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#Stiliyan Petrov

# stiliyan-petrov - Monday 27 March, 2017

Henrik Larsson among the Celtic legends coming to Ireland for charity match
# Worthy Cause
# Worthy Cause

Henrik Larsson among the Celtic legends coming to Ireland for charity match

Mar 27th 2017, 6:24 PM 10,648 Views 8 Comments

The former Hoops striker will line out alongside the likes of Stiliyan Petrov, Alan Stubbs, Regi Blinker and Tommy Boyd at the Carlisle Grounds.

# stiliyan-petrov - Sunday 21 August, 2016

Petrov rules out return to football
# Comeback
# Comeback

Petrov rules out return to football

Aug 21st 2016, 6:17 AM 8,494 Views 3 Comments

The former Celtic favourite has recovered from leukaemia.

# stiliyan-petrov - Thursday 21 July, 2016

Petrov won't be offered playing contract at Villa following leukaemia recovery*
# Disappointment
# Disappointment

Petrov won't be offered playing contract at Villa following leukaemia recovery*

Jul 21st 2016, 2:36 PM 7,004 Views 3 Comments

*However the former Bulgarian international has been offered an alternative role at the club.

# stiliyan-petrov - Saturday 9 July, 2016

4 years after being diagnosed with leukaemia, Stiliyan Petrov makes emotional Villa return
# Inspiration
# Inspiration

4 years after being diagnosed with leukaemia, Stiliyan Petrov makes emotional Villa return

Jul 9th 2016, 7:25 PM 13,302 Views 10 Comments

The midfielder featured against Gak 1902 this evening.

# stiliyan-petrov - Thursday 23 June, 2016

Three years after retiring because of leukaemia, Stan Petrov is back with Aston Villa
# What A Story
# What A Story

Three years after retiring because of leukaemia, Stan Petrov is back with Aston Villa

Jun 23rd 2016, 1:42 PM 7,772 Views 10 Comments

The 36-year-old will join the club for pre-season training in Austria.

# stiliyan-petrov - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

Stiliyan Petrov plans to return to professional football after full recovery from leukaemia
# Hero
# Hero

Stiliyan Petrov plans to return to professional football after full recovery from leukaemia

Apr 26th 2016, 4:50 PM 9,676 Views 16 Comments

The 36-year-old says he is ready to make a comeback and wants to do so with Aston Villa next season.

# stiliyan-petrov - Monday 6 October, 2014

Stiliyan Petrov is back playing football with a Sunday league team
# Return
# Return

Stiliyan Petrov is back playing football with a Sunday league team

Oct 6th 2014, 5:26 PM 6,674 Views 11 Comments

The former Aston Villa captain was forced to retire after being diagnosed with leukaemia.

# stiliyan-petrov - Monday 11 August, 2014

Celtic sign up Aston Villa winger Aleksandar Tonev on season-long loan deal
# New Face
# New Face

Celtic sign up Aston Villa winger Aleksandar Tonev on season-long loan deal

Aug 11th 2014, 9:55 PM 4,704 Views 17 Comments

24 year-old consulted with compatriot Stiliyan Petrov before joining the Scottish champions.

# stiliyan-petrov - Monday 9 September, 2013

VIDEO: Poignant 'You'll Never Walk Alone' as Celtic fans pay tribute to Petrov
# Ynwa
# Ynwa

VIDEO: Poignant 'You'll Never Walk Alone' as Celtic fans pay tribute to Petrov

Sep 9th 2013, 11:46 AM 2,815 Views 8 Comments

60,000 fans packed into Celtic Park yesterday for a match to support Stiliyan Petrov’s leukaemia charity.

# stiliyan-petrov - Sunday 8 September, 2013

60,000 pack Celtic Park to pay tribute to Stiliyan Petrov
# Charity Match
# Charity Match

60,000 pack Celtic Park to pay tribute to Stiliyan Petrov

Sep 8th 2013, 6:30 PM 7,385 Views 15 Comments

The Bulgarian midfielder, now in remission from leukaemia, was given an emotional welcome back to Glasgow.

