoski played the whole match for Shakhter and earned a yellow card in the second half.
Kazakhstan, Premer Ligasy, Tobol – Turan 5:0
Aleksa Amanovikj played the whole match for Tobol and celebrated a big win over Turan.
Latvia, Optibet Virslīga, Riga – RFS 0:3
Darko Micevski watched the match from RFS’ bench for substitute players, while Jovan Popzlatanov wasn’t included in the away team’s squad.
Romania, Liga I Betano, Botoșani – Academica Clinceni 2:1
Stefan Ashkovski was in the winning team’s starting lineup and played until the 71st minute.
Romania, Liga I Betano, Voluntari – Viitorul 1:0
Viktor Angelov welcomed David Babunski, but both were on the bench. Angelov played the last three minutes, while David did not get a chance to play.
Russia, Premier Liga, Tambov – Lokomotiv 2:5
David Toshevski is still out of Tambov’s squad because of knee injury.
Russia, Fonbet-FNL, Akron – Alania 1:2
Sefer Emini entered the match for Akron in the 61st minute.
Serbia, Linglong Tire SuperLiga, Radnik – Radnički 0:0
Nikola Bogdanovski and Zoran Danoski played full game for Radnik.
Serbia, Linglong Tire SuperLiga, Zlatibor – Novi Pazar 0:1
Matej Nikolov didn’t make the matchday squad for Zlatibor.
Slovakia, Fortuna Liga, play-off, ViOn Zlaté Moravce-Vráble – Dunajská Streda 0:1
Tomche Grozdanovski open in midfield for Vion and played until 61st minute when he was replaced by Tomáš Ďubek.
Slovakia, Fortuna Liga, play-off, Žilina – Slovan 2:3
Enis Fazlagikj played entire match for Žilina and he was also booked in the 30th minute of the match.
Slovakia, Fortuna Liga, play-off, Spartak – Trenčín 2:0
Milan Ristovski played whole game for Spartak and he scored the second goal for his team in the 13th minute of the game.
Ristovski’s goal (at 2:41):
Slovakia, Fortuna Liga, play-out, Ružomberok – Sereď 2:1
Tihomir Kostadinov played until 87th minute for Ružomberok when Dalibor Takáč took his place. Kostadinov was also shown a yellow card at 11th minute of the game.
Slovenia, Prva Liga, Domžale – Celje 3:1
Zeni Husmani and Emir Saitoski weren’t summoned by Domžale for this game.
Spain, Primera División, Elche – Levante 1:0
Enis Bardhi played whole game for Levante and he received a yellow card in the last minute of the game.
Spain, Segunda División, Rayo Vallecano – Albacete 2:2
Stole Dimitrievski was between the home posts and conceded two goals.
Spain, Segunda División, Sabadell – Mallorca Monday 21:00 CET
Sweden, Allsvenskan, Häcken – Sirius 1:2
David Mitov Nilsson was entire match between visitors posts and he conceded one goal in his team’s away win.
Sweden, Allsvenskan, Varbergs BoIS – Djurgarden 1:3
Daniel Krezikj is out of Varbergs squad because of injury.
Switzerland, Challenge League, Grasshoppers – Thun 3:1
Nikola Gjorgjev opened on the left wing for the Grasshoppers and provided the assist for his teams third goal scored in the 62nd minute. This was a big win for Nikola’s team as it came against there biggest opponent for promotion to the top tier.
Nikola’s assist (at 2:50):
Turkey, Süper Lig, Beşiktaş – Kayserispor 3:1
Daniel Avramovski wasn’t part of visitors squad at this match due to yellow cards suspension.
Turkey, Süper Lig, Konyaspor – Hatayspor 0:0
Erdon Daci came on the pitch for Konyaspor in the 85th minute substituting Albanian international Sokol Cikalleshi.
Ukraine, Prem’yer-liha, Zorya – Olimpik 2:1
Agron Rufati made an late substitute appearance for Zorya in the 90th minute replacing Iranian international Allahyar Sayyadmanesh.