Dimitar Popov

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Dimitar Popov
Personal information
Full name Dimitar Nikolaev Popov
Date of birth (1970-02-27) 27 February 1970 (age 49)
Place of birth Sofia, Bulgaria
Height 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1988–1992 Levski Sofia 28 (0)
1992–1994 Botev Plovdiv 50 (0)
1994 Spartak Plovdiv 15 (0)
1995–1996 CSKA Sofia 41 (0)
1996–1997 Maritsa Plovdiv 28 (0)
1997–1998 Lokomotiv Sofia 24 (0)
1998–2000 Spartak Varna 20 (0)
2000–2005 El Paso Patriots 21 (0)
Total 227 (0)
National team
1993–1996 Bulgaria 14 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Dimitar Nikolaev Popov (Bulgarian: Димитър Николаев Попов; born 27 February 1970) is a former Bulgarian football (soccer) player in goalkeeper role.

Career[edit]

In his career Popov played for Levski Sofia, Botev Plovdiv, Spartak Plovdiv, CSKA Sofia, Maritsa Plovdiv, Lokomotiv Sofia, Spartak Varna and El Paso Patriots. For the Bulgaria national football team, he participated at Euro 1996. Popov had 14 caps for the Bulgaria national football team in the period 1993-1997.[1] In April 2000, he signed with the El Paso Patriots of the USISL.[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dimitar Popov". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman.
  2. ^ Patriots start new once again El Paso Times (TX) - Saturday, April 15, 2000
  3. ^ 2000 El Paso Patriots Stats