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|Full name||Debreceni Vasutas Sport Club|
|Founded||12 March 1902|
|Ground||Stadion Oláh Gábor Út|
|Website||Club home page|
Debreceni VSC (Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈdɛbrɛt͡sɛni veː ɛʃ t͡seː]) or just Debrecen or DVSC is a football club from the city of Debrecen in Hungary. They are best known for reaching the group stages of the UEFA Champions League 2009–10 season. Debreceni VSC has been the most successful Hungarian club since 2000. The club has won the Hungarian League six times in 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010 and 2012. The club's nickname is Loki (Lokomotiv), from its long-standing ties to the railways.
- 1 History
- 2 Stadium
- 3 Current squad
- 4 Non-playing staff
- 5 Honours
- 6 Season results
- 7 European cup history
- 8 Record by country of opposition
- 9 Managers
- 10 References
- 11 External links
Early years (1902–1942)
The club was founded on 12 March 1902, initially being known as "Egyetértés Futball Club" but on becoming independent it was renamed "Debreceni Vasutas Sport Club" (Debrecen Railway Sports Club). In 1926 professionalism came to the Hungarian football scene, with the unfortunate result that "Bocskay FC" was formed using players from DVSC and city rivals DKASE and DTE, with the result that Bocskay ruled the football roost in Debrecen for 15 years while DVSC continued to struggle in the lower divisions. In 1940 the professional/amateur division of players was abolished and Bocskay suffered financial collapse, returning DVSC to top-dog position in the city. Debrecen reached the Hungarian First Division for the first time in 1942–43, but then suffered something of a yo-yo existence for the next fifty years, suffering eight relegations in all, and even starting the 1967 season in the Third Division. During this period the club underwent a number of name changes. It became "Debreceni Vasutas Sport Egyesület" in 1948–49, "Debreceni Lokomotiv" (hence the nickname) in 1949, "Debreceni Törekvés" in the 1955–56 season, and it was known as "Debreceni Vasutas SC" from 1957 to 1979. In 1979 the two city teams, DVSC and DMTE were united into one team, called DMVSC, but after ten years the clubs split again and the team adopted its current name.
Back to the First Division
Debrecen's most successful period has been since its most recent promotion to the First Division in 1993, since when the club has won its only national honours – the Hungarian Cup was won in 1999 and 2001, and the Hungarian League title for the first time in 2005. Although the team was relegated from top flight football in 2001 as a result of questionable refereeing on home matches (Ref. Béla Kiss was helped to escape from the stadium by officials in order to avoid the crowd's anger after the match against Budapest Honvéd FC), the then promoted BKV Előre SC could not afford to play in the first league in lack of the necessary financial conditions, thus DVSC remained in the top flight as the better relegated team according to the rules and regulations of the championship which led to some controversy whether it was just.
The first international matches were played in 1998 in the Intertoto Cup. Debreceni VSC beat FC Dnepr Mogilev, FC Hradec Králové, FC Hansa Rostock, and lost to Ruch Chorzów in the semi finals.
In 1999 Debrecen played in the first round of the UEFA Cup 1999-00 and they were beaten by the German VfL Wolfsburg 3-2 on aggregate. Although Debrecen beat the German club 2-1 at home, they lost 2-0 in the away-game, and their first UEFA Cup season ended.
In 2001 Debrecen beat the Moldovan club Nistru Otaci 3-1 on aggregate in the first round of the UEFA Cup 2001-02. In the second round of the UEFA Cup Debrecen played with the French club Girondins de Bordeaux. They lost 5-1 away, but beat the French club 3-1 at home.
