After the long wandering, the match from the European qualifiers between Bulgaria and Hungary will still be played at the “Vasil Levski” National Stadium, but without an audience.
The fans gathered at 17.00, two hours before the start of the match, to express their displeasure. 1,600 police officers are guarding the area around the Vasil Levski national stadium before, during and after the match.
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Against the background of this tense situation, today Ilian Iliev will make his official debut at the head of our representative team.
In the first match between the two teams in March of this year in Budapest, the “Magyars” achieved a decisive home success with 3:0.
Iliyan Iliev named his first line-up, leading the team.
Bulgaria: Daniel Naumov, Victor Popov, Valentin Antov, Alex Petkov, Anton Nedyalkov, Ilia Gruev, Ivaylo Chochev, Kiril Despodov, Philip Krastev, Spas Delev, Martin Minchev.
Hungary: Denes Dybusch, Endre Botka, Adam Lang, Attila Shalay, Loic Nego, Adam Nagy, Dominic Soboslay, Callum Stiles, Milos Kerkes, Martin Adam, Kevin Chobot.
The match starts at 19:00 and will be broadcast LIVE on BNT 1, BNT 3 and on bntsport.bg! Our studio program starts 30 minutes early. BNT reporters also follow all the events leading up to the match.
Guests in the BNT studio are former national player Georgi Chilikov and coach Mihail Madanski.
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