Puskás porase á fronte dunha selección nacional por vez primeira en [], adestrando a [[Selección nacional de fútbol de Arabia Saudí|Arabia Saudí]]. Despois dun ano, abandoaría o cargo para voltar a [[Grecia]], desta volta ó [[AEK Athens FC|AEK Athens]], conseguindo o séptimo campionato de liga para o clube.
In 1979, he moved to [[Egypt]] and coached one of the [[Egyptian Premier League]] clubs, [[Al-Masry]] for three years. In 1985, he returned to South America to coach Paraguayan teams [[Club Sol de América|Sol de América]] and [[Cerro Porteño]]. Puskás' eleventh and final club management position was in Australia at [[South Melbourne Hellas]], with whom he won the [[National Soccer League]] title in []. After three years in Australia, he finally returned to Hungary to manage [[Hungary national football team|the national team]]. He spent a year in charge of the Hungarian team before his final retirement from football.