I’m a world famous pop star but I hit headlines for being sick on Celtic Park pitch – at least Rangers fans were happy

HE’s a singer-songwriter and producer who once was one fifth of one of the biggest pop bands on the planet. And the football daft star has also...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Apr 19

João Klauss: Can St. Louis CITY get more from their Brazilian striker?

Whenever I watch João Klauss, I see an MLS version of Dimitar Berbatov – the Bulgarian legend who starred for a decade in the Premier League with...
MLSSOCCER Apr 18

Work and Pensions Secretary hits out at ‘cold & calculated' £54million benefit cheats gang

A CABINET minister has blasted Britain's biggest benefit cheats for their “cold, calculated” theft of cash for the vulnerable. The gang of five,...
THE SUN Apr 10

Shock moment benefits fraud gang throw £20 notes around after £54m Universal Credit plot run from corner shop

THIS is the shock moment a benefits fraud gang threw £20 notes around amid their £54 million Universal Credit plot run from three corner shops....
THE SUN Apr 10

Britain’s biggest ever benefit fraudsters revealed as Bulgarian gang who swiped £50m to spend on luxury bling

BRITAIN'S biggest benefit fraudsters cheated taxpayers out of £54million and spent it on luxury cars, designer clothes and flashy watches. A gang...
THE SUN Apr 9

Important streaming information for Swansea fixture

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STOKE CITY FC OFFICIAL SITE Apr 9

Leeds United's deck of cards needs its cornerstone back to avoid collapsing

Leeds United are hoping Ilia Gruev will return to the fold sooner rather than later after two painfully difficult matches without their Bulgarian...
LEEDSLIVE Apr 3

Craig Levein backs St Johnstone goalkeeper Dimitar Mitov to bounce back from rare blunder

The Saints boss is certain Bulgarian goalie's confidence will not be dented by his costly mistake against Dundee.
THECOURIER.CO.UK Apr 3

International Fans Day 2024: What's in store for the Lads fans jetting in from around the world?

Photo by Ian Horrocks/Sunderland AFC via Getty ImagesHere, the Lads and Lasses from the Bilbao Black Cats explain what's in store this weekend when...
SBNATION.COM Apr 3

Spotted: Leeds first-team regular not seen with squad ahead of Hull clash

Leeds United midfielder Ilia Gruev has not been spotted with the team to take on Hull City in the Championship on 1 April. The Bulgarian... The...
MOTLEEDSNEWS.COM Apr 1

Important streaming information for Easter Monday fixture

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STOKE CITY FC OFFICIAL SITE Mar 31

MOT View: Farke will be desperate for positive news after Leeds player development last night

Daniel Farke will be hoping for positive news after Ilia Gruev was taken off at half-time during Bulgaria’s friendly with Azerbaijan. Gruev played...
MOTLEEDSNEWS.COM Mar 26

Celtic hero spotted with can of beer on his bag during round of golf – but fans pull him up over choice of lager

AFTER a successful stint at Celtic Park, Hoops fans affectionately came to know him as ‘Stan’. But Stiliyan Petrov has been criticised – for...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Mar 25

Azerbaijan vs Bulgaria Predictions: Team to Win, Form, News and more 25/03/2024

Here are our predictions for the International Friendly between Azerbaijan and Bulgaria on Monday, March 25th 2024.
FOOTBALLCRITIC Mar 25

I struggled to pay my phone bill when I came for my Celtic medical – but now I’m classed as one of the greats

Celtic have a knack of chasing young talent across the globe and bringing them to Parkhead. But Stiliyan Petrov admits that it wasn’t just the...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Mar 24

Preview: Azerbaijan vs. Bulgaria - prediction, team news, lineups

Sports Mole previews Monday's friendly clash between Azerbaijan and Bulgaria, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
SPORTSMOLE.CO.UK Mar 23

Ilia Gruev details Leeds United tactical tweak that provides 'huge advantage' over opponents

The Bulgarian has been central to Leeds United's incredible defensive form in 2024.
YORKSHIRE EVENING POST Mar 22

