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December 11, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Interior Ministry said that it detained nine football players as part of an investigation into suspected match-fixing on December 9, as part of a police operation that also seized […]

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Late equaliser keeps Ludogorets Europa League hopes alive

November 27, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian champions Ludogorets Razgrad drew 2-2 against Liverpoool in their Uefa Champions League match in Sofia on November 26, keeping their hopes o ...

Vassil Levski National Stadium in Sofia could soon find itself under new ownership of a public-private partnership. Photo: dimnikolov/

Sofia police planning tight security ahead of Liverpool – Ludogorets match

November 25, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Police in the Bulgarian capital Sofia will be closely monitoring football fans in the city for the Liverpool – Ludogorets match to be played on Nove ...

Klitschko, left, knocked out Pulev in the fifth round to retain his IBF title. Screenshot from Nova Televizia.

Bulgaria’s Pulev says Klitschko camp sued over doping hints

November 25, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian boxer Koubrat Pulev showed no sign of burying the hatchet and once again accused heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko of using “dir ...

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    Bulgaria fires national football team coach Penev
    November 20, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria Football Union (BFU) executive committee decided on November 20 to terminate the contract of national team head coach Lyuboslav Penev following a string of poor results that have effectively […]

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    Uefa hands zero points to Serbia, Albania after abandoned match
    October 24, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Football’s governing body in Europe, Uefa, decided that neither team will receive any points following the abandoned Euro 2016 qualifying match between Serbia and Albania in Belgrade earlier this month. […]

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    Bulgaria’s Dimitrov continues London chase in Basel
    October 22, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov continues his pursuit for a place in the year-end ATP World Tour Finals in London this week as the fifth-seed in the Swiss Indoors Open in Basel. […]