Sandor Kocsis( football player)
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Biography Sandor Kocsis
Born September 23, 1929 in Budapest.
Died July 21, 1979 in Barcelona.
Clubs: Ferencvaros 1946-1949, EDOSZ 1949-1950, Budapest 1950-1956, YF. Zurich 1957, FC Barcelona 1958-1966.
Hungarian national team 68 games 75 goals.
Sandor Kocsis - attacking right Inside "HonvöLd" and the Hungarian team in the early 1950's. Kocsis and his teammate Puskö¦s were brought forward, while the nominal frontline moved back a bit ago, to create for them critical moments. Therefore Kocsis scored a phenomenal 75 goals in 68 games for the national team. Three times he was leading scorer in the Hungarian championship, and the world championship 1954. became the best scorer with 11 goals. After the suppression of the Hungarian revolution of 1956. Kocsis decided to leave the country and goes to Barcelona, which won the Cup of Fairs in 1960. A year later, he came with the team to the Champions Cup final, which Barcelona lost to Benfica.
. With a composition of such great masters as: Grosics, Tsibora, Puskas, Kocsis, Bozsik and others, the Hungarian team showed a strong, effective and at the same time subtle, intelligent, technically football, pleasing the eyes and soul
. It was truly a miracle team. Over four years she had never known defeat. On June 4, 1950 to June 30, 1954 (until the final game of the Swiss championship) Hungarian national team played 31 matches, scored 28 wins and three draws, and the difference between balls 144-33. For more than three dozen matches the average performance was just not on 5 goals per game. Important role in the game against Hungary provided the players of Barcelona: Tsibor and Kocsis.