In the UEFA Cup 2003-04 season Debrecen drew with the Lithuanian club FK Ekranas in the first leg of the qualifiers, while in the second leg the result was the same. After extra time Debrecen scored a goal and won 3-2 on aggregate. In the first round they had to face NK Varteks. Debrecen won both matches, 3-1 in the first leg and 3-2 in the second leg. The team won 6-3 on aggregate causing the resignation of the coach of the Croatian club. In the second round Debrecen faced with the Greek PAOK F.C.. In the first leg they drew 1-1 in the Toumba Stadium in Thessaloniki, Greece. At home the result was a goalless draw, therefore Debrecen went through on away goals (1-1). Debrecen's first successful UEFA Cup career was ended in the third round when they faced with the Belgian Club Brugge K.V.. In the first leg Debrecen was beaten by 1-0 in Jan Breydel Stadium, Brugge, Belgium. The goalless second leg resulted the end of the march of the Hungarian club.
Attila Supka became the coach of underpeforming Debrecen in November in 2004 after Lázár Szentes resigned. During the coaching of Attila Supka Debrecen won the Hungarian National Championship I title twice (in 2005 and 2006). Attila Supka resigned after losing to Rabotnicki Skopje in the second round of the UEFA Champions League 2006-07 qualifiers.
In the Hungarian Division 2003–04 season Debrecen finished third, therefore they could play in the UEFA Intertoto Cup 2004–05 season. In the first round Debrecen faced with the Slovak club Spartak Trnava. In the first leg Debrecen lost 3-0 in Trnava, Slovakia, while at home they won 4-1. Debrecen were eliminated from the Intertoto Cup on away goals (4-4).
In 2005 Debrecen won their first Hungarian National Championship title preceding Ferencvárosi TC by six points. Igor Bogdanović and Zsombor Kerekes scored 27 of the 57 goals. The winner team included: Norbert Csernyánszki, Sandro Tomić, Péter Andorka, Csaba Bernáth, Igor Bogdanović, Zoltán Böőr, Tibor Dombi, Balázs Dzsudzsák, László Éger, Ronald Habi, Péter Halmosi, Gyula Hegedűs, Zsombor Kerekes, Zoltán Kiss, Miloš Kolaković, Ádám Komlósi, András László, Leonardo de Almeida, Csaba Madar, Balázs Nikolov, Tamás Sándor, Illés Sitku, Csaba Szatmári, Béla Virág. As a consequence the team could play in the UEFA Champions League for the first time.
The first match in the UEFA Champions League 2005-06 qualifiers was played in 2005 against the Croatian club, Hajduk Split. Debreceni VSC beat the Croatian rivals 8-0 on aggregate beating Hajduk Split 3-0 at home and 5-0 away. In the next round Debreceni VSC had to face one of the best teams in Europe, Manchester United F.C. and lost 0-6 on aggregate.
Debrecen could have consoled themselves in the 2005–06 UEFA Cup, but they had to face the Ukrainian club Shaktar Donetsk. In the first leg (15 September 2005) the Ukrainian club beat Debrecen 4-1 in the RSC Olimpiyskiy stadium in Donetsk, Ukraine. The only Hungarian goal was scored by Ibrahima Sidibe. In the second leg (29 September 2005) Debrecen lost 2-0 in the Stadion Oláh Gábor Út. Debrecen were eliminated 6-1 on aggregate.
Debrecen managed to duplicate the feat and win the Hungarian National Championship I 2005-06, after in the last round on 3 June, they defeated Pápa 4–1, and the then the leader of the league Újpest FC (who had the same amount of points as Debrecen but had more away wins) lost to Fehérvár in a climatic battle ending in 3–1, which also caused Fehérvár to place 3rd.
In the qualifiers of the 2006–07 UEFA Champions League Debrecen faced with Macedonian champion Rabotnicki Skopje. In the first leg (26 July 2006) Debrecen drew at home in the Stadion Oláh Gábor Út. the Hungarian goal was scored by Róbert Zsolnai. In the second leg (2 August 2006) Debrecen took the lead by a goal by Ibrahim Sidibe in the 20th minute, but Rabotnicki scored four more goals. Debrecen were eliminated from the UEFA Champions League on 5-2 aggregate. After being eliminated from the Champions League Supka resigned 
In the Hungarian National Championship I 2006-07 season Debrecen became again champion on the 28th match-day beating Rákospalotai EAC on home turf. Debrecen became the first non-Budapest team winning the Hungarian title for the third time in a row.
