2013–14 Macedonian First Football League

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Macedonian First League
Season 2013–14
Champions Rabotnički
4th domestic title
Relegated Gorno Lisiče
Makedonija GjP
Napredok
Gostivar
Champions League Rabotnički
Europa League Turnovo
Metalurg
Shkëndija
Matches played 198
Goals scored 518 (2.62 per match)
Top goalscorer Dejan Blaževski (19)
Biggest home win Vardar 6–0 Napredok
Biggest away win Pelister 0–4 Renova
Gostivar 1–5 Metalurg
Renova 2–6 Rabotnički
Highest scoring Rabotnički 5–3 Turnovo
Renova 2–6 Rabotnički
Longest winning run 7 games
Shkëndija
Longest unbeaten run 13 games
Vardar
Longest winless run 21 games
Napredok
Longest losing run 9 games
Napredok
Gostivar

The 2013–14 Macedonian First League was the 22nd season of the Macedonian First Football League, the highest football league of Macedonia. Vardar are the defending champions after winning their seventh Macedonian championship at the end of the 2012–13 season. It began on 4 August 2013 and ended on 18 May 2014. This was the final season with 12 teams, because the Football Federation of Macedonia approved reducing the league to 10 teams. Therefore, 4 teams was directly relegated.[1]

Participating teams[edit]

After a 3-year spell out of the First League, FK Makedonija Gjorče Petrov from Skopje is returning. FK Gostivar and FK Gorno Lisiče will be making their debut in the highest league of Macedonia.

Location of teams in 2013–14 Macedonian First League
Club City Stadium Capacity
FK Bregalnica Štip Gradski stadion Štip 4,000
FK Euromilk Gorno Lisiče Skopje Stadion Gorno Lisiče1 1,500
FK Gostivar Gostivar Gradski stadion Gostivar 1,000
FK Makedonija GjP Skopje Stadion Gjorče Petrov 3,000
FK Metalurg Skopje Stadion Železarnica 3,000
FK Napredok Kičevo Gradski stadion Kičevo 5,000
FK Pelister Bitola Stadion Tumbe Kafe 8,000
FK Rabotnički Skopje Arena Filip II 33,460
FK Renova Džepčište Gradski stadion Tetovo 15,000
FK Shkëndija Tetovo Gradski stadion Tetovo 15,000
FK Horizont Turnovo Turnovo Stadion Kukuš 1,500
FK Vardar Skopje Arena Filip II 33,460

1 Gorno Lisiče was played their home games on Boris Trajkovski Stadium because their Stadion Gorno Lisiče doesn't fulfill criteria for First League.

Personnel and kits[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as has been defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

Team Manager Captain Kit manufacturer Shirt sponsor
Bregalnica Turkey Güneş, AliAli Güneş Republic of Macedonia Zdravkov, GoranGoran Zdravkov
Gorno Lisiče Republic of Macedonia Milošević, LjubodragLjubodrag Milošević Republic of Macedonia Pandovski, AleksandarAleksandar Pandovski Euromilk
Gostivar Republic of Macedonia Mitev, MiteMite Mitev Nike
Makedonija GjP Republic of Macedonia Sekulovski, MarjanMarjan Sekulovski Nike
Metalurg Republic of Macedonia Zaharievski, SrgjanSrgjan Zaharievski Republic of Macedonia Krstev, MileMile Krstev Legea Makstil
Napredok Republic of Macedonia Mateski, DraganDragan Mateski Legea
Pelister Republic of Macedonia Bočeski, DraganDragan Bočeski Republic of Macedonia Pašovski, GoranGoran Pašovski Jako Pelisterka
Rabotnički Republic of Macedonia Angelovski, IgorIgor Angelovski Republic of Macedonia Todorovski, BlažeBlaže Todorovski Joma
Renova Republic of Macedonia Osmani, QatipQatip Osmani Republic of Macedonia Emini, IzairIzair Emini Jako Renova
Shkëndija Albania Duro, ShpëtimShpëtim Duro Republic of Macedonia Položani, ArtimArtim Položani Nike Ecolog
Turnovo Republic of Macedonia Sedloski, GoceGoce Sedloski Republic of Macedonia Dimovski, StojanStojan Dimovski Jako Vitaminka
Vardar Russia Andreyev, SergeySergey Andreyev Serbia Bojović, RadenkoRadenko Bojović Li-Ning

