Ivan Vutsov in 1977
|Full name||Ivan Kolev Vutsov|
|Date of birth||14 December 1939|
|Place of birth||Gabrovo, Bulgaria|
|Date of death||18 January 2019(aged 79)|
|Place of death||Sofia, Bulgaria|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Ivan Kolev Vutsov (Bulgarian: Иван Кoлeв Вуцов; 14 December 1939 – 18 January 2019) was a Bulgarian football player and coach. His career included periods playing for and later managing the Bulgarian national team.
He was also a vice president of the Bulgarian Football Union and manager of the Bulgarian national team, Hajduk Split and PFC Levski Sofia where became famous for having 18 games in the European club competitions during his reign. One of the most prominent players he discovered was Alen Bokšić, when managing Hajduk Split. He also held various administrative positions at the Bulgarian Football Union. His son, Velislav Vutsov, is also a former footballer.
As player of Levski
As player of Bulgaria
- 1966 FIFA World Cup – 15th Place
As coach of Levski
As coach of Bulgaria
- 1986 FIFA World Cup – 15th Place
- "Почина легендата на българския футбол Иван Вуцов" (in Bulgarian). gong.bg. 18 January 2019.
- Ivan Vutsov – FIFA competition record
- "PLAYER: Ivan Vutsov - Đ˜Đ˛Đ°Đ˝ ĐšĐžĐťĐľĐ˛ Đ'ŃƒŃ†ĐžĐ˛ "Đ'ŃƒŃ†Đ°Ń‚Đ°"". eu-football.info.
- Локомотив Пловдив. "Гонг : Gong : Иван Вуцов празнува 70-годишен юбилей". Lokoplovdiv.gong.bg. Retrieved 2012-05-15.
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-12-24. Retrieved 2010-02-13.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
- "PFC Levski". Levski.bg. Archived from the original on 2012-04-26. Retrieved 2012-05-15.
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