Fritz Künzli

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Fritz Künzli
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Personal information
Full name Friedrich Künzli
Date of birth (1946-01-08)8 January 1946
Place of birth Glarus, Switzerland
Date of death 22 December 2019(2019-12-22) (aged 73)
Place of death Zürich, Switzerland
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1961–1964 FC Glarus
1964–1973 FC Zürich
1976–1978 FC Winterthur
1976–1978 FC Lausanne-Sport
1978 San Diego Sockers
1978 Houston Hurricane
1978–1979 FC Lausanne-Sport
National team
Switzerland 44 (15)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Friedrich "Fritz" Künzli (8 January 1946 – 22 December 2019) was a Swiss footballer. He played as a striker. From 1961 to 1979, he played in 313 matches in the Nationalliga A scoring a record 201 goals.[1] In 1978, he played part of one season in the North American Soccer League.[2] He played for many club sides, including Zürich, and the Switzerland national team. He played two games for Switzerland at the 1966 FIFA World Cup. Künzli was born in Glarus.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Carnet noir: décès de Fritz Künzli" (in French). RTS. 22 December 2019. Retrieved 23 December 2019.<
  2. "Fritz KUENZLI". FIFA. Retrieved 1 April 2019.

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