Agim Ibraimi scored his first Serie A goal for Cagliari, Ivan Trichkovski netted a stunning goal for Waasland-Beveren, Aco Stojkov and Tome Kitanovski debuted with goals in Romania, Mario Gjurovski converted a penalty kick for Muangthong United, Jovan Kostovski picked up a red card for OH Leuven, while Marjan Altiparmakovski notched his first goal for Paniliakos.
Italy, Serie A, Livorno – Napoli 1:1
Goran Pandev started at CF for Napoli and played until the 70th minute when he was replaced by Lorenzo Insigne. Pandev won a penalty in the 30th minute when he was fouled inside the area. Dries Mertens converted the penalty that game Napoli a 1:0 lead at that time.
Italy, Serie A, Cagliari – Udinese 3:0
Agim Ibraimi opened the game on the bench for Cagliari before he was introduced in the 77th minute to take the place of Andrea Cossu. Ibraimi took advantage of the opportunity and amassed a goal and an assist in his brief time on the pitch. He picked up an assist in the 81st minute after his cross reached Matías Vecino who did the rest with a good finish, and then Agim finally got his first Serie A goal with a nice left footed shot past the Udinese keeper. After the goal, Agim took off his jersey to celebrate with his teammates which led to a yellow card from the referee.
Italy, Serie B, Latina – Padova 3:0
Stefan Ristovski started for Latina and played until the 78th minute when he was substituted by Abdelkader Ghezzal. Latina amassed another win to continue its run of good results.
Germany, 1.Bundesliga, Bayer Leverkusen – Mainz 0:1
Nikolche Noveski played the entire game for Mainz and was part of a defense that kept a clean in the impressive road win over Bayer Leverkusen. Noveski had the first chance for Mainz early in the game, but his header following a cross went just over the goal.
Belgium, Jupiler Pro League, Waasland-Beveren – Zulte Waregem 2:2
Ivan Trichkovski played all 90 minutes for Waasland-Beveren and scored the opening goal for his team in the 16th minute with a nice strike from distance to the upper right corner.
Belgium, Jupiler Pro League, Mechelen – Lokeren 1:0
Tome Pachovski stayed on the bench for Mechelen as the #2 keeper behind Wouter Biebauw, while Aleksandar Trajkovski got the start and played until the 86th minute when he was substituted by Wilson Kamavuaka. Trajkovski was active, primarily in the 2nd half, where he especially had a good stretch from the 70th to the 75th minute. He had two good chances, one was saved and one narrowly missed, and then scored a goal in the 75th minute which was disallowed as the assistant referee ruled that he was offside. Aleksandar also picked up a yellow card in the 14th minute.
Belgium, Jupiler Pro League, Lierse – OH Leuven 0:0
Jovan Kostovski started in attack for OH Leuven and played until the 39th minute when he received a direct red card for a dangerous lunge with his right foot towards a Lierse player.
Romania, Liga I Bergenbier, Steaua București – Dinamo București 1:1
Neither Daniel Georgievski nor Martin Bogatinov were included in the matchday squad by Steaua București, while Kristijan Naumovski stayed on the bench for Dinamo București as the #2 keeper behind Cristian Bălgrădean. The biggest derby in Romania ended without a winner in a 1:1 draw.
Romania, Liga I Bergenbier, Universitatea Cluj – Astra 1:0
Mirko Ivanovski was not among the 18 players called up by Astra.
Romania, Liga I Bergenbier, Botoșani – Brașov 2:1
Aco Stojkov made his league debut for Botoșani by coming off the bench in the 70th minute to replace Attila Hadnagy. Stojkov then went on to score the game winning goal in stoppage time of the 90th minute with a simple shot from close range to bring his team all three points.
Romania, Liga I Bergenbier, Viitorul – CFR Cluj 1:1
Boban Nikolov was not included in the Viitorul squad due to an injury.
Romania, Liga II, CS Universitatea Craiova – ASA Târgu Mureș 1:2
Tome Kitanovski played all 90 minutes for CS Universitatea Craiova at right-back and scored the lone goal for his team in the 27th minute with a close range header following a corner kick. Kitanovski also received a yellow card after his goal for taking off his jersey.
Switzerland, Raiffeisen Super League, St. Gallen – Luzern 1:1
Muhamed Demiri played the entire game for St. Gallen who took an early lead in the 1st minute but then conceded a late equalizer in the 90th minute.
Switzerland, Challenge League, Schaffhausen – Vaduz 0:2
Ezgjan Alioski played from the start for Schaffhausen who lost the important battle at the top of the table in the Swiss second division. With the loss, Schaffhausen now trails Vaduz by six points.
Poland, T-Mobile Ekstraklasa, Lechia Gdańsk – Wisła Kraków 0:0
Ostoja Stjepanovikj played all 90 minutes for Wisła Kraków in defensive midfield during the goalless draw against Lechia Gdańsk.
Poland, T-Mobile Ekstraklasa, Ruch Chorzów – Widzew Łódź 2:1
Yani Urdinov was not included in the Widzew Łódź squad as he served the second and final game of his red card suspension.
Denmark, Superliga, Randers – Brøndby 0:1
Ferhan Hasani played the entire game for Brøndby who took home three points by converting a penalty kick in the 88th minute to overcome Randers.
Denmark, Superliga, Nordsjælland – Viborg 2:0
Aleksandar Stankov played the opening 45 minutes for Viborg before he was replaced at the start of the 2nd half by Wílton Figueiredo.
