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Torrential rains in Vratsa on Thursday claimed the life of a 25-year-old shepherd, Vratsa Mayor Nikolai Ivanov told bTV national channel.
It was a balmy 28 degrees at kick-off but a cold chill must have run down the spine of Vladimir Romanov when he saw the ref in charge was a Russian, Nikolai Ivanov.
Attendance: 35,000 Refere e: Nikolai Ivanov (Russia).
However, the debate concerning formations could pale into insignificance if cardhappy ref Nikolai Ivanov still has room left in his notebook following his last assignment,last Tuesday's InterToto Cup clash between Marseille and Deportivo, which featured nine bookings and three dismissals.
Russian whistler Nikolai Ivanov turned in a shambolic 90 minutes full of dubious decisions which included sending off Aussie midfielder Patrick Kisnorbo.
The French referee let United down in the first leg of that tie and Robson will be hoping for better things tonight from Russian official Nikolai Ivanov.
Attendance: 21,247 Refere e: Nikolai Ivanov (Russia).
Russian Nikolai Ivanov turned in a shambolic display full of dubious decisions, including the red carding of midfielder Patrick Kisnorbo.
But in the second half referee Nikolai Ivanov put an end to it and showed courage in sending off diving Kisnorbo.
JOHN ROBERTSON last night slammed Russian referee Nikolai Ivanov for the dodgy decisions that wrecked his first game in charge of Hearts.
Russian referee Nikolai Ivanov had no hesitation in producing a yellow and then a red card to make Hearts' job even more arduous.