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Angry Levski Sofia fans strip new manager to the waist

Levski Sofia hooligans crashed their own club's press conference to present Ivaylo Petev as the new manager and physically forced him to remove the club's kit. Why? Levski fans claim Petev is a fan of bitter city rivals CSKA Sofia. (They don't mess about in Bulgaria.)


FIFA suspends Bulgaria international over failed drugs test

FIFA has provisionally suspended a Bulgarian international who has failed a drugs test.

The unnamed player tested positive for a banned substance following a World Cup qualifier against Malta on September 10.