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Ludogorets (Razgrad) - the story

by botev1921 on 20 Jul at 00:49

I continue my coverage of the Bulgarian league with a short look at the only team that makes some impression in Europe and arguably the only team resembling some sort of professional sports organisation. Ludogorets (Razgrad) managed to take the country by storm in a matter of two years and had a big European break on the third. How exactly this team came to exist in a country, which outside its heroics of World Cup 1994 is not among the big football powers even of Eastern Europe might be something of a mystery for the foreign punters, but with them now even being discussed in the OLBG forums, I will try to share all I know of them as their rise coincided with the short-lived rise of my own favourite team with the only difference that the champions went even..

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