Bulgaria Tier 2

Second Professional Football League

League Guide & Facts

  • The second tier of Bulgarian Football

  • 16 teams

  • Teams play each other twice (30 games)

  • 3 points for a win, 1 for a draw


  • Top 2 teams promoted

  • third place playoff against team from higher division


  • Bottom 2 relegated to unplayable regional leagues


  • The match squad must have no more than 1 non-EU player

  • There must be at least 2 under-21 Bulgarian players in the starting eleven. (Born after 1/1/1999)

  • Under-21 players are automatically eligible to play in all matches.

  • Ludogorets II are unplayable due to being a reserve team

Location Of Teams

Suggested* Additional Nations To Load

All Bordering Countries

*As always this is only a suggestion, the leagues listed are in order of importance, feel free to run as many or as little leagues as you think your system can handle. The setup above gives a nice regional feel.

It is advisable however to run as many top tier leagues of major nations as you can to keep the continental club competitions competitive

Media Prediction, Board Expectations and Title Odds

*Your odds and board expectations may vary slightly from save to save

Football Manager 2021 - Bulgaria Second Professional Football League

Club Culture

Football Manager 2021 - Bulgaria Second Professional Football League


Dobrudzha 1919




Lokomotiv Gorna

Lokomotiv Sofia

Minyor Pernik

Neftochimic 1962

Pirin Blagoevgrad

Septemvri Simitli

Septemvri Sofia


Sportist Svoge

Strumska slava

Yantra Gabrovo