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The native form of this personal name is Bene Ferenc. This article uses the Western name order.
Ferenc Bene
Personal information
Full name Ferenc Bene
Date of birth December 17, 1944(1944-12-17)
Place of birth    Balatonújlak, Hungary
Date of death    February 27, 2006 (aged 61)
Place of death    Budapest, Hungary
Height 1.71 m (5 ft 7+12 in)
Playing position Forward
Senior career1
Years Club App (Gls)*
1961–1978 Újpesti Dózsa 417 (303)   
National team
1962–1979 Hungary 076 0(36)
Teams managed
1992–1993 Újpest FC

1 Senior club appearances and goals
counted for the domestic league only.
* Appearances (Goals)

Olympic medal record
Men's Football
Gold 1964 Tokyo Football

Ferenc Bene (Balatonújlak, December 17, 1944 – Budapest, February 27, 2006) was a Hungarian football (soccer) player of Újpesti Dózsa, who was a member of the team that won the gold medal at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. He was the top scorer of the tournament (12 goals in 5 matches).

Bene played his first international match against Yugoslavia on October 14, 1962, and his last against Czechoslovakia on September 12, 1979. He obtained 76 caps and scored 36 goals. He was bronze medallist at the European Championship of 1964, and a quarter-finalist at the World Cup of 1966 (at the latter event he was the best scorer of the Hungarian national team). Bene was named Footballer of the Year in 1969. He died after a lengthy treatment following a fall at the end of 2005. His son Ferenc Bene jr. is also a former player, currently working as a coach

He played for the following teams:

  • Újpesti Dózsa (1961-1978)
  • Volán FC (1978-79, 1983-84)
  • Sepsi-78, Finland (1981-82)
  • Soroksári VOSE (1984)
  • Kecskeméti SC (1985)
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Ferenc Bene
Personal information
Full name Ferenc Bene
Date of birth 17 December 1944(1944-12-17)
Place of birth    Balatonújlak, Hungary
Date of death    27 February 2006 (aged 61)
Height 1.71 m (5 ft 7+12 in)
Playing position Striker (retired)
Senior clubs
Years Club
1961-1978
1978-1979
1981-1982
1983
1984
1984-1985
Újpesti Dózsa
Volán
Sepsi
Soroksári
Volán
Kecskeméti
National team
1962-1979 Hungary
Teams managed
1992-1993 Újpest

Ferenc Bene (born 17 December 1944 - died 27 February 2006) is a former Hungarian football player. He has played for Hungary national team.

Club career statistics

Club Performance League
SeasonClubLeague AppsGoals
HungaryLeague
1961/62Újpesti DózsaNemzeti Bajnokság I226
1962/632623
1963136
19642620
19652520
19662624
19673022
19682622
19692927
19701610
1970/712824
1971/723029
1972/733023
1973/742914
1974/752820
1975/76187
1976/77124
1977/7832
1978/79Volán00
FinlandLeague
1981SepsiMestaruussarja194
1982206
CountryHungary 417303
Finland 3910
Total 456313

International career statistics

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Hungary national team
YearAppsGoals
196210
196342
196433
196562
1966108
196763
196800
196986
197072
197187
197281
197361
197451
197530
197600
197700
197800
197910
Total7636

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