Bulgaria expels two Russian diplomats suspected of spying

Bulgaria summoned Moscow’s ambassador on Friday after two men based at the Russian embassy in Sofia were accused of spying and ordered to leave the country. A consular first secretary and an official at Russia’s trade representation, both men, collected “state secrets in order to transfer it to a foreign state or organisation,” the chief…

Bulgaria fans’ racism: Racist abuse of England players leads to stadium ban

England players chose to continue after the game in Sofia was halted twiceBulgaria have been ordered to play two matches behind closed doors – one suspended for two years – for their fans’ racist abuse of England players in a Euro 2020 qualifier.England’s 6-0 win in Sofia was stopped twice and could have been abandoned,…

Uefa to decide Bulgaria punishment for racist abuse in England qualifier

The Euro 2020 qualifier between Bulgaria and England was stopped twice under the new Uefa protocol for dealing with racismA Uefa disciplinary panel will meet on Monday to decide Bulgaria’s punishment for the racist abuse England players suffered during the Euro 2020 qualifier in Sofia.Punishments range from a monetary fine to a stadium closure or…