Krasimir Balakov

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Krasimir Genchev Balakov (Bulgarian: Красимир Генчев Балъков, pronounced [krɐsiˈmir ˈbaɫɐkof]; born 29 March 1966) is a Bulgarian professional football manager and former player who last served as the head coach of Bulgarian club CSKA 1948. A former attacking midfielder, he was a key member of the Bulgaria national team that finished fourth in the 1994 FIFA World Cup. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Krasimir Balakov has received more than 237,359 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Krasimir Balakov is the 1,046th most popular soccer player (up from 1,133rd in 2019), the 111th most popular biography from Bulgaria (up from 113th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Bulgarian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Krasimir Balakov ranks 1,046 out of 16,923Before him are Paul Pogba, Edílson, Alen Bokšić, Emre Belözoğlu, Sandro Salvadore, and Müller. After him are Ivica Horvat, Alexandre Villaplane, Diego Costa, Mário Jardel, Edoardo Reja, and Kepa Arrizabalaga.

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Among people born in 1966, Krasimir Balakov ranks 80Before him are Helle Thorning-Schmidt, Patricia Kaas, Thomas Häßler, Didier Queloz, Olivier Martinez, and Müller. After him are Anousheh Ansari, Bill Goldberg, Faure Gnassingbé, Åsa Larsson, Ali-Reza Pahlavi, and Carola Häggkvist.

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In Bulgaria

Among people born in Bulgaria, Krasimir Balakov ranks 111 out of 313Before him are Philipp Kirkorov (1967), Petar Zhekov (1944), Dorothea of Bulgaria (1355), Valko Chervenkov (1900), Nina Dobrev (1989), and Kormisosh (700). After him are Dimitar Berbatov (1981), Petar Stoyanov (1952), Emil Kostadinov (1967), Trifon Ivanov (1965), Anna-Maria Ravnopolska-Dean (1960), and Vasil Radoslavov (1854).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Bulgaria

Among soccer players born in Bulgaria, Krasimir Balakov ranks 6Before him are Hristo Stoichkov (1966), Boris Gaganelov (1941), Georgi Asparuhov (1943), Dimitar Penev (1945), and Petar Zhekov (1944). After him are Dimitar Berbatov (1981), Emil Kostadinov (1967), Trifon Ivanov (1965), Ivan Dimitrov (1935), Hristo Bonev (1947), and Yordan Letchkov (1967).