Preview: Tanzania vs. Bulgaria - prediction, team news, lineups

Sports Mole previews Friday's friendly clash between Tanzania and Bulgaria, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
SPORTSMOLE.CO.UK Mar 20

Leeds ace held talks with Daniel Farke amid lack of playing time, response shared

Ilia Gruev has revealed that he held talks with Leeds United boss Daniel Farke about his lack of playing time earlier this season. The...
MOTLEEDSNEWS.COM Mar 20

Bulgaria - Tanzania predictions

SPORTYTRADER Mar 20

Matchday Memories: On This Day 1971 – The Light Blues & Sky Blues Even Steven In Manchester!

The 1970-71 season is renowned in CCFC folklore as the club’s one and only (so far) foray into the glamour of European football. They had got...
CCFPA.CO.UK Mar 20

“That's not normal” – Brentford's decision to sign player questioned, CEO hailed, ‘deserves a statue'

Last month, Brentford announced that a deal has been agreed with Club Brugge for Igor Thiago to arrive at the club in the summer. The Premier...
SPORT WITNESS Mar 20

Ilia Gruev makes Leeds United Premier League wish after receiving Bulgarian award

The £4million midfielder has been excellent since breaking into the Leeds United team.
YORKSHIRE EVENING POST Mar 19

Leeds United’s Ilia Gruev shares where he “hopes” to be playing next season as he receives int’l accolade

Leeds United midfielder Ilia Gruev has finished second in Bulgaria’s 2023 Player of the Year rankings, as he shares his hopes to be a Premier...
LEEDSALLOVER Mar 19

Still want drama? Five exciting European title races, from Denmark to Bulgaria

While a lot of Europe's top leagues seem largely devoid of intrigue heading into the final weeks of the season, here are five under-the-radar races...
ESPN Mar 19

Fifa announce brand new competition is set to start in days – but fans have probably never heard of it

FIFA have announced a brand-new international competition that is set to start in just days. The Fifa Series will see international teams from...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Mar 4

Ross Barkley should START for England, he’s been ‘amazing’ and I don’t want Jordan Henderson and Kalvin Phillips in squad

talkSPORT’s Jermaine Pennant has called for Ross Barkley to be given an England call-up over Jordan Henderson and Kalvin Phillips. The midfielder...
TALKSPORT Mar 4

What is the FIFA Series? Football’s next national team competitions

FIFA intends to introduce a series of friendly matches in one location come 2026 with a pilot set for the March window in 2024. FIFA is ready to...
BOLAVIP US Feb 28

Sixth ‘Russian spy’ charged with espionage conspiracy in UK after major probe by counter-terror cops

A SIXTH ‘Russian spy’ has been charged with conspiracy to conduct espionage in the UK after a major probe by counter-terror cops. The authorisation...
THE SUN Feb 27

Former Celtic star Cillian Sheridan back in football as he teams up with former Rangers rival

QUEEN’S PARK have completed the signing of former Celtic and Republic of Ireland frontman Cillian Sheridan. SunSport Online revealed the...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Feb 22

Georgi Gospodinov: ‘There was a culture of silence – it was safer not to say what you think'

The Bulgarian author and International Booker prize winner on his newfound fame, how communism influenced his style of writing, and winning praise...
THE GUARDIAN Feb 17

I’m a Brazil legend who won iconic World Cup crown… only TWO players in history are better than me

ROMARIO has claimed only two players in history were better than him during his career. The Brazil legend has boldly suggested he is the third...
THE SUN Feb 13

Stiliyan Petrov names the Celtic moment that changed his life as he 'became a man' under Martin O'Neill

The former Bulgaria star has picked the Hoops agonising defeat to Porto in the 2003 UEFA Cup final as one of the four games that changed his life.
DAILY RECORD Feb 12

My dad is a Premier League cult hero.. now I’m following in his footsteps playing for club who adored him

A MALIAN INTERNATIONAL who starred in the Premier League is now watching on proudly as his son follows in his footsteps at his former club. Former...
THE SUN Feb 12

CF Montréal loan Chinonso Offor to Bulgarian club

TRANSFER TRACKER STATUS: Loan CF Montréal have loaned striker Chinonso Offor to Bulgarian top-flight side FC Arda Kardzhali through 2024 with a...
MLSSOCCER Feb 5

The five X-rated words Hojlund needs to scream at Antony and Garnacho after shocking stat emerges

A MANCHESTER UNITED legend has told Rasmus Hojlund the X-rated instructions he needs to scream at his team-mates after a shock stat emerged. The...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Feb 1

Your Tuesday Kickoff: Which Western Conference teams can break into the 2024 playoffs?