In 2007 András Herczeg was appointed as the manager of the club. Debrecen reached their zenith during this period. The team won the Hungarian League twice, the Hungarian Cup twice and qualified for the group stages of the Champions League 2009–10 and for the groups stages of the Europa League 2010-11.
András Herczeg's first trophy was won against Budapest Honvéd by 4-1 on aggregate. The first leg finished 1-1 in the Bozsik Stadion. In the second leg Balázs Dzsudzsák scored twice, while the third goals was scored by Zoltán Kiss.
In the UEFA Champions League 2007-08 season Debrecen entered in the second qualifying round. Debrecen faced with the Swedish champion Elfsborg. The Swedish club won the first leg by 1-0, while a goalless draw in Sweden was enough for Elfsborg to go through the third qulaifying round. Debreceni VSC were eliminated from the Champions League 1-0 on aggregate.
In the Hungarian League 2007–08 season Debrecen finished second while MTK became first. Debrecen won the Hungarian Cup in the 2007–08 season by beating Budapest Honvéd in the final 9-1 on aggregate. Given the fact that Debrecen finished second in the Hungarian League and won the Hungarian Cup, the club qualified for the UEFA Cup 2008-09 season. Debrecen had to enter the first qualifying round.
Since Debrecen could not win the Hungarian Championship, they had to play in the UEFA Cup 2008-09. In the first round of the Central-East region they drew in Kazakhstan against FC Shakhter Karagandy 1-1, while in the second leg they beat the Kazakh team by 1-0. Debrecen qualifyied for the second round by 2-1 on aggregate. In the second round Debrecen faced with the Swiss BSC Young Boys. In the first leg they lost 4-1 in Bern. In the second leg they lost 3-2 at home. Debrecen were eliminated from the UEFA Cup by 3-7 on aggregate.
Debrecen won the Hungarian National Championship I 2008–09 after beating their provincial rivals Diósgyőri VTK 3-2 away. Debrecen became the most successful non-Budapest team in Hungary with four Hungarian Championship titles.
On 15 July 2009 Debreceni VSC beat Kalmar FF 2-0 at home by the goals of Zoltán Kiss and József Varga. In the away match Debrecen lost to the Swedish champion by 3-1, but they qualified for the next round because they won on away goals. In the third round of the Champions League Debrecen played their first match in Estonia against Levadia Tallinn on 29 July 2009. Debrecen won ths match thanks to the 70th-minute goal of Leandro. At home in Debrecen on 5 August 2009, the team beat the Estonian champion by 1-0. In the play-offs of the Champions League 2009–10 Debrecen faced with the Bulgarian champion PFC Levski Sofia. The first match was played in Sofia on 19 August 2009, where Debrecen beat the Bulgarian club by 2-1. Although PFC Levski Sofia scored an equalizer, Debrecen were able to resond with a goal which came in the 76th minute by Péter Czvitkovics. Debrecen won the first leg of the play-off in Bulgaria. Debrecen beat PFC Levski Sofia by 2-0 in front of 32,000 spectators and won 4–1 on aggregate. They were drawn in group E of the competition alongside Liverpool FC, Lyon and Fiorentina. Debrecen played their first ever Champions League group match against Liverpool at Anfield. The only goal of the match was scored by Dirk Kuyt. Although Debrecen were unable to get points from the group matches, their supporters could experience the atmosphere of the Champions League.
