Bulgaria v Wales, 16 November 1983

Score1-0 to Bulgaria
RefereeDieter Pauly
CompetitionUEFA European Championship Group 4
VenueVasil Levski National Stadium, Sofia
Attendance8,000
Kick-off: 6:30pm local (4:30pm GMT)

1  Bulgaria

Manager: Ivan Vutsov

0  Wales

Manager: Mike England

Goals:

Rusi Gochev 53 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Borislav Mihailov
Defender Nikolai Arabov
Defender Georgi Dimitrov (captain)
Defender Petar Petrov
Midfielder Tsvetan Danov
Midfielder Jivko Gospodinov
Midfielder Ayan Sadakov
Forward Nasko Sirakov

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Neville Southall
Defender Jeff Hopkins
Defender Joey Jones
Defender Paul Price
Defender Kevin Ratcliffe
Midfielder Brian Flynn
Midfielder Robbie James
Midfielder Peter Nicholas (captain)
Midfielder Mickey Thomas
Midfielder Nigel Vaughan
Forward Ian Rush

Substitutions:

Rusi Gochev for Tsvetan Danov 46
Sasho Borisov for Jivko Gospodinov 88

Substitutions:

Jeremy Charles for Peter Nicholas 59

Cards:

Nasko Sirakov 38 Y
Georgi Dimitrov 78 Y

Cards:

Peter Nicholas 51 Y

On the bench:

Defender Sasho Borisov
Forward Rusi Gochev

On the bench:

Forward Jeremy Charles