Stefan Ristovski recorded an assist for Latina, Besart Ibraimi notched an assist in his first game for Enosis, while Dejan Blazhevski debuted for Khazar Lankaran with an appearance off the bench.
Italy, Serie A, Atalanta – Napoli 3:0
Goran Pandev played the entire game for Napoli who conceded all three goals in the 2nd half in what proved to be a dismal performance against Atalanta. Pandev had his best chance in the 83rd minute, but his effort was well saved by the opposing keeper.
Italy, Serie A, Cagliari – Fiorentina 1:0
Agim Ibraimi was an unused substitute for Cagliari.
Italy, Serie B, Avellino – Latina 1:1
Stefan Ristovski started for Latina and played until the 77th minute when he was replaced by Andrea Milani. Ristovski provided the assist on the lone goal for Latina in the 61st minute when his corner kick from the right was headed to the back of the net by his teammate Marcello Cottafava. Latina, however, could not hold on to the three points by conceding a late equalizer in the 90th minute.
Germany, 1.Bundesliga, Mainz – Freiburg 2:0
Nikolche Noveski played all 90 minutes for Mainz and was part of a defense that kept a clean sheet in the home victory over Freiburg. Noveski came close to scoring in the 71st minute when his effort went just wide of the right goal post. Noveski also picked up a yellow card in the 45th minute, which was his fifth yellow booking of the season, so Nikolche will be suspended for the next game.
England, Barclays Premier League, West Brom – Liverpool 1:1
Goran Popov was not included in the matchday squad by West Brom.
Belgium, Jupiler Pro League, Waasland-Beveren – Kortrijk 1:1
Ivan Trichkovski played the entire game for Waasland-Beveren and his two best chances came on free kicks in the 81st and 90th minute. Both of his efforts, however, were parried away by the opposing keeper out for a corner kick.
Belgium, Jupiler Pro League, Mechelen – Genk 0:2
Tome Pachovski played from the start for Mechelen and conceded two goals in the 41st and 57th minute, while his teammate Aleksandar Trajkovski also got the start and played until the 88th minute when he was substituted by Boubacar Diabang. Trajkovski had his best chance in the 28th minute when his shot from distance was saved by the Genk keeper.
Belgium, Jupiler Pro League, Gent – OH Leuven 2:0
Jovan Kostovski opened the game on the bench for OH Leuven before he made a late appearance in the 89th minute to replace fellow striker Bjorn Ruytinx.
Switzerland, Raiffeisen Super League, Aarau – St. Gallen 1:1
Muhamed Demiri played all 90 minutes for St. Gallen who scored the equalized early in the 2nd half to salvage a point in the road encounter against Aarau.
Switzerland, Challenge League, Schaffhausen – Biel 3:2
Ezgjan Alioski started at left-back for Schaffhausen and played until the 70th minute when he was substituted by Diego Büchel. Schaffhausen led three times (1:0, 2:1, and then 3:2), their last goal being the game winner in the 82nd minute.
Spain, Segunda Division, Real Zaragoza – Barcelona B 0:2
David Babunski began the match on the bench for Barcelona B before he was introduced late in the 87th minute to take the place of Edu Bedia.
Azerbaijan, Topaz Premyer Liqası, Qarabağ – Khazar Lankaran 0:1
Nikola Gligorov was an unused substitute for Khazar Lankaran, while his teammate Dejan Blazhevski came off the bench in the 78th minute to replace Tounkara Sadio. The appearance marked Dejan’s debut since transferring to Khazar Lankaran late last month. As for Qarabağ, Muarem Muarem remained on the bench as an unused substitute.
Azerbaijan, Topaz Premyer Liqası, Neftçi – Simurq 3:0
Igor Mitreski played the entire game for Neftçi and was part of a defense that kept a clean sheet in the home triumph over Simurq.
Azerbaijan, Topaz Premyer Liqası, Inter Bakı – AZAL 2:1
Slavcho Georgievski was an unused substitute for Inter Bakı.
Azerbaijan, Topaz Premyer Liqası, Bakı – Ravan 5:1
Edin Nuredinoski stayed on the bench for Bakı as the #2 keeper behind Aqil Mammadov.
Netherlands, Eredivisie, Heerenveen – ADO Den Haag 3:0
Samir Fazli was not among the 18 players called up by Heerenveen.
Netherlands, Eredivisie, Zwolle – Roda 3:1
Denis Mahmudov was an unused substitute for Zwolle.
Netherlands, Eerste Divisie, MVV Maastricht – Dordrecht 2:0
Antonio Stankov played from the start for MVV Maastricht who scored both of its goals in the span of three minutes from the 67th to 69th minute to down Dordrecht, the current first placed team in the Dutch second division.
Cyprus, First Division Championship, APOEL – Ermis 3:0
Armend Alimi played all 90 minutes for Ermis in the comfortable road defeat against APOEL.
Cyprus, First Division Championship, Enosis – Aris Limassol 4:1
Besart Ibraimi played the entire game for Enosis and provided the assist on the third goal for his team in the 84th minute when his pass from the left was sent to the back of the net by Igor Angulo. As for Aris Limassol, Filip Timov was an unused substitute.
Greece, Football League, Niki Volos – Aiginiakos 0:1
Ivan Mitrov was not included in the 18 player squad by Aiginiakos.