Macedonian internationals performances

Adis celebrates one of his goals; photo: Jahovikj again scored a brace, Tihomir Kostadinov and Stefan Ashkovski scored once, while Krste Velkoski, Arijan Ademi and Marko Simonovski assisted for their teams this weekend.

Australia, Hyundai A-League, Brisbane Roar – Newcastle United Jets 1:2
Daniel Georgievski started at right-back for Newcastle and played all minutes in the win away to Brisbane.

Australia, A-League, Sydney – Western Sydney Wanderers 2:2
Nicola Kuleski wasn’t part of the hosts squad.

Belarus, Vysheyshaya Liga, Torpedo – Minsk 1:1
Darko Micevski made the start for Minsk and played all minutes in the draw away to Torpedo.

Darko (2nd from R) before the game; photo: FK Minsk

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

Belgium, Proximus League, Beerschot Wilrijk – OH Leuven 2:2
Jovan Kostovski spent the entire game on the visitors bench.

Bosnia-Herzegovina, BH Telecom Premijer Liga, Sloboda – Široki Brijeg 0:3
Aleksandar Lazevski began at left-back for Sloboda and played until the 70th minute when he made way for Zvezdan Đorđilović.

Bosnia-Herzegovina, BH Telecom Premijer Liga, Zrinjski – Sarajevo 1:3
Captain Krste Velkoski started in attacking midfield for Sarajevo and lasted 88 minutes on the field. In the 79th minute it was Krste who provided the assist for his teams third goal.

Velkoski’s assist (at 1:45):

Bulgaria, Parva Liga, Lokomotiv Plovdiv – Cherno More 0:3
Vancho Trajanov opened in defensive midfield for Lokomotiv and played 54 minutes as his team lost at home against Cherno More.

Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Lokomotiva – Istra 1961 1:0
Risto Mitrevski played the whole game for Istra, while his teammate Tome Kitanovski began on the bench and played from the 67th minute.

Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Cibalia – Slaven Belupo 1:0
Armend Dalipi once again didn’t make Cibalia’s matchday squad, while Mirko Ivanovski
started in attack for Slaven and played 50 minutes. Mirko picked up two
yellow cards in a span of just five minutes, thus he left the pitch
shortly after the half-time break. Eventually, Cibalia had the better
end thanks to a goal in the 34th minute.

Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Rijeka – Osijek 1:2
Leonard Zhuta started at left-back for Rijeka and played the entire game, while Muzafer Ejupi
opened in attack for Osijek and played almost the whole game as he was
replaced in the 90th minute. Seconds before his substitution Ejupi was
booked with a yellow card.

Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Inter – Rudeš 3:1
Samir Fazli wasn’t called up by the visitors.

Croatia, Hrvatski Telekom Prva Liga, Hajduk – Dinamo 2:2
Arijan Ademi began on Dinamo’s bench and played the second half as he was introduced after the break. Arijan recorded an assist for Dinamo’s second goal. The big Croatian derby had a turbulent finish, Dinamo was one goal down, but scored two goals in the 88th and 90th minute to turn around the result, but Hajduk netted an equalizer in the 4th minute of stoppage time, thus the game ended in a draw.

Ademi’s assist (at 3:40):

Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, AEK – APOEL 3:1
Both Daniel Mojsov and Ivan Trichkovski played the whole match for AEK. Trichkovski took part in the second goal, as he provided an opening for Larena who made the assist to the scorer Taulemesse.

Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Omonia – AEL 1:0
Davor Zdravkovski remained on the bench for this game.

Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Apollon – Aris 1:0
Both Edin Nuredinoski and Vlatko Drobarov played the whole match for the losing side.

Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Olympiakos – Ermis 2:1
Aleksandar Damchevski remained on the bench for the visiting side.

Cyprus, Protáthlima Cyta, Ethnikos – Anorthosis 1:2
Martin Bogatinov remained on the bench as #2 keeper, while Mite Cikarski played 90 minutes before he was taken off for a striker when the team was chasing the result.

Czech Republic, HET Liga, Dukla – Slovácko 1:1
Veliche Shumulikoski has played the whole match for the visiting side. Shumi, who is the team captain, has been shown a yellow card in the first half.

Czech Republic, HET Liga, Vysočina – Bohemians 1905 2:4
Yani Urdinov did not have a chance to play against his former club.

Egypt, Presentation Premier League, Zamalek – Smouha 0:3
Bojan Najdenov didn’t play for Smouha.

England, Championship, Bristol City – Leeds 0:3
Ezgjan Alioski got the start for Leeds and played until 71st minute. His club recorded a win after 2 defeats and are now on 4th place in the Championship.

Alioski (far right) celebrating with his teammates

Finland, Veikkausliiga, VPS – Lahti 2:1
Marko Simonovski played the whole match for Lahti. This was Lahti’s 4th defeat in a row. Simonovski won a penalty for his side, which was later converted by Anier, but that was not enough for points from this game.

Simonovski winning a penalty (at 1:10):

Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Ferencváros – Újpest 1:0
Stefan Spirovski played the first half for the home side in the Hungarian derby, while Remzifaik Selmani remained on the bench for the visitors. Viktor Angelov did not feature in this match.

Hungary, OTP Bank Liga, Vasas – Balmazujvasor Sport 1:2
Kire Ristevski is injured and will miss 2-3 weeks of action. His club were surprised at home.

