Macedonian internationals performances

Adis Jahovikj scored a hat-trick, Nestorovski scored a brace and got a red card, Spirovski netted his first goal in Hungary, Simonovski scored again, Krste Velkoski had a goal and assist, while Mahmudov assisted.

Albania, Kategoria Superiore, Lushnja – Kamza 0:0
Demir Imeri started on the right wing for Kamza, but played only 43 minutes as he had to leave the field due to an injury.

Belarus, Vysheyshaya Liga, Minsk – Vitebsk 0:0
Darko Micevski played the entire game for Minsk in the goalless draw against Vitebsk.

Belgium, Jupiler Pro League, Charleroi – Club Brugge 1:2
Gjoko Zajkov was an unused substitute for Charleroi.

Belgium, Proximus League, OH Leuven – Beerschot Wilrijk 1:1
Jovan Kostovski didn’t make Leuven’s matchday squad.

Bosnia-Herzegovina, BH Telecom Premijer Liga, Sloboda – Željezničar 1:0
Aleksandar Lazevski began at left-back for Sloboda and played 79 minutes in the home win. In the 56th minute, Lazevski was also booked with a yellow card.

Bosnia-Herzegovina, BH Telecom Premijer Liga, Radnik – Sarajevo 1:4
Krste Velkoski started on Sarajevo’s left wing and played the whole game. Krste was involved in the first to goals. He opened the score in the 14th minute when he converted a penalty and 40 minutes later Velkoski provided the assist for the second goal.

Krste’s penalty (at 0:15) & assist (at 0:45):

Bulgaria, Parva Liga, Botev – Lokomotiv Plovdiv 3:0
Vancho Trajanov opened in defensive midfield for Lokomotiv and played 77 minutes. At that point of the game Vancho left the pitch because he received his second yellow card. In the end, Lokomotiv lost the city derby against Botev.

Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Istra 1961 – Dinamo 0:0
Risto Mitrevski played all minutes for Istra in the respectable draw against Dinamo, while his teammate Tome Kitanovski began on the bench and played from the 62nd minute. Tome also received a yellow card in the 90th minute.

Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Slaven Belupo – Rijeka 1:1
Mirko Ivanovski is still out injured so he wasn’t part of Slaven’s quad, whereas Leonard Zhuta made the start for Rijeka and played all minutes. Eventually, the game ended in a draw.

Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Ermis – Ethnikos 2:0
Aleksandar Damchevski played the whole match for the hosts, as did Martin Bogatinov for the visiting side. Mite Cikarski also played 83 minutes for the visiting side before he was substituted.

Cikarski chases an opponent; photo: Ethnikos Achnas FC

Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Nea Salamis – AEK 1:0
Daniel Mojsov played the whole match for the visiting side which suffered a surprising defeat. Ivan Trichkovski was not part of the matchday squad.

Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, AEL – Apollon 1:1
Davor Zdravkovski remained on the bench during the whole game for the hosts.

Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Aris – APOEL 0:0
Both Edin Nuredinoski and Vlatko Drobarov played the whole match for Aris and managed to held APOEL to a goalless draw.

Czech Republic, HET Liga, Bohemians 1905 – Jablonec 0:1
Yani Urdinov remained on the bench during his club’s home defeat.

Czech Republic, HET Liga, Liberec – Slovácko 1:1
Veliche Shumulikoski started the match for the visiting side as team captain and played the entire game. He was shown a yellow card in 78th minute.

England, Championship, Leeds – Ipswich 3:2
Ezgjan Alioski played the whole match for the home side. This time he got mixed reviews for his play with some of the fans thinking he lacks stamina so he can produce 90 minutes of quality football.

Finland, Veikkausliiga, JJK – Inter 1:3
Kosta Manev played the whole match for the winning side.

Finland, Veikkausliiga, Lahti – RoPS 1:1
Marko Simonovski continued his fine scoring form and added one more goal to his tally.

Simonovski’s goal (at 4:05):

Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Ferencváros – Diósgyőr 2:0
Stefan Spirovski has settled in immediately in his new club and managed to score his first goal for them. He went on to play the whole match.

Spirovski’s goal (at 6:52):

Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Mezőkövesd – Újpest 2:4
Viktor Angelov started the game for the visiting side and played until 57th minute. All four goals by his club were scored after he was taken off. His teammate Remzifaik Selmani remained on the bench.

Angelov controls the ball; photo: Újpest FC

Italy, Serie A, Inter – Genoa 1:0
Goran Pandev got back from the injury and started from the bench. He was welcomed with a standing ovation by the home crowd when he entered the pitch in the 74th minute substituting 16-year-old wunderkind Pietro Pellegri. He radicaly changed the play of Genoa as he was a great threat towards Inter’s goal anytime he had the ball in and around the box. Once he greatly served Stephane Omeonga who’s shot was saved.

Pandev gets standing ovation:

Italy, Serie B, Palermo – Pro Vercelli 2:1
Both Ilija Nestorovski and Aleksandar Trajkovski started for the home team. Nestorovski scored in the 26th minute to equalize on 1:1, while 7 minutes after the break he brought the lead for Palermo. In the 65th minute Trajkovski left the pitch for Carlos Embalo. In the 72nd minute Nestorovski picked up a yellow card for a foul, while five minutes before the end scored his third that got disallowed as the referee saw him controlling the ball with his hand. That also brought him the second yellow card and he had to leave the game.

