Date of birth
10 December 1943
Place of birth
Apatin, Hungary (present Serbia)
1.79 m (5 ft
10 in) 1⁄ 2
Dorogi Bányász 61
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 30 November 2014
Lajos Szűcs (born 10 December 1943) was a Hungarian football striker, who played for Dorog, Ferencváros, Budapest Honvéd FC and Vasas Izzó. He was Hungarian footballer of the year in 1976.
He won a gold medal in
football at the 1968 Summer Olympics and a silver medal in football at the 1972 Summer Olympics, and also participated in  UEFA Euro 1972 for the Hungary national football team. He was Hungarian footballer of the year in 1976.
He was born in
Apatin, nowadays  Serbia, during the period Hungary had occupied the region during World War II. He is married to  Ildikó Pécsi, one of Hungary's best known and most popular actresses who also served as a Socialist member of the Hungarian Parliament from 1994 to 1998.
Sources [ edit ]
Ki kicsoda a magyar sportéletben?, III. kötet (S–Z). Szekszárd, Babits Kiadó, 1995, 181. o.,
ISBN 963-495-014-0 (in Hungarian) Rejtő László–Lukács László–Szepesi György: Felejthetetlen 90 percek (Sportkiadó, 1977)
ISBN 963-253-501-4 (in Hungarian) Rózsaligeti László: Magyar olimpiai lexikon. Budapest: Datus. 2000.
ISBN 963-00-5577-5 (in Hungarian) Bocsák Miklós: Hogyan élnek olimpiai bajnokaink? (Budapest, 1998)
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