Gabby Agbonlahor nails Louis from 1 Direction in Petrov's charity match
# Boom!
# Boom!

Gabby Agbonlahor nails Louis from 1 Direction in Petrov's charity match

Sep 8th 2013, 3:56 PM 9,254 Views 19 Comments

The internet wants vengeance, Gabby.

# stiliyan-petrov - Saturday 11 May, 2013

Benteke pays tribute to Stiliyan Petrov before being sent off
# Bentekkers
# Bentekkers

Benteke pays tribute to Stiliyan Petrov before being sent off

May 11th 2013, 1:26 PM 3,374 Views 6 Comments

Villa and Chelsea are tied at 1-1 in today’s early kick-off.

# stiliyan-petrov - Thursday 9 May, 2013

Aston Villa skipper Petrov retires as cancer battle goes on
# Stan
# Stan

Aston Villa skipper Petrov retires as cancer battle goes on

May 9th 2013, 10:24 AM 2,183 Views 4 Comments

“Football has been the other great love of my life, so it is with a heavy heart that I am announcing my retirement from the game.”

# stiliyan-petrov - Thursday 2 August, 2012

On the mend: Petrov leukaemia in remission, say Aston Villa
# Battle
# Battle

On the mend: Petrov leukaemia in remission, say Aston Villa

Aug 2nd 2012, 5:45 PM 498 Views 0 Comments

Petrov was diagnosed with the condition just over four months ago, after which followed his immediate withdrawal from first-team duties.

# stiliyan-petrov - Friday 6 July, 2012

The hardest part is over, says Stiliyan Petrov of cancer battle
# AFC
# AFC

The hardest part is over, says Stiliyan Petrov of cancer battle

Jul 6th 2012, 11:25 AM 574 Views 0 Comments

The Bulgarian was diagnosed with leukaemia in March, ruling him out of the conclusion of Villa’s season, and has since undergone regular chemotherapy.

# stiliyan-petrov - Thursday 5 July, 2012

VIDEO: Happy birthday Stiliyan Petrov
# Emotional
# Emotional

VIDEO: Happy birthday Stiliyan Petrov

Jul 5th 2012, 9:02 PM 702 Views 1 Comment

Aston Villa’s players and staff wish the club captain, who was disagnosied with leukaemia in March, their best wishes on the first day of pre-season training.

# stiliyan-petrov - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

'Stan is in amazing spirits' - Alex McLeish
# One Step At A Time
# One Step At A Time

'Stan is in amazing spirits' - Alex McLeish

Apr 3rd 2012, 11:29 AM 233 Views 0 Comments

Villa’s manager says their club captain was full of positivity as he faced into treatment for acute leukemia on Monday.

# stiliyan-petrov - Saturday 31 March, 2012

Petrov will remain defiant, says McLeish
# Battle
# Battle

Petrov will remain defiant, says McLeish

Mar 31st 2012, 10:23 AM 177 Views 0 Comments

“I spoke to him about half an hour ago. He’s typical Stan, defiant, but I think obviously he’s concerned about how it’s affected his loved ones.”

# stiliyan-petrov - Friday 30 March, 2012

Confirmed: Stiliyan Petrov diagnosed with leukemia
# Get Well Soon
# Get Well Soon

Confirmed: Stiliyan Petrov diagnosed with leukemia

Mar 30th 2012, 3:12 PM 4,550 Views 19 Comments

Aston Villa have announced that their 32-year-old club captain will undergo treatment for cancer.

# stiliyan-petrov - Wednesday 13 July, 2011

Villa 'making progress' in Given deal, claims McLeish
# On The Move
# On The Move

Villa 'making progress' in Given deal, claims McLeish

Jul 13th 2011, 3:27 PM 173 Views 0 Comments

Parties in talks over a £3.5m deal for the Irish international.

# stiliyan-petrov - Thursday 29 July, 2010

Beckham to sign for the Hammers?
# Beckham
# Beckham

Beckham to sign for the Hammers?

Jul 29th 2010, 2:14 PM 148 Views 0 Comments

And could Liverpool be about to make a bid for Petrov?