Budapesti VSC

Budapesti Vasutas Sport Club-Zugló is a professional football club based in Zugló, Budapest, Hungary, that competes in the Nemzeti Bajnokság III. The club was founded in 1911. Its football section became closed in 2001, but has now reopened, while other sections that are still operational are table tennis, wrestling, water polo. The table tennis department won the European Cup of 1980 and several national championships.

Full nameBudapesti Vasutas Sport Club-Zugló Közhasznú Egyesület
Short nameBVSC-Zugló
GroundSzőnyi úti Stadion, Budapest
OwnerKristóf Szathmáry
ManagerAndrás Hernády
LeagueNB III
WebsiteClub website

The football team reached in the years 1996 and 1997 twice the Hungarian Cup final and was runner up in the national championship in 1996.


On 18 July 2012, BVSC started an adult team after 10 years of pause. The team are going to compete in the Budapest Labdarugó Szövetség IV.[1][2]

In 2019, the club were promoted to the Budapest bajnokság I after winning the 2018-19 Budapest bajnokság II.

In May 2020, the club were promoted to the Nemzeti Bajnokság III after finishing first in the Budapest championship.[3] The 2019-20 Budapest Bajnokság I was interrupted and finally terminated due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Gábor Horváth, director of the football department, said that the club were eligible to enter the 2020-21 Nemzeti Bajnokság III and the club would meet all the requirements to play at the third tier.

On 28 July 2021, former Hungarian national team player, Ákos Buzsáky, was appointed. The main aim of the club was to get promoted to Nemzeti Bajnokság II.[4]

In the 2020-21 Nemzeti Bajnokság III season, the club finished second.[5]

In March 2022, the club announced that refugees from the Russo-Ukrainian War can do sports for free at the club.[6]

On 1 June 2022, Ákos Buzsáky was removed from his position.[7]

On 22 June 2022, Flórián Urbán was appointed as the new manager of the club.[8]

Name changesEdit

As most other Hungarian sports clubs BVSC was subject to numerous changes of its name throughout its history. Here is a list of names that were in use by the club:

  • 1911–1945 MAVOSZ Budapesti VSC
  • 1945-? Vasutas Előre SC (after merger with Budapesti MÁV Előre)
  • ?-1948 MÁV Konzum Vasutas Előre
  • 1948–1954 Budapesti Lokomotív SK
  • 1954-1956 Budapesti Törekvés SE (after merger with Budapesti Előre SK and Budapesti Postás SK)
  • 1956-1990 Budapesti VSC (after demerger of Budapesti Előre SK and Budapesti Postás SK)
  • 1990-1991 BVSC-Mávtransped
  • 1992-1992 BVSC-Novép
  • 1992-1996 BVSC-Dreher
  • 1996-1997 Budapesti VSC
  • 1997-1998 BVSC-Zugló FC
  • 1998-1999 BVSC-Zugló
  • 1999-2001 Budapesti VSC
  • 2001-2011 BVSC-Zugló FC
  • 2011- BVSC-Zugló

1998/1999 SquadEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
- GK   HUN János Koszta
- GK   HUN Gábor Nagy
- GK   HUN Ferenc Rott
- DF   HUN Zoltán Balog
- DF   UKR Oleksandr Bondarenko
- DF   HUN Csaba Gelbmann
- DF   HUN János Kertész
- DF   HUN Csaba László
- DF   HUN Tibor Pomper
- DF   UKR Miroslav Resko
- DF   HUN Csaba Szakos
- DF   HUN Ferenc Szaszovszky
- DF   HUN Zoltán Vincze
- MF   YUG Djordje Bajic
- MF   HUN Balázs Bérczy
- MF   UKR Viktor Brovcenko
No. Pos. Nation Player
- MF   HUN Krisztián Csillag
- MF   HUN Lajos Détári
- MF   HUN Attila Forrai
- MF   HUN Krisztián Füzi
- MF   HUN Zoltán Molnár
- MF   HUN Attila Polonkai
- MF   HUN Dénes Rósa
- MF   ROU Daniel Usvat
- FW   ROU Cătălin Anghel
- FW   HUN Zsolt Aubel
- FW   HUN Levente Bozsik
- FW   HUN Zsolt Füzesi
- FW   HUN István Kiss
- FW   HUN Károly Potemkin
- FW   HUN Szabolcs Szegletes
- FW   HUN Gábor Szilágyi

