Ludogorets win eighth Bulgarian title as opponents field weakened team

Ludogorets`s 23rd win in 36 league matches this season left them with 79 points, one more than 31-times Bulgarian champions CSKA Sofia, who beat Botev Plovdiv 1-0.

May 25, 2019, 16:05 PM IST

Paulo Autuori unveiled as Ludogorets manager, coach Dimitar Dimitrov quits

Brazilian Paulo Autuori was unveiled as the new manager of Ludogorets on Wednesday after the Bulgarian champions announced that head coach Dimitar Dimitrov had stepped down.

Jun 06, 2018, 15:49 PM IST

Premier League: Injured Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla out for rest of season

Carzola has not played since October when pain caused him to leave the field during the UEFA Champions League`s group stage game against Bulgarian side Ludogorets.

Feb 24, 2017, 12:39 PM IST

Real Madrid chase 20th consecutive victory

Real Madrid will play struggling Almeria in a La Liga clash tonight and a win in Andalusia will give Carlo Ancelotti's side their 20th successive win in all competitions.

Dec 12, 2014, 22:16 PM IST

Record-setting Real Madrid complete perfect group stage

Real Madrid made it six wins out of six in Champions League Group B and set a Spanish record for consecutive victories when a Cristiano Ronaldo penalty set them on the way to a 4-0 success at home to 10-man Ludogorets on Tuesday.

Dec 10, 2014, 09:01 AM IST

Real Madrid seek record 19th win against Ludogorets

A Cristiano Ronaldo-inspired Real Madrid can set a new Spanish record of 19 straight victories when they take on Ludogorets Razgrad on Tuesday with first place in Champions League Group B already assured.

Dec 08, 2014, 15:41 PM IST

Brendan Rodgers hopes Liverpool can feed off adversity

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers wants his faltering players to use their disappointing start to the season as a catalyst for a revival in fortunes.

Nov 28, 2014, 23:01 PM IST

Real Madrid to field strongest team at Basel, Carlo Ancelotti says

Holders Real Madrid will field their strongest team at FC Basel in Wednesday`s Champions League Group B clash despite having already qualified for the last 16, coach Carlo Ancelotti said on Tuesday.

Nov 26, 2014, 09:14 AM IST

Steven Gerrard criticism hugely unfair, says Brendan Rodgers

Under-fire Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard may not be enjoying his best spell of form but he is still "a top class player", manager Brendan Rodgers said ahead of their Champions League clash with Ludogorets.

Nov 26, 2014, 09:06 AM IST

Liverpool, Arsenal turn to Europe after domestic woes

Liverpool`s Champions League campaign is on the line as they travel to Ludogorets on Wednesday where victory is crucial for both teams.

Nov 25, 2014, 11:28 AM IST

Levski Sofia fined for mocking UEFA’s anti-racism campaign

Levski Sofia have been fined 19,000 levs ($12,419) after fans mocked one of the anti-racism campaigns launched by European soccer`s governing body UEFA in a Bulgarian league match last month.

Oct 16, 2014, 09:26 AM IST

Ludogorets eye another run to the knockout stages

Unfancied Bulgarian champions Ludogorets are determined reach the knockout stages of a European competition for a second successive year despite being drawn against Champions League heavyweights Real Madrid and Liverpool, the club`s owner said. 

Sep 19, 2014, 18:58 PM IST

Liverpool don't need to find magic formula, says Brendan Rodgers

Liverpool are not in need of a magic formula to win Premier League matches and their new arrivals are starting to settle in to life at Anfield, manager Brendan Rodgers said on Thursday.

Sep 18, 2014, 23:45 PM IST

Liverpool face challenge to revive fluent form

Without the departed Luis Suarez and injured Daniel Sturridge, Liverpool returned to the Champions League with a win but face a challenge to recover the free-scoring form that put them back among the European elite.

Sep 17, 2014, 20:31 PM IST

CL 2014: Steven Gerrard lights up Anfield with last-gasp Liverpool winner

After five years away, Champions League drama returned to Anfield like a long lost friend on Tuesday as Liverpool beat debutants Ludogorets of Bulgaria 2-1 with Steven Gerrard scoring a last-gasp penalty.

Sep 17, 2014, 09:18 AM IST

Paul Scholes tips Liverpool as outside Champions League chance

 Champions League winner Paul Scholes believes Liverpool could be dark horses to win this season`s competition.

Sep 16, 2014, 10:59 AM IST

Tiny Ludogorets aim to exploit Liverpool's weakness

Bulgarian minnows Ludogorets claim to have found weaknesses in Tuesday`s Champions League opponents Liverpool, the five time European champions they visit for their debut in the group stage. 

Sep 15, 2014, 23:05 PM IST

Champions League: Liverpool vs Ludogorets - Preview

Returning to the Champions League after a five-year absence on Tuesday, Liverpool will hope to take advantage of a goalkeeping crisis inflicting their unheralded opponents Ludogorets.

Sep 15, 2014, 08:46 AM IST

Bulgarian FA suspends three players for alleged match-fixing

The Bulgarian Football Union (BFU) has indefinitely suspended three players, including midfielder Steven Petkov from champions Ludogorets, over allegations of match-fixing.

Aug 05, 2014, 20:56 PM IST