Stevica Ristić had a great debut for his new team Amkar as he scored in the team’s win, while Goran Pandev starts for Inter despite reports saying he would miss 10 days with a knee injury.
Italy, Serie A, Palermo – Inter 1:2
Goran Pandev returned from his knee injury quicker than expected and actually started for Inter and had a very good game. He was very active early in the game and then in the 32nd minute, he sent a beautiful long pass to Diego Milito whose shot was saved by the Palermo keeper Sirigu. In the 58th minute, Pandev again sent a good low cross to Milito but again Milito’s shot from close range was wide of the goal. Then in the 84th minute, Pandev showed some great skill getting past Palermo defenders but his shot was just wide of the left post. Finally, Pandev seemed tired and was substituted in the 88th minute when Mariga took his place.
Germany, 1. Bundesliga, Werder Bremen – Mainz 05 0:2
Nikolce Noveski and Mainz maintained their perfect start with four wins in four games as they are now all alone in first place in the German Bundesliga. Noveski, who is the captain of Mainz, played the entire game and had another solid game as his team didn’t concede a goal.
Germany, 1. Bundesliga, Eintracht Frankfurt – Freiburg 0:1
Oka Nikolov played all 90 minutes for Eintracht while Aleksandar Vasoski was not called up for the second consecutive game as he continues to be given a break by his manager Michael Skibbe following knee surgery. The only goal of the game was scored by the visitors in the 89th minute.
Germany, 2. Bundesliga, Karlsruher – Paderborn 2:1
Dragan Georgiev was not among the 18 players called up by Paderborn.
Ukraine, Premyer-Liha, Zorya Luhansk – Dynamo Kyiv 1:2
Goran Popov did not play for Dynamo Kyiv because of an injury.
Russia, Premier-Liga, Tom’ Tomsk – Lokomotiv Moskva 1:1
Goran Maznov was an unused substitute for Tom’.
Russia, Premier-Liga, Amkar Perm – Krylia Sovetov 2:1
Stevica Ristić made his debut for Amkar Perm and it was a good debut as he played all 90 minutes and opened the scoring in the 15th minute. After his teammate had his shot saved by the Krylia keeper, Ristić showed good awareness and scored on the rebound to record his first goal in an Amkar uniform.
Netherlands, Eredivisie, De Graafschap – Heerenveen 3:2
Samir Fazli started on the bench for Heerenveen before he entered the game in the 77th minute replacing Bas Dost. The score was 2:2 at that point but the home team got the game winner in the 84th minute. Fazli was fairly quiet for the 13 minutes he was on the pitch.
Netherlands, Eredivisie, Roda – PSV Eindhoven 0:0
Both Yani Urdinov and Antonio Stankov were unused substitutes for Roda while Aleksandar Stankov wasn’t called up.
Austria, ÖFB-Stiegl-Cup, Dornbirn – Mattersburg 1:2
Ilco Naumoski started on the bench for Mattersburg before he came on in the 89th minute replacing Manuel Seidl. Three minutes after Naumoski entered the game, he received yet another yellow card as he continues to have problems with his temper.
Romania, Liga I Bergenbier, Dinamo Bucureşti – Vaslui 1:2
Kristijan Naumovski was an unused substitute for Dinamo Bucureşti as he was the #2 keeper.
Cyprus, Marfin Laiki League, APOEL – Anorthosis 2:1
Boban Grncarov played the entire game for APOEL while Ivan Trickovski also got the start and played until the 90th minute when he was replaced by Nektarios Alexandrou. Trickovski had a chance in the 17th minute but his shot was saved and it went for a corner.
Cyprus, Marfin Laiki League, Ethnikos Achnas – Apollon Limassol 0:2
Edin Nuredinoski, Vance Sikov, and Filip Ivanovski played the entire game for Ethnikos Achnas while Stojan Ignjatov started on the bench before he entered the game in the 77th minute replacing Christos Poyiatzis.
Cyprus, Marfin Laiki League, Olympiacos Nicosia – Enosis Neon Paralimni 1:1
Both Petar Milosevski and Bojan Markoski played the entire game for Enosis Neon Paralimni while Krste Velkoski did not play.
Bulgaria, A PFG, Lokomotiv Sofia – Lokomotiv Plovdiv 3:0
Dragi Kocev started for Lokomotiv Plovdiv but he was substituted before the start of the 2nd half.
Bulgaria, A PFG, Minyor Pernik – Beroe 2:0
Vanco Trajanov made his debut for Minyor Pernik by getting the start and playing until the 75th minute when he was replaced by Hristo Gospodinov.
Bulgaria, A PFG, Kaliakra – Pirin 0:0
Zoran Zlatkovski played from the start for Pirin.
Czech Republic,1. Gambrinus Liga, Příbram – Slovácko 0:1
Ilija Nestorovski started for Slovácko and played until the 81st minute when he was replaced by Radek Szmek.
Czech Republic,1. Gambrinus Liga, Mladá Boleslav – Teplice 3:3
Vladimir Dimitrovski played all 90 minutes for Mladá Boleslav.
