A funeral prayer was first served, for which the mother of the “iron” defender Aunt Marinka and his daughter Marina, deputy mayor of V. Turnovo Snezhana Daneva, Boncho Genchev and teammates of Tunio – Ilian Kiryakov and Kaloyan Chakarov came. There were dozens more football fans and family closer. The entire representative team of Ether, headed by the coaching staff, is also present.
Dozens were the ones who presented flowers in front of the memorial corner, organized by OP “Sports Properties and Events”, which featured T-shirt T-shirt # 3 on Ether and in the national team.
“Four years ago, fate decided that Trifon should play in the Bulgarian team of heaven. Today, we pay tribute to his memory. In recognition of this respect, the name” Trifon Ivanov “already bears the newest sports facility – the football ground .I believe that while training here, young footballers will be even more motivated to achieve and upgrade what Trifon Ivanov has achieved. Rest assured that he is proud of you from heaven, “he said in his speech. .-Mayor Snezhana Daneva.
“As much as he could, he contributed to the city. Even if the city respected him and the young people were persistent in doing everything, because there was no achievement without will,” said Aunt Marinka. very early … When he was little he was very naughty and very stubborn. Hope people remember him well! ”
Particularly touching is the moment when the ceremony turned into a long round of applause from all – official guests, football players, fans.
Then the new terrain, which was built in the autumn and recently named Trifon Ivanov, was illuminated with water.
“A great athlete with the qualities that very few people possess today – spirit, selflessness, leadership, big heart, wicked defender. How many labels do we have to list to characterize him as a really big man. Even a little bit is what I said. We thank the municipality and the people who put his name on this playground, as well as everyone who appreciates what he has contributed to.
I have many memories. Trifon was a man of emotion, always standing on the crest of the wave, combining football and humor to produce his interesting image. But the most striking memory is when he had to stand as a leader and lead not only the defense but the entire national team as his captain. He did it brilliantly, “Boncho Genchev commented.
“On this field, matches can be played in both the B group and for the adolescents 19 and 21. He is absolutely responsible for the criteria of professional football. matches can be supplemented with stands, locker rooms, things are constructive, “assured the chairman of the BFU Zonal Council.
A prayer service for health and success was also served for the players from the men’s team and from the School of Ether who received wishes for success in the new half-season.