In 2010 Debrecen was competing for the title with Videoton FC In the last round the difference between the two teams were only one point. Videoton had to beat Győri ETO FC away, while Debreceni VSC had to beat Kecskeméti TE away. Neither Videoton nor Debrecen were able to win in the last round, therefore the difference remained one point. As a consequence, Debreceni VSC won the Hungarian National Championship I 2009–10 despite losing to Kecskeméti TE in the last round. In 2010 Debrecen beat Zalaegerszegi TE in the Hungarian Cup final in the Puskás Ferenc Stadium by 3-2.
In 2010 Debrecen beat Levadia Tallinn 4-3 on aggregate in the second round of the UEFA Champions League 2010–11. In the third round they lost to FC Basel 5-1 on aggregate. Debrecen were eliminated yet again. Debrecen consoled themselves in the UEFA Europa League 2010–11. Debrecen beat Litex Lovech 4-1 on aggregate reaching the group stages of the Europa League. Debrecen were drawn in group I of the competition alongside PSV Eindhoven, Sampdoria, and Metalist Kharkiv. Debrecen finally obtained their first points in the Europa League. Péter Kabát's two goals were enough to beat Sampdoria by 2-0. However, these three point were not enough to qualify for the knockout phase of the Europa League 2010-11.
On 22 December 2010 András Herczeg resigned and continued his work at the club as a Technical Director. He has been the most successful manager of the Debrecen, winning the Hungarian National Championship I and the Hungarian Cup twice. On international turf his team entered the group stages of the Champions League 2009–10 and the group stages of the Europa League 2010-11.
Elemér Kondás was appointed as the new manager of the club on 20 April 2011. In the 2011–12 the team started with a seven consecutive wins. The record run was stopped by a draw against Siófok. On 1 May 2012 Debrecen beat MTK Budapest on penalty shoot-out in the 2011–12 season of the Hungarian Cup final winning the trophy for the fifth time. On 12 May 2012 Debrecen beat Pécs in the 28th round of the Hungarian League by 4-0 at the Oláh Gábor út Stadium which resulted the sixth Hungarian League title for the Hajdús. Debrecen finished the 2011–12 season of the Hungarian League unbeaten with 22 victories and only 8 draws.
In the UEFA Champions League 2012–13 season Debrecen faced the Albanian champions KF Skënderbeu Korçë in the second round of the qualifiers. The first leg was played in Korçë and won by the Albanian champions 1-0, while the second leg was played in Nyíregyháza (the home of Nyíregyháza Spartacus FC) since Stadion Oláh Gábor Út did not meet UEFA requirements. In the second leg Coulibaly scored twice, while Varga resulting the 3-1 victory on aggregate over Skënderbeu. In the third round Debrecen faced the Belarus champions BATE Borisov. The first leg was played in Borisov and ended with Sidibe's two goals, one for Debrecen and a late own goal in the 93rd minute. The second leg was won by the Belarus club 2-0 in Nyíregyháza which resulted the farewell of the club from the UEFA Champions League 2012–13 season. Hungarian defender Nikolov was sent off in the 57th minute which resulted the breakdown of Debrecen. The adieu from the Champions League meant an entry to the play-offs of the UEFA Europa League 2012–13 season. Debrecen faced with the Belgian club Club Brugge K.V. who they met in the early 2000s. The first leg was played in Nyíregyháza and the match was won by Brugge 3-0. Debrecen could withstand the attacks of the Belgian club until the expulsion of Luis Ramos in the 45th minute. In the second leg Debrecen lost 4-1 in the Jan Breydel Stadium, Brugge. Rezes's expulsion in the 40th minute resulted a hopeless second half for the club. Debrecen were eliminated 7-1 on aggregate.
On 22 May 2013, Győr could have double their success by winning the 2012–13 Magyar Kupa against Debrecen at the Bozsik Stadion, Budapest. Győr was winning by 1-0 thanks to the goal by Nemanja Andrić in the 19th minute but in the second half Debrecen's Adamo Coulibaly scored two goals which resulted Debrecen's victory over Győr in the Hungarian Cup final.