CF Montréal sign Bulgarian midfielder Yankov CF Montréal have acquired midfielder Dominik Yankov from Bulgarian top-flight side Ludogorets. The...
MLSSOCCER Jan 30

I played with Celtic legend Stiliyan Petrov after reaching Champions League final – now I’m an action movie star

STILIYAN PETROV played with some huge names during his time in Scotland and England. The Celtic legend shared the pitch with greats such as...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Jan 30

CF Montréal sign Bulgarian midfielder Dominik Yankov

TRANSFER TRACKER STATUS: Signing CF Montréal have acquired midfielder Dominik Yankov from Bulgarian top-flight side Ludogorets, the club announced...
MLSSOCCER Jan 29

LAFC end loan for Filip Krastev

TRANSFER TRACKER STATUS: Exit LAFC and parent club Lommel SK have mutually agreed to end Filip Krastev's loan, the club announced Saturday. From...
MLSSOCCER Jan 27

Club really didn't want to sell multi-million player to Leeds - Phil Hay

Phil Hay has claimed that Werder Bremen were “reluctant sellers” when it came to Ilia Gruev joining Leeds United in the summer transfer window. The...
MOTLEEDSNEWS.COM Jan 19

I was World Cup hero beside Celtic icon Henrik Larsson before retiring at 28 to marry Miss Sweden & sell vacuum cleaners

IT was a star-studded Sweden squad which made it all the way to third place at the 1994 World Cup in the USA. It must have been – because future...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Jan 16

View: Ilia Gruev could fail at Leeds as Daniel Farke makes 'Problem' admission

With Ethan Ampadu deputising at centre-back against Cardiff City on Saturday, Ilia Gruev was handed his third league start of the season in the...
MOTLEEDSNEWS.COM Jan 16

Dimitar Berbatov on "crazy" Man Utd transfer after "embarrassing" Sir Alex Ferguson jibe

Dimitar Berbatov was a £30m signing for Manchester United from Tottenham back in 2008 but the process to get him to Old Trafford was not a...
MIRROR Jan 14

Victim of Leeds United success may finally be ready to kick up some problems for Daniel Farke

Ilia Gruev has had to patiently wait for a proper chance at Leeds United while Ethan Ampadu has swept all before him since arriving yet there may...
LEEDSLIVE Jan 13

I’m an ex-Man Utd striker… I know what Rasmus Hojlund is going through and I know how to help him bang in the goals

A LEGENDARY Manchester United striker has offered Rasmus Hojlund some advice to help him bang in the goals. The 20-year-old Dane joined the Red...
THE SUN Jan 12

On This Day (8th January 1966): Lads keep up with the very Best!

Monty makes another save on this day, with Denis Law and Len Ashurst watching on. Image taken from ‘The Lads in the Sixties' by Alan Brett and...
SBNATION.COM Jan 8

Rangers looking at 24-year-old Bulgaria international

Rangers are said to be looking at Levski Sofia’s talented.....
IBROX NOISE Jan 5

Rangers transfers: 10 players linked with January move to Ibrox - Bulgarian maestro, Dutch U21 star, 19-goal striker

The Rangers rumour mill has seen various names linked with a move to Govan this month
SCOTSMAN.COM Jan 4

Dimitar Berbatov not confident for Manchester United at Nottingham Forest

Former Manchester United striker Dimitar Berbatov is not confident the Reds will follow up their Boxing Day win at the City Ground this evening....
STRETTYNEWS.COM Dec 30, 2023

