The spring semi-season in the First professional league began in a surprising way. The overall leader Ludogorets and the last in the last team in the rating Vereya achieved an even 0:0 score.
Antoni Zdravkov did his best. Plamen Iliev made his official debut, but Renan and Natanael were not included in the composition.
Marcelinho had the chance to score in the 4th minute but he was not accurate. The playmaker passed to Lukoki eight minutes later, but the keeper Ganev saved. Wanderson and Keseru passed to each other in the 30th minute but the keeper saved that situation as well. Nedyalkov passed to Marcelinho from the corner point, but he sent the ball just over the gate. Eight minutes later Moti tried to score as well, but the keeper saved once again. Marcelinho missed another chance a few minutes later, sending the ball over the crossbar.
Lukoki outplayed a defender in the 56th minute but Ganev kicked the ball back. Wanderson tried his luck but he was off the target. Keseru finally scored in the 70th minute, but it was cancelled due to an offside situation. Six minutes later Wanderson passed the ball low to Keseru, but the Romanian was not able to receive it. Wanderson sent a powerful shot in the 88th minute but missed the gate.
Adrian Popa made his official debut as well, but he was not able to be of much help.
VEREYA - LUDOGORETS 0:0
Vereya: Ganev, Rubin, Ntoya, Curupis, Machadze, Vasilev, Dobrovolski, Vasilievich, Kovalyov, Rudika, Rizvanovic (74 – Ryustemov)
Ludogorets: Iliev, Nedyalkov, Forster, Moti, Cicinho, Dyakov (75 – Anicet), Goralski, Wanderson, Lukoki (65 – Popa), Marcelinho, Keseru
Yellow cards: Forster (Ludogorets).