Biser Ivanov

Biser Ivanov (Bulgarian: Бисер Иванов) (born 24 June 1973 in Sofia) is a retired Bulgarian footballer and coach, who played as a midfielder. Ivanov was nicknamed "The Legend" (Bulgarian: Легендата).[1]

Biser Ivanov
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Personal information
Date of birth (1973-06-24) 24 June 1973 (age 47)
Place of birth Sofia, Bulgaria
Position(s) Defensive Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1994–1995 Levski Elin Pelin
1995–1996 Velbazhd Kyustendil
1996–1997 Chirpan
1997–1999 Spartak Plovdiv
1999–2004 Levski Sofia 106 (5)
2004 Anorthosis
2005 Marek Dupnitsa 18 (0)
2006–2008 Levski Elin Pelin
National team
1999–2002 Bulgaria 18 (0)
Teams managed
2008– Levski Elin Pelin
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

His career began and ended at Levski Elin Pelin. In between, Ivanov also played for Velbazhd Kyustendil, Chirpan, Spartak Plovdiv, Levski Sofia and Marek Dupnitsa in Bulgaria, Anorthosis in Cyprus, and for the Bulgarian national team.[2]


  1. ^ Velkov, Iliyan (16 January 2015). "Прякорите в "А" група – имаме си Меси и Роналдо". Retrieved 1 August 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ Biser Ivanov at