Important streaming information for Boxing Day fixture

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STOKE CITY FC OFFICIAL SITE Dec 24, 2023

I was a Manchester United star, Sir Alex Ferguson served us Christmas dinner and academy kids took the p*** out of Cristiano Ronaldo

Whilst most of the country logs off over the Christmas period, footballers are among those that carry on. But what do these stars think about...
TALKSPORT Dec 23, 2023

Important streaming information for Millwall fixture

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STOKE CITY FC OFFICIAL SITE Dec 22, 2023

My dad won the Ballon d’Or and World Cup – now I’m making my own way in football

A BRAZIL icon’s son is following in his father’s footsteps as a professional footballer. His dad was one of the greatest players in the world in...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Dec 21, 2023

My dad won the Ballon d'Or and World Cup – now I'm making my own way in football

A BRAZIL icon’s son is following in his father’s footsteps as a professional footballer. His dad was one of the greatest players in the world in...
THE SUN Dec 21, 2023

Berbatov shocks fans by naming Arsenal star his successor

Former Manchester United star Dimitar Berbatov has named Kai Havertz as the player he thinks is most similar to him. Berbatov enjoyed an impressive...
JUSTARSENAL.COM Dec 20, 2023

Manchester United icon Dimitar Berbatov names Arsenal star Kai Havertz as the player who is most similar to him

Premier League legend Dimitar Berbatov has surprisingly named Kai Havertz as the current player that resembles his playing style the most. The...
TALKSPORT Dec 19, 2023

Kai Havertz is finally winning argument with Arsenal fans and proving why the ‘snowflake’ has had £135m splashed on him

HE'S cost around £135million in combined transfer fees. He's scored the winner in a Champions League final. ARSENALKai Havertz joined Arsenal from...
THE SUN Dec 18, 2023

St Johnstone goalkeeper Dimitar Mitov used to be a striker and he knows goals will come for Perth side

The Bulgarian international believes Saints have the players to put away more chances.
THECOURIER.CO.UK Dec 16, 2023

Important streaming information for WBA fixture

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STOKE CITY FC OFFICIAL SITE Dec 15, 2023

Fans loving Ross Barkley’s ‘redemption arc’ as ex-Chelsea ace tipped to replace City flop in England squad for Euro 2024

HE starred against Arsenal, and Ross Barkley has now stole the show against the European champions. The Luton Town midfielder, 30, was in...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Dec 10, 2023

Matchday Memories: On This Day 1970 – Sky Blues Score A Stoke Success!

On this day (5th December) in 1970 the Sky Blues, under Noel Cantwell‘s tutelage, took on Stoke City at Highfield Road in a Division One game. This...
CCFPA.CO.UK Dec 5, 2023

Aberdeen facing snowstorms and temperatures of minus SEVEN as they take on HJK Helsinki on Thursday

ABERDEEN are facing the prospect of playing in freezing conditions when they travel to fake HJK Helsinki. Barry Robson’s team travel to the...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Nov 28, 2023

Matchday Memories: On This Day 1970 – Cantwell’s CCFC Create West Ham Win At Boleyn

Season 1970-71 was the Club’s first ever season playing in Europe and they won their first pair of ties in September in the EUFA Cup against...
CCFPA.CO.UK Nov 28, 2023

Controversial president of the Bulgarian soccer federation resigns following mass protests

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Borislav Mihaylov, the controversial president of the Bulgarian soccer federation and a former national team goalkeeper,…
WTOP.COM Nov 27, 2023

Academy Blades shine abroad

Three United academy stars enjoyed positive international breaks as Ryan Oné, Oliver Arblaster and Will Osula all experienced a winning end to...
SHEFFIELD UTD OFFICIAL SITE Nov 23, 2023

Juventus international recap | Chiesa stars, Yildiz marks his arrival with a debut goal

Photo by Maja Hitij/Getty ImagesA number of Juve players had significant roles to play over this international break It has certainly been an...
BLACKWHITEREADALLOVER.COM Nov 22, 2023

Barcelona legend slams decision to name Jude Bellingham Golden Boy despite branding England star mix of three icons

BARCELONA legend Hristo Stoichkov has slammed the decision to name Jude Bellingham as the Golden Boy Award winner. But the Bulgarian icon still...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Nov 21, 2023

Internationals: Stanno Makes U21 Debut!