On 18 July Debrecen played against Strømsgodset in the second qualifying round of the UEFA Europa League 2013–14 season. The first leg ended in a 2-2 tie in Drammen, Norway. The second leg was played on 25 July 2013 at the Városi Stadion in Nyíregyháza since Debrecen's stadium was under construction. The match ended in a 3-0 loss for the local team. Interestingly enough, the Hungarian Péter Kovács of Stromsgodset scored twice in the two-legged encounter.
Between 1979 and 1989 Debrecen played their home matches at the Nagyerdei Stadion, then in 1989 moved to the Stadion Oláh Gábor út.
Debreceni VSC's stadium is located in Oláh Gábor utca in Debrecen. The capacity of the Stadium Oláh Gábor út is 12,500. Since the team's stadium did not meet the UEFA criteria, Debreceni VSC had to play their Champions League and Europa League matches in Puskás Ferenc Stadium, in Budapest. The stadium's capacity allowed to attend 42,000 supporters the three Champions League matches against Liverpool F.C., Olympique Lyonnais, and Fiorentina. In 2011 the construction of a new football stadium was announced.
On 29 January 2013 the construction of the new stadium officially started. At the conference hall of the Kölcsey Centre Marjay Gyula (the project leader), László Vígh (member of the Hungarian Parliament), and Lajos Kósa (mayor of Debrecen) officially started the reconstruction with an opening ceremony.
Note: Flags indicate national team as has been defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
Out on loan
Board of directors
|Assistant Manager||Tamás Sándor|
|First Team Coach||Gábor Györki|
|Reserve Team Coach||Tamás Szalánczi|
|Head of Debrecen Academy||András Herczeg|
|Under 19 Coach||TBD|
|Under 17 Coach||TBD|
|Goalkeeping Coach||Miklós Erdélyi|
|Club Doctor||István Kraszits|
|Head of Sports Science||TBD|
|Football Development Manager||TBD|
- Hungarian League
- Hungarian Cup
- Hungarian Super Cup
- Winners (5): 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010
|1.||1943–44||30||10||8||12||48–70||-22||28||12th||?||1||2||Did not qualify||Móré|
|2.||1945–46 5||26||12||5||9||62–48||+14||29||5th||?||Palotás, Orosz|
|27.||1999–00||32||14||8||10||52–41||+11||50||6th||SF||UEFA Cup||1st R|
|29.||2001–02||38||9||17||12||47–53||–6||44||8th||L16||UEFA Cup||1st R||Pajkos, Dajka|
|30.||2002–03||32||13||14||5||57–38||+19||53||3rd||R||Did not qualify||Szentes|
|31.||2003–04||32||16||8||8||51–32||+19||56||3rd||L32||UEFA Cup||3rd R|
|32.||2004–05||30||19||5||6||57–25||+32||62||1st||L16||Intertoto Cup||1st R||Szentes, Supka|
|34.||2006–07||30||22||3||5||63–21||+42||69||1st||R||W||Champions League||2nd QR||Supka, Beránek|
|35.||2007–08||30||19||7||4||67–29||+38||64||2nd||W||R||W||Champions League||2nd QR||Herczeg|
|38.||2010–11||30||12||10||8||53-43||+10||46||5th||L16||R||W||Champions league/Europa league||3QR/GS||Herczeg, Ščasný, Kondás|
|39.||2011–12||30||22||8||0||64-18||+46||74||1st||W||SF||Did not qualify||Kondás|
|40.||2012–13||28||14||4||10||44-30||+14||46||6th||W||QF||R||Champions league/Europa league||3rd QR/PO|
- Note 1: Ligakupa not founded until 2007
- Note 2: Szuperkupa not held until 1992
- Note 3: autumn championship
- Note 4: 1945/1946 Play off competition of places 1-5 of both competitions. (matches against teams in "own" class not played anymore)
- Note 5: season was abandoned after 4 match days, and is not official
- Note 6: Keleti csoport (Eastern division)
dnq = Did not qualify for tournament.
