Georgi Georgiev (footballer, born 1988)

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Georgi Georgiev
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Personal information
Full name Georgi Nikolaev Georgiev
Date of birth (1988-10-12) 12 October 1988 (age 29)
Place of birth Shumen, Bulgaria
Height 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Pirin Blagoevgrad
Number 72
Youth career
Levski Sofia
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2008 Svilengrad 11 (0)
2008–2009 Lokomotiv Mezdra 4 (0)
2010 Minyor Radnevo 13 (0)
2010–2011 Sliven 2000 8 (0)
2011–2013 Tiraspol 58 (0)
2013–2015 Sheriff Tiraspol 0 (0)
2013–2014 Tiraspol (loan) 37 (0)
2015 Naft Masjed (loan) 12 (0)
2015–2016 Gostaresh Foolad 21 (0)
2016–2017 Botev Plovdiv 24 (0)
2017 Dacia Chișinău 7 (0)
2018– Pirin Blagoevgrad 8 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 1 May 2018

Georgi Georgiev (Bulgarian: Георги Георгиев; born 12 October 1988) is a Bulgarian footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Pirin Blagoevgrad.

Career[edit]

Tiraspol[edit]

On 1 July 2011, Georgiev signed a two-year contract with FC Tiraspol following a successful trial period with the club.[1] He quickly became the first choice goalkeeper. Georgiev made his league debut in a 1–0 away loss against Olimpia Bălţi on 23 July 2011.

On 9 January 2013, Georgiev signed a one-year contract extension, keeping him at Tiraspol until 2014.[2] On 26 May, Georgiev led Tiraspol out as captain in the 2013 Moldovan Cup Final, which they won 6–4 after penalties against Veris Drăgăneşti.[3] He played an important role in the penalty shootout held after the teams remained tied 2–2 after extra time, making two saves.[4]

Sheriff Tiraspol[edit]

Georgiev signed with Sheriff Tiraspol on 13 June 2013 on a three-year deal, for an undisclosed fee.[5]

Tiraspol (loan)[edit]

On 15 August 2013, Georgiev was loaned out to his previous club FC Tiraspol.[6]

Dacia Chișinău[edit]

On 31 July 2017, Georgiev signed a ​1 12-year contract with Moldovan club Dacia Chișinău.[7]

Honours[edit]

Club[edit]

FC Tiraspol
Botev Plovdiv

References[edit]

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