Natsionalen Stadion Vasil Levski - Sofia 13/10/2015 - 20:45CET (21:45 local timelocal)

Qualifying round - Group H

Bulgaria - Azerbaijan
2-0
 

Bulgaria - Azerbaijan 2-0 - 13/10/2015 - Match page - UEFA EURO 2016

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Bulgaria sign off with Azerbaijan success

Published: Tuesday 13 October 2015, 22.00CET
Bulgaria sign off with Azerbaijan success
Bulgaria end their Group H campaign with a fourth-placed finish ©AFP/Getty Images

  • Mihail Alexandrov opens scoring with flashing 20th-minute header from corner
  • Dimitar Rangelov powers in header of his own in 56th minute
  • Bulgaria finish Group H in fourth, one place higher and five points better off than Azerbaijan
  • First home win for hosts in UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying
  • Visitors now without competitive away win in 15 games, since October 2009

 

Standings

* Croatia have had 1 point(s) deducted
Last updated: 05/09/2016 19:20 CET
 

Match statistics

Bulgaria
Azerbaijan

2

Goals scored

0

51

Possession (%)

49

9

Total attempts

6

4

on target

3

4

off target

3

1

blocked

0

0

against woodwork

0

4

Corners

5

0

Offsides

5

3

Yellow cards

3

0

Red Cards

0

19

Fouls committed

16

16

Fouls suffered

18

452

Passes

440

391

completed

371

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Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
    There was nothing riding on this fixture as both teams' qualification hopes were over, but Bulgaria ended Group H with the win. Mihail Alexandrov and Dimitar Rangelov headed the goals as Bulgaria end the campaign fourth, one place and five points clear of Azerbaijan.
  • Yellow Card
    90
    Milanov (Bulgaria) is booked.
  • Substitution
    88
    Nedelev (in) - Rangelov (out) (Bulgaria)
  • Substitution
    82
    Eddy (in) - Garayev (out) (Azerbaijan)
  • Substitution
    80
    Slavchev (in) - Alexandrov (out) (Bulgaria)

See also

  • SSI Err
  • SSI Err