Tag: Bulgaria

Bulgarian racist abuse: What happens next?

Bulgaria are expected to face sanctions from European football’s governing body UEFA over racist chanting during their Euro 2020 qualifier against England on Monday.

England’s Southgate downplays potential racism spat with Bulgaria

England manager Gareth Southgate has played down a potential spat with the Bulgarian Football Union – stressing that attempts to prepare and support his players in the face of potential racist abuse has been misconstrued by Monday’s eastern European opposition.

England boss Southgate tries to defuse Bulgaria racism row

Gareth Southgate has tried to defuse growing tension with Bulgaria, with the England manager stressing that attempts to prepare and support their players in the face of potential racist abuse have been misconstrued by Monday’s opponents.