Andrea Ivan

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Andrea Ivan
Personal information
Date of birth (1973-01-09) 9 January 1973 (age 44)
Place of birth Florence, Italy
Height 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1992–1994 Poggibonsi 36 (0)
1994–1995 Ascoli 3 (0)
1995–1997 Siena 59 (0)
1997 Foggia 0 (0)
1997–2000 Salernitana 15 (0)
2000–2002 Livorno 78 (0)
2002–2004 Fiorentina 34 (0)
2004–2005 Pescara 25 (0)
2005–2008 Atalanta 4 (0)
2009 Mapello
2009–2010 Ibiza-Eivissa 6 (0)
2010–2011 Castelfranco S.R. 4 (-3)
2012 FiesoleCaldine
2012 Scandicci 8
2012-2014 FiesoleCaldine 44 (?)
2014-2015 Audax Rufina ? (?)
Teams managed
2014- Sporting Arno
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 3 March 2017.

Andrea Ivan (born 9 January 1973 in Florence) is an Italian association football coach and former player who used to play as goalkeeper. He currently works as a goalkeeping coach for Sporting Arno, an amateur football club of Florence.


Early career[edit]

Ivan started his professional career at home region Tuscany, for Poggibonsi at Serie C2. He became the regular starter in the 2nd season, played all 34 matches. In mid-1994, he was signed by Ascoli of Serie B, where he worked as Marco Bizzarri's backup. He then back to Tuscany for A.C. Siena, by-then at Serie C1, played 59 matches in 2 seasons.


At the start of 1997–98 season, he joined Foggia, but in November to Salernitana, as Daniele Balli's backup. In 1999–2000 season, Salernitana signed Fabrizio Lorieri and Lorenzo Squizzi to replace the left for Balli, made him became 1 of the 5 goalkeepers, along with youth products Rosario Niosi and Crescenzo De Vito.

Livorno & Fiorentina[edit]

In January 2000, he left for Livorno, by-then at Serie C1. At Livorno, he quickly became first choice, ahead of Silvio Lafuenti. In mid-2002, he left for hometown club, newly found Serie C2 team Florentia Viola, which AC Fiorentina went bankrupt (And Livorno and Fiorentina became regional rival in Serie A due to both team from Tuscany). He played all 34 league matches and La viola was the least goals concerned team. After Fiorentina was invited to play Serie B in 2003–04 season, Ivan became backup again, behind Sebastián Cejas.

Pescara & Atalanta[edit]

The team promoted beck to Serie A at the end of season, and Ivan left for Pescara of Serie B, where he played 25 league matches and his backup Pierluigi Brivio played 15 matches.

In mid-2005, he worked for Atalanta, as Alex Calderoni and Ferdinando Coppola's backup.

Amateur Football[edit]

In January 2009, he left for Mapello of Eccellenza Lombardy (Italian 6th level).[citation needed]

In July 2009, he left for UD Ibiza-Eivissa[1] at Regional de Ibiza y Formentera (Spanish fifth level, regional league). After the cancellation of the club, he returned in Italy to play with Prima Categoria amateurs Castelfranco Stella Rossa.




  1. ^ "Nuevos fichajes" (in Spanish). SE Eivissa-Ibiza. 22 July 2009. Archived from the original on 9 September 2012. Retrieved 2009-07-28. 

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