Petko Petkov (footballer) facts for kids
Petko Petkov, c. 1974
|Date of birth||3 August 1946|
|Place of birth||Sinitevo, Bulgaria|
|Date of death||10 January 2020(aged 73)|
|Place of death||Stara Zagora, Bulgaria|
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
Petkov was born in Sinitevo. He played club football for many teams including Beroe Stara Zagora and Austria Wien. He is Beroe Stara Zagora's record goalscorer in the top league with 144 goals in 260 matches. He also played for the Bulgaria national team. He played 33 times for his country, scoring five goals.
On 10 January 2020, Petkov died in Stara Zagora at the age of 73.
- Balkans Cup: 1967–68, 1969
- Austria Wien
- Bulgarian league top scorer: 1973–74 (20 goals), 1975–76 (19 goals)
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