Hristov with Balkan Botevgrad in 2010
|Full name||Marian Georgiev Hristov|
|Date of birth||(1973-07-29) 29 July 1973 (age 49)|
|Place of birth||Botevgrad, Bulgaria|
|Height||1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)|
|1997–2004||1. FC Kaiserslautern||146||(26)|
|2013–????||Levski Sofia (assistant manager)|
|2018–2019||Septemvri Sofia (assistant manager)|
|*Club domestic league appearances and goals|
Marian Georgiev Hristov (Bulgarian: Мариян Христов) (born 29 July 1973) is a Bulgarian former professional footballer who played as a midfielder. Since his retirement from playing, he has worked as an assistant manager.
Hristov's first club was PFC Balkan Botevgrad. He later played with Slavia Sofia (1994–95), Levski Sofia (1995–97), and has been champion of Germany with Kaiserslautern in 1998, reached a UEFA Cup Semi-final: 2001 and a Champions League, Quarter-final: 1999 (1997–2004). He also was the DFB-Pokal finalist in 2003.
By 27 March 2007, Hrıstov had retired from international football. Marian Hristov had earned 45 caps and scored four times for Bulgaria.
He has also expressed an interest in coaching his country.
- Scores and results list Bulgaria's goal tally first, score column indicates score after each Hristov goal.
|1||8 November 1996||Rajamangala Stadium, Bangkok||Thailand||1–0||4–0||Friendly|
|3||25 April 2001||Ullevaal Stadion, Oslo||Norway||1–0||1–2||Friendly|
|4||10 September 2003||Estadi Comunal d'Aixovall, Andorra la Vella||Andorra||3–0||3–0||Euro 2004 qualifier|
- ^ "Започваме ги с Швеция. 10 години след лудото американско лято се готвим за скок в Европа" (in Bulgarian). standartnews.com. 12 June 2004. Archived from the original on 20 August 2017. Retrieved 22 August 2017.
- ^ "Hristov, Marijan" (in German). kicker.de. Retrieved 6 January 2012.
- ^ a b c d "Честит рожден ден на Мариян Христов". Bulgarian Football Union. 29 July 2020. Retrieved 29 July 2020.
- ^ "Мариян Христов: искам да стана треньор на националния отбор" (in Bulgarian). novsport.com. Retrieved 31 March 2012.
- Marian Hristov at fussballdaten.de (in German)
- Profile at LevskiSofia.info
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