Dimitar Berbatov

  • Berbatov joins Monaco on loan from Fulham February 1, 2014

    London: Monaco made a late transfer-deadline day move to cover for Radamel Falcao's long-term injury absence by signing striker Dimitar Berbatov on loan from English Premier League strugglers Fulham on Friday. The 33-year-old Bulgarian has joined the Ligue 1 title contenders until the end of the season and will wear the...
  • Fulham end losing run with win over Aston Villa December 8, 2013

    London: Goals from Steve Sidwell and Dimitar Berbatov helped Fulham end a six-match losing streak with a 2-0 victory over Aston Villa on Sunday. Sidwell struck from a tight angle on 21 minutes and Berbatov rolled in a cheeky penalty on the half hour as Fulham dominated against disappointing Villa. Fulham, who...
  • Berbatov will consider leaving Fulham, says agent December 4, 2013

    Sofia: Fulham striker Dimitar Berbatov will consider moving away from the struggling Premier League club in the January transfer window, his agent said on Wednesday. Bulgarian international Berbatov, 32, has scored just one league goal this season and British media have reported that he wants to leave, with Turkish club Trabzonspor...
  • Daniel Sturridge stars as Liverpool win 3-1 at Fulham May 12, 2013

    London: Daniel Sturridge scored a hat-trick for his sixth goal in the past four Premier League matches on Sunday as Liverpool came from behind to win 3-1 at Fulham. After Dimitar Berbatov gave Fulham a 33rd-minute lead with a header at Craven Cottage, Sturridge scored in the 36th, 62nd and 85th...
  • Berbatov goal helps Fulham beat Tottenham Hotspur March 18, 2013

    London: Dimitar Berbatov scored his first goal at White Hart Lane since leaving Tottenham as Fulham won 1-0 Sunday to hurt Spurs' bid to qualify for the Champions League. The Bulgarian striker, who scored 46 goals for Tottenham from 2006-08, declined to celebrate after finding the net in the 52nd...
  • Berbatov gives Fulham 1-0 win over Stoke in league February 23, 2013

    London: Dimitar Berbatov's crisp volley gave Fulham a 1-0 victory over Stoke in a rare moment of quality in a drab Premier League match on Saturday. The Bulgarian striker struck the ball powerfully past goalkeeper Asmir Begovic at the near post in the 45th minute at Craven Cottage for his ninth...
  • Fulham confirm Berbatov signing from United August 31, 2012

    London: Dimitar Berbatov has ended his four-year spell at Manchester United by joining fellow Premier League team Fulham. The former Bulgaria striker signed a two-year deal Friday to be reunited with Martin Jol, who was the striker's coach when both were at Tottenham in 2006 and '07. The transfer fee was...
  • Berbatov, Richardson set for Fulham move August 30, 2012

    London: Manchester United striker Dimitar Berbatov is close to joining Fulham along with Sunderland midfielder Kieran Richardson, the London club said on Thursday. Former Bulgarian international Berbatov was expected to move to Fiorentina but the Serie A team said he failed to turn up for a scheduled meeting in Italy on...
  • Out-of-favour Berbatov seeks Man United exit May 21, 2012

    Manchester: Striker Dimitar Berbatov wants to leave Manchester United because he feels he has fallen out of favour with manager Alex Ferguson. "My time at Manchester United is running out," the 31-year-old Bulgarian told bTV on Sunday. "I no longer feel like a valuable part of this team." The Premier League club...
  • Berbatov set for Man United exit: Ferguson March 15, 2012

    Bilbao, Spain: Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson has admitted that record signing Dimitar Berbatov could leave the club at the end of the season. The Bulgarian finished as the Premier League's topscorer last season, but has struggled for first-team football this term, making just 10 league appearances. Given his age, the...
  • Berbatov's a player like no other: Sheringham January 23, 2009

    New Delhi: Former Manchester United striker Teddy Sheringham offers his verdict on current United forward Dimitar Berbatov. In 2008 Dimitar Berbatov made the exact same trip that Teddy Sheringham made 11 years earlier. Both strikers swapped White Hart Lane for Old Trafford. Sheringham went on to win a famous Treble in 1999,...
  • Ferguson delighted with Berbatov's progress January 17, 2009

    New Delhi: The first half of Dimitar Berbatov's debut season at Manchester United has been underwhelming, to put it bluntly. The Bulgarian striker has scored just four Premier League goals since arriving from Tottenham Hotspur in the summer - hardly the tally expected of a £31 million purchase. And yet Sir...