Nestorovski goals (at start & 0:30) & red card (at 1:08):

Japan, Meiji Yasuda J1 League, Kofu – Yokohama F·Marinos 3:2
David Babunski wasn’t summoned in the visiting team.

Kazakhstan, Kaesipqoi Ligasy, Aktobe – Kaisar 0:1
Both Dushan Savikj and Muarem
were in the starting lineup
for Aktobe. Savikj was replaced on half time, while Muarem played the whole
match and their team was defeated.

Kazakhstan, Kaesipqoi Ligasy, Kairat – Tobol 2:0
Vanche Shikov played the whole
match for Tobol, but couldn’t help his team to avoid the defeat away to Kairat.

Netherlands, Eredivisie, Groningen – Twente 1:0
Nikola Gjorgjev wasn’t included
in Twente’s squad on their trip to Groningen.

Netherlands, Eerste Divisie, Helmond – Dordrecht 1:2
Denis Mahmudov played the whole
match and assisted for scoring the first goal with which Dordrecht equalized
and announced the turnover, while Antonio Stankov didn’t play for the visiting team on this

Netherlands, Eerste Divisie, Fortuna – Jong AZ 5:1
Stefan Ashkovski was in the
starting lineup for Fortuna and played 87 minutes in which he helped his team
win over Jong AZ with 5:1 and climb up to the second position in the Dutch
Eerste Divisie.

Poland, Lotto Ekstraklasa, Zagłębie – Sandecja 1:0
Aleksandar Todorovski watched
his team win from the bench for substitutes.

Portugal, Liga NOS, Moreirense – Sporting 1:1
Stefan Ristovski spent the whole
match on Sporting’s subsitutes’ bench.

Romania, Liga I Betano, Concordia – Sepsi 2:1
Milovan Petrovikj played 90
minutes for Sepsi, but couldn’t help his team to avoid the defeat away to

Serbia, SuperLiga, Čukarički – Borac 2:0
Destan Hadjija made his debut for Borac coming on the field as a substitution at 78th minute instead Jovan Čadjenović.

Serbia, SuperLiga, Radnički Niš – Javor 1:0
Aleksa Amanovikj played whole game for Javor while his teammates Filip Ristovski and Filip Ivanovski both came off the bench as substitutions in the second half. Ristovski replaced Jones Asare at the 46th minute while Ivanovski replaced Ivan Cvetković at the 73rd minute of the game. Petar Krstikj is still out of Radnički’s squad because of injury.

Serbia, SuperLiga, Zemun – Spartak 1:1
Emil Abaz entered the game for Spartak at 86th minute replacing Đorđe Ivanović.

Serbia, SuperLiga, Napredak – Mačva 3:1
Bojan Gjorgievski wasn’t summoned by Mačva for this match.

Serbia, SuperLiga, Crvena Zvezda – Vojvodina 2:0
Daniel Avramovski started for Vojvodina and played just the first half against his former club Crvena Zvezda. South Korean international In-Hyeok Park took his place at 46th minute of the game.

Slovakia, Fortuna Liga, Nitra – Ružomberok 0:0
Tihomir Kostadinov was unused substitute for Ružomberok.

Slovenia, PrvaLiga Telekom Slovenije, Domžale – Rudar 0:1
Zeni Husmani played whole game for Domžale at defensive midfield in their unexpected home defeat against Rudar, while his teammate Agim Ibraimi wasn’t summoned for this game.

Spain, Primera División, Real Betis – Levante 4:0
Enis Bardi started the match for the visiting team and played until the 57th minute when his was substituted by Nano Mesa when the score was 2:0. His team showed a totally different performance from the one when they smashed Real Sociedad last round.

Spain, Segunda División, Zaragoza – Gimnàstic 1:1
Stole Dimitrievski was the visitors starting goalkeeper and he conceded one goal at this game.


Sweden, Allsvenskan, Halmstad – Norrköping 2:1
David Mitov Nilsson remained whole match between the posts for the visiting team and he conceded two goals in his team’s away loss.

Thailand, Toyota Thai League, Bangkok United – Super Power Samutprakan 4:0
Mario Gjurovski played for Bangkok till 64th minute when he was substituted by Pokklaw A-nan. He provided an assist to Montenegrian international Dragan Bošković for the opening goal of the game at 23rd minute and he scored his team’s second goal at 63th minute of the game.

Gjurovski’s assist (at 0:41) & goal (at 2:20):

Turkey, Süper Lig, Sivasspor – Göztepe 2:3
Adis Jahovikj was man of the match. He scored an own goal at 16th minute and then he scored a hattrick for Göztepe at 33rd, 45+2 and 53rd minute of the match. His second and third goal were scored from the penalty spot. Jahovikj played untill 67th minute when he was replaced by Algerian international Nabil Ghilas. He was also booked at 53rd minute of the match.

Adis’ own goal (at 0:04) & hattrick (at 0:38, 1:44 & 2:40):

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