Todor Zaytsev

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Todor Zaytsev
Personal information
Full name Todor Yakov Zaytsev
Date of birth (1967-05-30) 30 May 1967 (age 56)
Place of birth Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Position(s) Attacking midfielder
Youth career
1977–1986 Botev Plovdiv
Senior career*
1987–1994 Botev Plovdiv 194 (42)
1995 Lokomotiv Plovdiv 17 (8)
1995–1997 Levski Sofia 49 (15)
1998 Botev Plovdiv 9 (4)
1998–2000 Floriana ? (?)
2000–2002 Chernomorets Burgas 42 (3)
Managerial career
2009 Botev 2002 (private academy)
2011– Botev Plovdiv (youth team)
*Club domestic league appearances and goals

Todor Zaytsev (Bulgarian : Тодор Зайцев; born 30 May 1967) is a former Bulgarian footballer who played as a midfielder. [1]



Zaytsev's career is mostly associated with Botev Plovdiv, though he also donned the shirt of city rivals Lokomotiv Plovdiv [2] as well as Levski Sofia (becoming vice-champion of Bulgaria with the "bluemen") and Chernomorets Burgas. Between 1998 and 2000, he had a spell in Malta.

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  1. "Тодор Зайцев: Децата ми се родиха в деня, в който загубихме финал от Левски" (in Bulgarian). 15 June 2017.
  2. "Справка за Тодор Зайцев" (in Bulgarian).