Dimitar Dimitrov (football manager)

Dimitar Petrov Dimitrov (Bulgarian: Димитър Петров Димитров; born 9 June 1959), nicknamed Héro, is a Bulgarian professional football manager and former player who is the manager of Beroe Stara Zagora.

Dimitar Dimitrov
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Personal information
Full name Dimitar Petrov Dimitrov
Date of birth (1959-06-09) 9 June 1959 (age 60)
Place of birth Burgas, Bulgaria
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Beroe (manager)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1979–1981 Chernomorets Burgas 14 (0)
1981–1985 Akademik Sofia
Teams managed
1993–1997 Neftochimic Burgas
1997–1998 Litex Lovech
1998–1999 Bulgaria
1999–2000 Litex Lovech
2000 Levski Sofia
2000–2001 Velbazhd Kyustendil
2001–2003 Lokomotiv Plovdiv
2003–2004 Naftex Burgas
2004–2005 Al-Nassr
2006–2008 Chernomorets Burgas
2009 Amkar Perm
2009–2011 Al-Qadisiya
2011–2014 Chernomorets Burgas
2014 Botev Plovdiv (director of football)
2015–2017 Irtysh Pavlodar
2017–2018 Ludogorets Razgrad
2018–2019 Irtysh Pavlodar
2019– Beroe
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

He has managed Neftochimic Burgas, Litex Lovech, the Bulgarian national team,[1] Levski Sofia, Lokomotiv Plovdiv, Chernomorets Burgas, Amkar Perm and Al-Qadisiya.[2][3] Dimitrov is known for his fiery temper and animated manner of coaching.[4] His son, Viktor Dimitrov, has worked as assistant manager.[5]

HonoursEdit

CoachEdit

Neftochimic Burgas
Litex Lovech
Levski Sofia
Ludogorets

Career statisticsEdit

As of 14 May 2014
Team From To Record
G W D L Win %
Neftochimic Burgas 1993 1997 123 68 23 32 055.28
Litex Lovech 1997 1998 30 21 6 3 070.00
Lovech 1999 2000 30 15 4 11 050.00
Levski Sofia 2000 2001 30 23 5 2 076.67
Lokomotiv Plovdiv 2001 2003 62 34 8 20 054.84
Naftex Burgas 2003 2004 30 9 8 13 030.00
Al-Nassr 2004 2005 22 7 7 8 031.82
Chernomorets Burgas 2006 14 December 2008 71 36 21 14 050.70
Amkar Perm 14 December 2008 1 September 2009 20 4 6 10 020.00
Al-Qadisiya Al Khubar 19 December 2009 30 May 2011 38 8 12 18 021.05
Chernomorets Burgas 30 May 2011 15 May 2014 98 44 19 35 044.90
Total 554 269 119 166 048.56

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Sporting Digest". The Independent. London. 12 November 1999. Retrieved 10 December 2010.
  2. ^ "Legendary Balakov Becomes Manager of Chernomorets". Novinite.com. 14 December 2008. Retrieved 10 December 2010.
  3. ^ http://www.footballdatabase.eu/football.joueurs.dimitar.dimitrov.60010.en.html
  4. ^ "На Димитър Димитров - Херо му върви срещу "Левски" с бургаски отбори, наставникът има пет пълни успеха над "сините"". topsport.bg. 24 February 2008. Retrieved 10 December 2014.
  5. ^ Yotova, Ralitsa (14 July 2018). "Виктор Димитров пред ТОПСПОРТ: Хърватия пише история, Белгия заслужава бронза повече от Англия". topsport.bg. Retrieved 14 July 2018.

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