József Viola

József Viola (10 June 1896 – 18 August 1949) also known as Giuseppe Viola was a Hungarian football player and coach, who played as a midfielder. He is most prominent for his time in Italy and his association with clubs such as Juventus. He also made one appearance for the Hungary national football team in 1920.

József Viola
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Personal information
Date of birth (1896-06-10)10 June 1896
Place of birth Komárom, Austria-Hungary (now Komárno, Slovakia)
Date of death 18 August 1949(1949-08-18) (aged 53)
Place of death Bologna, Italy
Playing position(s) Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1919–20 Törekvés SE
1921–22 RSV Berlin
1922–23 C.S. Firenze[1]
1923–24 Spezia
1924–27 Juventus[2] 56 (4)
1928–29 Internazionale
1929–30 Juventus 21 (0)
1930–31 Atalanta 18 (0)
National team
1920 Hungary 1 (0)
Teams managed
1926–28 Juventus
1928–29 Internazionale
1930–33 Atalanta
1933–34 Milan
1934–36 Vicenza
1936–39 Lazio
1938–40 Milan
1938–39 Spezia
1940–41 Livorno
SPAL
1945–46 Genoa
1946–47 Bologna
1947–48 Como
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

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Juventus

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Acted as player coach
  2. ^ József Viola's statistics at Juventus - MyJuve.it]