Alexander Vencel (footballer, born 1944)

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Alexander Vencel
Personal information
Full name Alexandru Vencel
Date of birth (1944-02-08) 8 February 1944 (age 74)
Place of birth Nagyilva, Hungary
Playing position Goalkeeper
Youth career
TJ Diakovce
1958–1960 TJ Dimitrov Bratislava
1960–1963 Slovan Bratislava
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1963–1965 Dukla Komárno
1965–1977 Slovan Bratislava 321 (0)
1977–1979 Plastika Nitra
1980–1982 SK Slovan Wien
National team
1965–1977 Czechoslovakia 25 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Alexander Vencel (born 8 February 1944) is a former Slovak football goalkeeper. He played 25 matches for Czechoslovakia.[1]

He was a participant in the 1970 FIFA World Cup,[2] and in the 1976 UEFA European Championship, where Czechoslovakia won the gold medal.

He played mostly for Slovan Bratislava.

His son, Alexander Vencel Jr., also a goalkeeper, won a number of caps for Slovakia in the mid-1990s.


  1. ^ Profile Archived 2007-09-27 at the Wayback Machine. at ČMFS website
  2. ^ Alexander Vencel Statistics FIFA. Retrieved 3 February 2010.