Borislav Mikhailov - International Appearances


The outstanding Bulgarian 'keeper, who obtained 102 international caps with his National Team, has entered the symbolic but exclusive circle of players with a Century of Caps. All matches are friendlies unless stated otherwise.
Caps    Date     Venue        Opponent       Score   Competition 

  1   04/05/83   Sofia        Cuba            5-2  
  2   07/08/83   Paris        Algeria         3-2      
  3   07/09/83   Oslo         Norway          2-1    Euro Championship Qualifier
  4   12/10/83   Moskva       Sov.Union Olym. 0-0 [*a]   
  5   26/10/83   Praha        Czechoslovakia  2-1    
  6   16/11/83   Sofia        Wales           1-0    Euro Championship Qualifier
  7   21/12/83   Split        Yugoslavia      2-3    Euro Championship Qualifier
  8   11/04/84   Budapest     Hungary Olym.   1-1 [*a]   
  9   25/04/84   Athinai      Greece Olym.    1-3 [*a]   
 10   08/06/84   Kobenhaven   Denmark         1-1    
 11   05/09/84   Lisboa       Portugal        0-1    
 12   29/09/84   Beograd      Yugoslavia      0-0    World Cup Qualifier
 13   21/11/84   Paris        France          0-1    World Cup Qualifier
 14   05/12/84   Sofia        Luxembourg      4-0    World Cup Qualifier
 15   05/02/85   Queretaro    Switzerland     1-0    
 16   06/02/85   Queretaro    Poland          2-2    
 17   06/04/85   Sofia        East Germany    1-0    World Cup Qualifier
 18   17/04/85   Augsburg     West Germany    1-4    
 19   02/05/85   Sofia        France          2-0    World Cup Qualifier
 20   01/06/85   Sofia        Yugoslavia      2-1    World Cup Qualifier
 21   09/02/86   Queretaro    East Germany    1-2    
 22   19/02/86   Rabat        Morocco         0-0    
 23   09/04/86   Sofia        Denmark         3-0     
 24   23/04/86   Brussel      Belgium         0-2    
 25   30/04/86   Sofia        North Korea     3-0    
 26   31/05/86   Mexico City  Italy           1-1    World Cup 86 Rd 1
 27   05/06/86   Mexico City  South Korea     1-1    World Cup 86 Rd 1
 28   10/06/86   Mexico City  Argentina       0-2    World Cup 86 Rd 1
 29   15/06/86   Mexico City  Mexico          0-2    World Cup 86 Rd 2
 30   10/09/86   Glasgow      Scotland        0-0    Euro Championship Qualifier
 31   07/10/86   Sofia        East Germany Ol.2-0 [*a]   
 32   29/10/86   Tunis        Tunisia         3-3    
 33   19/11/86   Brussel      Belgium         1-1    Euro Championship Qualifier
 34   29/01/87   Sofia        China           4-0
 35   01/04/87   Sofia        Rep Ireland     2-1    Euro Championship Qualifier
 36   30/04/87   Luxembourg   Luxembourg      4-1    Euro Championship Qualifier
 37   20/05/87   Sofia        Luxembourg      3-0    Euro Championship Qualifier
 38   23/09/87   Sofia        Belgium         2-0    Euro Championship Qualifier
 39   11/11/87   Sofia        Scotland        0-1    Euro Championship Qualifier
 40   21/01/88   Doha         Qatar           3-2    
 41   23/01/88   Dubai        U A E           3-0    
 42   27/01/88   Dubai        U A E           3-1    
 43   03/02/88   Kair         Egypt           0-1    
 44   23/03/88   Sofia        Czechoslovakia  2-0    
 45   13/04/88   Burgas       East Germany    1-1    
 46   24/05/88   Rotterdam    Netherlands     2-1    
 47   24/08/88   Bialystok    Poland          2-3    
 48   19/10/88   Sofia        Romania         1-3    World Cup Qualifier
 49   17/10/90   Bucuresti    Romania         3-0    Euro Championship Qualifier
 50   14/11/90   Sofia        Scotland        1-1    Euro Championship Qualifier
 51   27/03/91   Glasgow      Scotland        1-1    Euro Championship Qualifier
 52   09/04/91   Odense       Denmark         1-1    
 53   01/05/91   Sofia        Switzerland     2-3    Euro Championship Qualifier
 54   22/05/91   Serravalle   San Marino      3-0    Euro Championship Qualifier
 55   25/09/91   Sofia        Italy           2-1    
 56   16/10/91   Sofia        San Marino      4-0    Euro Championship Qualifier
 57   20/11/91   Sofia        Romania         1-1    Euro Championship Qualifier
