2017–18 Macedonian Football Cup

The 2017–18 Macedonian Football Cup was the 26th season of Macedonia's football knockout competition. Pelister are the defending champions, having won their second title in the previous year.

2017–18 Macedonian Football Cup
Country Macedonia
Dates16 August 2017 –
23 May 2018
Teams31
Defending championsPelister
ChampionsShkëndija (2nd title)
Runners-upPelister
Matches played23
Goals scored89 (3.87 per match)
Top goal scorer(s)Besart Ibraimi
(8 goals)

Competition calendarEdit

Round Legs Dates played Fixtures Clubs New entries this round
First round (round of 32) Single 16 August 2017[1] 15 31 → 15 none
Second round (round of 16) Double 13 September and
18 October 2017[2]
16 15 → 8 1
Quarter-finals Double 8 and 29 November 2017 8 8 → 4 none
Semi-finals Double 14 March and 11 April 2018 4 4 → 2 none
Final Single 23 May 2018[3] 1 2 → 1 none

First roundEdit

The matches were played on 16 and 30 August 2017.[1][4] Rabotnichki got a bye to the next round.

Team 1  Score  Team 2
16 August 2017
SSK Nova (3) 0–6 Akademija Pandev (1)
Borec (2) 4–0 Vëllazërimi 77 (2)
Kozhuf (2) 1–1 (6–5 p) Novaci (2)
Vardar Negotino (3) 3–5 Gorno Lisiche (2)
Belasica (2) 1–3 Pelister (1)
Plachkovica (2) 0–4 Pobeda (1)
Osogovo (2) 1–2 Bregalnica Shtip (2)
Mogila (3) 0–6 Sileks (1)
Struga (2) 1–0 Makedonija GP (2)
Ohrid (3) w/o Skopje (1)
Zajazi (2) 2–4 Shkupi (1)
Teteks (2) 2–1 Horizont Turnovo (2)
Tikvesh (2) 0–1 Renova (1)
30 August 2017
Gostivar (2) 0–2 Shkëndija (1)
31 August 2017
Lokomotiva (2) 1–4 Vardar (1)

Second roundEdit

The first legs were played on 13 September and the second legs were played on 18 October 2017.[2]

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Bregalnica Shtip (2) 3–8 Pobeda (1) 2–3 1–5
Skopje (1) 6–0 Gorno Lisiche (2) 3–0 3–0
Kozhuf (2) 4–5 Teteks (2) 2–2 2–3
Pelister (1) 7–3 Borec (2) 4–2 3–1
Rabotnichki (1) 2–2 (2–3 p) Shkëndija (1) 1–1 1–1
Renova (1) 5–4 Struga (2) 3–2 2–2
Sileks (1) 1–5 Akademija Pandev (1) 1–0 0–5
Vardar (1) 3–1 Shkupi (1) 1–1 2–0

Quarter-finalsEdit

The first legs were played on 8 November and the second legs were played on 29 November 2017.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Teteks (2) 1–6 Akademija Pandev (1) 0–2 1–4
Renova (1) 4–1 Skopje (1) 2–0 2–1
Pelister (1) 7–4 Pobeda (1) 5–2 2–2
Vardar (1) 1–5 Shkëndija (1) 1–1 0–4

Semi-finalsEdit

The first legs were played on 14 March 2018 and the second legs were played on 11 April 2018.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Shkëndija 3–1 Renova 1–1 2–0
Pelister 3–3 (3–2 p) Akademija Pandev 2–1 1–2
Shkëndija1–1Renova
Report
  • Stojanovski   12'
Attendance: 3,000
Referee: Josip Barton (Tetovo)
Renova0–2Shkëndija
Report
Attendance: 2,000
Referee: Aleksandar Stavrev (Skopje)

Shkëndija won 3–1 on aggregate.


Pelister2–1Akademija Pandev
Report
  • Atanasov   31'
Attendance: 1,000
Referee: Dimitar Mechkarovski (Skopje)
Akademija Pandev2–1Pelister
  • Atanasov   73'
  • Krstovski   89'
Report
  • Markovski   62'
Penalties
Baldovaliev  
Atanasov  
Cheshmedjiev  
Dimov  
Krstovski  
Doriev  
Atanasovski  
2–3   Manevski
  Trifunovski
  Markovski
  Todorovski
  Konjarski
  Dragarski
  Markoski
Attendance: 500
Referee: Dimitar Mechkarovski (Skopje)

3–3 on aggregate. Pelister won 3–2 in penalty shootout.

FinalEdit

Pelister0–3Shkëndija
Report
Attendance: 2,500
Referee: Marjan Markoski (Ohrid)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Ждрепка за Куп: Пелистер против Беласица, Вардар со Локомотива". Ekipa.mk. 7 August 2017. Retrieved 7 August 2017.
  2. ^ a b "Вардар против Шкупи, Работнички со Шкендија". Sportmedia.mk. 1 September 2017. Retrieved 22 September 2017.
  3. ^ "ФИНАЛЕТО НА 23 МАЈ ВО СТРУМИЦА!?" (in Macedonian). Makedonski Sport. 14 April 2018. Archived from the original on 14 April 2018. Retrieved 15 April 2018.
  4. ^ "Куп на Македонија: Пелистер пак тргнува од Струмица, Гостивар е ривалот на Шкендија". Gol.mk. 7 August 2017. Retrieved 7 August 2017.

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