Macedonia closed the qualifiers with a 2:0 win over first placed England thanks to a bicycle kick goal by Jani Atanasov and a stoppage time goal by Dimitar Mitrovski. photo by FFM: Mitrovski celebrates his goal After the disappointing defeats by Latvia and Hungary that saw Macedonia eliminated, the boys did their best in the
Kemal Alomerovik scored one of the two goals in his team’s victory in Hungary, Filip Ivanovski brought the win to his team in Poland, Boban Grncarov also scored but failed to win in Israel, while Velice Sumulikoski played his first game for Ipswich after a long absence. Germany, 1. Bundesliga, Eintracht Frankfurt – Energie Cottbus
Nikolce Noveski with his Mainz is heading good for the promotion to the 1.Bundesliga, Petar Milosevski didn't had much work as his team won 4:0, Vance Sikov and Sasa Ognenovski lost, while all the others who played this weekend draw with their teams.
Adelaide United’s 29-years-old defender, Sasa Ognenovski, will play for Macedonia. FFM contacted him and he officially accepted the offer to wear the red top. He will make his debut on the friendly match against Moldova next month.
First weekend in the New Year and five Macedonian internationals were active. Velice Sumulikoski advanced into the next round of the FA Cup with Ipswich, Sasa Ognenovski maintained with the winning in the far Australia, Jovan Kostovski again came in as a sub for OFI, while Sikov and Milosevski are still searching for a win
Five Macedonian internationals played on the last weekend of the year 2008. Velice Sumulikoski, Goran Popov and Sasa Ognenovski have won with their teams, all three away, while Vance Sikov and Petar Milosevski both lost with their Cypriot teams.
Only Ivan Trickovski, Stevica Ristic and Muharem Bajrami scored this weekend. Vanco Trajanov was red carded in Bulgaria, Nuri Mustafi and Nuredin Bakiu got relegated with their teams in Sweden, Kemal Alomerovik assisted, while Velice Sumulikoski and Vlade Lazarevski are taking back their places into the first eleven.
Fifth goal for Goran Pandev in the Serie A this season. This time he scored against Chievo away. Nikolce Noveski got a red card in the 2. Bundesliga, Goce Sedloski got a lessons against a third league amateurs, while Vlade Lazarevski played a whole match after a while.
Qualifications Tournament Group 7 MP W D L GD P England 8 6 2 0 14:5 20 qualified Turkey 8 6 1 1 17:5 19 play-off (lost) Slovakia 8 3 1 4 11:9 10 Macedonia 8 1 3 4 11:14 6 Liechtenstein 8 0 1 7 2:22 1 Results: 07.09.02
Qualifications Tournament Group E MP W D L GD P Croatia 12 9 2 1 28:8 29 qualified Russia 12 7 3 2 18:7 24 qualified England 12 7 2 3 24:7 23 Israel 12 7 2 3 20:12 23 Macedonia 12 4 2 6 12:12 14 Estonia 12