György Sárosi

1912 - 1993

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György Sárosi (Hungarian: Sárosi György [ˈʃaːroʃi ˈɟørɟ]; 5 August 1912 – 20 June 1993) was a Hungarian footballer. Sárosi was a complete footballer renowned for his versatility and technique among other things, and he played in several positions for Ferencváros and the Hungarian national team. Essentially a second striker, he could also operate in midfield or central defence, and he helped Ferencváros win five Hungarian league titles between 1932 and 1941. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of György Sárosi has received more than 82,376 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). György Sárosi is the 325th most popular soccer player (down from 303rd in 2019), the 137th most popular biography from Hungary (up from 147th in 2019) and the 11th most popular Hungarian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, György Sárosi ranks 325 out of 16,923Before him are Takeshi Natori, Toshio Miyaji, Koichi Oita, Sakae Takahashi, Patrick Kluivert, and Raúl. After him are Fernando Torres, Karim Benzema, Nobuyuki Kato, Enrique Ballestrero, Takashi Mizuno, and David Trezeguet.

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Among people born in 1912, György Sárosi ranks 79Before him are Woody Guthrie, Abbé Pierre, Marina Raskova, Ivan Yakubovsky, Herbert C. Brown, and Lev Gumilyov. After him are Kim Sung-gan, Jiří Trnka, Yuen Siu-tien, Michel Debré, Richard Brooks, and Jacques Ellul. Among people deceased in 1993, György Sárosi ranks 49Before him are Dražen Petrović, Robert W. Holley, Stewart Granger, Hervé Villechaize, Severo Ochoa, and Lucia Popp. After him are Arthur Ashe, Léo Ferré, Helen Hayes, Kakuei Tanaka, Eddie Constantine, and Bruno Pontecorvo.

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Among people born in Hungary, György Sárosi ranks 137 out of 696Before him are Mihály Zichy (1827), László Papp (1926), Stephen IV of Hungary (1133), István Tisza (1861), Samuel Aba (990), and Michael Balint (1896). After him are Gyula Horn (1932), Magda Szabó (1917), Mária Telkes (1900), László Csatáry (1915), Marcel Grossmann (1878), and Judit Polgár (1976).


Among soccer players born in Hungary, György Sárosi ranks 11Before him are Flórián Albert (1941), Nándor Hidegkuti (1922), Zoltán Czibor (1929), József Bozsik (1925), Gyula Grosics (1926), and Gusztáv Sebes (1906). After him are Gyula Lóránt (1923), Imre Schlosser (1889), Gyula Zsengellér (1915), Jenő Buzánszky (1925), Mihály Lantos (1928), and László Budai (1928).