Kostadin Hazurov

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Kostadin Hazurov
Personal information
Full name Kostadin Petrov Hazurov
Date of birth (1985-08-05) 5 August 1985 (age 31)
Place of birth Gotse Delchev, Bulgaria
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Neftochimic Burgas
Number 24
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2001–2003 Pirin Blagoevgrad 41 (11)
2004–2005 CSKA Sofia 28 (11)
2005–2008 Litex Lovech 15 (0)
2006 Dunav Ruse (loan) 14 (7)
2007 Pirin Blagoevgrad (loan) 12 (4)
2008 Vidima-Rakovski (loan) 15 (6)
2008–2010 Minyor Pernik 59 (6)
2011–2012 Bnei Sakhnin 54 (18)
2012–2014 Lierse 42 (11)
2014–2015 Maccabi Petah Tikva 13 (1)
2015–2016 CSKA Sofia 26 (31)
2016– Neftochimic Burgas 10 (1)
National team
2004–2006 Bulgaria U21
2004 Bulgaria 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 14:17, 20 December 2016 (UTC).

Kostadin Hazurov (Bulgarian: Костадин Хазуров; born 5 August 1985, in Gotse Delchev) is a Bulgarian footballer who plays as a striker for Neftochimic Burgas.[1]


Hazurov began his career at Pirin. In 2004 he moved to CSKA Sofia making his official debut in Bulgarian A Professional Football Group in a match against Botev Plovdiv on 27 March 2004. The result of the match was 4:1 with win for CSKA. Two months later, in May 2004, Hazurov scored three goals against Belasitsa Petrich (he is the youngest player in the A PFG to have achieved such a feat). In the following season he scored 6 goals in 22 league games for the eventual league champions.

In 2005 Hazurov joined Litex Lovech. On 14 August 2005, he sustained an injury in a match against his former club CSKA Sofia, which kept him out of action for five months, but eventually Hazurov began regaining his shape.[2] Whilst at Lovech he spent several loan spells at Dunav Ruse, Pirin Blagoevgrad and Vidima-Rakovski. Overall, he played just 15 times in 3 years. Having failed to break into the Litex first team, Hazurov joined Minyor Pernik on 9 June 2008.[3]

Bnei Sakhnin[edit]

On 12 January 2011, Hazurov joined Israeli Premier League side Bnei Sakhnin.[4] His debut came a three days later in a match against Maccabi Tel Aviv, which Bnei Sakhnin lost 3–1. He scored his first goal on 23 January in a 2–1 away win against Maccabi Petah Tikva. Hazurov went on to score four goals for Bnei Sakhnin to the end of the season.


On 22 May 2012, Hazurov signed a two-year contract with Belgian Jupiler Pro League side Lierse S.K..

CSKA Sofia[edit]

He rejoined CSKA Sofia in the summer 2015, quickly establishing himself as a key player and top scorer for the team, managing 36 goals in all competitions.

International career[edit]

Between 2004 and 2006 Kostadin Hazurov played in Bulgaria national under-21 football team. In 2004 he played in 1 match in Bulgaria national football team.

Personal life[edit]

His cousin, Borislav Hazurov, is also a footballer.



CSKA Sofia


  1. ^ "Stats Centre: Kostadin Hazurov Facts". Guardian.co.uk. Retrieved 2010-01-07. 
  2. ^ "Костадин Хазуров: футболът ни е като държавата" (in Bulgarian). 7sport.net. Retrieved 2012-11-30. 
  3. ^ "Миньор купи Коце Хазуров" (in Bulgarian). sportal.bg. Retrieved 2008-06-09. 
  4. ^ "Костадин Хазуров подписа с тим от Израел" (in Bulgarian). blitz.bg. Retrieved 2010-02-11. 

External links[edit]

  • Profile at National-Football-Teams