László Fekete (footballer)

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The native form of this personal name is Fekete László. This article uses the Western name order.
László Fekete
Personal information
Date of birth (1954-04-14)14 April 1954
Place of birth Budapest, Hungary
Date of death 4 March 2014(2014-03-04) (aged 59)
Place of death Budapest, Hungary
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1973-1982 Újpest Dózsa 202 (126)
1982-1983 Volán Budapest
1983-1984 Újpest Dózsa 31 (10)
1985 Sturm Graz 11 (2)
1985-1986 Bányász Komlói
National team
1974-1979 Hungary 21 (5)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 8 March 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 8 March 2014

László Fekete (14 April 1954 – 4 March 2014) was a Hungarian footballer of the 1970s and 1980s.

From 1974 to 1979 he made 21 appearances and scored 5 goals for the Hungarian National Football Team. He was the top scorer of the Hungarian league in 1978/79 with 31 goals, which meant that he received the Silver boot for being the second highest scoring player in Europe.

Club career[edit]

He played for Újpesti Dózsa, Sturm Graz and Volán FC. He was born in Budapest.

International career[edit]

Fekete made his debut for Hungary in a March 1974 friendly match against Bulgaria and had earned a total of 21 caps, scoring 5 goals. His final international was an October 1979 friendly match against the United States.[1]


He died on 4 March 2014 of natural causes, aged 59.[2]


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