Cup rounds - L64 (last 64), L32, L16, QF, SF, Runners up, Winners
European cup history
|1998||UEFA Intertoto Cup||1. Round||Dnepr||6–0||4–2||10–2|
|2. Round||Hradec Králové||0–0||1–1||1–1|
|3. Round||Hansa Rostock||1–1||2–1||3–2|
|1999–00||UEFA Cup||1. Round||Wolfsburg||2–1||0–2||2–3|
|2001–02||UEFA Cup||Qualifying Round||Nistru Otaci||3–0||0–1||3–1|
|2003–04||UEFA Cup||Qualifying Round||Ekranas||2–1||1–1||3–2|
|3. Round||Club Brugge||0–0||0–1||0–1|
|2004||UEFA Intertoto Cup||1. Round||Spartak Trnava||4–1||0–3||4–4|
|2005–06||UEFA Champions League||2. Qualifying Round||Hajduk Split||3–0||5–0||8–0|
|3. Qualifying Round||Manchester United||0–3||0–3||0–6|
|UEFA Cup||1. Round||Shakhtar Donetsk||0–2||1–4||1–6|
|2006–07||UEFA Champions League||2. Qualifying Round||Rabotnički||1–1||1–4||2–5|
|2007–08||UEFA Champions League||2. Qualifying Round||Elfsborg||0–1||0–0||0–1|
|2008–09||UEFA Cup||1. Qualifying Round||Shakhter Karagandy||1–0||1–1||2–1|
|2. Qualifying Round||Young Boys||2–3||1–4||3–7|
|2009–10||UEFA Champions League||2. Qualifying Round||Kalmar FF||2–0||1–3||3–3|
|3. Qualifying Round||Levadia Tallinn||1–0||1–0||2–0|
|Play-off Round||Levski Sofia||2–0||2–1||4–1 Q|
|Group Stage Round 5 and 1||Liverpool||0–1||0–1||N/A|
|Group Stage Round 2 and 6||Lyon||0–4||0–4||N/A|
|Group Stage Round 3 and 4||Fiorentina||3–4||2–5||N/A|
|2010–11||UEFA Champions League||2. Qualifying Round||Levadia Tallinn||3–2||1–1||4–3|
|3. Qualifying Round||Basel||0–2||1–3||1–5|
|UEFA Europa League||Play-off Round||Litex Lovech||2–0||2–1||4–1 Q|
|Group Stage Round 1 and 5||FC Metalist Kharkiv||0–5||1–2||N/A|
|Group Stage Round 6 and 2||U.C. Sampdoria||2–0||0–1||N/A|
|Group Stage Round 3 and 4||PSV Eindhoven||1–2||0–3||N/A|
|2012–13||UEFA Champions League||2. Qualifying Round||Skënderbeu Korçë||3–0||0–1||3–1|
|3. Qualifying Round||BATE||0–2||1–1||1–3|
|UEFA Europa League||Play-off Round||Club Brugge||0–3||1–4||1–7|
|2013–14||UEFA Europa League||2. Qualifying Round||Strømsgodset||0–3||2–2||2–5|
- (Q) – Qualified for Group Stage
UEFA club coefficient ranking
Club Ranking for 2013–14 Euro Season
|Current Ranking||Move||Previous Ranking||Club||Coefficient Points|
|155||159||ADO Den Haag||9.945|
Record by country of opposition
- Correct as of 20 August 2013
P - Played; W - Won; D - Drawn; L - Lost
- "Bezek ousted at Varteks". UEFA. 26 September 2003.
- "Szentes senses triumph". UEFA. 5 November 2003.
- "First at last for Debrecen". UEFA. 20 May 2005.
- "United seek summer solace". UEFA. 9 August 2005.
- "United numbed by Neville loss". UEFA. 24 August 2005.
