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Bulgarian FA chief refuses PM Boyko Borissov request to resign amid England racism

1 month ago   |   By ESPN FC

Shaka Hislop praises how players and officials dealt with racist incidents during England's win over Bulgaria.
Bulgarian Football Union's president Borislav Mihaylov has turned down the prime minister's call to resign following racist abuse and monkey chants from Bulgaria fans towards England players during their Euro 2020 qualifier.
Prime minister Boyko Borissov had called for former goalkeeper Mihaylov to step down after the match, won 6-0 by England, was temporarily halted by the referee to tackle abuse from the crowd under a three-step protocol by European soccer governing body...
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Bulgarian soccer chief turns down PM's call to resign

Bulgarian soccer chief turns down PM's call to resign

1 month ago   |   By Reuters

Bulgarian Football Union's president Borislav Mihaylov has turned down the prime minister's call to resign following racist abuse and monkey chants from Bulgaria fans towards black England players during their Euro 2020 qualifier.
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Raheem Sterling joins calls from Bulgaria prime minister for country's football chief to be axed

1 month ago   |   By Evening Standard

Raheem Sterling has backed calls from the prime minister of Bulgaria for the country's football union president Borislav Mikhailov to resign over Monday's racism shame in Sofia.
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Bulgarian PM calls on FA president to resign after racist abuse

1 month ago   |   By Football365

The prime minister of Bulgaria has called on the country's football association president to quit after the Euro 2020 qualifier against England on Monday night was marred by racist chanting, according to reports.
England's black players and backroom staff were subjected to abuse at various stages of the match, but the match was ultimately completed with England winning 6-0 in Sofia .
Sanctions from European football's governing body seem sure to follow, and Bulgarian leader Boyko Borissov is now reported to have told the president of the Bulgarian Football Union, Borislav Mihaylov, to...
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Bulgarian PM urges soccer chief to resign after racism furore

1 month ago   |   By Reuters

Bulgaria's prime minister called on Tuesday for the president of the country's football union to resign following racist abuse and monkey chants from Bulgarian fans towards black England players during their Euro 2020 qualifier.
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Bulgarian prime minister calls for FA chief to resign amid fallout from England game racism

1 month ago   |   By Evening Standard

Bulgarian prime minister Boyko Borissov has called for the resignation of the Bulgarian FA president amid the fallout to the racist abuse suffered by England on Monday.
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Bulgaria vs England: Bulgarian Prime Minister orders resignation of Football Union President after racist abuse

1 month ago   |   By The Independent

The Bulgarian minister for sport said all funding and relations with the country's football body would be frozen
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