Budapesti VSC (men's water polo)

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Budapesti Vasutas Sport Club is a water polo club from Budapest, Hungary. The team competes in the Országos Bajnokság I.

Budapesti Vasutas Sport Club
NicknameVasutasok (The Railwaymen)
Founded1949
LeagueOB I
Based inBudapest, Hungary
ArenaSzőnyi út
Colors  blue and   yellow
PresidentÁgnes Zsoldos
Head coachLevente Szücs
Websitewww.bvscvizilabda.hu

Naming historyEdit

  • Budapesti Lokomotív (Bp. Lokomotív): (1949–1954)
  • Bp. Törekvés: (1955–1956)
    • BVSC: (1957–1991/92)
  • BVSC-Schiller Opel: (1991/92–1992/93) - the first naming sponsor of BVSC
  • BVSC-Westel: (1992/93–1997/98)
  • BVSC-Brendon: (1997/98–2003/04)
  • BVSC-Turbo: (2003/04–2004/05)
    • BVSC: (2004/05–2007/08)
  • BVSC-Atlantis Casino: (2007/08–2008/09)
    • BVSC-Zugló: (2008/09–2013/14)
  • BVSC-Wáberer Hungária-Zugló: (2013/14–2015)
    • BVSC-Zugló: (2016)
  • MKB-Euroleasing-BVSC-Zugló: (2017– )

HonoursEdit

Domestic competitionsEdit

  Champions (7): 1966, 1984–85, 1986–87, 1995–96, 1996–97, 1997–98, 1998–99
  Runners-up (9): 1962, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985–86, 1992–93, 1999–00, 2000–01
  Third place (6): 1958, 1980, 1993–94, 2001–02, 2002–03, 2003–04
  Winners (5): 1982, 1986–87, 1994–95, 1999–00, 2002–03
  Finalist (4): 1958, 1959, 1983, 1984
  • Szuperkupa (Super Cup of Hungary); Championship vs. Cup winner
  Winners (): 2003

European competitionsEdit

Runners-up (1): 1985–86
Semi-finalist (1): 2001–02
Runners-up (2): 1983–84, 1995–96

Current squadEdit

Season 2017–18

Nat. Player Birth Date Position L/R
1   Zsolt Györke (1986-03-12) March 12, 1986 (age 35) Goalkeeper
2   Károly Czigány (1984-10-31) October 31, 1984 (age 36)
3   Miklós Csapó (1993-01-21) January 21, 1993 (age 28)
4   Bence Szabó (1996-02-29) February 29, 1996 (age 25)
5   Kristóf Várnai (1995-08-15) August 15, 1995 (age 25)
6   Béla Török (1990-03-23) March 23, 1990 (age 31)
7   Krisztián Létay (c) (1983-02-09) February 9, 1983 (age 38)
8   Ferenc Ambrus (1986-12-09) December 9, 1986 (age 34)
9   Péter Kovács (1991-05-16) May 16, 1991 (age 30)
10   Mátyás Pásztor (1987-02-20) February 20, 1987 (age 34)
11   Csaba Mészáros (1994-10-05) October 5, 1994 (age 26)
12   Péter Sugár (1999-03-20) March 20, 1999 (age 22)
13   Norbert Mátyok (1996-06-15) June 15, 1996 (age 25)
14   Dániel Szakonyi (1994-03-01) March 1, 1994 (age 27) Goalkeeper

StaffEdit

Technical Staff
Section Chairman   Ágnes Zsoldos
Section leader   Csaba Mészáros
Head Coach   Levente Szűcs

Recent seasonsEdit

As of 23 May 2019.

Rankings in OB IEdit

P. 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 00 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19
1 1 1 1 1 1 1
2 2 2 2 2
3 3 3 3 3
4
5 5 5 5
6 6 6 6
7 7 7 7
8 8 8 8 8
9 9 9 9 9
10 10 10
11 11
12 12

In European competitionEdit

Season Competition Round Club Home Away Aggregate
1966-67 Champions Cup Quarter-final round   Pro Recco 2-3 3rd
  Dinamo Magdeburg 5-5
  Tunafors Eskilstuna 3-1
1985-86 Champions Cup
  Finalist
Quarter-final round   Spandau 04 4-11 2nd
  Alphen 10-3
  Posillipo 9-8
Semi-finals   Jug Dubrovnik 10-7 6-6 16–13
Final   Spandau 04 9-7 4-7 13–14
1987-88 Champions Cup Quarter-finals   Spandau 04 9-7 8-13 17–20
1996-97 Champions League Preliminary round
  Blue Group
  Barcelona 7-9 8-9 3rd
  HAVK Mladost 9-12 6-8
  NCHZ Nováky 11-10 10-9
1997-98 Champions League Preliminary round
  Blue Group
  Bečej 13-14 4-8 4th
  HAVK Mladost 8-7 8-9
  Spartak Volgograd 8-8 5-8
1998-99 Champions League Preliminary round
  Blue Group
  Bečej 7-7 6-9 3rd
  Posillipo 7-6 8-9
  Vouliagmeni 11-5 7-9
1999-00 Champions League
  Third place
Preliminary round
  Blue Group
  POŠK 6-5 6-6 1st
  Olympiacos 6-6 9-9
  Olympic Nice 9-4 5-4
Semi-final (F4)   HAVK Mladost 4–6
Bronze match (F4)   POŠK 13–7
2000-01 Cup Winners' Cup Quarter-finals   POŠK 8-6 10-4 18–10
Semi-finals   Barceloneta 10-7 8-12 18–19
2001-02 LEN Cup Quarter-finals   Real Canoe 11-9 7-8 18–17
Semi-finals   Leonessa 10-10 6-9 16–19
2003-04 Euroleague Preliminary round
(Group C)
  HAVK Mladost 8-7 11-13 3rd
  Olympic Nice 11-8 8-8
  Primorac Kotor 8-9 1-8
2016-17 Euro Cup Quarter-finals   Sport Management 13-14 6-11 19–25
2018-19 Euro Cup elimination in Second qualifying round

Notable former playersEdit

Olympic championsEdit

Former coachesEdit

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit