|Date of birth||26 September 1899|
|Place of birth||Kraków, Austria-Hungary|
|Date of death||11 July 1973(aged 73)|
|Place of death||Tel Aviv, Israel|
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|*Club domestic league appearances and goals|
Early and personal lifeEdit
Gintel began his football career playing for the Jewish Sports Association Jutrzenka Kraków. He then played 328 games for KS Cracovia, until 1931, as a right-back (later forward). With KS Cracovia, he was twice the champion of Poland (1921 and 1930). In 1928, he was Poland's top scorer.
He was also capped 12 times for the Poland national team, making eight official appearances. Included among his appearances for the team was in their first-ever Olympic appearance at the 1924 Olympic Games.
After football careerEdit
- "Ludwik Gintel - Stats - titles won". www.footballdatabase.eu.
- "Ludwik Gintel". Olympedia. Retrieved 26 August 2021.
- Mendelsohn, Ezra (2009). Jews and the Sporting Life: Studies in Contemporary Jewry XXIII. Oxford University Press. ISBN 9780190452384 – via Google Books.
- "Archiwum ofiar terroru nazistowskiego i komunistycznego w Krakowie 1939 - 1956". www.krakowianie1939-56.mhk.pl.
- Ezra Mendelsohn (2009). Jews and the Sporting Life: Studies in Contemporary Jewry XXIII. Oxford University Press US. p. 384. ISBN 978-0-19-538291-4.