Ivanovs playing for Latvia
|Date of birth||11 January 1984|
|Place of birth||Liepāja, Latvian SSR, USSR|
|Height||1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|2009–2010||Ajax Cape Town||21||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 00:46 9 April 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).
Born in Liepāja, as a youth player Ivanovs played for his local club Liepājas Metalurgs. He made his first team debut in 2001. With the amount of appearances growing each season, Ivanovs played in Liepāja for 9 seasons, playing 187 league matches and scoring 9 goals. In the last few seasons he was the captain of the team.
In July 2009 Ivanovs went on trial with the Eredivisie club Ajax. He didn't stay with the Dutch team, but a month later, on 26 August 2009, was signed by their farm-club Ajax Cape Town, playing in the Premier Soccer League. He signed a three-year contract. Ivanovs played in South Africa for one season, making 21 appearances in the Premier League.
In July 2010 Ivanovs moved to Turkey, signing a two year contract with the Süper Lig club Sivasspor. He debuted in a league match against Galatasaray S.K. (football team). Ivanovs played all 90 minutes and Sivasspor won the match 2–1, and he collected a yellow card. All in all he appeared in 16 league matches, but lost his place in the starting line-up in mid-season due to an injury. Due to the limited game time Ivanovs left Sivas at the end of the season.
Ivanovs made his debut for Latvia at the age of 21, on 24 December 2005 in a King's Cup match against Thailand. He became a first eleven player in 2007. Ivanovs scored his first international goal on 26 March 2008 in a friendly match against Andorra. On 19 June 2010 in a Baltic Cup match against Estonia Ivanovs was firstly named to be the captain of the team.
- As of 19 June 2013
|2001||Liepājas Metalurgs||Latvian Higher League||1||0||-||1||0|
|2009-10||Ajax Cape Town||ABSA Premiership||21||0||-||21||0|
|2011-12||FK Baku||Azerbaijan Premier League||31||3||5||0||-||36||3|
- Virsliga champion: (1) 2005
- Virsliga runner-up: (5) 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008
- Latvian Cup winner: (1) 2006
- Baltic League winner: (1) 2007
- Baltic Cup winner: (1) 2008
- PSL/ABSA Premiership 2009/2010 Player Transfers
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- "Deniss Ivanovs". http://www.national-football-teams.com/. Retrieved 28 January 2014.
- "11/12 Season". pfl.az. Retrieved 9 February 2013.
- "Premier League Stats 2012/13". http://www.pfl.az/. Retrieved 13 July 2013.