The Former Bulgarian Football Union chief Hristo Danov, who previously headed the country's football governing body, has been detained on fraud charges, a police spokesman said yesterday. The former banker is being investigated for allegedly forging documents through which some $420,000 (pounds 701,400) was illegally diverted.
Lazio are to model their new 40,000-seat stadium on Old Trafford. The Rome club will be the first Serie A team to own their own ground when work gets underway in January next year.
Brazil celebrated their independence day by beating fierce rivals Argentina yesterday. The Brazilian forward Rivaldo scored a hat-trick while strike partner Ronaldo scored a goal to help Brazil to a convincing 4-2 victory over Argentina in Porto Alegre, Brazil.Reuse content