Tibor Vigh

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Tibor Vigh
Personal information
Date of birth (1941-12-21) 21 December 1941 (age 79)
Place of birth Budapest, Hungary
Position(s) Forward
Senior career*
1965–1966 Windsor Teutonia
1968 Houston Stars 28 (12)
1969–1970 Laguna
1970–1971 Torreón
1973 New York Cosmos 6 (0)
1973 Montreal Olympique 10 (0)
National team
1968 Canada 4 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Tibor Vigh is a Hungarian-born Canadian former soccer player who earned 4 caps for the Canadian national side in 1968, scoring 2 goals. [1]


In 1956, he joined Windsor Teutonia, and played in the National Soccer League for the 1965 and 1966 seasons. [2] He played club football for Houston Stars, New York Cosmos and Montreal Olympique.

He also played in the Primera División de México for Club de Fútbol Laguna and Club de Fútbol Torreón. [3]

International career

He made his debut for the Canada men's national soccer team on October 6, 1968 against Bermuda in a World Cup qualifier match. [4]

International goals

Scores and results list Canada's goal tally first.
16 October 1968 Varsity Stadium, Toronto, CanadaFlag of Bermuda.svg  Bermuda 1–04–0 1970 FIFA World Cup qualification
217 October 1968Varsity Stadium, Toronto, CanadaFlag of the United States.svg  United States 4–14–2 1970 FIFA World Cup qualification

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