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Georges Grün

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Full nameGeorges Serge Grun
Height1.84 m (6 ft 0.5 in)
Playing positionDefender

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Georges Serge Grün (born 25 January 1962 in Etterbeek, Belgium) is a former Belgian football defender and is now a TV presenter for the UEFA Champions League matches at RTL TVI.

Grün made his international debut against Yugoslavia on 13 June 1984, scoring on his debut. He is most famous in his home country for scoring the away goal that qualified Belgium at the expense of their neighbours Netherlands in the 1986 World Cup qualifying rounds. Belgium would go on to a very respectable 4th place finish. He played in three FIFA World Cups for the Belgium national football team (1986 World Cup, 1990 and 1994). He made his World Cup debut against Mexico on 3 June 1986. Grün is the sixth most capped player for Belgium with 77 caps.

On the club level, he played for R.S.C. Anderlecht, Parma A.C. and Reggiana.


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