FK Sileks


FK Sileks (Macedonian: ФК Силекс) is a football club based in Kratovo, North Macedonia who play in the Macedonian First League.

Sileks
Full nameFudbalski klub Sileks Kratovo
Nickname(s)Кратовци (Kratovo Boys)
Founded1965; 56 years ago (1965)
GroundGradski stadion Sileks
Capacity1,800
ChairmanMite Andonovski
ManagerGoran Simov
League Macedonian First League
2020–219th (relegated)

History


The club was founded in 1965.

Sileks biggest accomplishment in 90s came in the Yugoslav Cup where they reached the quarter-final. It was a remarkable achievement considering they defeated both Sarajevo teams, FK Željezničar and FK Sarajevo in back to back rounds. Since the formation of the First Macedonian Football League, they played at top level from the start until their relegation in 2013. Their biggest success happened during the 90s, when they won three league titles (including a record five time runners-up) and two national cups.[1]

  • After 24 years finally Silkes managed to win the Macedonian cup. Beating Akademia Pandev on PK 3-2 after scoreless draw 0-0 in 120 mins extra time.

Home ground


Stadium Sileks (Macedonian: Градски стадион Силекс-Кратово) is a multi-purpose stadium in Kratovo, North Macedonia. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of FK Sileks. The stadium holds 1,800 seats.

Sileks Stadium

Honours


Macedonian First League:

Macedonian Second League:

Macedonian Republic Cup:

  • Winners (2): 1988–89, 1989–90

Macedonian Football Cup:

Recent seasons


Season League Cup European competitions
Division P W D L F A Pts Pos
1992–93 1. MFL 34 17 6 11 72 50 40 2nd
1993–94 1. MFL 30 18 8 4 56 19 44 2nd W
1994–95 1. MFL 30 18 6 6 66 28 60 2nd RU
1995–96 1. MFL 28 21 7 0 74 20 70 1st R2 Cup Winners' Cup R1
1996–97 1. MFL 26 19 5 2 83 23 62 1st W UEFA Cup PR
1997–98 1. MFL 25 15 3 7 40 21 48 1st SF Champions League QR1
1998–99 1. MFL 26 17 6 3 66 22 57 2nd SF Champions League QR1
1999–00 1. MFL 26 11 7 8 43 29 40 6th QF
2000–01 1. MFL 26 14 1 11 52 40 43 5th R2
2001–02 1. MFL 20 11 2 7 48 35 35 7th QF
2002–03 1. MFL 33 14 4 15 40 35 46 6th SF
2003–04 1. MFL 33 20 6 7 67 32 66 2nd R1
2004–05 1. MFL 33 15 5 12 56 37 51 4th SF UEFA Cup QR1
2005–06 1. MFL 33 10 11 12 54 58 41 9th SF Intertoto Cup R1
2006–07 1. MFL 33 12 5 16 54 50 41 9th R1
2007–08 1. MFL 33 10 11 12 33 36 41 9th R2
2008–09 1. MFL 30 9 9 12 38 41 36 7th QF
2009–10 1. MFL 26 8 8 10 29 33 32 5th R2
2010–11 1. MFL 33 13 8 12 39 38 47 5th R2
2011–12 1. MFL 33 13 3 17 42 51 42 6th R2
2012–13 1. MFL 33 6 5 22 33 61 23 12th ↓ SF
2013–14 2. MFL 29 20 4 5 66 24 64 1st ↑ R2
2014–15 1. MFL 32 10 11 11 33 42 41 5th R2
2015–16 1. MFL 32 12 8 12 35 40 44 3rd QF
2016–17 1. MFL 36 11 14 11 41 43 47 6th QF Europa League QR1
2017–18 1. MFL 36 13 11 12 30 37 50 5th R2
2018–19 1. MFL 36 11 11 14 27 39 44 8th QF
2019–20 1. MFL Abandoned due to COVID-19 pandemic[2]
2020–21 1. MFL 33 10 6 17 36 45 36 9th ↓ W

Sileks in Europe


UEFA club competition record

CompetitionPlayedWinDrawLostForAgainst
UEFA Champions League511329
UEFA Cup/Europa League8215613
UEFA Europa Conference League201112
UEFA Cup Winners' Cup411268
UEFA Intertoto Cup200246
Total2144131938

Results

Season Competition Round Opponent Home Away Aggregate
1995–96 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup QR Vác FC Samsung 3–1 1–1 4–2
R1 Borussia Mönchengladbach 2–3 0–3 2–6
1996–97 UEFA Cup PR ÍA Akranes 1–0 0–2 1–2
1997–98 UEFA Champions League QR1 Beitar Jerusalem 1–0 0–3 1–3
1998–99 UEFA Champions League QR1 Club Brugge 0–0 1–2 1–2
1999–00 UEFA Cup QR Shakhtar Donetsk 2–1 1–3 3–4
2004–05 UEFA Cup QR1 Maribor 0–1 1–1 1–2
2005 UEFA Intertoto Cup R1 Beitar Jerusalem 1–2 3–4 4–6
2016–17 UEFA Europa League QR1 Vaduz 1–2 1–3 2–5
2020–21 UEFA Champions League QR1 Qarabağ N/A 0–4 N/A
UEFA Europa League QR2 Drita 0–2 N/A N/A
2021–22 UEFA Europa Conference League QR1 Petrocub Hîncești 1–1 0–1 1–2

Players


Current squad

As of 6 July 2021

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

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK  MKD Daniel Bozhinovski
2 DF  MKD Antonio Mitrev
3 DF  MKD Bojan Rajkov
4 MF  MKD David Manasievski
5 DF  MKD Stojan Stojchevski
6 DF  MKD Arsim Lamallari
7 FW  MKD Antonio Kalanoski
8 MF  MKD Darko Aleksovski
9 FW  MKD Sasho Dukov
10 MF  MKD Burhan Aliji
11 MF  MKD Robert Mitev
No. Pos. Nation Player
12 GK  MKD Hristijan Petkovski
14 DF  MKD Bozhidar Mitrevski
15 DF  MKD Kristijan Dodevski
18 FW  MKD Aleksandar Trajchevski
19 DF  MKD Martin Dimoski
20 MF  MKD Blagojche Spirkoski
21 DF  MKD Joran Serafimovski
22 FW  MKD Antonio Bozhinoski
23 MF  MKD Lazar Peev
25 GK  MKD Metodija Velkovski
MF  MKD Gjorgji Tanushev

Historical list of coaches


References