Bregalnica Shtip surprised Rabotnichki on the road and recorded a convincing 1:3 victory to move up in the standings.
The visitors from Shtip opened the scoring early in the 5th minute with a strike by Ivan Mitrov. Ten minutes later, it was 2:0 when striker Genc Hyseni scoring the goal this time. Bregalnica maintained its lead and even managed to extend the lead in the 80th minute when Hyseni scored his second of the game to cement the victory for Bregalnica. Veteran striker Borche Manevski scored a late consolation goal for Rabotnchki in the 90th minute from a penalty to complete the scoreline. This was Rabotnichki’s first defeat under new manager Robert Pevnik who took over the club during the winter break. With this result, Bregalnica moved ahead of Rabotnichki on the table as the Shtip based club now has a two point edge over today’s opponents.
Rabotnichki – Bregalnica Shtip 0:3 (0:2)
90′ (pen) Borche Manevski – 5′ Ivan Mitrov, 15′, 80′ Genc Hyseni
All of the remaining games will be played tomorrow.