Gjanni Alioski was on target last night for Macedonia in their 2-0 victory over Gibraltar in the UEFA Nations League.
| @ezgjanalioski makes it 2-0 for Macedonia in tonight’s Nations League game against Gibraltar https://t.co/64qkDqmd0z— Leeds United (@LUFC) September 6, 2018
Alioski scored the second, and final, goal of the night in the 35th minute as Macedonia won their opening match of the UEFA Nations League.
You might be wondering what the heck the Nations League exactly is, and you wouldn’t be alone. Here are a couple guides to what the whole thing is and why it matters. Hint: It involves Euro 2020.
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