CSKA Sofia sign Mbolhi on loan

SOFIA - CSKA Sofia signed Algeria goalkeeper Rais Mbolhi on loan from city rivals Slavia on Tuesday.

"It's a big challenge to play in the Europa League," Mbolhi told reporters.

CSKA, Bulgarian champions 31 times, have been drawn alongside Porto, Besiktas and Rapid Vienna in Group L.

The French-born Mbolhi, 24, played at the 2010 World Cup.

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