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PFC “Levski” Sofia


     PFC “Levski” Sofia

      Founded on 24 May 1914





24 May 1914       - SSFC “Levski” was founded in Sofia

                   (SSFC = Sofia Sports and Football Club)

25 December 1934  - the name was changed to SC “Levski”

27 August 1944    - SC “Levski” merged with Postal Sports club “150”

                   (which was formerly named PSC “Prince Kiril”) and

                   the club was renamed Postal Sports club “Levski’45”

29 September 1949 - PSC "Levski'45" merged with DSO “Prodovolstvenik”

                    and changed its name to DSO “Dinamo”

19 April 1957     - DSO “Dinamo” was renamed FD “Levski”

22 January 1969   - FD “Levski” merged with city rivals “Spartak” and

                   “Sportist” Kremikovci and was renamed DFS “Levski-Spartak”.

21 June 1985      - the football club of "Levski-Spartak" was disbanded following

                    a decree from the Central committee of the Bulgarian

                    Communist Party, because of events which were described

                    as incompatible with the socialist morals after a brawl on

                    the pitch during the Soviet Army Cup final of 16 June 1985.

17 July 1985      - FC “Vitosha” was founded as a successor of FC “Levski-Spartak”

17 November 1989  - the name FC "Vitosha" changed again to FC “Levski-Spartak”

30 January 1990   - FC "Levski-Spartak" changed name to FC “Levski”.

                    (FC “Spartak” Sofia resumed activities in 2001)

6 March 1992      - FC "Levski" changed name to FC “Levski 1914”

10 March 1998     - the name changed one last time to PFC “Levski” Sofia