Ivaylo Naydenov

Ivaylo Naydenov (Bulgarian: Ивайло Найденов; born 22 March 1998) is a Bulgarian professional footballer who plays as a right back for Levski Sofia.

Ivaylo Naydenov
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Naydenov with Bulgaria U21 in 2020
Personal information
Full name Ivaylo Krasimirov Naydenov
Date of birth (1998-03-22) 22 March 1998 (age 22)
Place of birth Sofia, Bulgaria
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)[1]
Playing position(s) Right back
Club information
Current team
Levski Sofia
Number 6
Youth career
2005–2017 Levski Sofia
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2016– Levski Sofia 46 (1)
2019Arda (loan) 11 (0)
National team
2014–2015 Bulgaria U17
2015–2017 Bulgaria U19 17 (0)
2019–2020 Bulgaria U21 9 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 10 October 2020
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 10 October 2020

Naydenov joined Levski's academy in 2005 and progressed through the youth ranks. He made his senior debut in 2016, at age 18.

CareerEdit

On 13 August 2016, Naydenov made his first senior appearance for Levski, replacing Bozhidar Kraev in the last minutes as Levski won 1-0 at home against Ludogorets Razgrad in the A Group.[2]

International careerEdit

Naydenov made his debut for the Bulgarian under-21 team on 22 March 2019 in the starting eleven for the friendly against Northern Ireland U21.[3]

Career statisticsEdit

ClubEdit

As of 10 October 2020
Club performance League Cup Continental Other Total
Club League Season Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Bulgaria League Bulgarian Cup Europe Other[a] Total
Levski Sofia First League 2016–17 10 0 0 0 10 0
2017–18 10 0 1 0 1 0 12 0
2018–19 7 0 2 0 0 0 9 0
2019–20 12 0 2 0 1 0 15 0
2020–21 7 1 0 0 7 1
Total 46 1 5 0 2 0 0 0 53 1
Arda (loan) Second League 2018–19 11 0 0 0 1[b] 0 12 0
Career statistics 57 1 5 0 2 0 1 0 65 1

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Профил на Ивайло Красимиров Найденов" (in Bulgarian). fpleague.bg. Retrieved 7 January 2019.
  2. ^ "Levski Sofia vs. Ludogorets 1-0". 13 August 2016. Retrieved 14 August 2016.
  3. ^ "България U21 отстъпи с 0:1 в контролата със Северна Ирландия U21" (in Bulgarian). bfunion.bg. 22 March 2019. Retrieved 23 March 2019.

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