Macedonia concedes late goal, loses to Albania in World Cup qualifier

Macedonia concedes late goal, loses to Albania in World Cup qualifier

Macedonia conceded a late goal to Albania in the first qualifier for the 2018 World Cup, losing 2:1 in Shkoder on Tuesday.

The match resumed from the 76. minute, when it was interrupted late on Monday due to last night's storm. Armando Sadiku gave Albania the lead in the 9. minute, but Egzijan Alioski leveled the score early in the second half (51. min).

In the Group G other matches, Spain trashed Liechtenstein 8:0, while Italy won 3:1 away in Israel.