1961–62 A Group

Statistics of Bulgarian A Football Group in the 1961–1962 season.

A Group
Season1961–62
ChampionsCSKA Sofia
(12th title)
Relegated
European CupCSKA Sofia
Matches played182
Goals scored519 (2.85 per match)
Top goalscorerNikola Yordanov
(23 goals)

OverviewEdit

It was contested by 14 teams, and CSKA Sofia won the championship.[1]

League standingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 CSKA Sofia (C) 26 18 5 3 60 25 +35 41 Qualification for European Cup preliminary round
2 Spartak Plovdiv 26 13 9 4 55 35 +20 35
3 Levski Sofia 26 12 6 8 46 37 +9 30
4 Botev Plovdiv 26 8 11 7 43 38 +5 27 Qualification for Cup Winners' Cup preliminary round
5 Slavia Sofia 26 10 7 9 45 40 +5 27
6 Cherno More Varna 26 9 9 8 29 30 −1 27
7 Lokomotiv Sofia 26 8 10 8 39 39 0 26
8 Spartak Pleven 26 11 4 11 33 40 −7 26
9 Beroe Stara Zagora 26 10 5 11 30 40 −10 25
10 Dunav Ruse 26 8 8 10 40 40 0 24
11 Spartak Varna 26 7 9 10 33 31 +2 23
12 Lokomotiv Plovdiv 26 7 7 12 24 35 −11 21
13 Minyor Pernik (R) 26 4 10 12 18 39 −21 18 Relegation to 1962–63 B Group
14 Marek Dupnitsa (R) 26 5 4 17 24 50 −26 14
Source: rsssf.com
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away BSZ BPD CHM CSK DUN LEV LPL LSO MAR MIN SLA SPL SPD SPV
Beroe Stara Zagora 2–1 1–0 1–1 2–0 0–0 2–0 2–0 1–0 4–0 2–2 2–0 1–0 3–2
Botev Plovdiv 1–0 0–0 1–1 4–0 1–1 0–1 1–1 2–1 4–2 2–0 1–3 1–1 3–1
Cherno More 3–0 1–1 0–2 1–0 1–2 2–1 2–2 3–0 1–0 2–1 2–0 0–0 0–0
CSKA Sofia 3–0 3–1 1–0 1–0 1–1 2–1 5–1 3–1 3–0 2–0 7–1 4–1 0–1
Dunav Ruse 4–1 2–2 4–2 2–2 1–2 1–0 1–0 4–1 1–2 2–3 5–1 1–1 2–2
Levski Sofia 2–2 1–6 6–0 6–3 4–0 4–1 1–0 0–1 1–0 2–1 3–2 3–3 1–0
Lokomotiv Plovdiv 1–0 1–2 1–1 1–3 1–1 2–0 2–0 2–0 0–0 1–1 1–0 0–0 3–1
Lokomotiv Sofia 3–0 3–0 2–2 1–1 1–1 1–0 1–1 6–1 1–0 3–1 2–1 4–4 2–0
Marek Dupnitsa 1–0 2–2 0–1 0–2 0–1 3–0 3–2 3–1 2–2 1–1 1–2 1–2 0–0
Minyor Pernik 3–2 1–1 0–0 1–3 1–1 0–1 1–1 0–0 2–0 1–0 1–1 0–1 0–0
Slavia Sofia 6–1 2–1 1–0 1–2 1–3 3–3 1–0 3–1 4–1 4–1 5–1 0–0 1–0
Spartak Pleven 0–0 3–0 2–0 1–3 1–0 2–1 4–0 0–0 1–0 1–0 1–1 1–0 1–0
Spartak Plovdiv 2–1 4–4 2–4 2–0 4–3 1–0 4–0 4–0 3–0 6–0 1–1 4–3 4–3
Spartak Varna 5–0 1–1 1–1 0–2 0–0 2–1 1–0 3–3 3–1 0–0 6–1 1–0 0–1
Source: A PFG (in Bulgarian)
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

ChampionsEdit

CSKA Sofia
Goalkeepers
  Georgi Naydenov 21 0(0)
  Hristo Andonov 04 0(0)
  Petar Petrov 04 0(0)
Defenders
  Nikola Kovachev 25 0(4)
  Stoyan Koshev 10 0(0)
  Ivan Zdravkov 03 0(0)
  Kiril Rakarov 20 0(2)
  Manol Manolov 10 0(0)
  Boris Gaganelov 23 0(0)
Midfielders
  Boris Stankov 08 0(1)
  Georgi Zlatkov 10 0(1)
  Panteley Dimitrov 26 0(2)
  Vasil Romanov 10 0(2)
  Georgi Georgiev 04 0(0)
Forwards
  Ivan Kolev 26 0(6)
  Ivan Rankov 23 0(7)
  Nikola Tsanev 22 (13)
  Hristo Dzhordzhilov 01 0(1)
  Dimitar Yakimov 25 (15)
  Panayot Panayotov 24 0(2)
  Anton Krastev 08 0(3)
Manager
  Krum Milev

Top scorersEdit

Rank Scorer Club Goals
1   Nikola Yordanov Dunav Ruse 23
2   Todor Diev Spartak Plovdiv 19
  Aleksandar Vasilev Slavia Sofia
4   Hristo Dishkov Spartak Plovdiv 16
5   Dimitar Yakimov CSKA Sofia 15

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Сериалът „Къде е Гунди" лишава Аспарухов от титла с ЦСКА" (in Bulgarian). temasport.com. 10 November 2012.

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