- "Debrecen clinch title at the death". UEFA. 3 June 2006.
- "Debrecen did it again". UEFA. 19 June 2006.
- "Supka steps down at Debrecen". UEFA. 9 August 2006.
- "Debrecen banking on Beránek". UEFA. 13 August 2006.
- "Debrecen sign off in style". UEFA. 4 June 2007.
- "Debrecen awaits victory parade". UEFA. 16 May 2007.
- "Debrecen claim third Super Cup". UEFA. 16 July 2006.
- "Debrecen steal MTK's Czvitkovics". UEFA. 5 June 2007.
- "Debrecen shining in Hungary". UEFA. 14 March 2007.
- "MTK claim title after five-year wait". UEFA. 26 May 2008.
- "Debrecen enjoy easy cup win". UEFA. 4 June 2008.
- "Debrecen wrap up Hungarian honours". UEFA. 23 May 2009.
- "Season review: Hungary". UEFA. 10 June 2010.
- "Debrecen wary of Kalmar comeback". UEFA. 22 July 2009.
- "Inter lie in wait for holders Barça". UEFA.com. 27 August 2009. Retrieved 2009-08-27.
- "Liverpool 1-0 Debrecen". UEFA.com. 16 September 2009. Retrieved 2009-09-16.
- "Season review: Hungary". UEFA. 9 July 2010.
- "Debrecen complete double with Hungarian Cup". UEFA. 26 May 2010.
- "Levadia push Debrecen all the way". UEFA. 21 July 2010.
- "Debrecen well beaten by Basel". UEFA. 4 August 2010.
- "Litex 1-2 Debrecen". UEFA. 26 August 2010.
- "Debrecen eager to avoid null points". UEFA. 4 December 2010.
- "Scasny seizes Debrecen reins". UEFA. 30 December 2010.
- "Siófok 0-0 Debrecen". UEFA.com. 9 September 2011. Retrieved 10 September 2011.
- "Debrecen lift cup after shoot-out success". UEFA.com. 2 May 2012. Retrieved 2 May 2012.
- "Debrecen 4-0 Pécs". UEFA.com. 12 May 2012. Retrieved 13 May 2012.
- "Debrecen crowned champions of Hungary". UEFA.com. 12 May 2012. Retrieved 13 May 2012.
- "Skënderbeu eke out Debrecen victory". UEFA.com. 17 July 2012. Retrieved 17 July 2012.
- "Debrecen come from behind to see off Skënderbeu". UEFA.com. 24 July 2012. Retrieved 24 July 2012.
- "BATE earn late draw against Debrecen". UEFA.com. 1 August 2012. Retrieved 1 August 2012.
- "BATE come good in Debrecen second leg". UEFA.com. 7 August 2012. Retrieved 7 August 2012.
- "Debrecen 0-3 Club Brugge". UEFA.com. 23 August 2012. Retrieved 23 August 2012.
- "Club Brugge 4-1 Club Brugge". UEFA.com. 30 August 2012. Retrieved 30 August 2012.
- "Czvitkovics: Megpróbálok újra a régi fényemben tündökölni". dvsc.hu. 3 September 2012. Retrieved 3 September 2012.
- "Debrecen sign Wagué". transfermarkt. 18 February 2013. Retrieved 18 February 2013.
- "Mamadou Wagué". transfermarkt. 18 February 2013. Retrieved 18 February 2013.
- "Debreceni deny Győr in Hungarian Cup final". UEFA. 22 May 2013.
- "UEFA Europa League 2013–14: Stromsgodset 2-2 Debrecen". UEFA. 18 July 2013.
- "UEFA Europa League 2013–14: Debrecen 0-3 Stromsgodset". UEFA. 25 July 2013.
- "Az új Debreceni stadion 2013-ra épülhet fel". Debrecen's official website. 31 May 2011.
- "Kedden megkezdik a stadion építését". Debreceni VSC's Official Website. 28 January 2013.
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