Karol Jokl

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Karol Jokl
Personal information
Date of birth 29 August 1945
Place of birth Partizánske, Czechoslovakia
Date of death 28 October 1996(1996-10-28) (aged 51)
Place of death Bratislava, Slovakia
Playing position Midfielder, Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1962–1963 Iskra Partizánske
1963–1975 Slovan Bratislava 245 (69)
1975–1976 Baník Prievidza
National team
1963–1972 Czechoslovakia 27 (11)
Teams managed
Brezová pod Bradlom
Senec
St. Pölten
1994–1996 Slovan Bratislava (Assistant)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Karol Jokl (29 August 1945 – 28 October 1996) was a Slovak football player and manager. He played for ŠK Slovan Bratislava and Czechoslovakia.[1]

Between 1963 and 1975 he played in the Czechoslovak First League for ŠK Slovan Bratislava, scoring a total of 69 goals in 245 matches.[2] Among his greatest honours is winning the 1968–69 European Cup Winners' Cup, as well as two league titles and two Czechoslovak Cups.[3]

Jokl made his debut for the national team of Czechoslovakia at the age of 18, going on to score 11 goals in 27 matches for his country. He played in all three of Czechoslovakia's matches at the 1970 FIFA World Cup.[3]

Honours[edit]

Slovan Bratislava

Czechoslovakia

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sieň slávy" (in Slovak). ŠK Slovan. Retrieved 3 August 2019.
  2. ^ Jeřábek, Luboš (2007). Český a československý fotbal - lexikon osobností a klubů (in Czech). Prague, Czech Republic: Grada Publishing. p. 80. ISBN 978-80-247-1656-5.
  3. ^ a b Truchlik, Ivan (2015). Futbalový atlas sveta (in Slovak). Prague, Czech Republic: Ottovo Nakladatelství. p. 643. ISBN 978-80-7451-455-5.