HRISTO STOICHKOV Biography - Theater, Opera and Movie personalities


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Hristo Stoichkov  is the most successful  Bulgarian soccer player of all time. He debuted in professional  football with CSKA Sofia and was later spotted by European giant FC  Barcelona. Stoitchkov earned global acclaim after winning the Spanish  Primera Division four consecutive times and taking his club to  Champions League glory in 1992.  At World Cup 1994, Hristo Stoichkov was awarded the Golden boot as the  top goal scorer of the tournament as he miraculously led his country to  the semi-finals.


Apart from his numerous awards and trophies, Stoichkov gained much  popularity because of his aggressive on-pitch temper. His relentless  attitude was known to irritate his opposition and  enthrall his fans who preserve his image close to their hearts.


As a player, Hristo Stoitchkov plays as a left attacker/winger. His  specialties include free kicks, penalties and taking unpredictable  shots on goal. Stoichkov is also known for his explosive acceleration  and speed dribbling.