Midweek internationals performances

Arijan Ademi (C)Ezgjan Alioski recorded an assist for Schaffhausen, Arijan Ademi and Dinamo Zagreb reached the Croatian Cup final, while Krste Velkoski returned to the starting lineup for Sarajevo.

Slovenia, Pokal Slovenije, Celje – Maribor 0:0
Agim Ibraimi opened on the bench for Maribor before he was introduced in the 59th minute to take the spot of Amir Dervišević. Ibraimi was mostly quiet as Maribor was eliminated from the Slovenian Cup by losing 3:2 on aggregate.

Agim gets ready to enter the game

Slovenia, Pokal Slovenije, Domžale – Koper 1:1
Dejan Peshevski was an unused substitute for Koper. His team won 2:1 on aggregate to set up a matchup against Celje in the domestic cup final.

Croatia, Hrvatski Nogometni Kup, Rijeka – Dinamo Zagreb 0:0
Arijan Ademi started in defensive midfield for Dinamo Zagreb and played until the 76th minute when he was replaced by Gonçalo Santos. Dinamo Zagreb held off Rijeka over two legs to reach the final of the Croatian Cup. There, their opponent will be RNK Split.

Hungary, Magyar Ligakupa, Videoton – Debrecen 0:2
Mirko Ivanovski got the start for Videoton and played until the 67th minute when he made way for Róbert Feczesin. Ivanovski had his best chance in the 53rd minute when he received a good through ball, but his effort was saved by the opposing keeper.

Ivanovski during the game

Switzerland, Challenge League, Schaffhausen – Winterthur 3:2
Ezgjan Alioski played all 90 minutes for Schaffhausen and collected an assist on the opening goal in the 29th minute. His cross from the left hand side was volleyed home by Igor Tadic. Alioski was also shown a yellow card in the 35th minute.

To view Alioski’s assist, click here (at 00:45 of video).

Bosnia and Herzegovina, BH Telecom Premijer Liga, Olimpic – Sarajevo 0:1
Both Krste Velkoski of Sarajevo and Filip Gligorov of Olimpic played the entire game for their respective teams. Sarajevo notched an early goal in the 5th minute to take home all three points. Velkoski returned to the starting lineup after Sarajevo brought back manager Dženan Uščuplić and dismissed Meho Kodro.

Velkoski and Gligorov compete for the ball

Cyprus, Coca-Cola Cup, Omonia – APOEL 0:0
Valmir Nafiu did not make the matchday squad of APOEL.

Italy, Lega Pro/Group C, Martina Franca – Casertana 1:3
Filip Pivkovski began the game on the bench for Martina Franca before he made his way onto the pitch in the 75th minute to substitute Hysen Memolla.

Albania, Kupa e Shqipërisë, Laçi – Tirana 1:0
Kire Ristevski played all 90 minutes for Tirana who was eliminated from the Albanian Cup with this loss to Laçi.

Albania, Kupa e Shqipërisë, Skenderbeu – Kukësi 1:1
Aco Stojkov opened on the bench for Skenderbeu before he was introduced in the 62nd minute to replace Bernard Berisha. Just like Tirana, Skenderbeu was also bounced from the competition (1:2 on aggregate), setting up a final between Kukësi and Laçi in the domestic cup.

Azerbaijan, Azerbaycan Kuboku, Simurq – Qarabağ 0:0
Muarem Muarem played the entire game for Qarabağ in the goalless draw against Simurq. Despite the result, Qarabağ still did enough to reach the Azeri Cup final after they won 1:0 in the first leg. Qarabağ will face Neftçi in the final on June 3.

Muarem during the game

Romania, Liga I, Rapid București – Concordia 1:0
Hristijan Dragarski was not included in the 18 player matchday squad by Concordia.

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