Czesław Michniewicz

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Czesław Michniewicz
Czeslaw Michniewicz 2010.jpg
Personal information
Date of birth (1970-02-12) 12 February 1970 (age 48)
Place of birth Byarozawka, Belarussian SSR, Soviet Union
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1978–1985 Ossa Biskupiec Pomorski
1985–1993 Bałtyk Gdynia
1993–1996 Polonia Gdańsk
1996–2000 Amica Wronki 9 (0)
Teams managed
2003–2006 Lech Poznań
2006–2007 Zagłębie Lubin
2008–2009 Arka Gdynia
2010–2011 Widzew Łódź
2011 Jagiellonia Białystok
2012 Polonia Warsaw
2013 Podbeskidzie Bielsko-Biała
2015–2016 Pogoń Szczecin
2016–2017 Termalica Bruk-Bet Nieciecza
2017– Poland U-21
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Czesław Michniewicz (Polish pronunciation: [ˈt͡ʂɛswaf mʲixˈɲɛvʲit͡ʂ]; born 12 February 1970 in Byarozawka) is a Polish football manager and former footballer. He is nicknamed the "Polish Mourinho".

Managerial career[edit]

In September 2003 he was appointed as the manager of Lech Poznań. He led the side to the 2003–04 Polish Cup and Polish Super Cup titles. He left the club in June 2006. In October 2006 he was appointed manager of Ekstraklasa side Zagłębie Lubin, leading the club to the 2006–07 league title. In October 2007 he was relieved of his duties. In July 2008 he became manager of Arka Gdynia in the Ekstraklasa.

He managed Widzew Łódź and Jagiellonia Białystok.[1]

On 28 March 2012, Michniewicz was named as new coach of Polonia Warsaw.[2]

Personal life[edit]

He was born while his mother was visiting family in Belarus.


As a player[edit]

Amica Wronki

As a manager[edit]

Lech Poznań
Zagłebie Lubin


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