Teams: the Toothless Lions
We will play in this year's Kirin Cup edition along with the hosts Japan, Denmark and BiH. Our semifinal is vs. Japan on Friday, 3 June @12:40 CET.
We have been in a decent run of results lately, beating Portugal and Macedonia away. Also, we have won our last three games in Japan:
Head-to-head matches: JAPAN - BULGARIA
25.01.1976 FRI Japan Bulgaria 1 : 3
28.01.1976 FRI Japan Bulgaria 1 : 1
01.02.1976 FRI Japan Bulgaria 0 : 3
09.05.2006 KIR Japan Bulgaria 1 : 2
30.05.2013 FRI Japan Bulgaria 0 : 2
The first-choice GK Vlado Stoyanov was not released by his team Ludogorets, on the formal grounds of being injured (although he is on vacation in Turkey right now). A third division player (Chorbadjiyski from CSKA Sofia) was called up in the Bulgarian NT for the first time .
Plamen 'The Tiger' Iliev (FC Botosani)
Al. Alexandrov (Levski)
Strahil Popov (Kasimpasa)
Zhivko Milanov (APOEL)
Chorbadjiyski (CSKA Sofia)
Ivo Ivanov (Beroe)
Velev (Lokomotiv Plovdiv)
M. Alexandrov (Legia)
Georgi Milanov (CSKA Moscow)
Galin Ivanov (Samsunspor)
Ivelin Popov (Spartak Moscow)
Ventsislav 'The Mad Perch' Hristov (Levski)
Well done, Kitties!
Last edited by Beaux Balkans; May 30th, 2016 at 05:57.