Stefan Ristovski debuted for Rijeka, Muzafer Ejupi recorded two goals for Slaven Belupo, Darko Tasevski converted a penalty for Bangkok Glass, while Ilija Nestorovski notched his first goal of the early season.
Austria, ÖFB-Cup, Oberwart – Austria Wien 0:3
Vanche Shikov was not included in the Austria Wien squad due to an injury. Shikov is still being bothered by a chest injury that he suffered several months ago.
Croatia, MAXtv Prva Liga, Osijek – Dinamo Zagreb 1:1
Arijan Ademi played all 90 minutes for Dinamo Zagreb and also received a yellow card in the 50th minute. Ademi missed last Wednesday’s Champions League qualifier with an injury, but it proved to be minor as he played in this match.
Croatia, MAXtv Prva Liga, Rijeka – Slaven Belupo 3:3
Stefan Ristovski started at right-back for Rijeka and played until the 79th minute when he was substituted by Ivan Tomečak. This was Stefan’s debut for the club since he was an unused substitute in the club’s previous two games. As was he coming out, the Rijeks fans gave Ristovski a pretty good ovation, so they were pleased with his performance. Meanwhile, for Slaven Belupo, striker Muzafer Ejupi scored two goals, the second coming on a converted penalty kick.
Croatia, MAXtv Prva Liga, Hajduk Split – RNK Split 0:0
Marko Simonovski opened on the bench for RNK Split before he was introduced in the 76th minute to replace Drazen Bagaric.
Croatia, MAXtv Prva Liga, Inter Zaprešić – Zagreb 1:1
Ilija Nestorovski played the entire game for Inter Zaprešić and scored the lone goal for his team in the 77th minute. The goal came on a nice looping header over the visiting keeper.
Video of Nestorovski’s goal:
Slovenia, PrvaLiga Telekom Slovenije, Maribor – Zavrč 1:1
Agim Ibraimi came off the bench for Maribor in the 32nd minute to take the place of Aleš Mejač.
Slovenia, PrvaLiga Telekom Slovenije, Koper – Domžale 2:3
Zeni Husmani began on the bench for Domžale before he entered the pitch in the 70th minute to substitute Amedej Vetrih. Domžale led 3:0 after 53 minutes, Koper then scored two quick goals to reduce the deficit, but Domžale hung on to the win.
Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Honvéd – Videoton 1:0
Mirko Ivanovski started in attack for Videoton and played the complete match. The defending league champion opened the new campaign with a minimal road loss against Honvéd.
Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Újpest – Paks 0:0
Enis Bardhi opened on the bench for Újpest before he was introduced in the 71st minute to replace Bojan Sanković.
Poland, Ekstraklasa, Zagłębie Lubin – Podbeskidzie 1:1
Aleksandar Todorovski played all 90 minutes for Zagłębie Lubin and committed an early mistake that led to a goal Podbeskidzie. In the 2nd minute, Todorovski tried to send a header back to his keeper, but an opposing player intercepted the header and scored a goal. Aleksandar also picked up a yellow card in the 78th minute.
Russia, Premier League, Anzhi – Krylia Sovetov 0:1
Adis Jahovic was out of action for Krylia Sovetov due to an injury. He should remain sidelined for one more month.
Switzerland, Challenge League, Schaffhausen – Neuchâtel Xamax 2:1
Ezgjan Alioski played the entire game for Schaffhausen who opened the new season with a slim victory over Neuchâtel Xamax.
Switzerland, Challenge League, Winterthur – Wil 1:2
Samir Fazli started for Wil and played until the 78th minute when he received his second yellow card of the game, thus leading to a red card. Fazli came close to scoring just before halftime, but his effort struck the post. Samir served as the captain for his team.
Switzerland, Raiffeisen Super League, Zürich – Young Boys 1:1
Taulant Sulejmanov-Seferi was not summoned in the Young Boys squad due to an injury. Taulant continues to be bothered after undergoing surgeries on both knees last season. Based on newspaper reports out of Switzerland, Young Boys will try to loan out Sulejmanov-Seferi before the end of the summer transfer window.
Thailand, Toyota Premier League, BEC Tero Sasana – Muangthong United 1:1
Mario Gjurovski played the opening 45 minutes for Muangthong United before he was replaced at the start of the 2nd half by Kasidech Wettayawong. It was that player, Kasidech Wettayawong, who scored the only goal for Muangthong United deep into stoppage time of the 90th minute.
Thailand, Toyota Premier League, Bangkok Glass – Suphanburi 2:2
Darko Tasevski started in midfield for Bangkok Glass and played the full encounter. Tasevski scored the first goal in the 23rd minute when he converted a penalty. He won the spot kick when he was fouled inside the area.
The converted penalty by Tasevski (at 3:25):
Thailand, Toyota Premier League, Chainat – Port 1:0
Borche Manevski was an unused substitute for Chainat.
Serbia, Jelen SuperLiga, Jagodina – Mladost Lučani 0:3
Neither Aleksandar Lazevski nor Tome Kitanovski played for Mladost Lučani who opened the new Serbian season with a convincing road victory over Jagodina.
Serbia, Jelen SuperLiga, Novi Pazar – Javor 0:1
Stefan Ashkovski opened on the bench for Novi Pazar before he was introduced in the 55th minute to replace Anes Rušević, while his teammate Ivan Nastevski was not included in the matchday squad.
Serbia, Jelen SuperLiga, Spartak Subotica – Radnik 0:0
Hristijan Dragarski did not feature for Radnik in their goalless draw against Spartak Subotica.
Denmark, Superliga, Midtjylland – Viborg 2:0
Aleksandar Stankov was not among the 19 players called up by Viborg. The visitors opened the new season in Denmark with a loss to Midtjylland, the defending league champion.
Kazakhstan, Premier League, Astana – Zhetysu 2:1
Dushan Savic started in attack for Zhetysu and played the complete match. Astana scored the game winner in the 84th minute to narrowly get past Zhetysu.
Finland, Veikkausliiga, KuPS – Inter Turku 1:1
Egzon Belica played all 90 minutes for Inter Turku as both teams collected one point.