Milo Borisov, the ultimate owner of the majority shareholder in Telematic Interactive Bulgaria AD, hosted the football legend Gaizka Mendieta, who was in Bulgaria at the invitation of the company within the partnership between Palms Bet and LALIGA.
One of the most iconic Spanish footballers of the end of the past and the beginning of the present millennium delighted hundreds of his admirers during this year’s BEGE exhibition, held for the 14th time in Sofia on 22-23 November. He was at the stand of Palms Bet and LALIGA and was greeted by Milo Borisov, who gave him a specially commissioned jersey of PFC Levski with the name of the Spanish legend and the number 6.
For more than four hours the Spaniard, twice voted the best midfielder in the Champions League, signed autographs and took pictures with all the fans who have followed his performances over the years, especially with the Valencia team.
The legendary footballer captivated an entire generation with his performances, with 303 games and 59 goals for the Bats, with whom he reached the Champions League final in two consecutive seasons – 1999/2000 and 2000/2001. With Valencia, Mendieta won the King’s Cup (1999) and the Spanish Super Cup (1999). For the Spanish national team, Gaizka recorded 40 matches and 8 goals, participating in Euro 2000 and World Cup 2002.
The visit of the technical Spaniard was another joint initiative between Palms Bet and LALIGA.