1976–77 A Group

Statistics of Bulgarian A Football Group in the 1976–77 season.

A Group
Season1976–77
ChampionsLevski Sofia
(13th title)
Relegated
European CupLevski
UEFA Cup
Matches played240
Goals scored609 (2.54 per match)
Top goalscorerPavel Panov
(20 goals)

OverviewEdit

It was contested by 16 teams, and Levski Sofia won the championship.[1]

League standingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Levski Sofia (C) 30 17 9 4 73 34 +39 43 Qualification for European Cup first round
2 CSKA Sofia 30 14 11 5 45 27 +18 39 Qualification for UEFA Cup first round
3 Marek Dupnitsa 30 15 8 7 43 28 +15 38
4 Slavia Sofia 30 14 9 7 52 36 +16 37
5 Botev Vratsa 30 12 7 11 31 35 −4 31
6 Pirin Blagoevgrad 30 11 9 10 26 30 −4 31
7 Lokomotiv Sofia 30 9 12 9 42 40 +2 30 Qualification for Cup Winners' Cup first round
8 Lokomotiv Plovdiv 30 10 10 10 32 31 +1 30
9 Beroe Stara Zagora 30 10 9 11 38 51 −13 29
10 Sliven 30 10 8 12 41 46 −5 28
11 Botev Plovdiv 30 7 13 10 36 40 −4 27
12 Akademik Sofia 30 7 12 11 25 30 −5 26
13 Akademik Svishtov 30 9 8 13 32 45 −13 26
14 Spartak Varna 30 7 10 13 37 42 −5 24
15 Minyor Pernik (R) 30 7 9 14 34 43 −9 23 Relegation to 1977–78 B Group
16 Dunav Ruse (R) 30 5 8 17 22 51 −29 18
Source: rsssf.com
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away ASF ASV BSZ BPD BVR CSK DUN LEV LPL LSO MAR MIN PIR SLA SLI SPV
Akademik Sofia 2–0 4–1 1–1 1–1 1–1 0–0 0–0 1–0 1–2 0–1 1–1 2–1 0–1 5–0 1–0
Akademik Svishtov 0–0 3–1 1–1 1–0 1–1 4–0 0–0 1–1 2–0 2–1 2–1 2–1 1–1 1–0 1–0
Beroe Stara Zagora 1–0 1–0 0–0 1–0 0–0 2–0 2–2 2–2 4–2 1–0 5–1 0–0 2–1 0–3 2–1
Botev Plovdiv 1–1 2–1 3–3 1–1 0–1 3–1 3–0 0–2 0–0 1–1 2–1 1–2 2–2 2–2 0–0
Botev Vratsa 0–0 2–0 1–1 3–2 1–1 2–2 0–2 1–0 2–1 1–0 1–0 2–0 2–1 1–0 3–1
CSKA Sofia 1–0 2–0 1–0 1–1 2–0 3–0 1–3 5–1 2–2 1–3 3–0 2–0 0–1 3–2 2–1
Dunav Ruse 1–1 1–1 1–2 0–0 1–2 0–1 0–3 2–0 3–1 1–1 1–0 2–0 1–1 2–0 0–1
Levski Sofia 5–1 5–2 0–0 4–2 4–0 3–2 7–0 2–0 2–1 3–0 3–2 2–0 3–3 5–1 4–2
Lokomotiv Plovdiv 3–0 2–1 3–1 1–2 1–0 0–0 1–0 1–1 2–2 1–0 1–0 2–0 1–1 3–0 1–1
Lokomotiv Sofia 2–0 2–2 3–1 1–0 0–1 1–2 4–1 1–1 1–1 0–0 2–2 3–1 2–0 3–2 1–1
Marek Dupnitsa 0–0 3–0 4–2 1–0 3–0 2–1 1–0 1–1 2–1 1–0 3–0 2–2 1–0 3–2 5–1
Minyor Pernik 0–1 4–0 2–2 2–0 2–1 0–0 3–0 3–3 0–0 1–1 0–3 2–0 2–1 1–1 1–0
Pirin Blagoevgrad 1–0 2–0 2–1 1–3 2–0 0–0 1–0 1–0 2–0 0–0 1–1 1–0 2–2 1–0 1–0
Slavia Sofia 2–1 3–2 4–0 3–1 3–2 1–1 3–1 2–1 1–0 1–2 3–0 1–0 1–1 3–0 4–2
Sliven 3–0 4–1 2–0 3–1 2–1 1–1 0–0 2–0 0–0 1–1 3–0 3–2 0–0 2–1 1–1
Spartak Varna 0–0 2–0 6–0 0–1 0–0 2–4 3–1 1–4 2–1 3–1 0–0 1–1 0–0 1–1 4–1
Source: A PFG (in Bulgarian)
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

ChampionsEdit

Levski Sofia
Goalkeepers
  Stefan Staykov 24 0(0)
  Nikolay Iliev 06 0(0)
Defenders
  Nikolay Grancharov 20 0(0)
  Kiril Ivkov 29 0(2)
  Vladimir Nikolchev 03 0(0)
  Valentin Chaushev 03 0(0)
  Stefan Aladzhov 25 0(0)
  Ivan Tishanski 24 0(1)
  Milko Gaydarski 03 0(0)
Midfielders
  Stefan Pavlov 25 0(1)
  Todor Barzov 29 0(3)
  Voyn Voynov 30 0(7)
  Blagoy Krastanov 19 0(3)
  Ivan Stoyanov 01 0(0)
  Krasimir Borisov 25 0(7)
  Emil Spasov 22 0(4)
Forwards
  Pavel Panov 25 (20)
  Georgi Tsvetkov 18 0(2)
  Kiril Milanov 22 0(8)
  Yordan Yordanov 26 (12)
Manager
  Vasil Spasov

Top scorersEdit

 
Pavel Panov – top scorer of the season
Rank Scorer Club Goals
1   Pavel Panov Levski Sofia 20
2   Yordan Hristov Sliven 17
3   Ivan Petrov Marek Dupnitsa 16
4   Bozhidar Grigorov Slavia Sofia 15
  Chavdar Tsvetkov Slavia Sofia
6   Radoslav Zdravkov Lokomotiv Sofia 13
7   Yordan Yordanov Levski Sofia 12
  Dimitar Tsekov Botev Vratsa
9   Petko Petkov Beroe Stara Zagora 11
10   Stoycho Mladenov Beroe Stara Zagora 10

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Пиле от Станкето преподава уроци на елитни петли" (in Bulgarian). temasport.com. 23 February 2013.

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