Maurice Martens

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Maurice Martens
Personal information
Date of birth (1947-06-05) 5 June 1947 (age 69)
Place of birth Aalst, Belgium
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1967–1971 R.S.C. Anderlecht
1971–1973 Racing White Brussels
1973–1983 R.W.D. Molenbeek
National team
1971–1980 Belgium 26 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Maurice Martens (born 5 June 1947 in Aalst) was a Belgian football player, left-back, who won the Belgian Golden Shoe in 1973 while at Racing White. He played 26 times and scored 2 goals for the national team between 1971 and 1980, starting in a 1-0 friendly win against Luxembourg on November 7, 1971.Having been a non-playing squad member at the 1970 World Cup. Martens was part of the team for the 1972 and 1980 European Championships but he did not play a match in the latter. He was transferred from Anderlecht to Racing White in the summer of 1970. Competed on T.V.`s Superstars in 1976 ( G.B. heat -7th ).Owned a sports shop whilst at R.W.D.

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