Ivo Ivanov (footballer, born March 1985)
|Full name||Ivo Ivanov Ivanov|
|Date of birth||11 March 1985|
|Place of birth||Kazanlak, Bulgaria|
|Height||1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|Playing position||Centre back|
|Beroe Stara Zagora|
|1999–2003||Beroe Stara Zagora|
|2003–2010||Beroe Stara Zagora||107||(9)|
|2012–||Beroe Stara Zagora||122||(4)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 10 January 2017.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 7 June 2016
Ivanov began his career in Beroe and made his debut in the 2003-04 season. On 6 May 2010, Beroe won the Bulgarian Cup, beating Chernomorets Pomorie in the final. Ivanov played through the whole match. On 18 October 2009, he scored the only goal in a 1–0 away league win over Levski Sofia.
After playing seven seasons for Beroe, Ivanov signed a three-year-deal with Levski Sofia for a fee of around €100 000 on 8 June 2010. He made his unofficial debut for Levski in a pre-season friendly match against Târgu Mureş on 30 June, entering the match as a substitute.
Ivanov made his competitive debut for Levski in a match against Dundalk - a second qualifying round for Europa League. Levski won the first match and the result was 6–0. In Europa League match against Lille held on 4 November 2010, Levski was leading 2–1 until Ivo Ivanov scored an own goal shortly before the conclusion of the game to make it 2-2. On 17 April 2011, Ivanov scored the winning goal against Cherno More Varna in an A PFG match.
Return to Beroe
After the departure of Georgi Andonov from Beroe in August 2014, Ivanov was named as his replacement as club captain. On 20 January 2015, he signed a two-year contract extension, keeping him at Beroe until 2017.
On 18 November 2009, Ivo Ivanov made his debut for the national team after coming on as a substitute in the 84th minute for Blagoy Georgiev in the 4:1 away win against Malta in a friendly match. He earned his second cap on 10 October 2015, in the 0:3 away loss against Croatia in a Euro 2016 qualifier.
- As of 2 July 2015
|Beroe Stara Zagora||2012–13||18||0||3||0||0||0||21||0|
- "Ivo Ivanov sure for Levski".
- "Левски дава 100 000 евро за защитник от Берое" (in Bulgarian). trud.bg. 8 June 2010.
- "Иво Иванов влезе в историята (видео), стана автор на най-бързия автогол". topsport.bg. Retrieved 2013-03-01.
- "Черно море измъчи Левски, Иво Иванов герой за сините" (in Bulgarian). topsport.bg. 17 April 2011.
- "Левски върна Иво Иванов в Берое" (in Bulgarian). blitz.bg. 31 July 2012.
- "Иво Иванов преподписа с Берое" (in Bulgarian). beroe.bg. 20 January 2015.
- "Бербатов подобри рекорда на Бонев при 4:1 срещу Малта". dnevnik.bg. Retrieved 11 December 2012.
- "Croatia - Bulgaria 3:0". flashscore.com. 10 October 2015. Retrieved 11 October 2015.