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Encyclopedia > Oliver Bierhoff
Oliver Bierhoff
Personal information
Full name Oliver Bierhoff
Date of birth May 1, 1968
Place of birth    Karlsruhe, Germany
Height 1.91m
Position Striker
Club information
Current club Retired
Professional clubs1
Years Club App (Gls)*
1986-1988
1988-1990
1990-1990
1990-1991
1991-1995
1995-1998
1998-2001
2001-2002
2002-2003
Bayer Uerdingen
Hamburger SV
Borussia M'gladbach
SV Salzburg
Ascoli
Udinese
AC Milan
AS Monaco
Chievo Verona
31 (4)
34 (6)
8 (0)
32 (23)
117 (48)
86 (57)
91 (38)
18 (5)
26 (7)   
National team
1996-2002 Germany 70 (37)

1 Professional club appearances and goals
counted for the domestic league only.
* Appearances (Goals) Image File history File linksMetadata Download high resolution version (873x1143, 807 KB) Oliver Bierhoff Fotograf: Florian K. Datum: ~1999 Ort: Training der Nationalmannschaft bei Bonn File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Oliver Bierhoff Metadata This file... May 1 is the 121st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (122nd in leap years). ... 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1968 calendar). ... Karlsruhe (population 283,959 in 2005) is a city in the south west of Germany, in the Bundesland Baden-Württemberg, located near the French-German border. ... The striker (wearing the red shirt) has run past the defender (in the white shirt) and is about to take a shot at the goal, while the goalkeeper positions himself to attempt to stop the ball. ... 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the year. ... This article is about the year. ... This article is about the year. ... This article is about the year. ... 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean. ... 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean. ... 2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ... For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ... For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Krefelder Fußball-Club Uerdingen von 1905 e. ... Hamburger SV is a German football club based in Hamburg. ... Borussia Mönchengladbach, often shortened to Gladbach, is a German football club that plays in the Bundesliga, is based in Mönchengladbach, North Rhine-Westphalia and is one of the countrys most well-known, best-supported, and successful teams. ... SV Austria Salzburg is an Austrian football (soccer) club. ... Ascoli Calcio is a football club based in Ascoli Piceno, Italy. ... Udinese Calcio S.p. ... Associazione Calcio Milan is an Italian football club based in Milan. ... The Association Sportive de Monaco Football Club is a Monegasque football club, founded in 1919. ... Associazione Calcio Chievo Verona is an Italian football club named after a minor suburb of Verona and owned by Paluani, a cakes company and the inspiration for their original name, Paluani Chievo. ... 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ...

Oliver Bierhoff (born May 1, 1968 in Karlsruhe) is a former German football striker, who scored the first golden goal in the history of major international football, for Germany in the Euro 96 final. Since 2001 he is married to Klara. They wait for their first baby who will arrive in February 07. May 1 is the 121st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (122nd in leap years). ... 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1968 calendar). ... Karlsruhe (population 283,959 in 2005) is a city in the south west of Germany, in the Bundesland Baden-Württemberg, located near the French-German border. ... Football (soccer) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... The striker (wearing the red shirt) has run past the defender (in the white shirt) and is about to take a shot at the goal, while the goalkeeper positions himself to attempt to stop the ball. ... The golden goal was a method used in football (soccer) to decide the result of games in elimination matches which end in a draw after the end of ordinary time (90 minutes). ... The 1996 European Football Championship (or simply Euro 96) was hosted by England. ...


In his club career from 1985 to 2003, Bierhoff played for KFC Uerdingen, Hamburg, Borussia Mönchengladbach, Austria Salzburg, Ascoli, Udinese, AC Milan, AS Monaco, and Chievo Verona. He scored a total of 103 goals in Serie A, one of the best totals for a non-Italian in the league's history. In 1997-98, he led Serie A in goals with 27. 1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Krefelder Fußball-Club Uerdingen von 1905 e. ... Hamburger SV is a German football club based in Hamburg. ... Borussia Mönchengladbach, often shortened to Gladbach, is a German football club that plays in the Bundesliga, is based in Mönchengladbach, North Rhine-Westphalia and is one of the countrys most well-known, best-supported, and successful teams. ... SV Austria Salzburg is an Austrian football (soccer) club. ... Ascoli Calcio is a football club based in Ascoli Piceno, Italy. ... Udinese Calcio S.p. ... Associazione Calcio Milan is an Italian football club based in Milan. ... The Association Sportive de Monaco Football Club is a Monegasque football club, founded in 1919. ... Associazione Calcio Chievo Verona is an Italian football club named after a minor suburb of Verona and owned by Paluani, a cakes company and the inspiration for their original name, Paluani Chievo. ... This article is about the Italian football (soccer) league. ... 1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean. ...


