Ilian Kiriakov

Date of birth04 August 1967
NationalityBulgarian
PositionMidfielder

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
CSKA Sofiya
Deportivo La Coruña
Etur
Mérida UD
Anorthosis Famagusta 01 Aug 1995 14 Jun 1996
Aberdeen 14 Jun 1996 18 May 2000

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1999-00 Aberdeen Scottish League Cup
1
1999-00 Aberdeen Scottish Premier League 6
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
01 Aug 1999 Aberdeen v Celtic L 0-5 Scottish Premier League
07 Aug 1999 Kilmarnock v Aberdeen L 2-0 Scottish Premier League
14 Aug 1999 Aberdeen v Dundee L 0-2 Scottish Premier League
17 Aug 1999 Aberdeen v Livingston W 1-0 Scottish League Cup 2nd round
22 Aug 1999 Heart of Midlothian v Aberdeen L 3-0 Scottish Premier League
20 Oct 1999 Motherwell v Aberdeen W 5-6 Scottish Premier League
23 Oct 1999 Aberdeen v Kilmarnock D 2-2 Scottish Premier League
30 Oct 1999 Aberdeen v Rangers L 1-5 Scottish Premier League
06 Nov 1999 Dundee United v Aberdeen L 3-1 Scottish Premier League


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
1987-88 Bulgaria International Friendly 4
3
1987-88 Bulgaria Olympics 2
1987-88 Bulgaria OT XI 1
1988-89 Bulgaria A v B 1
1988-89 Bulgaria FIFA World Cup 2
1
1988-89 Bulgaria International Friendly 5
2
1989-90 Bulgaria UEFA Under-21 3
1
1990-91 Bulgaria International Friendly 2
1990-91 Bulgaria UEFA European Championship 3
1991-92 Bulgaria International Friendly 1
1
1991-92 Bulgaria UEFA European Championship 2
1992-93 Bulgaria FIFA World Cup 6
1992-93 Bulgaria International Friendly
2
1993-94 Bulgaria FIFA World Cup 4
2
1
1993-94 Bulgaria International Friendly
1
1994-95 Bulgaria International Friendly 1
1
1
1994-95 Bulgaria UEFA European Championship 2
3
1995-96 Bulgaria International Friendly 4
1995-96 Bulgaria UEFA European Championship 3
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
14 Nov 1987 Bulgaria v Norway W 4-0 Olympics Europe group D
21 Jan 1988 Qatar v Bulgaria W 2-3 International Friendly
23 Jan 1988 United Arab Emirates v Bulgaria W 0-3 International Friendly
27 Jan 1988 United Arab Emirates v Bulgaria W 1-3 International Friendly
03 Feb 1988 Egypt v Bulgaria L 1-0 International Friendly
23 Mar 1988 Bulgaria v Czechoslovakia W 2-0 International Friendly
13 Apr 1988 Bulgaria v East Germany D 1-1 International Friendly
27 Apr 1988 USSR v Bulgaria L 2-0 Olympics Europe group D
12 May 1988 Sweden v Bulgaria L 3-0 OT XI
24 May 1988 Netherlands v Bulgaria W 1-2 International Friendly
04 Aug 1988 Finland v Bulgaria D 1-1 International Friendly
07 Aug 1988 Iceland v Bulgaria W 2-3 International Friendly
09 Aug 1988 Norway v Bulgaria D 1-1 International Friendly
24 Aug 1988 Poland v Bulgaria L 3-2 International Friendly
21 Sep 1988 Bulgaria v USSR W 2-1 A v B
19 Oct 1988 Bulgaria v Romania L 1-3 FIFA World Cup Group 1
02 Nov 1988 Denmark v Bulgaria D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Group 1
24 Dec 1988 United Arab Emirates v Bulgaria W 0-1 International Friendly
21 Feb 1989 Bulgaria v USSR L 1-2 International Friendly
22 Mar 1989 Bulgaria v West Germany L 1-2 International Friendly
26 Apr 1989 Bulgaria v Denmark L 0-2 FIFA World Cup Group 1
10 Oct 1989 Bulgaria v Greece W 2-0 UEFA U21 Group 1
14 Mar 1990 Yugoslavia v Bulgaria L 2-0 UEFA U21 Quarter-final
28 Mar 1990 Bulgaria v Yugoslavia L 0-1 UEFA U21 Quarter-final
27 Mar 1991 Scotland v Bulgaria D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 2
09 Apr 1991 Denmark v Bulgaria D 1-1 International Friendly
01 May 1991 Bulgaria v Switzerland L 2-3 UEFA European Championship Group 2
22 May 1991 San Marino v Bulgaria W 0-3 UEFA European Championship Group 2
29 May 1991 Brazil v Bulgaria L 3-0 International Friendly
25 Sep 1991 Bulgaria v Italy W 2-1 International Friendly
16 Oct 1991 Bulgaria v San Marino W 4-0 UEFA European Championship Group 2
20 Nov 1991 Bulgaria v Romania D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 2
28 Apr 1992 Switzerland v Bulgaria W 0-2 International Friendly
19 Aug 1992 Bulgaria v Mexico D 1-1 International Friendly
09 Sep 1992 Bulgaria v France W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Group 6
07 Oct 1992 Sweden v Bulgaria L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Group 6
11 Nov 1992 Portugal v Bulgaria L 2-1 International Friendly
02 Dec 1992 Israel v Bulgaria W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Group 6
14 Apr 1993 Austria v Bulgaria L 3-1 FIFA World Cup Group 6
28 Apr 1993 Bulgaria v Finland W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Group 6
12 May 1993 Bulgaria v Israel D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Group 6
03 Jun 1994 Bulgaria v Ukraine D 1-1 International Friendly
26 Jun 1994 Bulgaria v Greece W 4-0 FIFA World Cup Finals Group D
30 Jun 1994 Argentina v Bulgaria W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Finals Group D
05 Jul 1994 Mexico v Bulgaria W 1-1 (3-1) FIFA World Cup Finals 2nd round
10 Jul 1994 Bulgaria v Germany W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Finals quarter-final final
13 Jul 1994 Italy v Bulgaria L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Finals semi-final
16 Jul 1994 Sweden v Bulgaria L 4-0 FIFA World Cup Finals 3rd place
12 Oct 1994 Bulgaria v Georgia W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group 7
16 Nov 1994 Bulgaria v Moldova W 4-1 UEFA European Championship Group 7
14 Dec 1994 Wales v Bulgaria W 0-3 UEFA European Championship Group 7
14 Feb 1995 Argentina v Bulgaria L 4-1 International Friendly
29 Mar 1995 Bulgaria v Wales W 3-1 UEFA European Championship Group 7
12 Apr 1995 FYR Macedonia v Bulgaria D 0-0 International Friendly
26 Apr 1995 Moldova v Bulgaria W 0-3 UEFA European Championship Group 7
07 Oct 1995 Bulgaria v Albania W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Group 7
11 Oct 1995 Georgia v Bulgaria L 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group 7
15 Nov 1995 Germany v Bulgaria L 3-1 UEFA European Championship Group 7
27 Mar 1996 England v Bulgaria L 1-0 International Friendly
24 Apr 1996 Slovakia v Bulgaria D 0-0 International Friendly
28 May 1996 Bulgaria v FYR Macedonia W 3-0 International Friendly
02 Jun 1996 Bulgaria v United Arab Emirates W 4-1 International Friendly
09 Jun 1996 Spain v Bulgaria D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Finals Group B


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