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Félix Balyu

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 0
Bronze 0
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameFélix•Balyu
Used nameFélix•Balyu
Born5 August 1891 in Brugge (Bruges) (BEL)
Died15 January 1971
AffiliationsClub Brugge, Brugge (BEL)
NOC(s) Belgium

Biography

Félix Balyu joined FC Brügge in 1908 and moved up to the A-team in 1911, playing until 1923. In 1914 the team reached the Belgian cup final. In 1919-20, when the club was Belgian Champion for the first time, Balyu scored 23 goals, adding 17 in the following season as one of the top scorers of the First Division. His appearance against Spain in 1920 at Antwerpen was his only match for the Belgian national squad, the Red Devils.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) Event Status Team Pos Representing 2nd NOC As
1920 Summer Olympics Football (Football) Football, Men Olympic Belgium 1 Gold BEL Félix Balyu

Research notes

Not found from Brugge birth register, so probably our POB is wrong.

Created: Taavi Kalju at October 04, 2013 06:08, Last edited: Taavi Kalju at October 04, 2013 06:08