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FRANCESC BETANCOURT COCINERO

BETANCOURT

FRANCESC BETANCOURT COCINERO
Date of birth
04/02/1913
Original of
Barcelona (Barcelonès, Catalunya)
Date of death
28/03/1998

Seasons at the club
1942 - 1944
Line up
Striker
Son of a Cuban father and Catalan mother, he was very popular and loved by the fans, both for the color of his skin and for his juggling skills and friendliness. He was the first black player to play official matches for Barça, as Brazilians Jaguaré and Dos Santos had only played friendly matches. He was coach of various Catalan teams.

CAREER
  • Fgoldtpienc Inferior teams (1925-1928)
  • Gràcia (1928-1931)
  • Badalona (1931-1940)
  • Sabadell (1940-1942)
  • FC Barcelona (1942-1944)
  • Constancia (1944-1945)
  • Girona (1945-1946)
  • Martinenc (1946-1950)
  • Molinense (1950)
  • Tàrrega (1950)
  • Badalona (1950-1951)
Played with BETANCOURT
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