2013 Bulgarian Cup Final

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
2013 Bulgarian Cup Final
Lovech Stadium 1.JPG
Beroe won 3–1 on penalties
Date May 15, 2013
Venue Lovech Stadium, Lovech
Referee Tsvetan Krastev
Attendance 7,800

The 2013 Bulgarian Cup Final was the 90th final of the Bulgarian Cup, and was contested between Beroe Stara Zagora and Levski Sofia on 15 May 2013. The match finished in a 3–3 draw, but Beroe clinched their second ever Bulgarian Cup title by winning 3–1 on penalties.[1]

Route to the final[edit]

Beroe Round Levski
Opponent Result Legs Opponent Result Legs
Akademik Svishtov 4–1 1–0 home; 3–1 away Round of 32 Pirin Razlog 4–0 3–0 home; 1–0 away
Lokomotiv Mezdra 8–1 4–0 home; 4–1 away Round of 16 Cherno More 4–1 4–0 home; 0–1 away
Pirin Gotse Delchev 4–1 1–0 home; 3–1 away Quarter-finals Litex Lovech 2–2 (a) 1–0 home; 1–2 away
Slavia Sofia 1–0[2] 0–0 away; 1–0 home Semi-finals Lokomotiv Sofia 3–1[3] 3–1 home; 0–0 away


Beroe reached the final for the second time in the last 3 years. The last time being in 2010 when they celebrated their first and only trophy in the competition. Levski on their side reached their first Bulgarian Cup final since 2007. The blues also hold the record in the tournament by winning 25 cups. This will be the second final in history held between these two clubs. The first one being in 1979 won by Levski with 4-1.

The final will take place at Lovech Stadium in Lovech.[4] The stadium has more than 8100 seating places with pitch dimensions of 105 x 68 metres. Each of the two teams was allocated 3,700 tickets for the final, while the remainder went to the grassroots football community.


15 May 2013
17:30 EET
Beroe Stara Zagora 3 – 3 Levski Sofia
Martins Goal 16'28'
Andonov Goal 79'
Report Yordanov Goal 24'
João Silva Goal 81'
Rodrigues Goal 87'
Sayoud Penalty missed
Ivanov Penalty scored
Krumov Penalty missed
Stoychev Penalty scored
Elias Penalty scored
3 – 1 Penalty missed João Silva
Penalty missed Mulder
Penalty missed Velev
Penalty scored Angelov
Lovech Stadium
Attendance: 7,800
Referee: Tsvetan Krastev[5]
GK 73 Bulgaria Ivan Karadzhov
DF 17 Bulgaria Plamen Krumov
DF 3 Bulgaria Vladimir Zafirov Substituted off 93'
DF 28 Bulgaria Veselin Penev
DF 5 Bulgaria Borislav Stoychev Booked 26'
MF 27 France Igor Djoman
FW 7 Bulgaria Georgi Andonov (c) Booked 79' Substituted off 85'
MF 8 Portugal Alberto Louzeiro Booked 51'
MF 21 Brazil Elias
MF 29 Portugal Élio Martins Substituted off 64'
MF 88 Portugal David Caiado Booked 45+3'
GK 1 Bulgaria Teodor Skorchev
DF 6 Bulgaria Ivo Ivanov Substituted in 85'
MF 11 Bulgaria Doncho Atanasov
DF 15 Bulgaria Georgi Dinkov
FW 70 Mozambique Jerry Sitoe Substituted in 64'
MF 71 Algeria Amir Sayoud Booked 107' Substituted in 93'
DF 77 Portugal Pedro Eugénio
Bulgaria Petar Houbchev
Beroe vs Levski 2013-05-15.png
GK 23 Bulgaria Plamen Iliev
DF 2 Netherlands Dustley Mulder
DF 3 France Romain Élie
DF 28 Portugal Nuno Pinto Booked 67'
DF 25 Bulgaria Daniel Dimov
MF 45 Bulgaria Vladimir Gadzhev Substituted off 60'
MF 77 Bulgaria Stefan Velev
MF 22 Bulgaria Ilian Yordanov Substituted off 74'
FW 19 Guinea-Bissau Basile de Carvalho Booked 82' Substituted off 91'
MF 10 Bulgaria Hristo Yovov (c) Yellow cardYellow cardRed card 19', 44'
MF 11 Cape Verde Garry Rodrigues
GK 89 Bulgaria Mihail Ivanov
MF 4 Bulgaria Stanislav Angelov Substituted in 91'
DF 6 Bulgaria Orlin Starokin
FW 9 Portugal João Silva Substituted in 74'
DF 13 Bulgaria Dimitar Vezalov
MF 16 Portugal Cristóvão Ramos Substituted in 60'
MF 29 Slovenia Rene Mihelič
Bulgaria Nikolay Mitov



  • Assistant referees:
    • Diyan Valkov
    • Plamen Hadzhiyski
  • Fourth official: Radan Miryanov


  • 90 minutes.
  • 30 minutes of extra-time if necessary.
  • Penalty shoot-out if scores still level.
  • Seven named substitutes.
  • Maximum of three substitutions.