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Ladislao Mazurkiewicz

This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Mazurkiewicz and the second or maternal family name is Iglesias.
Ladislao Mazurkiewicz
Full nameLadislao Mazurkiewicz Iglesias
Date of birth(1945-02-14)14 February 1945
Place of birthPiriápolis, Uruguay
Date of death2 January 2013(2013-01-02) (aged 67)
Place of deathMontevideo, Uruguay
Playing positionGoalkeeper
Senior career*
1963–1964RC Montevideo
1971–1974Atlético Mineiro44(0)
1979–1980América de Cali36(0)
National team
Teams managed

Ladislao Mazurkiewicz Iglesias[1] (Spanish pronunciation: [laðisˈlao masurˈkjeβitʃ]; 14 February 1945 – 2 January 2013) was a Uruguayan football goalkeeper of the 1960s and 1970s.


He helped the Uruguay national team qualify for the semifinals of the 1970 World Cup, where the charrúas were stopped by the eventual champion, Brazil. He was elected the best goalkeeper of that tournament. He also played for the Brazilian side Atlético Mineiro.

During his international career (1965–74), he earned a total of 36 appearances with the national team of his native Uruguay.[2] He coached Peñarol from 1988–89.[3]

His father was Polish and mother Spanish. Though of Polish ancestry, he did not know Polish and never visited Poland.[4]

He died on 2 January 2013 in Montevideo, Uruguay, aged 67, from undisclosed causes. He is buried at Parque del Recuerdo cemetery.[5]


  1. ^ "Mazurkiewicz, Ladislao Mazurkiewicz Iglesias". BDFutbol. 1945-02-14. Retrieved 2013-01-02. 
  2. ^ "Uruguay - Record International Players". Retrieved 2013-01-02. 
  3. ^ "Tecnicos". Retrieved 2013-01-02. 
  4. ^ Zmarł słynny bramkarz Ladislao Mazurkiewicz at Rzeczpospolita, 2 January 2013.
  5. ^ "Falleció Ladislao Mazurkiewicz, una leyenda del fútbol uruguayo" (in español). El Observador. 2 January 2013. Retrieved 2 January 2013. 

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