János Hrotkó

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János Hrotkó
Personal information
Full name János Szalai Hrotkó
Date of birth (1922-03-30)March 30, 1922
Place of birth Gérce, Hungary
Date of death March 23, 2005(2005-03-23) (aged 82)
Place of death Évora, Portugal
Playing position Forward
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1945–1946 MTK Hungária 40 (3)
1947–1949 Bari 70 (6)
1949–1950 Pro Sesto 22 (3)
1950–1952 Real Zaragoza 33 (14)
1953–1955 Sporting
1955–1956 Covilhã 23 (7)
Teams managed
1963 Atlético Clube de Portugal
1963 Lusitano G.C.
1964 S.C.U. Torreense
1966–1967 C.S. Marítimo
1972 Leixões S.C.
1974–1975 C.D. Torres Novas
1975–1976 Leixões S.C.
1976–1977 S.C. Olhanense
1978–1979 S.C. Olhanense
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

János Hrotkó (30 March 1922 – 23 March 2005) was a Hungarian football player and manager.


Born in Gérce, Hrotkó began playing football with MTK Hungária.[1]

Hrotkó signed with Serie A side Bari in 1946, and spent three seasons with the club before leaving for Serie B side Pro Sesto.[2] He next moved to Spain where he would play two seasons for Real Zaragoza.

Hrotkó finished his playing career in Portugal, playing in the Portuguese Liga with Sporting Clube de Portugal and S.C. Covilhã.


  1. ^ János Hrotkó at nela.hu
  2. ^ Rota, Davide (9 January 2001). "Hungarian Players and Coaches in Italy". RSSSF. Archived from the original on October 1, 2007. 

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