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The teams of Pirin and Botev Vratsa open the program of the ninth round in the First League with a clash at the “Hristo Botev” stadium in Blagoevgrad, which will start in 6:15 p.m!
The “Eagles” are in the penultimate 15th place in the standings with an asset of only 3 points after the first 8 rounds. Vracani are in 12th position with a total of 7 points after the same number of matches. Last weekend, Pirin ended 0:0 in their visit to Hebar Pazardjik, and Botev lost at home to Levski with 0:2.
The second match of the day from Friday’s program in the First League is a capital derby – Slavia accepts Lokomotiv Sofia at the “Alexander Shalamanov” stadium from 8:30 p.m!
Both teams have the same number of points – 12 each, but the “whites” have played six times, and the “red-blacks” eight. Slavia is in eighth position in the table after losing to Arda in Kardzhali with 0:1 last week, and Loko Sofia is in ninth place, thanks to the three points that were earned at home to Spartak Varna (3:2).
Full program for the 9th round in the First League:
Friday, September 2
18:15, Pirin Blagoevgrad – Botev Vratsa
20:30, Slavia – Lokomotiv Sofia
Saturday, September 3
17:15, Spartak Varna – CSKA
20:30, Lokomotiv Plovdiv – Botev Plovdiv
Sunday, September 4
18:45, CSKA 1948 – Beroe
21:00, Ludogorets – Hebar Pazardjik
Monday, September 5
17:30, September Sofia – Black Sea
20:00, Levski – Arda Kardjali
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