Football - Bulgaria to play Japan, Kazakhstan in friendlies

Bulgaria will play end-of-season friendlies in Japan and Kazakhstan, the Bulgarian Football Union (BFU) said on Thursday.


Luboslav Penev's side will meet Japan on May 30 in Tokyo and Kazakhstan on June 4 in Astana.

Bulgaria, who have failed to reach the World Cup finals since 1998, have made a solid start to their current qualification campaign.

They are unbeaten and lie second in Group B with six points from four matches, four points behind leaders Italy.

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