All posts tagged "Grzegorz Lato"

  • Matthew Karas
    Father’s Day and Football Go Hand-in-Hand

    "Gadocha was the best. He fly down left side all game long. Nobody touch him." This broken...

  • Henry Wizgier
    Fornalik’s appointment, a mistake from the beginning

    The only good bit of news to emerge from Poland's disastrous World Cup qualifying campaign is that...

  • Henry Wizgier
    Will Boniek’s Name Help Polish Football?

    You can't do much better in football than have the chief of UEFA for a mate.

  • Men's National Team
    Boniek becomes new head of PZPN

    WARSAW, Poland. Oct 26 (AP) - Poland's football association elected former star striker Zbigniew Boniek as its new president on Friday.

    Zbigniew BoniekThe former Juventus forward succeeds Grzegorz Lato, amid calls to reform an association that has...

  • Men's National Team
    PZPN President Lato ends tenure

    WARSAW, Poland. Sep 26 (AP) - The president of Poland's football association (PZPN) says he will not run for another term in upcoming elections.

    Grzegorz LatoGrzegorz Lato has faced heavy pressure to resign after the...

  • Men's National Team
    Fornalik replaces Smuda as Poland’s coach

    WARSAW, Poland. July 10 (AP) - Waldemar Fornalik was appointed the national coach by the Polish Football Association on Tuesday, replacing Franciszek Smuda, whose contract ends next month.

    Waldemar FornalikThe 49-year-old Fornalik has coached Ruch Chorzow since 2009, and played in...

  • Men's National Team
    Revolt against Polish FA boss Lato stalls

    WARSAW, Poland. Apr 10 (AFP) - Attempts to oust the boss of UEFA EURO 2012 host Poland's football association have stalled after rebels angry over a graft case failed to muster support for a vote against him.


  • Men's National Team
    Lato and Smuda in Canada

    WARSAW, Poland. Apr 27 (PSN) - Grzegorz Lato, President of Polish Football Association and the Polish national team coach Franciszek Smuda depart on Wednesday to Canada for a three-day meeting with the local Polish community.

    After returning home the national team...

  • Men's National Team
    PZPN introduce new modern logo

    WARSAW, Poland. Apr 14 (PSN) - On Thursday the Polish Football Association (PZPN) introduced its new logo.

    The objective of such an operation? Marketing and modernization.

  • Men's National Team
    Poles put pressure on Smuda ahead of Ivory Coast

    WARSAW, Poland. Nov 17 (AFP) — UEFA EURO 2012 co-hosts Poland must make their mark against Ivory Coast.

    It is the latest friendly of what has been a stuttering preparation campaign, Polish football association chief Grzegorz Lato said on Wednesday.