Bulgaria national under-19 football team

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Bulgaria Under-19
Nickname(s) The Lions
Association Bulgarian Football Union
Head coach Flag of Bulgaria.svg Angel Stoykov
Captain Stanislav Ivanov
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The Bulgaria national under-19 football team [1] is the national under-19 football team of Bulgaria and is controlled by the Bulgarian Football Union. The team competes in the European Under-19 Football Championship, held every year.

Contents

Competition results

 Champions   Runners-Up   Semi-Finals   Other Top Results  

Balkan Youth Championship

YearRank
Flag of Greece.svg 1968Champions
Flag of Bulgaria.svg 1970Champions
Flag of Yugoslavia (1946-1992).svg 1973Champions

UEFA U-19 European Championship

YearRank
Flag of Bulgaria.svg 1959Champions
Flag of England.svg 1963 Semi-Finals
Flag of France.svg 1968Semi-Finals
Flag of Germany.svg 1969Champions
Flag of Italy.svg 1973Champions
Flag of Sweden.svg 1974Semi-Finals
Flag of Belgium (civil).svg 1977Runners-Up
Flag of Austria.svg 1979Runners-Up
Flag of Yugoslavia (1946-1992).svg 1986Quarter-Finals

FIFA U-19 World Championship

YearRank
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg 1985Quarter-Finals
Flag of Chile.svg 1987Quarter-Finals

Players

Current squad

No.Pos.PlayerDate of birth (age)Club
1 GK Ivan Andonov (2003-12-27) 27 December 2003 (age 17) Flag of Italy.svg Fiorentina
1 GK Hristiyan Slavkov (2003-02-26) 26 February 2003 (age 18) Flag of Bulgaria.svg Botev Plovdiv

2 DF Ivan Aleksiev (2003-04-04) 4 April 2003 (age 18) Flag of Bulgaria.svg Slavia Sofia
2 DF Aleksandar Buchkov (2003-09-13) 13 September 2003 (age 17) Flag of Bulgaria.svg CSKA Sofia
2 DF Aleksandar Georgiev (2003-05-28) 28 May 2003 (age 18) Flag of Bulgaria.svg CSKA 1948
2 DF Kristian Hristov Flag of Bulgaria.svg Slavia Sofia
2 DF Martin Hristov Flag of Bulgaria.svg Botev Plovdiv
2 DF Hristiyan Petrov (2002-06-24) 24 June 2002 (age 18) Flag of Bulgaria.svg Litex Lovech
2 DF Kristian Trenchev Flag of Italy.svg Como

3 MF Simeon Aleksandrov (2003-09-24) 24 September 2003 (age 17) Flag of Bulgaria.svg Septemvri Sofia
3 MF Steliyan Dobrev (2003-11-12) 12 November 2003 (age 17) Flag of Bulgaria.svg Slavia Sofia
3 MF Martin Haydarov (2003-01-22) 22 January 2003 (age 18) Flag of Bulgaria.svg CSKA 1948
3 MF Dimo Krastev (2003-02-10) 10 February 2003 (age 18) Flag of Italy.svg Fiorentina
3 MF Konstantin Nikolov Flag of Bulgaria.svg Belasitsa Petrich
3 MF Valentin Nikolov (2003-10-15) 15 October 2003 (age 17) Flag of Bulgaria.svg Lokomotiv Sofia
3 MF Panayot Paskov (2003-01-09) 9 January 2003 (age 18) Flag of Bulgaria.svg Septemvri Sofia
3 MF Plamen Tsonchev (2003-01-30) 30 January 2003 (age 18) Flag of Bulgaria.svg Botev Plovdiv

4 FW Nikola Iliev (2004-04-06) 6 April 2004 (age 17) Flag of Italy.svg Inter Milan
4 FW Martin Smolenski (2003-03-08) 8 March 2003 (age 18) Flag of Bulgaria.svg CSKA Sofia
4 FW Martin Sorakov (2003-10-23) 23 October 2003 (age 17) Flag of Bulgaria.svg Slavia Sofia

