Todor Kolev (footballer, born 1989)

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Todor Kolev
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Personal information
Full name Todor Kolev Georgiev
Date of birth (1989-09-22) 22 September 1989 (age 27)
Place of birth Varna, Bulgaria
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Left back / Left winger
Club information
Current team
Dobrudzha Dobrich
Number 17
Youth career
Cherno More
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2011 Cherno More 46 (5)
2012 Vidima-Rakovski 9 (1)
2012–2013 Cherno More 5 (0)
2013–2014 Lyubimets 2007 11 (2)
2014 Kaliakra Kavarna 9 (11)
2015 Marek Dupnitsa 4 (0)
2015–2016 Dobrudzha Dobrich 26 (1)
National team
Bulgaria U19
2008–2009 Bulgaria U21
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 1 June 2016.

Todor Kolev (Bulgarian: Тодор Колев; born 22 September 1989 in Varna) is a Bulgarian footballer who plays as a midfielder for Dobrudzha Dobrich. He plays as a left winger but can also play as a left back.


On September 2007 it was noticed that the Youth Academy forward Todor Kolev agreed the conditions of his first professional contract with the club which will be effective for five years. It was good news for the fans, because Todor he was expected as a great talent in the recent history of the club.

His first official match was on 9 December 2007 against Vidima-Rakovski Sevlievo. The result of the match was 7:0 with a win for Cherno More. In this day Kolev scored his first goal - in the 75th minute from a penalty kick for 6:0. The forward played 10 matches in 2007-08 and scored 2 goals.[1]

International career[edit]

Bulgaria U19[edit]

Kolev played for Bulgaria national under-19 football team. With the team he plays on 2008 UEFA European Under-19 Football Championship in Czech Republic.

  • The road to Czech Republic:

Bulgaria Under-19 Team started the campaign leading to the 2008 UEFA European Under-19 Football Championship in October 2007. First, they've played in Group 9 against Turkey (0-2), Denmark (1-0, goal by Mihail Aleksandrov) and the Faroe Islands (0-0). Then the team was seeded in the Group 3, with Island, Norway and Israel being the other participants in the group. Bulgaria finished at the top of the Group 3, after three wins against Island (2-0 on 2 May, goals by Momchil Cvetanov and Zehirov), Norway (2-0 on April 29, goals by Mihail Aleksandrov and Ismail Isa Mustafa) and Israel (1-0 on 27 April, goal by Momchil Cvetanov).

Bulgaria U21[edit]

In August 2008 the Bulgarian national under-21 coach Ivan Kolev called Todor up for Bulgaria national under-21 football team for qualified for 2009 UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship with Ireland U21 and Montenegro U21. On 5 September 2008 he made his official debut for Bulgaria U21 against Ireland U21. He played for 27 minutes. The result of the match was a 2:0 win for Bulgaria.