|Full name||Iliyan Kirov Kapitanov|
|Date of birth||25 January 1992|
|Place of birth||General Toshevo, Bulgaria|
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|–2004||Sportist General Toshevo|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 9 January 2017.
In November 2009, Cherno More's manager Velizar Popov selected Ilian in the main squad and on 28 March 2010, Kapitanov made his debut in the A PFG at the age of 17 against Minyor Pernik, coming as a 61st min substitute.
Having previously been capped at Bulgaria under-17 level Kapitanov made his first appearance for the Bulgaria under-19 side on 30 March 2010 in a 0–1 loss against Finland under-19 in a friendly game in Pravets.
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- "Kapitanov statistics 2009-10". Pfl.bg.
- "Румен Николов сменя Балчик с Испания, Капитанов премина в Добруджа" (in Bulgarian). petel.bg. 9 January 2017.