Spain, Segunda Division, Mallorca – Barcelona B 1:2
David Babunski started on the bench for Barcelona B before he made a late substitute appearance in the 90th minute to replace Denis Suárez. This game was played on Saturday which also happened to be David’s 20th birthday.
Thailand, Toyota League Cup, Chachoengsao – Bangkok Glass 0:6
Darko Tasevski began on the bench for Bangkok Glass before he entered the game in the 30th minute to replace Ekkapan Intasen. The score was still 0:0 at that point, but Bangkok Glass then scored six goals the rest of the way to dismantle Chachoengsao.
Thailand, Toyota League Cup, Nakhon Pathom – Muangthong United 1:2
Mario Gjurovski played from the start for Muangthong United and scored the first goal for his team in the 40th minute when he converted a penalty kick.
Austria, tipp3 Bundesliga, Sturm Graz – Wolfsberger 1:4
Aleksandar Todorovski started at right-back for Sturm Graz and played all 90 minutes in the heavy home defeat at the hands of Wolfsberger.
Serbia, Jelen SuperLiga, Rad – Novi Pazar 1:0
Aleksandar Lazevski played the entire game for Rad and was part of a defense that kept a clean sheet in the narrow triumph over Novi Pazar.
Serbia, Jelen SuperLiga, Napredak – Radnički 1923 3:3
Stefan Ashkovski played all 90 minutes for Napredak at left-back, while Dragan Chadikovski played the opening 45 minutes before he was replaced at the start of the 2nd half by Dejan Miljuš.
Serbia, Jelen SuperLiga, OFK Beograd – Spartak Subotica 1:1
Darko Micevski was not among the 18 players called up by OFK Beograd.
Serbia, Jelen SuperLiga, Jagodina – Crvena Zvezda 0:2
Nikola Jakimovski got the start for Jagodina and played until the 79th minute when he made way for Dusan Martinović.
Slovakia, Corgoň Liga, DAC Dunajská Streda – Košice 0:0
Darko Tofiloski played from the start for Košice and kept a clean sheet in the goalless draw against DAC Dunajská Streda.
Azerbaijan, Topaz Premyer Liqası, Khazar Lankaran – Inter Bakı 1:1
Nikola Gligorov played all 90 minutes in midfield for Khazar Lankaran, while his teammate Dejan Blazhevski came off the bench in the 83rd minute to substitute Tounkara Sadio. As for Inter Bakı, Slavcho Georgievski also came off the bench in the 71st minute to replace David Meza. Furthermore, Gligorov was shown a yellow card in the 76th minute.
Azerbaijan, Topaz Premyer Liqası, Neftçi – Qarabağ 1:4
Igor Mitreski was an unused substitute for Neftçi, while Muarem Muarem started for Qarabağ and played until the 73rd minute when he was replaced by Namiq Yusifov. Muarem scored a goal in the 65th minute that was ruled out by the assistant referee who deemed that Qarabağ took its free kick too quickly. Muarem also received a yellow card in the 44th minute.
Azerbaijan, Topaz Premyer Liqası, Bakı – Sumgayit 0:0
Edin Nuredinoski stayed on the bench for Bakı as the #2 keeper behind Aqil Mammadov.
Sweden, Svenska Cupen, Sandvikens – Mjällby 0:1
Daniel Ivanovski was not included in the 18 player squad by Mjällby due to an injury.
Sweden, Svenska Cupen, Häcken – Örgryte 2:0
Leonard Zuta played the entire game for Häcken and was part of a defense that kept a clean sheet in the home victory over Örgryte.
Netherlands, Eredivisie, Heracles – Heerenveen 1:2
Samir Fazli played all 90 minutes for Heerenveen who collected a come from behind victory over Heracles to take home all three points.
Netherlands, Eredivisie, Zwolle – N.E.C. 3:3
Denis Mahmudov was an unused substitute for Zwolle.
Netherlands, Eerste Divisie, De Graafschap – MVV Maastricht 0:1
Antonio Stankov played from the start for MVV Maastricht who scored the lone goal of the match early in the 2nd half to narrowly get past De Graafschap.
Bulgaria, A Group, CSKA Sofia – Slavia 3:0
Kire Ristevski played all 90 minutes for Slavia who conceded all three goals after the 60th minute in the road loss against CSKA Sofia.
Bulgaria, A Group, Beroe – Lyubimets 5:0
Stefan Spirovski was an unused substitute for Beroe.
Bosnia and Herzegovina, BH Telecom Premijer Liga, Čelik – Sarajevo 1:0
Krste Velkoski began the match on the bench for Sarajevo before he came on in the 66th minute to replace Milos Stojčev.
Georgia, Umaglesi Liga, Chikhura – Dinamo Tbilisi 1:5
Darko Glishikj opened on the bench for Dinamo Tbilisi before he was introduced in the 60th minute to take the place of Otar Martsvaladze.
Czech Republic, Gambrinus Liga, Zbrojovka Brno – Příbram 1:0
Zoran Danoski was an unused substitute for Příbram.
Greece, Football League, Paniliakos – Iraklis Psachna 1:0
Marjan Altiparmakovski played the entire game for Paniliakos and scored the lone goal in the 11th minute to propel his team past Iraklis Psachna.
Greece, Football League, Ethnikos Gazoros – Niki Volos 0:1
Ivan Nastevski started on the wing for Ethnikos Gazoros and played until the 82nd minute when he was substituted by Sotiris Konstantinidis.
Croatia, 2.HNL, Inter Zaprešić – Dugopolje 2:1
Ilija Nestorovski played all 90 minutes for Inter Zaprešić in the slim home victory over Dugopolje.