RUSSIA TOO STRONG IN SKOPJE
As you may all have noticed, Macedonia lost yesterday 0-2 in the Euro 2008 qualifying match against Guus Hiddink's Russia.
Russia was too strong for Macedonia, allready in the first 32 minutes Russia leaded with the decisive 2 goals, following by Macedonia's best goal chance in the 34th minute, a header from striker Goran Maznov which fell into the arms of Russian goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev.
After the break Macedonia improved their gameplay however weren't able to score a goal and get even with the Russians.
During the game the Macedonian special police forces clashed with some of the Russian supporters.
MD: Very poor game, we needed this one! Some blaim Srecko, some because of missing Pandev and Naumovski and even some think the match was fixed. Or is it just a matter of weakness? aren't we ready for the big tournament yet?