Bulgaria survived a major scare as a dramatic late winner from substitute Aleksandar Tonev saw them edge a seven-goal thriller against Luxembourg 4-3 in Sofia.
The hosts took a 16th-minute lead in the World Cup qualifying opener through Dimitar Rangelov's strike before being stunned by a quickfire brace from Luxembourg's Aurelien Joachim, who converted from close range in the 60th and 63rd minutes.
Bulgaria swiftly replied as Marcelinho's header brought them level within another three minutes and...
Stiliyan Petrov made his first Aston Villa appearance in more than four years as Roberto Di Matteo's side hammered Austrians Gak 1902 8-0.
Petrov played the second half as Villa romped home over their Austrian sixth-tier opponents, the 37-year-old stepping up his comeback after beating leukaemia.
Bulgaria midfielder Petrov last turned out for Villa in March 2012, before retiring because of his illness.
The 105-cap international confirmed his comeback earlier this summer, and has now duly donned...
Stiliyan Petrov will train with Aston Villa during preseason -- four years after being diagnosed with leukaemia.
Petrov, 36, is in remission after his battle with acute leukaemia and announced in April that he was planning to make a playing comeback.
And new Villa manager Roberto Di Matteo has given his blessing for the former club captain to join the squad at their training camp in Austria.
"Aston Villa football club is pleased to confirm Stiliyan Petrov will take part in preseason training at...
Spain saw their 11-game unbeaten streak end in a 1-0 loss to Georgia in a friendly in Getafe on Tuesday night.
In their final warm-up before Euro 2016, La Roja were undone by a Tornike Okriashvili goal in the 40th minute. Jaba Jigauri's pass across the face of goal got past David De Gea and Okriashvili had the simplest of finishes.
There was a scary moment shortly after half-time when Georgia goalkeeper Nukri Revishvili clashed heads with Spain's Sergio Busquets. Revishvili was bloodied and had to...