13.3.2018 Maribor. Stadium Ljudski vrt. Slovenian League, round 23. Attendance: 2000. Referee: Andrej Žnidaršič. Assistant referees: Matej Žunič and Rafael Ajdovec (all from Kranj). Fourth official: Roman Glažar (Hajdina). Additional assistant referees: Darjan Kovačič (Grosuplje) and Marko Podgoršek (Duplje). Match Delegate: Janko Turk (Lovrenc na Dravskem polju).
NK MARIBOR: Handanović, Milec, Ivković, Šuler, Viler, Dervišević (85' Vršič), Pihler (55' Bajde), Hotić, Bohar (64' Mešanović), Zahović, Tavares. Substitutes: Cotman, Rajčević, Cretu, Bajde, Kramarič, Vršič, Mešanović. Coach: Darko Milanič.
NK DOMŽALE: Mulalić, Širok, Klemenčič, Dobrovoljc, Melnjak, Husmani, Vetrih (70' Alvir), Ibričić, Kirm (61' Hodžić), Ibraimi (87' Nicholson), Bizjak. Substitutes: Tetičkovič, Žužek, Hodžić, Alvir, Nicholson, Rom, Gnezda Čerin. Coach: Simon Rožman.
Goal scorers: 0-1 Širok (10), 0-2 Bizjak (48), 1-2 Vršič (89)
Yellow cards: Vetrih (30), Dobrovoljc (72), Ivković (75), Milec (78), Ibričić (90), Mulalić (90+3)
A drama with the outcome we did not want. With the result 1–2, that was the first spring and the second league defeat. But also with two referees’ mistakes which took the match in another direction.