Levon Ishtoyan

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Levon Ishtoyan
Personal information
Full name Levon Arutyunovich Ishtoyan
Date of birth (1947-10-31) 31 October 1947 (age 74)
Place of birth Leninakan, Soviet Union
Position(s) Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1967 FC Shirak
1968 – 1975 FC Ararat Yerevan
National team
1971 – 1974 USSR 8 (0)
Teams managed
1984 – 1985 FC Ararat Yerevan (assistant)
*Club domestic league appearances and goals

Levon Arutyunovich Ishtoyan (Armenian: Լեվոն Իշտոյան, Russian: Левон Арутюнович Иштоян, born 31 October 1947 in Leninakan, Soviet Union) is a retired Soviet football striker. He emigrated to the United States in the late 1980s and opened a private sportschool in Los Angeles in 2008 called Ishtoyan Soccer Academy.


International career[edit]

Ishtoyan made his debut for USSR on 18 September 1971 in a friendly against India. He played in UEFA Euro 1972 qualifiers, but was not selected for the final tournament squad. He also played in a 1974 FIFA World Cup qualifier against France.

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