|Place of birth Pleven, Bulgaria|
1977–1988 Levski Sofia
1975–1977 Spartak Pleven
Height 1.82 m
Role Football player
Name Plamen Nikolov
|Date of birth (1957-06-24) 24 June 1957 (age 58)|
Plamen Nikolov - Patso (Bulgarian: Пламен Николов - Пацо, born 24 June 1957 in Pleven) is a former Bulgarian football defender.
In his career Nikolov played mostly for PFC Levski Sofia. In 1984, he was named Bulgarian Footballer of the Year. He was a successful player in the Swedish top division when playing for IK Brage. Between the seasons in Sweden (where they play spring-fall) he was on loan to Antwerpen and Vitosha Levski.
For Bulgaria, Nikolov was capped 55 times.