Franjo Wölfl

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Franjo Wölfl
Franjo Wölfl in 1951 holding the Yugoslav Cup trophy.
Personal information
Date of birth (1918-05-18)18 May 1918
Place of birth Zagreb, Kingdom of Croatia-Slavonia,
Date of death 8 July 1987(1987-07-08) (aged 69)
Place of death Zagreb, SR Croatia,
SFR Yugoslavia
Position(s) Forward
Youth career
Concordia Zagreb
1935–1937 Viktoria Plzeň
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1937–1938 Viktoria Plzeň
1938–1945 Građanski Zagreb
1945–1953 Dinamo Zagreb 100 (80)
National team
1938–1951 Yugoslavia 12 (5)
1940–1944 Croatia 18 (12)
Teams managed
1954 Yugoslavia (co-manager)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Franjo Wölfl (18 May 1918 – 8 July 1987) was a Croatian footballer. He played international football first with the Kingdom of Yugoslavia national team from 1938 and then the Croatian national team from 1940 to 1944. Finally, Wölfl suited up for communist Yugoslavia's national team from 1945 to 1951.

Wölfl spent much of his career with Građanski Zagreb. With Građanski he was the top scorer in the Croatian First League's 1943 season. After World War II, Građanski was disbanded by the communist authorities and Wölfl moved to the regime's newly formed club Dinamo Zagreb. With Dinamo, Wölfl was the Yugoslav First League's top scorer in 1947 and 1948.

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