Italy, Serie A, Milan – Genoa 0:0
Goran Pandev watched from the bench as his teammates won a big point against the Rossoneri.

Italy, Serie B, Palermo – Novara 0:2
Both Aleksandar Trajkovski and Ilija Nestorovski started, but their team disappointed the home crowd with its first seasonal defeat. Nestorovski played the whole game, while Trajkovski was substituted with Antonio La Gumina three minutes after Novara broke the dead lock in the 57th minute. Trajkovski had a chance early in the 7th minute, but his shot was saved by the visiting keeper. Just before the break Nestorovski tried a header but missed the target. In the injury time Nestorovski missed a colossal opportunity for scoring when failed to beat the keeper from just a few meters. Palermo was the better side at this game, but failed to score and conceced twice on a counter attack.

Aleks’ chance (at 0:33) & Nestor’s (at 1:58 & 3:59):

Japan, Meiji Yasuda J1 League, Yokohama F·Marinos – Kashima Antlers 3:2
For the first time after 11 games David Babunski found himself in the starting line up of a league game. He played untill the 65th minute when Takahiro Ōgihara took his place. His team was leading 2:1 at that moment.

Babunski chaces Daigo Nishi; photo: Yokohama F·Marinos

Kazakhstan, Kaesipqoi Ligasy, Irtysh – Aktobe 1:1
Both Dushan Savikj and Muarem
were on the bench for
substitutes on this match and only Savikj played in the last eight minutes.

Kazakhstan, Kaesipqoi Ligasy, Tobol – Okzhetpes 4:1
Vanche Shikov played the full
match for Tobol and helped his team win against Okzhetpes.

Netherlands, Eredivisie, Twente – Roda 3:0
Nikola Gjorgjev watched the
match from Twente’s bench.

Netherlands, Eerste Divisie, Dordrecht – De Graafschap 1:1
Both Denis Mahmudov and Antonio
were in the starting lineup
for Dordrecht and played the whole match. Stankov received a yellow card in
the 91st minute of the match.

Netherlands, Eerste Divisie, Fortuna – Eindhoven 2:2
Stefan Ashkovski entered the
match in the 32nd minute and scored a goal in the 70th
minute with which he helped his team win a point against Eindhoven.

Ashkovski’s goal (at 3:15):

Poland, Lotto Ekstraklasa, Zagłębie – Piast 2:2
Aleksandar Todorovski
was on Zagłębie’s bench, entered the match in the 73rd minute and in the
next minute he received a yellow card.

Portugal, Liga NOS, Sporting – Chaves 5:1
Stefan Ristovski didn’t get a
chance from Sporting’s bench.

Romania, Liga I Betano, Juventus – Sepsi 2:1
Milovan Petrovikj played the
whole match for Sepsi, but wasn’t able to help his team avoid the defeat.

Serbia, SuperLiga, Javor – Radnik 1:0
In the victory over Radnik, Aleksa Amanovikj and Filip Ivanovski made the start for Javor. Amanovikj played all minutes and was part of a defense that kept a clean sheet, while Ivanovski lasted 87 minutes on the field. Their teammate Filip Ristovski wasn’t called up.

Serbia, SuperLiga, Spartak – Čukarički 0:0
Emil Abaz was an unused substitute for Spartak.

Serbia, SuperLiga, Vojvodina – Radnički 1:1
Daniel Avramovski played from the 75th minute for Vojvodina, while Petar Krstikj is still unjured, thus he didn’t play for the visitors.

Serbia, SuperLiga, Mačva – Borac 1:0
Bojan Gjorgievski (hosts) and Destan Hadjija (visitors) didn’t make the matchday squad for their respective teams.

Slovakia, Fortuna Liga, Senica – Ružomberok 0:3
Tihomir Kostadinov came off Ružomberok’s bench after the half-time break and helped his team to gain three points away to Senica. Ružomberok netted all three goals in a span of just eight minutes and it was Tihomir who scored the second goal in the 69th minute.

Slovenia, PrvaLiga Telekom Slovenije, Gorica – Domžale 1:3
Zeni Husmani
played the first half for the visitors, while Agim Ibraimi still waits for his first official game in a Domžale jersey.

Spain, Primera División, Levante – Getafe 1:1
Enis Bardi opened on Levante’s bench and was introduced after the break. Enis played a role in his teams equalizer as he made a pass to the player who was credited with the assist.

Levante’s goal (at 0:57):

Spain, Segunda División, Gimnàstic – Alcorcón 0:3
Stole Dimitrievski as usual was the starting goalkeeper for the hosts and conceded three goals in the disappointing loss against Alcorcón.


Sweden, Allsvenskan, Sundsvall – Norrköping 2:2
David Mitov Nilsson was all minutes on goal for the visitors and conceded two goals in the draw away to Sundsvall with the first being from a penalty kick.


Thailand, Toyota Thai League, Bangkok United – Ratchaburi Mitr Phol 2:1
Mario Gjurovski made the start for Bangkok and played all minutes in the win against Ratchaburi.

Turkey, Süper Lig, Göztepe – Alanyaspor 3:3
Adis Jahovikj continues his impressive form as he made a brace in the high-scoring draw against Alanyaspor. First Adis opened the score in the 41st minute with a header and later he netted his teams third goal in the 74th minute when he scored with a right-footed shot from inside the box.

Jahovikj’s brace (at 0:40 and 2:40):

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