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Eder's goal after 84 minutes kept Antonio Conte's unbeaten streak while coaching La Squadra Azzurra, now ranking second in Group H.
After all the controversy surrounding his call up, Eder silenced his naysayers with the equalizing goal against Bulgaria in the Euro 2016 qualifiers. The player came on the pitch substituting Simone Zaza after almost an hour of playing time, and earned his first goal with the Azzurri against a tough Bulgarian side.
Antonio Conte's men went ahead with an own goal, courtesy of Yordan Minev after... Read the rest of the article »
Bulgaria will hope to surprise EURO 2012 finalists Italy as they welcome them to Sofia on Saturday, March 28th in a EURO 2016 qualifying match. Here are some live TV listings & online streaming options for Bulgaria vs. Italy.
Prior to this Saturday's clash, Bulgaria and Italy have met five times prior, and the stats do not look good in favour of the hosts. The Azzurri have yet to lose to the Lions so far, with three wins and two draws, but the four-time World Cup winners had to work hard in their 2014 World Cup qualifying matches against the Eastern European side, recording a 2-2 stalemate and battling to a slim 1-0 win... Read the rest of the article »
Bulgaria will welcome fellow Eastern European nation Croatia in their second EURO 2016 qualifying match on Friday, October 10th. Find out where to catch the game on TV & online here.
Both Bulgaria and Croatia will head into this match gunning for a win, as each side has three points from their respective opening EURO 2016 qualifying matches against Azerbaijan and Malta respectively. As things stand, Niko Kovac's men are currently also joined by Italy, whom they will face next at the top of Group H and so a win the road will certainly help before taking on the Azzurri next month.
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Rooney has been tipped to find the target in a predicted victory for England over Bulgaria as the UEFA Euro 2012 qualifiers resume on Friday.
Wayne Rooney has been in firing form at club level. He began the season well with a goal against West Bromwich Albion on the first-match of the English Premier League.
Recently, he hit a hat-trick in the Red Devils’ 8-2 roasting of Arsenal. In total, Wayne Rooney has scored 5 goals in 4 games. Fabio Capello is delighted by the English man’s current performance as he told reporters on Thursday:
“Goals... Read the rest of the article »
England will be looking to continue their Euro 2012 qualification push when they travel to face Bulgaria in Sofia.
England currently top qualifying Group G, but are above qualification rivals Montenegro on goal difference alone, and will be looking for a win in Bulgaria. Montenegro will be playing against Wales in Cardiff on Friday night.
Bulgaria are six points behind England and Montenegro, and can drag themselves back into the playoff race with a win over the Three Lions.
Former German international... Read the rest of the article »
Whereas England and Switzerland will lock horns in one of Tuesday’s top Euro 2012 qualifying matches, Bulgaria will entertain Montenegro at the Stadion Vasil Levski in Sofia.
Bulgaria occupy the very last seat in Group G; that’s following their heavy 4-0 defeat away to England last Friday. Hat-trick hero Jermain Defoe exposed their weaknesses and Montenegro – who stunned Wales 1-0 – are out to repeat England’s feat over Bulgaria.
Montenegro manager, Zlatko Kranjcar, revealed his team’s ambitions ahead of Tuesday’s Euro 2012 qualifying... Read the rest of the article »
England 4-0 Bulgaria: Hat Trick Hero Defoe takes the plaudits as England trounce Bulgaria
The Three Lions made light work of the Bulgarians at Wembley Stadium. A hat trick from England's number nine, Jermain Defoe and a first for new boy Adam Johnson allowed England to run out as easy winners in their opening tie of their UEFA Euro 2012 qualifying campaign.
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England’s Euro 2012 qualifying campaign will open with a match against Bulgaria on Friday, September 3. Steven Gerrard is ready to forget about his team’s poor World Cup adventure by bouncing back with a great Euro 2012 qualifying run.
The captain believes that the England national team will win unimpressed fans back if they can do so.
Steven Gerrard, who last time revealed that he would have booed the Three Lions if he was a supporter, perfectly understands why England are in such a tough situation. The Liverpool play maker explained on Thursday:
“The players realize – and the manager too – that we... Read the rest of the article »
England striker Wayne Rooney was arguably the biggest flop during the 2010 World Cup. But ahead of England’s Euro 2012 qualifying match against Bulgaria, Coach Fabio Capello insists that the Manchester United forward is back to form.
Statistics tell that Wayne Rooney hasn’t scored for the Three Lions since September last year as he was goalless as well throughout the World Cup in South Africa. The 24-year-old is also yet to score from open play for the Red Devils since March.
However, his penalty goal for Manchester United against West Ham United in the English Premier League last weekend declares that Wayne Rooney... Read the rest of the article »
After England's awful World Cup it's back to qualification for Fabio Capello's Three Lions, in an attempt to reach the Euro 2012 tournament. They face Bulgaria at Wembley Stadium in their opener, that may be the beginning of a new look younger England set up.
Fabio Capello’s England side will be hoping to get their Euro 2012 campaign off to a good start against Bulgaria at Wembley Stadium, London this Friday. After a disastrous World Cup campaign in South Africa by Capello’s men there have been a few changes for the England squad.
Capello has named a number of relatively new faces to the side and recalled a couple of players that have... Read the rest of the article »
Bulgaria host Montenegro for the Group 8 UEFA world cup qualifying.
With Italy top of the group with a 6 point lead over Bulgaria. Bulgaria´s chances rely on winning all remaining games and attempting to attain second place in the group. Montenegro site in penultimate position with 4 points. Bulgaria will also look at this opportunity to beef up their goal differential which may come in handy. With a win Bulgaria will sit 2 points behind 2nd place Republic of... Read the rest of the article »