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Jim Benedek

Personal information
Full nameJanos "James" Geza Benedek
Date of birthJune 9, 1941
Place of birthBudapest, Hungary
Date of deathMarch 30, 2009(age 67)
Place of deathDallas, Texas, United States
Playing positionForward / Defender

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Janos “Jim” Benedek (June 9, 1941 - March 30, 2009) was a Hungarian-American soccer forward who later coached at both the collegiate and national team levels. Benedek was an All American collegiate soccer player before spending six seasons in the North American Soccer League. He earned four caps with the U.S. national team in 1968 and was a member of the U.S. soccer team which failed to qualify for the 1968 Summer Olympics.

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