Sport in Bulgaria
Speaking to journalists here on Saturday, Prime Minister Boyko Borissov said that Bulgaria continues to be given as an example because its border is well-protected and there is no migrant pressure. Borissov visited the Panayot Volov stadium, for whose reconstruction the Government allocated 3,000,000 leva.
The Bulgarian government on October 15 demanded the resignation of the President of the Bulgarian Football Union Borislav Mihailov. This happened hours after the Bulgaria-England football match, which was halted twice because of racist chantings at Vasil Levski Stadium last night. The Bulgarian national team lost 0:6.
Bulgaria have been hit with a partial stadium closure by UEFA after their supporters were found guilty of racist behaviour.
The misconduct took place in their matches against Kosovo and the Czech Republic last month.
The Bulgarian FA will be required to block off 5,000 seats for the visit of Gareth Southgate's side.
Stoicho Stoev will be the new coach of Ludogorets, reports Sportal.bg. He will replace Antoni Zdravkov and will take his team this Sunday against Levski at Gerena. Today, the coach is expected to sign a contract with the Bulgarian champion.
Earlier, Sportal reported that Stoev had already split up with Arda. Stoev's assistant in Ludogorets will be Yavor Vulchinov.
A Turkish archer is bringing home the gold from an international tournament in the Bulgarian capital Sofia.