UEFA Europa League Qualification: FC Zurich to Face Cherno More Varna or Dinamo Minsk
In the third qualifying round for the UEFA Europa League, FC Zurich will be facing the winner of the second round qualifier between PFC Cherno More Varna and FC Dinamo Minsk. The first leg will be played on Thursday, July 30th, 2015, at the Letzigrund Stadium in Zurich, the second leg one week later on Thursday, August 6th, 2015, in Bulgaria or Belarus.
Some information about our possible opponents:
PFC Cherno More Varna:
Bulgarian football club PFC Cherno More Varna was founded on March 3rd, 1913. The port city of Varna is located on the coast of the Black Sea and is Bulgaria’s third largest city after Sofia and Plovdiv. The team of head coach Nikola Spasov plays their home games at the Ticha Stadium.
So far, Cherno More have won five titles: four in the national championship and one in the Bulgarian Cup.
FC Dinamo Minsk:
With seven championship titles and four cup wins, FC Dinamo Minsk, founded in 1927, is Belarus’s most successful football club besides Bate Borisov. Behind serial winners Bate Borisov (which won the national championship from 2006 to 2014), the team of head coach Yuri Chizh finished the last season in second place.