Cyl (right) and Hungarian Hirzer at 1924 Olympics.
|Date of birth||July 2, 1900|
|Place of birth||Łódź, Russian Empire|
|Date of death||February 7, 1974 73)(aged|
|Place of death||Łódź, Poland|
|Playing position||Forward , Defender|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
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