Nikolay Iliev

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Nikolay Iliev (Bulgarian: Николай Илиев; born 31 March 1964) is a Bulgarian former professional footballer who played as a defender. He was part of the Bulgarian national team that reached the semi-finals of the 1994 World Cup. Iliev's spent most of his career with Levski Sofia, managing 196 appearances and 25 goals in the A PFG as well as participating in 19 matches and netting 2 goals in European tournaments. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nikolay Iliev has received more than 27,553 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 17 in 2019). Nikolay Iliev is the 5,759th most popular soccer player (down from 5,116th in 2019), the 268th most popular biography from Bulgaria (down from 224th in 2019) and the 43rd most popular Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Nikolay Iliev ranks 5,759 out of 16,880Before him are Celso Ayala, Kiyotaka Matsui, Jeison Murillo, Wim Meutstege, Olivier Kapo, and Carmel Busuttil. After him are Youssef En-Nesyri, Antar Yahia, John de Wolf, Alain Couriol, Iván Kaviedes, and Scott Carson.

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Among people born in 1964, Nikolay Iliev ranks 538Before him are Geovani Faria da Silva, Valery Salov, Greg Mottola, Laurent Fournier, Siriporn Ampaipong, and Carmel Busuttil. After him are Nasrin Oryakhil, Alain Guiraudie, Mark Waters, Emanuel Pastreich, Sabu, and Yasmin Le Bon.

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In Bulgaria

Among people born in Bulgaria, Nikolay Iliev ranks 268 out of 372Before him are Stiliyan Petrov (1979), Ivaylo Yordanov (1968), Elitsa Todorova (1977), Matey Kaziyski (1984), Katerina Maleeva (1969), and Georgi Gospodinov (1968). After him are Magdalena Maleeva (1975), Albena Denkova (1974), Serafim Todorov (1969), Sonya Yoncheva (1981), Dimitar Ivankov (1975), and Ivailo Marinov (1960).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Bulgaria

Among soccer players born in Bulgaria, Nikolay Iliev ranks 43Before him are Kiril Ivkov (1946), Ivan Zafirov (1947), Georgi Dimitrov (1959), Valeri Bojinov (1986), Stiliyan Petrov (1979), and Ivaylo Yordanov (1968). After him are Dimitar Ivankov (1975), Ayan Sadakov (1961), Zdravko Zdravkov (1970), Ivaylo Andonov (1967), Ilian Stoyanov (1977), and Nikolay Mihaylov (1988).