Juan Schwanner

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Juan Schwanner
Personal information
Full name János Schwanner
Date of birth 1921
Place of birth Hungary
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Elektromos Budapest
Budapest Postas
Flamengo
Audax Italiano
Colo-Colo
Ferrocaril
Teams managed
1962-1963 Grazer AK
1963 Club Brugge
1967-1968 New Zealand
1970 Luzern
1970-1971 Zürich
1972-1974 Melbourne Hakoah
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only. † Appearances (Goals).

Juan Schwanner (born in 1921) was a HungarianChilean footballer and football manager.

Biography[edit]

Schwanner was born János Schwanner in Hungary to parents of Hungarian and Chilean descent. While playing football in Chile he took up Chilean citizenship and adopted the name Juan.[1]

Playing career[edit]

After stints with Hungarian clubs Schwanner moved to Flamengo in Brazil. He later moved to Chile where he played for Audax Italiano and Colo Colo.[1]

Management career[edit]

He coached Grazer AK,[2] Club Brugge,[1] New Zealand,[3] Luzern, Zürich[4] and Melbourne Hakoah.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Janos SCHWANNER (1963)" (in Dutch). Club Brugges. Retrieved 12 January 2010. 
  2. ^ "Die Trainer" (in German). Grazer Athletiksport Klub. Retrieved 12 January 2010. 
  3. ^ "National Coaches". NZ Football. Retrieved 29 January 2011. 
  4. ^ "Switzerland - Trainers of First and Second Division Clubs". RSSSF. Retrieved 12 January 2010. 
  5. ^ "Australian Player Database - S". ozfootball.net. Retrieved 12 January 2010.