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Yanev to miss Liverpool trip

Published: Friday 12 August 2005, 9.36CET
PFC CSKA Sofia will be without midfielder Hristo Yanev for the return against Liverpool FC because of a thigh injury.
 

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Published: Friday 12 August 2005, 9.36CET

Yanev to miss Liverpool trip

PFC CSKA Sofia will be without midfielder Hristo Yanev for the return against Liverpool FC because of a thigh injury.
PFC CSKA Sofia have lost midfielder Hristo Yanev for a month with a thigh injury, ruling him out of their return UEFA Champions League third qualifying round match against Liverpool FC.

Muscle tear
The 26-year-old tore a muscle in his right leg during the 3-1 first-leg defeat by the defending champions in Sofia on Wednesday night. He was substituted at the end of the first half and will not be fit for the trip to England on 23 August. Yanev will also miss Bulgaria's friendly against Turkey next Wednesday.

Last updated: 12/08/05 13.41CET

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