Linfield and Portadown earned draws in the first legs of their Champions League and Europa League qualifiers respectively.
Northern Ireland champions Linfield drew 0-0 with Torshavn in their Champions League first-round first-leg qualifying clash at Windsor Park.
Peter Thompson's 38th-minute penalty was expertly saved by Meinhardt Joensen to deny the hosts the best chance of the game.
The second leg will be played on Tuesday July 10, with the winners facing Cypriot side AEL Limassol in the second qualifying round
Portadown drew 0-0 away to Macedonia's Shkendija in the first leg of their Europa League first qualifying round tie.
Much of the game was played in heat up to 40 degrees Celsius at the Milano Arean in Kumanovo late on Tuesday afternoon.
Next week's home leg will take place on Tuesday July 10 at Shamrock Park.