SOCCER PLAYER

Antonín Panenka

1948 - Today

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Antonín Panenka (born 2 December 1948) is a Czech retired footballer who played as an attacking midfielder. He spent most of his career representing Czechoslovak club Bohemians Prague. Panenka won UEFA Euro 1976 with the national team of Czechoslovakia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Antonín Panenka has received more than 373,558 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). Antonín Panenka is the 44th most popular soccer player (down from 34th in 2019), the 51st most popular biography from Czechia (down from 34th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Czech Soccer Player.

Antonín Panenka is most famous for scoring the winning goal for Czechoslovakia in the 1976 European Championship Final with a penalty kick.

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Among SOCCER PLAYERS

Among soccer players, Antonín Panenka ranks 44 out of 16,923Before him are Ruud Gullit, Ricardo Zamora, Paolo Maldini, Uwe Seeler, Bobby Charlton, and Ronaldinho. After him are Nílton Santos, Béla Guttmann, Zlatan Ibrahimović, Djalma Santos, Omar Sívori, and Romário.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1948, Antonín Panenka ranks 23Before him are Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Kathy Bates, Sauli Niinistö, Andrzej Sapkowski, Frank Abagnale, and Luiz Felipe Scolari. After him are Steven Tyler, George Tupou V, Sérgio Vieira de Mello, Marcello Lippi, George R. R. Martin, and Robert Plant.

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In Czechia

Among people born in Czechia, Antonín Panenka ranks 51 out of 839Before him are Wenceslaus II of Bohemia (1271), Milena Jesenská (1896), Anton Raphael Mengs (1728), Karel Gott (1939), Emil Hácha (1872), and Bohumil Hrabal (1914). After him are Lída Baarová (1914), Gerty Cori (1896), Peter Grünberg (1939), Franz Werfel (1890), František Kupka (1871), and Karl Renner (1870).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Czechia

Among soccer players born in Czechia, Antonín Panenka ranks 2Before him are Josef Masopust (1931). After him are Matthias Sindelar (1903), Oldřich Nejedlý (1909), Pavel Nedvěd (1972), František Plánička (1904), Sigfried Held (1942), Antonín Puč (1907), Ivo Viktor (1942), Jan Koller (1973), Petr Čech (1982), and Zdeněk Zeman (1947).