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Armand Swartenbroecks

Full name: Armand Joseph Antoine Alexis Swartenbroecks
Nickname(s): Swart
Gender: Male
Height: 5-11.5 (182 cm)
Weight: 165 lbs (75 kg)
Born: June 30, 1892 in Laeken, Région de Bruxelles-Capitale, Belgium
Died: October 3, 1980 in Koekelberg, Région de Bruxelles-Capitale, Belgium
Affiliations: Daring, Bruxelles (BEL)
Country: BEL Belgium
Sport: Football

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

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Biography

Armand Swartenbroecks earned 53 caps from 1913-28, which was a Belgian record until 1938, and he was captain of the team 37 times. In 1911 he made his début in the first team of Daring Club de Bruxelles. With his club he was three times Belgian champion (1912, 1914, 1921), playing for the team until 1930 in 295 matches, scoring 28 goals. In 1928 he was made an honorary member of the Royal Dutch Football Association after he intentionally missed an unjustified penalty in a B-international. He was a medical doctor by profession and was active in local politics for the Socialist Party. He served as mayor of the town of Koekelberg near Bruxelles from 1956-71.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 27 Antwerpen Football Men's Football Belgium BEL 1 Gold
1924 Summer 31 Paris Football Men's Football Belgium BEL 9T

Men's Football

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G YC RC
1920 Summer 27 Antwerpen Football Belgium BEL Final Standings 1 1920-08-28 0 0 0
1920 Summer 27 Antwerpen Football Belgium BEL Final Round Match 1/2 1 1920-09-02 BEL , TCH 0
1920 Summer 27 Antwerpen Football Belgium BEL Semi-Finals Match #2 1 1920-08-31 BEL 3, NED 0 0
1920 Summer 27 Antwerpen Football Belgium BEL Quarter-Finals Match #4 1 1920-08-29 BEL 3, ESP 1 0
1924 Summer 31 Paris Football Belgium BEL Final Standings 9T 1924-05-25 0 0 0
1924 Summer 31 Paris Football Belgium BEL Round Two Match #6 2 1924-05-29 SWE 8, BEL 1 0
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