Non-playing staffEdit


Position Name
President Kristóf Szatmáry
Vice-president Sándor Tóth
Managing director Gábor Szentpáli







# Pos Player From Fee Date
# GK   Gábor Nagy Stadler FC Free Summer 1998
# DF   János Kertész Stadler FC Free Summer 1998
# DF   Tibor Pomper Ferencvárosi TC Loan Return Summer 1998
# DF   Miroslav Resko Stadler FC Free Summer 1998
# DF   Csaba Szakos Miskolci VSC Undisclosed Summer 1998
# DF   Ferenc Szaszovszky Pécsi MFC Undisclosed Summer 1998
# DF   Zoltán Vincze Stadler FC Free Summer 1998
# MF   Djordje Bajic FK Radnički Niš Undisclosed Summer 1998
# MF   Viktor Brovcenko PFC Nyva Vinnytsia Undisclosed Summer 1998
# MF   Zoltán Molnár Stadler FC Free Summer 1998
# MF   Attila Polonkai Szeged LC Loan Return Summer 1998
# FW   Zsolt Füzesi Stadler FC Free Summer 1998
# FW   Szabolcs Szegletes Veszprémi LC Undisclosed Summer 1998

In EuropeEdit

Season Competition Round Country Club Home Away Aggregate
1996–97 UEFA Cup Qualifying Round   Barry Town FC 3–1 1–3 4–4(p)
1997–98 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup Qualifying Round   FC Balzers 2–0 3–1 5–1
1. Round   Real Betis 0–2 0–2 0–4

Record by country of oppositionEdit

  • Correct as of 5 July 2010
Country Pld W D L GF GA GD Win%
  Liechtenstein 2 2 0 0 5 1 +4 100.00
  Spain 2 0 0 2 0 4 −4 000.00
  Wales 2 1 0 1 4 4 +0 050.00
Totals 6 3 0 3 9 9 0 50.00

P – Played; W – Won; D – Drawn; L – Lost

Notable members in other sportsEdit


  1. ^ "Labdarúgás: majd' 10 év után ismét felnőttcsapat a BVSC-ben". Nemzeti Sport. 18 July 2012.
  2. ^ "Magyar Labdarúgó Szövetség (BLSZ)". Nemzeti Sport. 18 July 2012.
  3. ^ "NB III: 16 év után szerepelhet ismét NB-s bajnokságban a BVSC - NSO".
  4. ^ B, F. (28 July 2021). "NB III: Buzsáky Ákos lett a BVSC új edzője, cél a feljutás - NSO". (in Hungarian). Retrieved 28 June 2022.
  5. ^ "Ismét ezüstérmesként zártak labdarúgóink". BVSC-Zugló Közhasznú Egyesület hivatalos oldala (in Hungarian). Retrieved 28 June 2022.
  6. ^ A, T. (31 March 2022). "NS-jótékonyság: ingyen sportolhatnak a menekült fiatalok a BVSC-Zug". (in Hungarian). Retrieved 28 June 2022.
  7. ^ Tibor. "Távozik Buzsáky Ákos". BVSC-Zugló Közhasznú Egyesület hivatalos oldala (in Hungarian). Retrieved 28 June 2022.
  8. ^ B, F. B. , D. S. (22 June 2022). "NB III: Urbán Flórián lesz a BVSC-Zugló edzője - NSO". (in Hungarian). Retrieved 28 June 2022.
  9. ^ "Klubvezetés".

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