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List of notable or famous coaches from Poland, with bios and photos, including the top coaches born in Poland and even some popular coaches who immigrated to Poland. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Polish coaches then this list is the perfect resource for you. These coaches are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known coach from Poland is included when available.

Everything from Jan Urban to Włodzimierz Smolarek is included on this list.

This historic coaches from Poland list can help answer the questions "Who are some Polish coaches of note?" and "Who are the most famous coaches from Poland?" These prominent coaches of Poland may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Polish coaches.

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Artur Klys


Artur Klys is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Coaches from Poland
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Age: 35

Birthplace: Kraków, Poland

Franciszek Smuda is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Coaches from Poland
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Franciszek Smuda


Franciszek Smuda is a Polish football coach and former footballer who also holds a German passport. As a player he spent his career playing for clubs in Poland, the United States and Germany. In 1983, he turned to coaching, becoming the manager of Widzew Łódź, Wisła Kraków, Legia Warsaw and Lech Poznań, among others. He has won three Polish league titles. Since 2009 he was the manager of the Poland national football team, but resigned on 16 June 2012, following their elimination from Euro 2012. ...more

Age: 69

Birthplace: Lubomia, Poland

Henryk Kasperczak is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Coaches from Poland
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Henryk Wojciech Kasperczak is a Polish football manager and a football player. As a player, Kasperczak took part in two FIFA World Cups with Poland, achieving third place in 1974, as well as a silver medal at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, Canada. As a manager, Kasperczak enjoyed most success in the African Cup of Nations, securing second place with Tunisia in 1996, third with Côte d'Ivoire and fourth with Mali. In September 2009, Kasperczak was briefly considered by PZPN for the open spot of manager of the Polish national team. ...more

Age: 71

Birthplace: Zabrze, Poland

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Jacek Zieliński is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Coaches from Poland
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Jacek Zieliński


Jacek Marek Zieliński is a retired Polish football defender and current assistant manager of Poland national football team. ...more

Age: 50

Birthplace: Wierzbica, Radom County, Poland