Alex Petkov

39. Alex Petkov

  • App: 1
  • Goals: 0
  • Squad Number:39
  • Position:Defender
  • Nationality:Bulgaria
  • Date Of Birth:25th July 1999
  • Signed On:1st June 2016
  • Hearts Debut:22nd July 2017

Sofia-born Alex has made one top-team appearance and most recently featured on the bench against Aberdeen in May 2019.

Alex began at Cherno More Varna before his move to Scotland, where he attended nearby Tynecastle High School. He made his Hearts debut in the '17-'18 Betfred Cup game against East Fife at Tynecastle.

Last season, he made six appearances on loan at Berwick Rangers.

In 2016, the central defender - who can also play in midfield - was called up to the Bulgarian under-19s.

His father, Milen, was a Bulgarian international, racking up 37 caps for the Lions.

Alex signed a contract extension in April 2019, keeping him at the club until 2020.

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