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PFC CSKA SOFIA

PFC CSKA

 Sofia (Bulgarian: ПФК ЦСКА София, pronounced Tse-se-ka Sòfiya) is a professional association football club from Sofia, Bulgaria, which currently competes in the country's premier football competition, the First League. CSKA stands for Central Sports Club of the Army (Bulgarian: Централен Спортен Клуб на Армията).

Established on May 5, 1948, CSKA have won a record 31 Bulgarian titles, and 4 national supercups, as well as 20 Bulgarian Cups. Internationally CSKA are the only Bulgarian team to reach the semi-final of the European Champion Clubs' Cup, which they have done twice, and they have also reached the semi-final of the UEFA Cup Winners' Cup.





In the decades, many of Bulgaria's greatest footballers like Petar Zhekov, Dimitar Yakimov, Dimitar Penev, Hristo Stoichkov, Emil Kostadinov, Lyuboslav Penev, Dimitar Berbatov, Stiliyan Petrov and Martin Petrov have been part of the team.

The club's home colours are red and white. CSKA's home ground is the "…

PFC CSKA Sofia (Bulgarian: ПФК ЦСКА София)

PFC CSKA Sofia (Bulgarian: ПФК ЦСКА София), commonly known as CSKA or CSKA Sofia (internationally) is a Bulgarian association football club based in Sofia, which for most of its existence competed in A Football Group, the top division of the Bulgarian football league system. CSKA is abbreviation for Central Sports Club of the Army (Bulgarian: Централен Спортен Клуб на Армията). The club was officially founded in 1948, even though its roots date back to an army officers' club founded in 1923. At present, however, the club does not have any direct ties to the Bulgarian Army.
Since its formation, CSKA has won 31 domestic titles and 20 national cups and is the best performing Bulgarian football club based on the all-time national statistics.[1][2] Internationally, CSKA has reached two European Cup semi-finals, four European Cup quarter-finals, and one Cup Winners' Cup semi-final, also making it the best performing Bulgarian club in the European club competitions.[3]
The club's…