Bierhoff, however, was never a success in the German league. After failing to shine in Germany, he got his chance in the Austrian Bundesliga. That gave him the chance at Ascoli in Italy. But it was at Udinese, under Alberto Zaccheroni, that Bierhoff found success and won his place in fame and in the German national team. He never returned to prove himself in his home country, like, for example, Jürgen Klinsmann did when he joined FC Bayern Munich in 1995. The official Bundesliga logo. ... The Bundesliga is the highest national league club competition in Austrian football, where the national football (soccer) champions are determined. ... Alberto Zaccheroni (born 1 March 1953, in Meldola) is an Italian football manager who is currently unemployed. ... Jürgen Klinsmann (born July 30, 1964 in Göppingen) is a German football manager and former football player, member of the team that won the 1990 FIFA World Cup. ... FC Bayern Munich (German: FC Bayern München) is a German sports club based in Munich, the capital of the state of Bavaria. ... 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


For Germany, Bierhoff scored 37 goals in 70 caps, including both goals in the 2-1 win over the Czech Republic in the Euro 96 final after having come on as a substitute. He also played in Euro 2000, and the 1998 and 2002 World Cups. In association football, a cap is an appearance for a national team. ... -1... The 2000 UEFA European Championship, or Euro 2000, was the 11th edition of the UEFA European Championship, a competition between the national football teams of Europe held every four years and organised by UEFA, footballs governing body in Europe. ... The 1998 Football World Cup was held in France by the FIFA decision in July 1992. ... The 2002 Football World Cup (Official name: 2002 FIFA World Cup Korea/Japan) was held in South Korea and Japan from May 31 to June 30. ... The FIFA World Cup Trophy, which has been awarded to the world champions since 1974. ...


Bierhoff's current involvement with football is as the manager of the German national team, a new position created as part of Jürgen Klinsmann's acceptance of the coaching job. Essentially the duties revolve around the public relations aspect of the team as opposed to the coaching responsibilities. Jürgen Klinsmann (born July 30, 1964 in Göppingen) is a German football manager and former football player, member of the team that won the 1990 FIFA World Cup. ... Wikibooks has more about this subject: Marketing Public relations (PR) is the art of managing communication between an organization and its key publics to build, manage and sustain a positive image. ... Coaches coach teams in professional sports as well as college sports. ...


Bierhoff was known for his remarkable heading skill, and he was often regarded as one of the best headers in the game. It was said that Bierhoff's heading might be more powerful than his shot.

Preceded by
Filippo Inzaghi
Serie A top scorer
1997-98
Succeeded by
Márcio Amoroso
Germany Germany squad - 1998 FIFA World Cup Quarter-finalists Germany

1 Köpke | 2 Wörns | 3 Heinrich | 4 Kohler | 5 Helmer | 6 Thon | 7 Möller | 8 Matthäus | 9 Kirsten | 10 Häßler | 11 Marschall | 12 Kahn | 13 Jeremies | 14 Babbel | 15 Freund | 16 Hamann | 17 Ziege | 18 Klinsmann | 19 Reuter | 20 Bierhoff | 21 Tarnat | 22 Lehmann | Coach: Vogts Filippo Pippo Inzaghi (born August 9, 1973, in Piacenza) is an Italian footballer who plays as a centre forward. ... This article is about the Italian football (soccer) league. ... Capocannonieri is the name of the title of being the top goal scorer in Italys Serie A championship. ... Classification External links 1997/1998 Serie A Squads - (www. ... Márcio Amoroso dos Santos (born July 5, 1974 in Brasilia) is a Brazilian football player who currently plays for Italian club side AC Milan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... First international Switzerland 5 - 3 Germany (Basel, Switzerland; 5 April 1908) Largest win Germany 16 - 0 Russia (Stockholm, Sweden; 1 July 1912) Worst defeat England 9 - 0 Germany (Oxford, England; 16 March 1909) World Cup Appearances 16 (First in 1934) Best result Winners, 1954, 1974, 1990 (all as West Germany... The 1998 Football World Cup was held in France, by the FIFA decision in July 1992 beating a bid by Morocco to host the event. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Andreas Köpke (born March 12, 1962 in Kiel) is a former German football goalkeeper. ... Christian Wörms (born on May 10, 1972 in Mannheim) is a professional German footballer, currently playing for Borussia Dortmund. ... Jörg Heinrich (born December 6, 1969 in Rathenow) is a German football player. ... Jürgen Kohler (born October 6, 1965 in Lambsheim) is a German football manager and a former football player. ... Thomas Helmer (born April 21, 1965 in Herford, East Germany is a former German football player. ... Olaf Thon (born May 1, 1966 in Gelsenkirchen) is a former German footballer. ... Andreas Möller (born September 2, 1967 in Frankfurt) is a former German football (soccer) midfielder. ... Lothar Herbert Matthäus (born 21 March 1961) is a German former football player and now manager. ... Ulf Kirsten (born December 4, 1965 in Riesa, East Germany) is a former German football (soccer) striker, the first player in history to reach a total 100 caps playing with two different national teams. ... Thomas Hässler (born May 30, 1966 in West Berlin) is a former German football (soccer) midfielder. ... Olaf Marschall (b. ... Oliver Kahn (born 15 June 1969 in Karlsruhe) is a German football goalkeeper. ... Jens Jeremies (born March 5, 1974 in Görlitz, East Germany) is a German footballer, known for being a hard-tackling defensive midfielder. ... Markus Babbel (born September 8, 1972 in Munich) is a German international footballer who plays as a defender. ... Steffen Freund (born 19 January 1970 in Brandenburg) was a German professional football player. ... Dietmar Hamann (born August 27, 1973 in Paris, Bavaria) is an ex-German international midfielder who currently plays for Manchester City. ... Christian Ziege (born February 1, 1972 in Berlin) is a former German football (soccer) defender and midfielder. ... Jürgen Klinsmann (born July 30, 1964 in Göppingen) is a German football manager and former football player, member of the team that won the 1990 FIFA World Cup. ... Stefan Reuter (born October 16, 1966 in Dinkelsbühl) is a former german footballer. ... Michael Tarnat (b. ... For other persons named Jens Lehmann, see Jens Lehmann (disambiguation). ... Berti Vogts (6. ...

