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Jenő Vincze

Personal information
Date of birth20 November 1908
Place of birthVersec, Austria-Hungary
Height1.69 m (5 ft 6.5 in)
Playing positionright forward

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Jenő Vincze (Versec, 20 November 1908 - 1988) was a Hungarian footballer and a legend of Újpest FC, most famous for playing for the Hungarian national team in the 1938 World Cup Final.

Vincze started playing football for teams based in Debrecen. He became professional in 1927 at Debreceni Bocskay and he was top scorer of the Hungarian League in the 1930 31 season and moved to Újpest FC in December 1934. He finished his career at Újpest in 1944.

He was one of the best Hungarian strikers in the 1930s, gaining 25 caps for the national team and playing on the world cup of 1934 and 1938.

After finishing his career, he became a successful coach.

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