League table[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 Rabotnički (C) 33 18 8 7 66 35 +31 62 2014–15 UEFA Champions League Second qualifying round
2 Horizont Turnovo 33 18 6 9 61 33 +28 60 2014–15 UEFA Europa League First qualifying round 1
3 Metalurg 33 16 11 6 48 29 +19 59
4 Shkëndija 33 16 9 8 53 32 +21 57
5 Vardar 33 15 11 7 55 32 +23 56
6 Pelister 33 14 10 9 40 40 0 52
7 Bregalnica Štip 33 11 11 11 34 34 0 44
8 Renova 33 10 14 9 42 46 −4 44
9 Euromilk Gorno Lisiče (R) 33 9 12 12 34 37 −3 39 Relegation to 2014–15 Macedonian Second League
10 Makedonija (R) 33 9 5 19 40 56 −16 32
11 Napredok (R) 33 3 9 21 27 75 −48 18
12 Gostivar (R) 33 3 6 24 19 70 −51 15

Source: Standings
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored
1 Metalurg qualified through the 2013–14 Macedonian Football Cup for the first qualifying round of the 2014–15 UEFA Europa League.
(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (E) = Eliminated; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round.

Results[edit]

Every team will play three times against each other team for a total of 33 matches. The first 22 matchdays will consist of a regular double round-robin schedule. The league standings at this point will then be used to determine the games for the last 11 matchdays.

Matches 1–22[edit]

Home ╲ Away BRE EGL GOS MGP MET NAP PEL RAB REN ŠKE TUR VAR
Bregalnica Štip 1–1 2–1 0–0 0–0 2–2 3–0 1–1 0–0 1–1 2–0 1–1
Euromilk Gorno Lisiče 0–3 2–2 1–0 0–0 2–0 2–2 1–0 1–2 2–1 0–2 2–2
Gostivar 0–1 0–2 0–1 3–1 0–0 1–1 2–0 1–1 0–0 0–1 1–2
Makedonija 3–0 0–1 4–0 1–1 3–1 0–0 2–3 2–1 0–0 2–1 1–3
Metalurg 1–2 2–1 4–0 1–0 0–0 2–4 0–0 1–0 2–0 1–0 3–0
Napredok 0–2 1–1 3–0 2–1 0–2 2–2 1–3 1–1 0–0 2–2 0–1
Pelister 1–0 1–0 1–0 2–1 2–2 4–0 1–0 0–4 1–0 0–0 1–2
Rabotnički 3–0 2–2 2–0 1–0 1–1 4–3 4–0 0–0 5–0 5–3 2–1
Renova 3–1 0–0 3–0 2–1 1–1 2–0 1–2 1–1 1–3 4–2 0–0
Shkëndija 2–0 0–3 4–0 3–0 0–0 3–2 0–0 2–2 0–0 0–3 3–1
Horizont Turnovo 3–1 1–1 5–1 5–1 0–0 4–0 0–2 3–0 4–0 3–1 2–0
Vardar 1–0 2–0 4–0 4–1 3–0 3–0 1–1 1–1 1–1 0–0 1–1

Source: MacedonianFootball.com
^ The home team is listed in the left-hand column.
Colours: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Matches 23–33[edit]

Home ╲ Away BRE EGL GOS MGP MET NAP PEL RAB REN ŠKE TUR VAR
Bregalnica Štip 3–0 1–2 0–1 1–0 0–0
Euromilk Gorno Lisiče 0–0 1–1 3–1 4–1 0–2
Gostivar 1–5 2–3 0–3 1–2 0–2
Makedonija 2–1 1–3 1–3 1–2 2–2
Metalurg 1–0 2–0 3–1 2–2 1–2 1–2 2–1
Napredok 1–3 1–3 1–3 0–2 0–0
Pelister 1–1 1–0 2–0 2–1 1–3 1–2
Rabotnički 4–0 2–0 3–0 2–0 1–2 3–1
Renova 1–0 1–1 0–1 4–2 2–1 2–6
Shkëndija 0–2 4–0 4–0 3–1 5–0
Horizont Turnovo 2–0 4–0 1–0 1–0 1–1 0–2
Vardar 1–0 6–0 0–0 5–1 1–2 2–1

Source: MacedonianFootball.com
^ The home team is listed in the left-hand column.
Colours: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Top scorers[edit]

As of 18 May 2014
Rank Player Club Goals
1 Republic of Macedonia Dejan Blazhevski Horizont Turnovo 19
2 Republic of Macedonia Borche Manevski Rabotnički 17
3 Republic of Macedonia Muzafer Ejupi Horizont Turnovo 15
4 Brazil Stênio Júnior Pelister & Shkëndija 13
Republic of Macedonia Krste Velkoski Rabotnički
6 Republic of Macedonia Ermedin Adem Makedonija Gj. P. 11
7 Republic of Macedonia Vladimir Mojsovski Napredok 10
Republic of Macedonia Aco Stojkov Vardar
Bulgaria Dimitar Vodenicharov Pelister
Croatia Bojan Vručina Shkëndija
  • Players whose names are written in italic letters played only in the first part of the League

References[edit]

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