János Bédl

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Janos Bedl
Personal information
Date of birth (1929-09-10)10 September 1929
Place of birth Hungary
Date of death 9 December 1987(1987-12-09) (aged 58)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Sliema Wanderers
Teams managed
Sliema Wanderers
1966 Malta
1967 Pittsburgh Phantoms
1968–1969 Kansas City Spurs
1971–1972 Rot-Weiss Essen
1972–1973 Lierse S.K.
1973–1974 Borussia Dortmund
1974–1975 Wuppertaler SV Borussia
1975–1977 Lierse S.K.
1981–1982 Lierse S.K.
1983–1984 Rot-Weiss Essen
1986–1987 Rot-Weiß Oberhausen
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Janos Bedl (born 10 September 1929 - 9 December 1987[1]) was a Hungarian football manager.

In 1967, he managed the Pittsburgh Phantoms of the National Professional Soccer League. In 1968, the NSPL merged with the United Soccer Association to form the North American Soccer League. Bedl then coached the Kansas City Spurs in 1968 and 1969. He was the 1968 NASL Coach of the Year and led Kansas City to the 1969 premiership.[2] He also coached the Malta national football team from February 13, 1966 to March 27, 1966, as well as the Maltese team Sliema Wanderers[3][4] and Lierse S.K..[5]