Aleksander Tunchev

Date of birth10 July 1981
Place of birthPazardjik
NationalityBulgarian
Weight84 kg
Height1.88 m
PositionDefender

Tunchev joined Leicester City in July 2008 with a three-year contract.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Iskar 01 Jul 2000 01 Jul 2001
Belasitsa 01 Jul 2001 01 Jul 2002
Lokomotiv Plovdiv 01 Jul 2002 01 Jan 2006
CSKA Moscow 01 Jan 2006 07 Jul 2008
Leicester City 07 Jul 2008 30 Jun 2012
Crystal Palace 05 Aug 2011 02 Nov 2011 L
Zagłębie Lubin 01 Jul 2012

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2005-06 Lokomotiv Plovdiv UEFA Cup 2
2008-09 Leicester City FA Cup 4
2008-09 Leicester City Johnstones Paint Trophy 1
1
2008-09 Leicester City League Cup 1
2008-09 Leicester City League One 19
1
1
2
2009-10 Leicester City League Championship 1
1
2009-10 Leicester City League Cup 1
2010-11 Leicester City League Championship
2
2011-12 Crystal Palace League Championship 9
2011-12 Crystal Palace League Cup 1
2011-12 Leicester City FA Cup 1
2011-12 Leicester City League Championship 2


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
15 Sep 2005 Bolton Wanderers v Lokomotiv Plovdiv L 2-1 UEFA Cup 1st round 1st leg
29 Sep 2005 Lokomotiv Plovdiv v Bolton Wanderers L 1-2
Agg: 2-4
UEFA Cup 1st round 2nd leg


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1999-00 Bulgaria Under-21 1
1
2000-01 Bulgaria Under-21
1
2001-02 Bulgaria UEFA Under-21 1
2002-03 Bulgaria UEFA Under-21 2
2003-04 Bulgaria UEFA Under-21 1
1
2004-05 Bulgaria International Friendly
1
2005-06 Bulgaria International Friendly 1
2
2006-07 Bulgaria Cyprus International Tournament 1
1
2006-07 Bulgaria International Friendly 1
2006-07 Bulgaria UEFA European Championship 6
1
2
2007-08 Bulgaria International Friendly 2
2007-08 Bulgaria UEFA European Championship 4
2008-09 Bulgaria FIFA World Cup 3
1
2008-09 Bulgaria International Friendly 2
2009-10 Bulgaria International Friendly 1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
29 Mar 2000 Bulgaria v Belarus W 4-1 U21
27 Feb 2001 Bulgaria v Germany W 1-0 U21
31 Aug 2001 Malta v Bulgaria D 2-2 UEFA U21 Group 3
06 Sep 2002 Belgium v Bulgaria L 3-1 UEFA U21 Group 8
11 Oct 2002 Bulgaria v Croatia L 1-3 UEFA U21 Group 8
10 Oct 2003 Croatia v Bulgaria W 0-1 UEFA U21 Group 8
17 Nov 2004 Azerbaijan v Bulgaria D 0-0 International Friendly
17 Aug 2005 Bulgaria v Turkey W 3-1 International Friendly
12 Nov 2005 Bulgaria v Georgia W 6-2 International Friendly
16 Nov 2005 Mexico v Bulgaria W 0-3 International Friendly
02 Sep 2006 Romania v Bulgaria D 2-2 UEFA European Championship Group G
06 Sep 2006 Bulgaria v Slovenia W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Group G
11 Oct 2006 Luxembourg v Bulgaria W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group G
15 Nov 2006 Slovakia v Bulgaria L 3-1 International Friendly
06 Feb 2007 Bulgaria v Latvia W 2-0 CYPRUS INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT
07 Feb 2007 Cyprus v Bulgaria W 0-3 CYPRUS INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT Final
28 Mar 2007 Bulgaria v Albania D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group G
02 Jun 2007 Belarus v Bulgaria W 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group G
06 Jun 2007 Bulgaria v Belarus W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group G
22 Aug 2007 Bulgaria v Wales L 0-1 International Friendly
08 Sep 2007 Netherlands v Bulgaria L 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group G
12 Sep 2007 Bulgaria v Luxembourg W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Group G
17 Nov 2007 Bulgaria v Romania W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group G
21 Nov 2007 Slovenia v Bulgaria W 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group G
06 Feb 2008 Northern Ireland v Bulgaria W 0-1 International Friendly
20 Aug 2008 Bosnia and Herzegovina v Bulgaria W 1-2 International Friendly
06 Sep 2008 Montenegro v Bulgaria D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
11 Oct 2008 Bulgaria v Italy D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
15 Oct 2008 Georgia v Bulgaria D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
19 Nov 2008 Serbia v Bulgaria L 6-1 International Friendly
12 Aug 2009 Bulgaria v Latvia W 1-0 International Friendly


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.