Dr. Josef Venglos celebrates 80. Birthday
Long-standing President and nowadays Honorable President of AEFCA, Dr. Josef Venglos celebrated his 80th birthday on februar 18th, 2016 in Bratislava with family and friends.
Walter Gagg, President of AEFCA, did not hesitate to call him in person and wished a happy birthday.
Our Vicepresidents Dr. Zdenek Sivek and Dr. Ladislav Borbely congratulated in person in the name of the whole AEFCA-family and presented a small token to remind that special day.
End oft he month a ceremonial act will take place in Bratislava, representatives of sports, economy and politics will honor Josefs course of life.
Josef looks back to a remarkable curriculum.
As a professional player he gained the national cup.
Josef was a very successful clubcoach within his homeclub Slovan Bratislava (twice cechoslovakian champion), Sporting Lisboa, Aston Villa, Fenerbahce Istanbul, Celtic Glasgow and JEF United .
As national coach he managed teams of Australia, Malaysia, Cechoslovakia and Slovakia.
Without a doubt the highlights of his carreer were gaining european champion in 1976 und third place in 1980 (headcoach Cechoslovakia).
Many years the PhD of philosophy lead UEFT (later AEFCA) as President. AEFCA ows a lot to him.
Dear Josef, we wish you many more nice years together with your family and friends in good health.