Ivan Rusev (footballer)
Ivan Rusev - "The Little Jangur" (Bulgarian: Иван Русев - Малкия Джангър) (born 10 May 1979) is a Bulgarian football player and coach. His last club in Greece is Diana Ilioupolis. In January 2018 he started a coaching career at Iliopoulis (Athens) at Academy. Ivan coached two teams: U17 and team boys born 2007.
|Full name||Ivan Nikolaev Rusev|
|Date of birth||10 May 1979|
|Place of birth||Burgas, Bulgaria|
|Height||1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|2000||→ Egaleo (loan)||16||(8)|
|2001–2002||→ Athinaikos (loan)||21||(7)|
|2002–2003||→ Apollon Smyrnis (loan)||22||(5)|
|2015||G.S. Agioi Anargiroi||5||(6)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22 March 2016|
He is the son of PFC Nesebar legend Nikolai Rusev - "The Jangur". He weighs 70 kg and his height is 1.76 cm. His main position is as a midfielder. He previously played for A.E.K. Athens, Apollon Smyrnis, Athinaikos, Egaleo, Trikala and Diagoras.
In 2018 he started his career as a coach. He started in youth football at his last club, where he played - Iliopouli. Rusev leads the U17 teams and coaches boys under 13. Both his teams play in the Athens Championship.