Bozhinov Return Boosts Bulgaria

Sports | March 30, 2009, Monday // 17:49| Views: | Comments: 0
Bozhinov Return Boosts Bulgaria: Bozhinov Return Boosts Bulgaria Manchester City striker Valeri Bozhinov is looking to kick on in the clash against Cyprus after what he described as "a quick recovery". Photo by BGNES

Manchester City striker Valeri Bozhinov has expressed confidence that he will join Bulgaria's national team in the World Cup qualifier against Cyprus after suffering serious injury problems.

The 23-year-old Bulgarian is looking to kick on after what he described as "a quick recovery".

"I feel ready to join the team in the clash against Cyprus. The rival is a very strong team and I believe they will be aiming for a draw in Sofia," Bozhinov told reporters on Monday.

Bulgaria and the Republic of Ireland played to a 1:1 draw their World Cup Qualifier at Croke Park in Dublin Saturday night.

Ireland (3-0-2) fell 2 points behind Italy (4-0-1), the Group Eight leader. Bulgaria is 0-0-4.


Sports » Be a reporter: Write and send your article
Tags: Bozhinov, Cyprus, world cup
Advertisement All Are Welcome! Join Now!
Bulgaria news (Sofia News Agency - is unique with being a real time news provider in English that informs its readers about the latest Bulgarian news. The editorial staff also publishes a daily online newspaper "Sofia Morning News." (Sofia News Agency - and Sofia Morning News publish the latest economic, political and cultural news that take place in Bulgaria. Foreign media analysis on Bulgaria and World News in Brief are also part of the web site and the online newspaper. News Bulgaria