René Thirifays

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René Thirifays
Personal information
Date of birth (1920-10-08)8 October 1920
Place of birth Belgium
Date of death 17 October 1986(1986-10-17) (aged 66)
Place of death Belgium
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1945–1954 Charleroi
National team
1946–1949 Belgium 13 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

René Thirifays (8 October 1920–17 October 1986[1]) was a Belgian football player who finished top scorer of the Belgian League with 26 goals in 1949 while playing for Sporting Charleroi. He played 13 times with the Belgian national team between 1946 and 1949. Thirifays made his international debut on February 23, 1946 in a 7-0 friendly win against Luxembourg.[2]