Bulgaria squad for qualifiers

SOFIA - Bulgaria coach Stanimir Stoilov added eight home-based players on Friday to his squad for the 2010 World Cup Group Eight qualifiers away to Cyprus on October 10 and at home to Georgia four days later.

Goalkeepers: Dimitar Ivankov (Bursaspor), Nikolay Mihaylov (Twente Enschede), Ivan Karadzhov (CSKA Sofia).

Defenders: Kostadin Stoyanov (CSKA Sofia), Stanislav Manolev (PSV Eindhoven), Ivan Ivanov (CSKA Sofia), Veselin Minev (Levski Sofia), Plamen Nikolov (Litex Lovech).

Midfielders: Stilian Petrov (Aston Villa), Stanislav Angelov (Energie Cottbus), Blagoy Georgiev (Terek Grozny), Chavdar Yankov (Duisburg), Martin Petrov (Manchester City), Georgi Surmov (Levski Sofia), Yordan Todorov (CSKA Sofia).

Strikers: Dimitar Berbatov (Manchester United), Dimitar Rangelov (Borussia Dortmund), Valeri Domovchiyski (Hertha Berlin), Valeri Bojinov (Parma), Ivan Stoyanov (CSKA Sofia).