Will either wrap up 2022 with a victory in Skopje?
North Macedonia were held to a 1-1 draw by Finland on Thursday; Enis Bardhi equalising with a second half penalty.
This year will always be remembered in North Macedonia as the one in which they beat Italy in the World Cup play-off semi-finals.
The Lynxes were just one game away from being in Qatar right now, but were ousted by Portugal in that final.
Blagoja Milevski’s side will meet Italy again in Euro 2024 qualifying, also taking on England, Ukraine and Malta in a very tough group.
Here, North Macedonia will fancy their chances of victory.
As for Azerbaijan, they beat Moldova on Wednesday, thanks to goals from Emin Mahmudov and Aleksey İsayev in Chişinău.
This means Gianni De Biasi’s side have actually won four game in a row, following Nations League victories over Belarus, Slovakia and Kazakhstan.
This is Azerbaijan’s longest winning streak of all-time, but will it come to an end at Toše Proeski National Arena?