Lesław Ćmikiewicz

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Lesław Ćmikiewicz
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Personal information
Date of birth (1948-08-25) 25 August 1948 (age 66)
Place of birth Wrocław, Poland
Playing position Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1965–1970 Śląsk Wrocław
1970–1979 Legia Warsaw 225 (14)
1980–1981 New York Arrows (indoor) 6 (1)
1981 Chicago Horizon (indoor) 11 (12)
National team
1970–1979 Poland 57 (0)
Teams managed
1982-1985 Motor Lublin
1985-1986 Stal Rzeszów
1986 Górnik Zabrze
1988 Pogoń Szczecin
1993 Poland
2005–2006 Tur Turek
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Lesław Ćmikiewicz (born 25 August 1948[1] in Wrocław) is a retired Polish football player and a football manager. He played for such Polish clubs as Śląsk Wrocław and Legia Warsaw.[2] He also played for the New York Arrows and Chicago Horizon in the Major Indoor Soccer League.

Ćmikiewicz played for the Polish national team, for which he earned 57 caps.[3] He was a participant at 1972 Summer Olympics, where Poland won the gold medal; at 1976 Summer Olympics, where Poland won the silver medal and at the 1974 FIFA World Cup, where Poland won the bronze medal.

As a coach he coached a few Polish football clubs, inclunding Stal Rzeszów[4] and later most notably briefly Polish national team and U-21 Polish team. Currently works as Assistant Coach by Cracovia.


  1. ^ As stated by his birth certificate; he himself claims to have been born more than one year earlier, on 3 May 1947
  2. ^ http://www.worldfootball.net/spieler_profil/leslaw-cmikiewicz/
  3. ^ http://www.kadra.pl/index.php?dzial=his_rep&litera=S
  4. ^ http://www.stalrzeszow.pl/wyniki/trenerzy.html

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