Karol Jokl

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Karol Jokl
Personal information
Date of birth 29 August 1945
Place of birth Partizánske, Slovakia
Date of death 28 October 1996(1996-10-28) (aged 51)
Place of death Bratislava, Slovakia
Playing position Midfielder, Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1962–1963 Iskra Partizánske
1963–1975 Slovan Bratislava 238 (68)
1975–1976 Baník Prievidza
National team
1963–1972 Czechoslovakia 27 (11)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Karol Jokl (29 August 1945 in Partizánske – 28 October 1996) was a Slovak football player. He played for Czechoslovakia.[1]

His father was a great football player (Baťany - Partizánske) and gave his son Karol great technical foundations. Karol was a player with high football intelligence, always making up different situations on the football field. His football thinking was very unpredictable and he had a great left foot. Great constructor and passer, on which will always remember his teammate from ŠK Slovan Bratislava Ján Čapkovič. In 1963 came as junior to ŠK Slovan Bratislava and till spring 1975, when he left to Prievidza on his account was 238 Premier league matches and 68 goals. For national team of Czechoslovakia had played 27 matches and scored 11 goals.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sieň slávy" (in Slovak). ŠK Slovan. Retrieved 22 December 2011.