Ivan Trichkovski compiled two goals for Waasland-Beveren, Adis Jahovikj reached the back of the net against Dynamo Kyiv, Aleksandar Trajkovski notched one goal for Mechelen, Ferhan Hasani returned from his injury to grab a goal for Brøndby, Krste Velkoski added another goal for Sarajevo, while Darko Tasevski and Aco Stojkov recorded an assist for their respective teams.
Italy, Serie A, Udinese – Napoli 1:1
Goran Pandev started on the bench for Napoli before he entered the game in the 67th minute replacing Duván Zapata. Shortly later, Napoli was screaming for a penalty when Pandev went down inside the area, but the referee felt Goran dived and waved play on.
Italy, Serie A, Genoa – Cagliari 1:2
Agim Ibraimi played the entire game for Cagliari who came back from a goal down to edge Genoa by scoring the game winner in the 82nd minute. The three points were hugely important for Cagliari as they aim to get further away from the relegation zone.
Germany, 1.Bundesliga, Borussia Dortmund – Mainz 4:2
Nikolche Noveski started in his usual left CB position for Mainz and played the whole match in the road defeat against Borussia Dortmund. Mainz twice scored equalizing goals at 1:1 and then 2:2, but Borussia Dortmund added two more goals after that to snatch the three points.
Belgium, Jupiler Pro League (Europa League Play-off Group A), Waasland-Beveren – Gent 2:4
Ivan Trichkovski played all 90 minutes for Waasland-Beveren and scored both goals for the home team. In the 75th minute, Trichkovski scored on a right footed shot from about 25 meters to the bottom left corner, while his second goal in the 90th minute came on a left footed shot from inside the area after he controlled a long pass.
Belgium, Jupiler Pro League (Europa League Play-off Group B), Mechelen – Kortrijk 2:1
Tome Pachovski stayed on the bench for Mechelen as the #2 keeper behind Wouter Biebauw, while his teammate Aleksandar Trajkovski played the full match and scored the opening goal in the 28th minute. Trajkovski connected on a cross and managed to just send it past the Kortrijk keeper.
Ukraine, Premyer-Liha, Volyn – Zorya 0:2
Vanche Shikov started for Volyn and played until the 72nd minute when he was replaced by Roman Nykytyuk. Volyn conceded two goals in the 64th and 90th minute to suffer loss against Zorya.
Ukraine, Premyer-Liha, Tavriya – Karpaty 0:1
Boban Grncharov played the whole match for Tavriya and also received a yellow card in the 88th minute. Tavriya has now gone winless in its last 10 league games (7 losses and 3 draws) and remains second from bottom on the table.
Ukraine, Premyer-Liha, Dynamo Kyiv – Vorskla 2:1
Adis Jahovikj started in attack for Vorskla and played until the 87th minute when he was substituted by Ivan Kryvosheyenko. Jahovikj scored the only goal for Vorskla in the 30th minute when he latched on to a cross from Sanzhar Tursunov and then sent his effort past the Dynamo Kyiv keeper. Jahovikj has now scored in back to back games against Shakhtar Donetsk and Dynamo Kyiv.
Romania, Liga I Bergenbier, Dinamo București – Astra 2:0
Mirko Ivanovski was not among the 18 players called up by Astra, while Kristijan Naumovski remained on the bench for Dinamo București as the #2 keeper behind Cristian Bălgrădean.
Romania, Liga I Bergenbier, Botoșani – Pandurii 3:2
Aco Stojkov played the entire game for Botoșani and collected the assist on the first goal for his team in the 12th minute when he made a headed pass to István Fülöp who took a few dribbled before slotting a shot to the back of the net.
Romania, Liga II (Promotion play-offs), CS Universitatea Craiova – Olt Slatina 4:1
Tome Kitanovski was an unused substitute for CS Universitatea Craiova.
Denmark, Superliga, Brøndby – Sønderjyske 3:1
Ferhan Hasani began the game on the bench for Brøndby before he was introduced in the 70th minute to replace Andrew Hjulsager. Hasani then added the third goal for the winning team in the 88th minute with a precise right footed shot.
Thailand, Toyota Thai Premier League, Muangthong United – Chiangrai United 2:1
Mario Gjurovski played all 90 minutes for Muangthong United and contributed on the opening goal in the 39th minute when his shot on goal was saved by the visiting keeper, but his teammate Piyaphon Phanichakul was there to score on the rebound from close range.
Thailand, Toyota Thai Premier League, Sisaket – Bangkok Glass 3:4
Darko Tasevski played the whole match for Bangkok Glass and collected one assist on the second goal for his team in the 58th minute. Tasevski played a through ball to Lazarus Kaimbi who rounded the keeper before scoring an easy goal into an empty net.