Switzerland, Swiss Cup, Bavois – Aarau 1:3
Aco Stojkov returned from his injury for Aarau and started on the bench before he came on in the 62nd minute replacing Marco Aratore. Stojkov had a chance late in the game but his shot was off target.
Turkey, Spor Toto Süper Lig, Sivasspor – Eskişehirspor 1:1
Agim Ibraimi was an unused substitute for the visitors who needed a goal in the fourth minute of stoppage time to equalize and pick up a point.
Turkey, Bank Asya 1. Lig, Gaziantep B.B. – Orduspor 0:0
Muarem Muarem started for Orduspor but was substituted in the 35th minute when Sinan Turan took his place while his teammate Jovan Kostovski played the entire game.
Poland, Ekstraklasa, Górnik Zabrze – GKS Bełchatów 1:0
Zlatko Tanevski once again played all 90 minutes for Bełchatów at RB in a 4-2-3-1 formation but his team suffered a narrow loss.
Poland, Ekstraklasa, Arka Gdynia – Jagiellonia Białystok 1:0
Mirko Ivanovski played the entire game for Arka Gdynia and had two chances between the 55th and 57th minute. First, he received a good ball in the 55th minute and fired a shot just over the goal and then he ran half the field and got around his markers but his shot was saved by the opposing keeper.
Poland, Unibet 1. Liga, Górnik Łęczna – Pogoń Szczecin 1:3
Dejan Miloseski played from the start for Górnik Łęczna and scored the only goal for his team in the 34th minute.
Serbia, Jelen SuperLiga, Borac Čačak – Partizan 0:2
Aleksandar Lazevski was not among the 18 players called up by Partizan as the Partizan manager decided to rest some players following the Champions League encounter earlier in the week while Stefan Spirovski was an unused substitute for Borac.
Serbia, Jelen SuperLiga, Rad – Hajduk Kula 1:0
Aleksandar Todorovski played the entire game for Rad.
Serbia, Jelen SuperLiga, Vojvodina – Metalac 1:1
Daniel Mojsov returned from his injury and played all 90 minutes for Vojvodina while Mario Gjurovski also started before he was substituted in the 61st minute. Gjurovski provided the assist for the lone goal by Vojvodina in the 6th minute after some nice dribbling and a nice cross which was met by Abubakar who scored with his header. Mojsov had two great chances to score for Vojvodina. In the 11th minute, his header was just over the goal and just before halftime, Mojsov hit the post with another header.
Serbia, Jelen SuperLiga, Crvena Zvezda – Javor 1:0
Filip Petrov did not play for Javor.
Serbia, Jelen SuperLiga, Smederevo – Čukarički 2:0
Zoran Todorov started for Smederevo and played until the 79th minute when he was replaced by Miloš Radosavljević.
Croatia, T-Com Prva HNL, Zadar – Istra 1961 2:0
Armend Alimi played from the start for Istra 1961. Alimi had a great chance in the 38th minute but his shot was saved by the Zadar keeper. After the game, Istra 1961 manager Robert Jarni resigned because of the bad results. The new temporary manager for Istra 1961 will be Davor Lasić who up to know was an assistant coach under Jarni.
Croatia, T-Com Prva HNL, Hrvatski Dragovoljac – Šibenik 0:1
Daniel Georgievski played all 90 minutes for the visitors. According to Croatian newspaper Sportnet, Georgievski was named man of the match.
Croatia, T-Com Prva HNL, Inter Zaprešić – Osijek 1:0
Aleksandar Trajkovski was an unused substitute for Inter Zaprešić.
Slovakia, Corgoň Liga, Dunajská Streda – Košice 1:0
Darko Tofiloski played the entire game for Košice and he conceded one goal in the 34th minute.
Hungary, Soproni Liga, Debreceni – Újpest 1:1
Mirsad Mijadinoski was rested by Debreceni since he played the entire game for his team this past Thursday in the Europa League.
Hungary, Soproni Liga, Ferencváros – Siófok 1:2
Nikola Jakimovski did not play for Ferencváros.
Azerbaijan, Unibank Premyer Liqası, MOIK – Neftçi 0:4
Igor Mitreski played the entire game for Neftçi while his teammate Slavco Georgievski was not called up as he was given a rest by Neftçi manager Arif Asadov.
Azerbaijan, Unibank Premyer Liqası, Gabala – Inter Baku 0:1
Filip Despotovski played the entire game for Inter Baku.
Azerbaijan, Unibank Premyer Liqası, Qarabağ – AZAL 0:0
Robert Petrov played all 90 minutes for AZAL.
Azerbaijan, Unibank Premyer Liqası, Mughan – Khazar Lankaran 0:0
Sasko Pandev started on the bench for Mughan before he came on in the 71st minute replacing Vusal Huseynov.
Kazakhstan, Premier League, Shakhter – Lokomotiv Astana 0:1
Both Vlade Lazarevski and Bobi Bozinovski were unused substitutes for Lokomotiv Astana.
South Korea, K-League, Daegu – Incheon United 1:4
Dusan Savić remains out with an injury for Incheon United.
South Korea, K-League, Busan – Gangwon 1:1
Baze Ilijoski started on the bench for Gangwon before he entered the game in the 62nd minute.
Stevica Ristić’s goal for Amkar