Bulgarian football is in a deep crisis.
Former Manchester United star Dimitar Berbatov to CNN
Yes, I was informed that during the street violence the interior minister was at the movies. At this time there was a meeting of the Council of Ministers and the deputy minister was present instead. I had to tell him to leave the meeting and do his job.
Prime Minister Nikolay Denkov on the whereabouts of Interior Minister Kalin Stoyanov during the violent clashes between football fans and the police in Sofia
I was neither in a bar, nor in a disco.
Interior Minister Kalin Stoyanov on his whereabouts during the clashes of football fans with the police
This is not the Boyko Borisov I decided to follow 20 years ago. This is someone else. I want the old Borisov back. With him at the helm, we used to win.
Vezhdi Rashidov, former culture minister for GERB, on his party's support for the current coalition government
We are building five highways at a time. This is not how things should be done.
Andrey Tsekov, minister of regional development and public works
Are there any people left in the Russian Embassy? The Bulgarian government expelled so many that there is no one to do the mucking.
Kostadin Kostadinov, leader of Vazrazhdane
At 7.30 pm, while Sofia was burning, I got an email from Sofia's mayor inviting me to a meeting. Instead of taking care of his city, he was writing me emails.
Boyko Borisov, leader of GERB
I appeal to protesters to keep cool. Trash bins, city infrastructure and police vans are not to blame for the plight of Bulgarian football.
Vasil Terziev, Sofia mayor