Léopold Gernaey

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Léopold Gernaey
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Personal information
Date of birth (1927-02-25)25 February 1927
Place of birth Gistel, Belgium
Date of death 1 August 2005(2005-08-01) (aged 78)
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1952–1957 AS Oostende ? (?)
National team
1953–1957 Belgium 17 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Léopold Gernaey (25 February 1927 – 1 August 2005) was a Belgian international footballer who played as a goalkeeper.


Born in Gistel, Gernaey played club football for AS Oostende.

He earned a total of 17 caps for Belgium between 1953 and 1957,[1] and participated at the 1954 FIFA World Cup.[2]


  1. ^ Léopold Gernaey at National-Football-Teams.com
  2. ^ Léopold GernaeyFIFA competition record