Recent results

  Win  Draw  Loss

8 March 2017 Friendly Bulgaria  Flag of Bulgaria.svg1–0Flag of Cyprus.svg  Cyprus Sofia, Bulgaria
14:00 Krastev Soccerball shade.svg 35' Report Stadium: Tsarsko Selo Complex
Referee: Nikolay Yordanov
22 March 2017 2017 UEFA U19 Euro ER Israel  Flag of Israel.svg1–1Flag of Bulgaria.svg  Bulgaria Blois, France
20:00 Abu Fani Soccerball shade.svg 56' Report Genchev Soccerball shade.svg 86'Stadium: Stade municipal des Allées Jean Leroi
Referee: José María Sánchez Martínez (Spain)
24 March 2017 2017 UEFA U19 Euro ER France  Flag of France.svg1–2Flag of Bulgaria.svg  Bulgaria Blois, France
20:00 Diaby Soccerball shade.svg 66' Report
Stadium: Stade municipal des Allées Jean Leroi
Referee: Dimitrios Massias (Cyprus)
27 March 2017 2017 UEFA U19 Euro ER Bulgaria  Flag of Bulgaria.svg3–1Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina.svg  Bosnia and Herzegovina Vineuil, France
20:00
Report Demirović Soccerball shade.svg 64'Stadium: Stade Municipal
Referee: Ádám Farkas (Hungary)
13 June 2017 Friendly Bulgaria  Flag of Bulgaria.svg2–1Flag of Georgia.svg  Georgia Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria
18:00
Report Kutsia Soccerball shade.svg 16'Stadium: Hristo Botev
3 July 2017 2017 UEFA U19 Euro Bulgaria  Flag of Bulgaria.svg0–2Flag of England.svg  England Tbilisi, Georgia
17:30
Report
Stadium: Mikheil Meskhi Stadium
Attendance: 220
Referee: Ola Hobber Nilsen (Norway)
6 July 2017 2017 UEFA U19 Euro Germany  Flag of Germany.svg3–0Flag of Bulgaria.svg  Bulgaria Gori, Georgia
20:00
Report
Stadium: Tengiz Burjanadze Stadium
Attendance: 3,252
Referee: Sergey Lapochkin (Russia)
9 July 2017 2017 UEFA U19 Euro Netherlands  Flag of the Netherlands.svg1–1Flag of Bulgaria.svg  Bulgaria Gori, Georgia
20:00
Report
Stadium: Tengiz Burjanadze Stadium
Attendance: 1,214
Referee: Srjdan Jovanović (Serbia)
12 September 2017 Friendly Bulgaria  Flag of Bulgaria.svg4–4Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina.svg  Bosnia and Herzegovina Sofia, Bulgaria
17:00
Report
Stadium: Boyana National Football Base
Referee: Stanimir Trenchev
14 September 2017 Friendly Bulgaria  Flag of Bulgaria.svg0–2Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina.svg  Bosnia and Herzegovina Sofia, Bulgaria
10:30 Report
Stadium: Boyana National Football Base
Referee: Vangel Vangelov
8 November 2017 (2017-11-08) 2018 UEFA U19 Euro Q Iceland  Flag of Iceland.svg1–2Flag of Bulgaria.svg  Bulgaria Sliven, Bulgaria
13:30
Report
Stadium: Hadzhi Dimitar Stadium
Referee: Markus Hameter (Austria)
11 November 2017 (2017-11-11) 2018 UEFA U19 Euro Q Bulgaria  Flag of Bulgaria.svg2−0Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg  Faroe Islands Sliven, Bulgaria
13:30
Report Stadium: Hadzhi Dimitar Stadium
Referee: Paul Mclaughlin (Ireland)
14 November 2017 (2017-11-14) 2018 UEFA U19 Euro Q Bulgaria  Flag of Bulgaria.svg0−1Flag of England.svg  England Stara Zagora, Bulgaria
13:30 Report Sancho Soccerball shade.svg 11'Stadium: Trace Arena
Referee: Peter Kralović (Slovakia)
20 February 2018 Friendly Bulgaria  Flag of Bulgaria.svg2–1Flag of Kosovo.svg  Kosovo Nesebar, Bulgaria
14:00
Report Behrami Soccerball shade.svg 18'Stadium: Nesebar Stadium
22 February 2018 Friendly Bulgaria  Flag of Bulgaria.svg0–0Flag of Kosovo.svg  Kosovo Sozopol, Bulgaria
11:00 Report Stadium: Arena Sozopol
6 March 2018 Friendly Bulgaria  Flag of Bulgaria.svg0–1Flag of Serbia.svg  Serbia Simitli, Bulgaria
15:00 Report Joveljić Soccerball shade.svg 37'Stadium: Struma Stadium
8 March 2018 Friendly Bulgaria  Flag of Bulgaria.svg4–1Flag of Serbia.svg  Serbia Simitli, Bulgaria
10:30
Report Maksimović Soccerball shade.svg 59'Stadium: Struma Stadium
21 March 2018 (2018-03-21) 2018 UEFA U19 Euro ER Spain  Flag of Spain.svg0−0Flag of Bulgaria.svg  Bulgaria Benidorm, Spain
18:00 Report Stadium: Estadio Municipal Guillermo Amor
Referee: Marco Di Bello (Italy)
24 March 2018 (2018-03-24) 2018 UEFA U19 Euro ER France  Flag of France.svg2−0Flag of Bulgaria.svg  Bulgaria Benidorm, Spain
12:00 Alioui Soccerball shade.svg 26', 79' Report Stadium: Estadio Municipal Guillermo Amor
Referee: Tihomir Pejin (Croatia)
27 March 2018 (2018-03-27) 2018 UEFA U19 Euro ER Bulgaria  Flag of Bulgaria.svg0−2Flag of Belgium (civil).svg  Belgium Alcoy, Spain
17:30 Report Dewaele Soccerball shade.svg 58'
Openda Soccerball shade.svg 67'
Stadium: Estadio El Collao
Referee: Antti Munukka (Finland)
2 September 2018 Friendly SV Lippstadt 08 U17 Flag of Germany.svg 1−2Flag of Bulgaria.svg  Bulgaria Lippstadt, Germany
12:30Stadium: Liebelt Arena
4 September 2018 Friendly Westphalia I U17 Flag of Germany.svg 0−2Flag of Bulgaria.svg  Bulgaria Ennigerloh, Germany
19:00Stadium: Stavernbuschpark
6 September 2018 Friendly Westphalia II U17 Flag of Germany.svg 2−2Flag of Bulgaria.svg  Bulgaria Bergkamen, Germany
19:00Stadium: Sportplatz VFK Weddinghofen

Former squads

See also

Bulgaria national football team

Bulgaria national under-21 football team

Bulgaria national under-18 football team

Bulgaria national under-17 football team

Notes

  1. Bulgarian : Български юношески национален отбор по футбол, Balgarski yunosheski natsionalen otbor po futbol, literally "Bulgarian teenage national football team"

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