dimitar berbatov
Fri Nov 17
The Sun - Fri Nov 17 11:32 PM
DIMITAR BERBATOV had never even heard of Tottenham when they first made their move to sign him 11 years ago. The striker was 25 and playing for Bayer Leverkusen when his agent told him Spurs had been in touch and he replied: “Who?” But Berbatov soon grew to know — and love — the North …
Soccernet - Fri Nov 17 7:42 PM
It's not hard to spot Dimitar Berbatov in a crowd, even from afar. If his tall and lanky figure doesn't give him away, the confident demeanor and nonchalant ball control most certainly do. It wouldn't be Berbatov any other way. He has always played football on his pace, and on his terms. Forget a...
Sat Nov 11
Soccernet - Sat Nov 11 9:45 AM
ESPN brings you the best of the quotes from the players and support staff of newcomers Bengaluru FC, FC Pune City, 2015 champions Chennaiyin FC, Kerala Blasters FC, Mumbai City FC and FC Goa.
Fri Nov 3
Sport Review - Fri Nov 3 5:10 AM
Dimitar Berbatov believes Jose Mourinho is right to lay down a solid foundation at Manchester United before reintroducing a stylish brand of football. The Red Devils boss has been criticised in recent weeks after Manchester United deployed a negative approach to their goalless draw with bitter ri...
Thu Nov 2
Sport Review - Thu Nov 2 8:15 AM
Dimitar Berbatov has urged Romelu Lukaku to retain his self belief despite the Manchester United striker enduring a four-game goal drought. The Belgium international’s performance has come under scrutiny over the past week or so following his dry spell in the Premier League and the Champions Leag...
Sport Review - Thu Nov 2 7:00 AM
Dimitar Berbatov is tipping Anthony Martial to develop into a top player at Manchester United in the seasons to come. The 21-year-old striker has earned a reputation as one of Manchester United’s most promising attacking talents since arriving at the club from Monaco back in September 2015. He ha...
Sport Review - Thu Nov 2 6:10 AM
Dimitar Berbatov has defended Manchester United summer signing Romelu Lukaku after the striker failed to get on a score sheet in a 1-0 win against Benfica on Tuesday night. The Belgium international moved to the Red Devils in a £75m deal from Premier League rivals Everton in the summer transfer w...
Wed Nov 1
Sport Review - Wed Nov 1 11:45 PM
Dimitar Berbatov has heaped praise on Anthony Martial and is tipping the striker to become a key player at Manchester United. The French forward has struggled to hold down a regular spot in the first team at Old Trafford this season but has impressed whenever called upon by Jose Mourinho. Martial...
RedCafe.net - Wed Nov 1 1:51 PM
I saw Berba and Scholes on last night. He was very good and we need to see him more. Very laconic in his own way. I also like the way he said we want to win everything and pointing to Scholes. He also highlighted the fact he would rather win ugly and said that they won 1-0 plenty of times...
Tue Oct 31
Metro - Tue Oct 31 7:27 PM
'With him on the pitch, I won't fall asleep'
Sat Oct 28
Republik Of Mancunia - Sat Oct 28 10:00 AM
Dimitar Berbatov signed for Tottenham Hotspur in the summer of 2006, despite some interest from United. Speaking to ESPN ahead of our game against them today, Berba has discussed how that transfer came about and what life was like playing for Martin Jol at the north London club. My agent said we’...
Fri Oct 27
The Sun - Fri Oct 27 5:50 PM
CRISTIANO RONALDO and Lionel Messi were pitted against each other once again this week battling it out for FIFA’s World Player of the Year award. While the Real Madrid ace officially came out on top, his former teammate Dimitar Berbatov believes the Barcelona icon has the edge. Berbatov has insid...
Daily Mail - Fri Oct 27 3:00 PM
Despite winning the title with a Manchester United team powered by Ronaldo in 2009, Berbabov is adamant that Barcelona icon Messi is the best player of his generation and possibly all time.
