Stefan Grozdanov

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Stefan Grozdanov
Personal information
Full name Stefan Stoyanov Grozdanov
Date of birth (1946-03-13) 13 March 1946 (age 70)
Place of birth Sofia, Bulgaria
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Spartak Sofia
Balkan Botevgrad
1968–1975 Etar Veliko Tarnovo 166 (2)
Teams managed
1989-1990 Bdin Vidin
1990 Hebar Pazardzhik
Septemvri Sofia
1995-1996 Velbazhd Kyustendil
1996–1997 Spartak Varna
1997 Levski Sofia
2000-2002 Spartak Varna
2004 Spartak Varna
2004-2008 Lokomotiv Sofia
2009-2010 Pirin Blagoevgrad
2011 Montana
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Stefan Stoyanov Grozdanov (Bulgarian: Стефан Стоянов Грозданов) (born 13 March 1946) is a former Bulgarian footballer and football manager.

He has coached Bdin Vidin, Hebar Pazardzhik, Septemvri Sofia, Velbazhd Kyustendil, and Spartak Varna.[1]

Lokomotiv Sofia[edit]

In 2004 he took charge of the coaching staff of Lokomotiv Sofia. With the club he achieved the record of 8 consecutive matches unbeaten in the European club competitions in the period of 2006-2007. He led the club to 3rd place in A PFG twice - in 2006/2007 and 2007/2008.

In mid-2008 he resigned from coaching Lokomotiv Sofia[2] and after a year without coaching, returned to manage Pirin Blagoevgrad.


On 11 June 2011 he was appointed as manager of Montana. During his stay in charge of the team he stabilized the club at the 10th place in the A PFG. He resigned in early December 2011 for family reasons. He achieved 3 wins, 5 draws and 7 losses while at the helm of Montana.[3]