 58   28/04/92   Berno        Switzerland     2-0    
 59   14/05/92   Helsinki     Finland         3-0    World Cup Qualifier
 60   19/08/92   Sofia        Mexico          1-1    
 61   09/09/92   Sofia        France          2-0    World Cup Qualifier
 62   07/10/92   Solna        Sweden          0-2    World Cup Qualifier
 63   11/11/92   Saint Ouen   Portugal        1-2    
 64   02/12/92   Tel Aviv     Israel          2-0    World Cup Qualifier
 65   14/04/93   Wien         Austria         1-3    World Cup Qualifier
 66   28/04/93   Sofia        Finland         2-0    World Cup Qualifier
 67   12/05/93   Sofia        Israel          2-2    World Cup Qualifier
 68   13/10/93   Sofia        Austria         4-1    World Cup Qualifier
 69   17/11/93   Paris        France          2-1    World Cup Qualifier
 70   19/01/94   San Diego    Mexico          1-1    
 71   15/04/94   Maskat       Oman            1-1    
 72   28/04/94   Kuwait       Kuwait          2-1    
 73   21/06/94   Dallas       Nigeria         0-3    World Cup 94 Rd 1
 74   26/06/94   Chicago      Greece          4-0    World Cup 94 Rd 1
 75   30/06/94   Dallas       Argentina       2-0    World Cup 94 Rd 1
 76   05/07/94   New York [2] Mexico          1-1 [1]World Cup 94 Rd 2
 77   10/07/94   New York [2] Germany         2-1    World Cup 94 Qf
 78   13/07/94   New York [2] Italy           1-2    World Cup 94 Sf
 79   16/07/94   Pasadena     Sweden          0-4    World Cup 94 3/4
 80   16/11/94   Sofia        Moldova         4-1    Euro Championship Qualifier 
 81   14/12/94   Cardiff      Wales           3-0    Euro Championship Qualifier
 82   29/03/95   Sofia        Wales           3-1    Euro Championship Qualifier
 83   12/04/95   Strumica     FYR Macedonia   0-0    
 84   26/04/95   Chisinau     Moldova         3-0    Euro Championship Qualifier
 85   07/06/95   Sofia        Germany         3-2    Euro Championship Qualifier
 86   25/07/95   Kuala Lumpur Iraq            0-1    Merdeka Cup
 87   29/07/95   Kuala Lumpur Malaysia        2-0    Merdeka Cup
 88   06/09/95   Tirana       Albania         1-1    Euro Championship Qualifier
 89   07/10/95   Sofia        Albania         3-0    Euro Championship Qualifier
 90   11/10/95   Tbilisi      Georgia         1-2    Euro Championship Qualifier
 91   27/03/96   London       England         0-1    
 92   24/04/96   Trnava       Slovakia        0-0    
 93   28/05/96   Sofia        FYR Macedonia   3-0    
 94   02/06/96   Sofia        U A E           4-1    
 95   09/06/96   Leeds        Spain           1-1    Euro Championship 96 Rd 1
 96   13/06/96   Newcastle    Romania         1-0    Euro Championship 96 Rd 1
 97   18/06/96   Newcastle    France          1-3    Euro Championship 96 Rd 1
 98   01/09/96   Tel Aviv     Israel          1-2    World Cup Qualifier
 99   08/10/96   Luxembourg   Luxembourg      2-1    World Cup Qualifier
100   06/11/96   Rijad        Saudi Arabia    0-1    
101   14/12/96   Limassol     Cyprus          3-1    World Cup Qualifier
102   05/06/98   Sofia        Algeria         2-0      

[*a] in those four matches the opponents fielded an olympic team; the 
     Bulgarian FA nevertheless insist that all these matches are official
     A-internationals, contravening FIFA conventions.
 [1] Bulgaria won 3-1 on penalties
 [2] New York = East Rutherford 

Total Record 

Matches  Won Draw Lost  For Against  Points  Percentage
   102    51   25   26   173 - 105      127     62.25 

Types of Matches 

Friendlies             42
World Cup Qualifiers   19       
World Cup              11  
European Champ. Qual.  25
European Championship   3 
Other Tournaments       2

Total                 102


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With thanks to Roberto Mamrud (robert@elsitio.net) and Andrey Medintsev (Bulgarian FA)

Prepared and maintained by Jarek Owsianski for the Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation

Author: Jarek Owsianski (jarek-o@go2.pl)
Last updated: 4 Dec 2004

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