Daily Express - Fri Oct 27 11:10 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED star Anthony Martial will get better in future.
Mirror - Fri Oct 27 11:08 AM
The former United forward played with the current Old Trafford star for a season in Ligue 1, and he gave him some advice that would one day lead him to the Premier League
Mirror - Fri Oct 27 10:41 AM
The Bulgarian maverick played with Ronaldo for one season before the latter moved on to Real Madrid, but he still prefers the Barcelona star - despite him Champions League heartbreak
Daily Mail - Fri Oct 27 10:26 AM
Former Manchester United striker Dimitar Berbatov reveals what advice he told a young Anthony Martial while together at Monaco. The striker could see the youngster's potential.
Republik Of Mancunia - Fri Oct 27 9:30 AM
Dimitar Berbatov spent four seasons at Manchester United but his greatest season was in 2010-11 when his 20 goals helped us win the record breaking 19th title. He had some big moments that season, like the two goals he scored against Blackpool to help us come back from 2-0 down or the 88th minute...
Sport Review - Fri Oct 27 4:15 AM
Dimitar Berbatov has revealed the initial advice he gave Anthony Martial when he first faced him in training at Monaco. Martial moved to Manchester United back in September 2015, when Louis van Gaal was still in charge at Old Trafford. The French striker has a reputation as one of the club’s most...
Tottenham Blog - Fri Oct 27 1:00 AM
Dimitar Berbatov has revealed he left Tottenham in 2008 because it was impossible to turn down the chance to play for Manchester United. Speaking to ESPN, Berbatov went into detail about how he came to join Spurs in the first place. “My agent said we’d had a serious offer from Tottenham. I said:...
Thu Oct 26
Republik Of Mancunia - Thu Oct 26 4:38 PM
Dimitar Berbatov signed for Manchester United in the summer of 2008 and went on to score 56 goals in 149 games in all appearances. His best season was in 2010-11 when he was the league’s top scorer and helped United score the record breaking 19th title. Speaking to ESPN, Berbatov has revealed the...
Goal.com - Thu Oct 26 3:59 PM
The former Bulgaria international striker spent four years at Old Trafford under the Scot and says that the impact he had was incredible
Goal.com - Thu Oct 26 3:47 PM
The striker held his Manchester United team-mate up as an example to follow but believes the Barcelona icon could be the best the game has ever seen
Independent - Thu Oct 26 3:40 PM
Michael Carrick and Dimitar Berbatov were taken from north London but things have changed now
Soccernet - Thu Oct 26 1:22 PM
ESPN FC spoke to Dimitar Berbatov while he was preparing for the upcoming Indian Super League season. MARBELLA, Spain -- Growing up in communist-era Bulgaria, Dimitar Berbatov's day would begin at 6 a.m. when he queued to buy bread for his family. After that, though, his focus was football and he...
Wed Oct 25
Soccernet - Wed Oct 25 11:50 PM
The ESPN FC crew look back on Dimitar Berbatov's impact during his nine seasons in the Premier League.
Tue Sep 19
RedCafe.net - Tue Sep 19 1:18 PM
This was a hot topic for the two seasons they were in the same team. What a loaded attack we had then with these two and Rooney and Ronnie to choose from. I initially leant towards Tevez because I thought he worked harder and was quicker but looking back I'm appreciating Berba more. He was just s...
Sun Sep 10
Goal.com - Sun Sep 10 7:02 AM
The new Indian Super League signing wants the Red Devils to win the league and thinks Tottenham will soon be among the best clubs in Europe
Thu Sep 7
Sport Review - Thu Sep 7 5:35 AM
Dimitar Berbatov believes that it is time for Tottenham to live up to their potential by winning a trophy. Spurs have developed into one of the Premier League’s most exciting attacking sides under Mauricio Pochettino in recent seasons and came close to winning the title last term when they ended...