Germany Germany squad - 2002 FIFA World Cup Runners-up Germany

1 Kahn | 2 Linke | 3 Rehmer | 4 Baumann | 5 Ramelow | 6 Ziege | 7 Neuville | 8 Hamann | 9 Jancker | 10 Ricken | 11 Klose | 12 Lehmann | 13 Ballack | 14 Asamoah | 15 Kehl | 16 Jeremies | 17 Bode | 18 Böhme | 19 Schneider | 20 Bierhoff | 21 Metzelder | 22 Frings | 23 Butt | Coach: Völler Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... First international Switzerland 5 - 3 Germany (Basel, Switzerland; 5 April 1908) Largest win Germany 16 - 0 Russia (Stockholm, Sweden; 1 July 1912) Worst defeat England 9 - 0 Germany (Oxford, England; 16 March 1909) World Cup Appearances 16 (First in 1934) Best result Winners, 1954, 1974, 1990 (all as West Germany... Qualifying countries The 2002 FIFA World Cup, the 17th staging of the World Cup, was held in South Korea and Japan from May 31 to June 30. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Oliver Kahn (born 15 June 1969 in Karlsruhe) is a German football goalkeeper. ... Thomas Linke (born December 26, 1969 in Sömmerda, Thuringia, Germany) is a defender for SV Austria Salzburg and formerly of Germany, for which he played at Euro 2000 and the 2002 World Cup. ... Marko Rehmer (born 29 April 1972 in East Berlin) is a German soccer player, who currently plays for Eintracht Frankfurt. ... Frank Baumann (born October 29, 1975) is a German footballer. ... Carsten Ramelow (born March 20, 1974 in Berlin) is a German international football player who has played for German Bundesliga power Bayer Leverkusen since 1995. ... Christian Ziege (born February 1, 1972 in Berlin) is a former German football (soccer) defender and midfielder. ... Oliver Neuville (born May 1, 1973) is a striker of the National Football Team of Germany. ... Dietmar Hamann (born August 27, 1973 in Paris, Bavaria) is an ex-German international midfielder who currently plays for Manchester City. ... Carsten Jancker (born August 28, 1974 in Grevesmühlen, Germany) is a professional football (soccer) striker. ... This article needs to be wikified. ... Miroslav Klose (born MirosÅ‚aw Kloze, June 9, 1978 in Opole (Oppeln), Silesia, Poland) is a German footballer who plays as a striker. ... For other persons named Jens Lehmann, see Jens Lehmann (disambiguation). ... Michael Ballack (born September 26, 1976 in Görlitz, East Germany) is a German football player. ... Gerald Asamoah (born October 3, 1978 in Mampong) is a Ghanaian-German football player. ... Sebastian Kehl (born February 13, 1980) is a German Football defender/midfielder who currently plays for Borussia Dortmund. ... Jens Jeremies (born March 5, 1974 in Görlitz, East Germany) is a German footballer, known for being a hard-tackling defensive midfielder. ... Marco Bode (born July 23, 1969) is a former German footballer. ... Jörg Böhme (born January 22, 1974 in Hohenmölsen) is a German footballer. ... Bernd Schneider (born November 17, 1973 in Jena, Thuringia region) is a German football player. ... Christoph Metzelder (born November 5, 1980 in Haltern, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany) is a football defender for Borussia Dortmund. ... Torsten Frings (born November 22, 1976 in Würselen, Germany) is a German football midfielder who currently plays for Werder Bremen of the German Bundesliga. ... Hans-Jörg Butt (born May 5, 1974 in Berlin, Germany) is a German goalkeeper for Bayer Leverkusen. ... Rudi Völler (2004) Rudolf Rudi Völler (born April 13, 1960 in Hanau, Hessen, Germany) is a former German international football player, and a former manager of the German national team. ...


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Oliver Bierhoff - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (344 words)
Oliver Bierhoff (born May 1, 1968 in Karlsruhe) is a German football striker, who scored the first golden goal in the history of major international football, for Germany in the Euro 96 final.
Bierhoff's current involvement with football is as the manager of the German national team, a new position created as part of Jürgen Klinsmann's acceptance of the coaching job.
Bierhoff was notably known for his remarkable heading skill, and oftenly regarded as one of the best headers in the game.
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