Jörg Berger

German football player and coach (1944-2010)

Jörg Berger (13 October 1944 – 23 June 2010) was a German football manager and player, who managed Arminia Bielefeld as his last club.

Jörg Berger
Personal information
Date of birth (1944-10-13)13 October 1944
Place of birth Gotenhafen, Nazi Germany
Date of death 23 June 2010(2010-06-23) (aged 65)
Place of death Duisburg, Germany
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Position(s) Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1964–1970 1.FC Lok Leipzig
Teams managed
1970–1972 Lok Leipzig II
1972–1974 Carl Zeiss Jena
1974–1976 Hallescher FC Chemie
1976–1978 East Germany U-19
1978–1979 East Germany U-21
1979–1980 Darmstadt 98
1980–1981 SSV Ulm
1981–1982 Fortuna Düsseldorf
1983–1986 KSV Hessen Kassel
1986 Hannover 96
1986–1988 SC Freiburg
1988–1991 Eintracht Frankfurt
1991–1993 1. FC Köln
1993–1996 Schalke 04
1997 FC Basel
1997–1998 Karlsruher SC
1998–1999 Eintracht Frankfurt
2000 Bursaspor
2001–2004 Alemannia Aachen
2004–2005 Hansa Rostock
2009 Arminia Bielefeld
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

CareerEdit

As an player, he played for 1.FC Lok Leipzig.

Personal lifeEdit

Berger was the father of three children. Berger died on 23 June 2010 of an enteric tumor.[1]

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