Bulgarian National Radio © 2021 All Rights Reserved

Bulgaria starts with victory at UEFA Nations League match

Photo: Reuters

Bulgaria's national football team defeated Slovenia with a 2:1 as a guest at the Stožice Stadium in Ljubljana in the first match of C group of the newly-founded UEFA Nations League tournament. The hero for the "lions" became the striker of the Danish team Midtjylland, Bozhidar Kraev, who scored both hits for the team of Peter Hubchev. For the Slovenes at the end of the first half-time, the midfielder Miha Zajc scored a goal.

The next match for Bulgaria from the same group is on Sunday at the Vasil Levski national stadium in Sofia against the Norwegians, who defeated Cyprus with 2:0.


More from category

Tsvetana Pironkova

Tsvetana Pironkova qualifies for Wimbledon qualifier final round

Bulgaria’s top tennis player Tsvetana Pironkova won versus Naiktha Bains, who was awarded a wildcard, by 6-1, 6-2 after 54 minutes of play. This means Pironkova is going on to the final round of the Wimbledon qualifiers. During the next round..

published on 6/24/21 7:30 PM

International competition in aesthetic group gymnastics kicks off in Sofia

From June 24 to 27, Sofia's Arena Armeec Sports Hall will host the World Championship for women and girls in aesthetic group gymnastics with an accompanying international tournament. In the first two days, 10 Bulgarian teams will compete with..

published on 6/24/21 7:05 AM

Good start for Bulgaria's female tennis players at Wimbledon

Bulgaria's Tsvetana Pironkova easily qualified for the second round of qualifications for Wimbledon, in London, in her 14th participation in the Grand Slam tournament. Bulgaria's leading tennis player defeated in 58 minutes with 6:1, 6:0 the..

published on 6/23/21 4:25 PM