Spain, Segunda Division, Barcelona B – Girona 2:1
David Babunski was an unused substitute for Barcelona B.
Austria, tipp3 Bundesliga, Sturm Graz – Ried 2:1
Aleksandar Todorovski, usually a right-back, started in central defense for Sturm Graz and played all 90 minutes in the slim home triumph over Ried. Todorovski was filling in at CB for the injured Michael Madl.
Slovakia, Corgoň Liga, Košice – Slovan Bratislava 0:2
Darko Tofiloski played from the start for Košice and conceded two goals in the 63rd and 90th minute, the first coming on a converted penalty kick by Juraj Halenár of Slovan Bratislava.
Azerbaijan, Topaz Premyer Liqası, Khazar Lankaran – AZAL 1:1
Dejan Blazhevski opened the game on the bench for Khazar Lankaran before he was introduced in the 77th minute to take the place of Adrian Piț, while his teammate Nikola Gligorov played all 90 minutes in defensive midfield.
Azerbaijan, Topaz Premyer Liqası, Simurq – Qarabağ 1:0
Muarem Muarem started for Qarabağ and played until the 64th minute when he was substituted by striker Nikoloz Gelashvili.
Azerbaijan, Topaz Premyer Liqası, Neftçi – Sumgayit 1:3
Igor Mitreski played all 90 minutes for Neftçi in the disappointing home loss against Sumgayit, a team that sits second from bottom on the standings.
Azerbaijan, Topaz Premyer Liqası, Bakı – Inter Bakı 0:4
Slavcho Georgievski was an unused substitute for Inter Bakı, while Edin Nuredinoski also stayed on the bench for Bakı as the #2 keeper behind Aqil Mammadov.
Netherlands, KNVB Beker, Zwolle – Ajax 5:1
Denis Mahmudov did not feature for Zwolle due to an injury. Zwolle dismantled Ajax to claim the Dutch Cup trophy.
Netherlands, Eerste Divisie, MVV Maastricht – Fortuna Sittard 3:3
Antonio Stankov played the entire game for MVV Maastricht and also received a yellow card in the 52nd minute. MVV was down 1:3 at the 80th minute mark, but two late goals ensured a hard fought point.
South Korea, K League Classic, Jeonnam – Jeonbuk 0:2
Stevica Ristikj played all 90 minutes for Jeonnam who conceded one goal apiece in each half on their way to the home loss against Jeonbuk.
Bosnia and Herzegovina, BH Telecom Premijer Liga, Travnik – Sarajevo 2:3
Krste Velkoski got the start for Sarajevo and played until the 83rd minute when he was substituted by Irfan Vušljanin. Velkoski scored the first goal for Sarajevo in the 60th minute when he was set up by teammate Milos Stojčev before firing a shot into an empty net.
Sweden, Allsvenskan, Mjällby – Häcken 1:4
Daniel Ivanovski opened at right-back for Mjällby and played until the 81st minute when he was replaced by Simon Nilsson, while Leonard Zuta was not included in 18 player matchday squad by Häcken.
Belarus, Vysheyshaya Liga, Dinamo Minsk – Minsk 2:0
Predrag Rangjelovikj started in midfield for Minsk and played until the 78th minute when he made way for Vital Kibuk.
Kazakhstan, Premyer Ligasi, Aktobe – Kaisar 3:0
Dushan Savikj played the whole match for Kaisar in the convincing road defeat against Aktobe.
Kazakhstan, Premyer Ligasi, Tobol – Kairat 2:2
Nikola Tonev played all 90 minutes for Tobol in a clash that proved to be a tale of two halves. Kairat was up 0:2 at halftime break, but Tobol responded with two goals of its own in the 2nd half.
Czech Republic, Gambrinus Liga, Slovan Liberec – Slovácko 2:1
Veliche Shumulikoski played the entire game for Slovácko who took the initial lead in the 22nd minute before Slovan Liberec turned the score around with two goals in the 2nd half.
Czech Republic, Gambrinus Liga, Sigma Olomouc – Příbram 0:0
Zoran Danoski started on the left wing for Příbram and played until the 80th minute when he was replaced by Daniel Tarczal.
Georgia, Umaglesi Liga, Metalurgi Rustavi – Dinamo Tbilisi 0:2
Darko Glishikj was an unused substitute for Dinamo Tbilisi.
Poland, I Liga, Górnik Łęczna – GKS Bełchatów 0:2
Hristijan Kirovski got the start for GKS Bełchatów and played until the 90th minute when he made way for Kamil Poźniak. Kirovski also picked up a yellow card in the 38th minute.
Slovenia, PrvaLiga Telekom Slovenije, Domžale – Celje 2:0
Zeni Husmani started for Domžale and played until the 70th minute when he was replaced by Jon Gorenc Stanković. Domžale scored both goals after the 78th minute to down Celje.