Dezső Bundzsák

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Dezső Bundzsák
Personal information
Date of birth (1928-05-03)3 May 1928
Place of birth Kiskunhalas, Hungary
Date of death 1 October 2010(2010-10-01) (aged 82)
Place of death Budapest, Hungary
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1950–1964 Vasas SC 249 (73)
National team
1956–1961 Hungary 25 (1)
Teams managed
1966–1968 Pierikos
1968–1970 Panionios
1970–1972 Apollon Athens
1979 Egypt
1980–1982 Vasas SC
1983–1984 Panachaiki
1984–1985 Pierikos
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Dezső Bundzsák (3 May 1928 – 1 October 2010)[1] was a Hungarian football player and coach. Bundzsák played at both professional and international levels, before becoming a coach who worked throughout Europe and Africa.


Playing career[edit]

Born in Kiskunhalas, Bundzsák began his professional career in 1950 with Vasas SC. Bundzsák spent 14 seasons with the club, scoring 73 goals in 249 games. He represented Vasas at the 1957–58 European Cup.[2]

He also represented Hungary at international level, earning 25 caps between 1956 and 1961. He also played at the 1958 FIFA World Cup.

Coaching career[edit]

Bundzsák coached a number of club sides in Greece, such as Pierikos,[3] Panionios,[4] Apollon Athens, Panachaiki and Hungary, including former club Vasas SC. He also managed the Egyptian national team in 1979.


  1. ^ Vasas announce the sad death of Bundzsak Dezso
  2. ^ "European Champions' Cup 1957-58 and Fairs' Cup 1955-58 - Details". RSSSF. Retrieved 3 October 2010.
  3. ^ ""Έσβησε" ο Ντέζο Μπούντζακ". (in Greek). Retrieved 10 July 2018.
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 7 October 2010. Retrieved 3 October 2010.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)