Plamen Andreev

Plamen Andreev

Full name in native alphabet: Пламен Пламенов Андреев

Country: Bulgaria

Date of birth: 15/12/2004 (17 years old)

Place of birth: Sofia (Bulgaria)

Height: 189cm

Youth career: Botev 57, Levski Sofia (since 2018)

Current club: Levski Sofia

Squad number: 1

Current national team: Bulgaria U-19

Position: goalkeeper

Preferred foot: right

Market value (by transfermarkt.de): 500.000 €

Tournaments participated in: —

Contract until: 30.06.2024

Player’s agent: unknown

Transfer rumours: —

Similar type of player: Jan Oblak

Strengths:

– reflexes 

– handling 

– close-range shot-stopping ability 

– short and long throwing 

– charisma 

– physical strength 

– commanding in defence

– exits 

– aerial ability

– bravery 

To improve:

– sometimes makes some technical mistakes while parrying or catching the ball

– still needs to work hard on his composure, footwork, and passing skills under pressure

Style of play:

Mature for his age, strong, confident, and agile right-footed line keeper.

Andreev with a fantastic save of a powerful shot from the penalty area.
Andreev with a phenomenal save from a very close range.

Heatmap by Wyscout:

He is best suited to playing as:

Goalkeeper.

Video:

Achievements:

Bulgarian Cup 2021/2022 winner with Levski.

Bulgarian Super Cup 2022 winner with Levski.

League summary (as for 18 October 2022):

Parva Liga 2020/2021: 1 game/0 goals (Levski)

Parva Liga 2021/2022: 4 games/0 goals (Levski)

Parva Liga 2022/2023 (ongoing): 10 games/0 goals (Levski)

Description:

Plamen Andreev is considered to be one of the most interesting teenage goalkeepers in Europe. He joined the Levski Sofia youth academy in 2018 from Botev 57. He made his professional debut aged just 16 on 23 May 2021 in a league fixture against Cherno More Varna. This season, he became a regular and captain of the team which is extremely impressive given his young age. He is also a regular youth international for Bulgaria and currently he’s one of the leaders of the U-19 team.

Quotes:

Football Talent Scout potential rating:

8/10

First team material in a top European league.

Links:

Transfermarkt

Soccerway

Playmaker

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