Jay Stansfield almost marked his England Under-21s debut with a goal on Saturday, when he was denied by the post after a neat swivel on the edge of...
FULHAM FC OFFICIAL SITE Nov 20, 2023

'Failed' - Int'l media react to Leeds United man after Sunday draw

Leeds United midfielder Ilia Gruev played the full 90 minutes of Bulgaria’s 2-2 draw with Serbia in Euro 2024 qualifying on Sunday 19 November....
MOTLEEDSNEWS.COM Nov 20, 2023

Stoichkov can understand Vlahovic frustrations at Juventus

Bulgarian Hristo Stoichkov can understand Dusan Vlahovic's frustrations at Juventus. Read more on Tribal Football
TRIBALFOOTBALL.COM Nov 20, 2023

Dominik Szoboszlai Scores A Quick Brace For Hungary

Photo by Laszlo Szirtesi/Getty ImagesThe Liverpool midfielder continued his incredible start to the season with two quick goals against Montenegro...
SBNATION.COM Nov 20, 2023

Dominik Szoboszlai downs a shot in the stands after scoring twice to help Hungary qualify for Euro 2024... as the Liverpool star leads the celebrations following Montenegro win

The win meant Szoboszlai's side finished top of qualifying Group G in the European qualification groups, ahead of Serbia - in second - and...
DAILY MAIL ONLINE Nov 20, 2023

Serbia seal historic Euro 2024 finals place after nervy draw with Bulgaria

Serbia reach first Euros as independent nation after 2-2 draw Hungary's fight back to end Montenegro's qualification hopes Serbia have qualified...
THE GUARDIAN Nov 19, 2023

Video: Emotional Liverpool star could not hold back tears after helping country qualify for major tournament

Hungary drew 2-2 to Bulgaria on Thursday night and the result helped the country to qualify for the 2024 European Championships next summer in...
CAUGHTOFFSIDE Nov 19, 2023

Preview: Serbia vs. Bulgaria - prediction, team news, lineups

Sports Mole previews Sunday's Euro Champ Qualifying clash between Serbia and Bulgaria, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
SPORTSMOLE.CO.UK Nov 17, 2023

Serbia - Bulgaria predictions

SPORTYTRADER Nov 17, 2023

Leeds United man narrowly escapes red card as 'dozens arrested' amid fan protest riot police drama

Leeds United midfielder Ilia Gruev was shown a straight red card during Bulgaria's 2-2 UEFA Euro qualifier with Hungary on Thursday night, however...
YORKSHIRE EVENING POST Nov 17, 2023

St Johnstone star Dan Phillips involved in VAR drama against USA but Trinidad suffer later Nations League heartbreak

Dimitar Mitov was left on the bench for Bulgaria's draw against Hungary.
THECOURIER.CO.UK Nov 17, 2023

Liverpool Internationals Round-Up: Salah Scores Four For Egypt

Photo by Fareed Kotb/Anadolu Agency via Getty ImagesElsewhere, Diogo Jota and Dominik Szoboszlai also had a good day for their countries. Mohamed...
SBNATION.COM Nov 17, 2023

Hungary qualify for Euro '24 after dramatic draw

Hungary qualified for the Euro 2024 finals with a game to spare after a last-gasp own goal from Alex Petkov earned them a 2-2 away draw against...
ESPN Nov 16, 2023

Euro 2024: Hungary book place with late leveller, Sweden humbled by Azerbaijan

Hungary qualify from Group G with 2-2 draw in Bulgaria Sweden lose 3-0 to 10 men in Baku, Spain see off Cyprus Hungary qualified for the Euro 2024...
THE GUARDIAN Nov 16, 2023

Violence breaks out as Bulgaria fans protest ahead of Euro 2024 qualifier

Fans took to the streets of Sofia expressing their frustration with the Bulgarian Football Union
THE INDEPENDENT Nov 16, 2023
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