Juan Carlos Masnik

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Juan Carlos Masnik
Personal information
Full name Juan Carlos Masnik
Date of birth (1943-03-02) 2 March 1943 (age 74)
Place of birth Uruguay
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1965–1967 Nacional
1967 New York Skyliners
1968–1970 Gimnasia y Esgrima La Plata 88 (6)
1971–1974 Nacional
1975 New York Cosmos 6 (0)
1976–1978 Universidad Católica
National team
1967–1974 Uruguay 26 (0)
Teams managed
1984 Club Nacional de Football
1989–1990 C.D. Luis Ángel Firpo
1991–1992 C.D. FAS
1993–1994 Atlético Marte
1995–1996 Alianza F.C.
1999 C.D. FAS
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Juan Carlos Masnik (born 2 March 1943) is a former Uruguayan football player and manager, who represented his country at the 1974 FIFA World Cup in Germany.[1]


Masnik played for Club Nacional de Football and featured in the 1971 Intercontinental Cup. He played in Argentina for Gimnasia y Esgrima de La Plata where he scored 6 goals in 88 league games.

He also had two short stints in the United States. The first was in 1967 with the New York Skyliners of the United Soccer Association and in the second in 1975 with New York Cosmos of the North American Soccer League.

Masnik made 26 appearances for the Uruguay national football team from 1967 to 1974.[2]


  1. ^ Juan MasnikFIFA competition record
  2. ^ Passo Alpuin, Luis Fernando (2009-05-01). "Uruguay - Record International Players". RSSSF. Retrieved 2009-07-21. 

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