Oliver Bierhoff

German association football official and former player

Oliver Bierhoff (born 1 May 1968) is a former German football player. He has played for Germany national team.

Oliver Bierhoff
Bierhoff in 2018
Personal information
Full name Oliver Bierhoff[1]
Date of birth (1968-05-01) 1 May 1968 (age 55)
Place of birth Karlsruhe, West Germany
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Position(s) Forward
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1986–1988 Bayer Uerdingen 31 (4)
1988–1989 Hamburger SV 34 (6)
1989–1990 Borussia Mönchengladbach 8 (0)
1990–1991 Austria Salzburg 33 (23)
1991–1995 Ascoli 117 (48)
1995–1998 Udinese 86 (57)
1998–2001 AC Milan 91 (36)
2001–2002 Monaco 18 (4)
2002–2003 Chievo 26 (7)
Total 444 (185)
National team
1988–1990 West Germany U21 10 (7)
1996–2002 Germany 70 (37)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Career statistics change

Club change

Appearances and goals by club, season and competition[2][3]
Club Season League National cup League cup Super cup Continental Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
KFC Uerdingen 05 1986–87 Bundesliga 19 3 4 4 4 2 27 9
1987–88 Bundesliga 12 1 1 0 13 1
Total 31 4 5 4 4 2 40 10
Hamburger SV 1988–89 Bundesliga 24 6 3 1 27 7
1989–90 Bundesliga 10 0 1 0 11 0
Total 34 6 4 1 38 7
Borussia Mönchengladbach 1989–90 Bundesliga 8 0 8 0
Austria Salzburg 1990–91 Austrian Bundesliga 33 23 3 3 36 26
Ascoli 1991–92 Serie A 17 2 2 0 19 2
1992–93 Serie B 35 20 2 1 37 21
1993–94 Serie B 32 17 2 0 34 17
1994–95 Serie B 33 9 1 0 34 9
Total 117 48 7 1 124 49
Udinese 1995–96 Serie A 31 17 2 1 33 18
1996–97 Serie A 23 13 1 0 24 13
1997–98 Serie A 32 27 3 2 4 2 39 31
Total 86 57 6 3 4 2 96 62
Milan 1998–99 Serie A 34 19 3 2 37 21
1999–2000 Serie A 30 11 3 1 1 0 6 2 40 14
2000–01 Serie A 27 6 5 1 10 2 42 9
Total 91 36 11 4 1 0 16 4 119 44
Monaco 2001–02 Division 1 18 4 4 1 3 2 25 7
ChievoVerona 2002–03 Serie A 26 7 2 0 2 0 30 7
Career total 444 185 42 17 3 2 1 0 26 8 516 212

International change

Appearances and goals by national team and year[4]
National team Year Apps Goals
Germany 1996 11 6
1997 8 7
1998 17 8
1999 8 6
2000 8 3
2001 7 1
2002 11 6
Total 70 37
Scores and results list Germany's goal tally first, score column indicates score after each Bierhoff goal[5]
List of international goals scored by Oliver Bierhoff
No. Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 27 March 1996 Olympic Stadium, Munich, Germany   Denmark 1–0 2–0 Friendly
2 2–0
3 4 June 1996 Carl-Benz-Stadion, Mannheim, Germany   Liechtenstein 3–0 9–1 Friendly
4 30 June 1996 Wembley Stadium, London, England   Czech Republic 1–1 2–1 (a.e.t.) UEFA Euro 1996
5 2–1
6 4 September 1996 Górnik Stadium, Zabrze, Poland   Poland 1–0 2–0 Friendly
7 30 April 1997 Weserstadion, Bremen, Germany   Ukraine 1–0 2–0 FIFA World Cup 1998 qualifying
8 20 August 1997 Windsor Park, Belfast, Northern Ireland   Northern Ireland 1–1 3–1 FIFA World Cup 1998 qualifying
9 2–1
10 3–1
11 11 October 1997 Niedersachsenstadion, Hanover, Germany   Albania 2–1 4–3 FIFA World Cup 1998 qualifying
12 4–3
13 15 November 1997 Rheinstadion, Düsseldorf, Germany   South Africa 2–0 3–0 Friendly
14 30 May 1998 Waldstadion, Frankfurt, Germany   Colombia 1–0 3–1 Friendly
15 2–0
16 5 June 1998 Carl-Benz-Stadion, Mannheim, Germany   Luxembourg 5–0 7–0 Friendly
17 6–0
18 21 June 1998 Stade Félix-Bollaert, Lens, France   Yugoslavia 2–2 2–2 FIFA World Cup 1998
19 25 June 1998 Stade de la Mosson, Montpellier, France   Iran 1–0 2–0 FIFA World Cup 1998
20 29 June 1998 Stade de la Mosson, Montpellier, France   Mexico 2–1 2–1 FIFA World Cup 1998
21 14 October 1998 Stadionul Republican, Chişinău, Moldova   Moldova 3–1 3–1 UEFA Euro 2000 qualifying
22 4 June 1999 BayArena, Leverkusen, Germany   Moldova 1–0 6–1 UEFA Euro 2000 qualifying
23 4–0
24 6–1
25 4 September 1999 Olympic Stadium, Helsinki, Finland   Finland 1–0 2–1 UEFA Euro 2000 qualifying
26 2–0
27 8 September 1999 Westfalenstadion, Dortmund, Germany   Northern Ireland 1–0 4–0 UEFA Euro 2000 qualifying
28 3 June 2000 Frankenstadion, Nuremberg, Germany   Czech Republic 2–1 3–2 Friendly
29 3–2
30 7 June 2000 Dreisamstadion, Freiburg, Germany   Liechtenstein 1–0 8–2 Friendly
31 15 August 2001 Népstadion, Budapest, Hungary   Hungary 5–2 5–2 Friendly
32 13 February 2002 Fritz Walter Stadion, Kaiserslautern, Germany   Israel 5–1 7–1 Friendly
33 27 March 2002 Ostseestadion, Rostock, Germany   United States 3–1 4–2 Friendly
34 9 May 2002 Dreisamstadion, Freiburg, Germany   Kuwait 2–0 7–0 Friendly
35 4–0
36 6–0
37 1 June 2002 Sapporo Dome, Sapporo, Japan   Saudi Arabia 7–0 8–0 FIFA World Cup 2002

Honours change

AC Milan[6]
Germany[6][8]

Individual

References change

  1. "German Football Association". FIFA. Retrieved 1 December 2022.
  2. Oliver Bierhoff at WorldFootball.net
  3. Oliver Bierhoff at FootballDatabase.eu
  4. "Bierhoff, Oliver". national-football-teams.com. Retrieved 3 June 2019.
  5. "Oliver Bierhoff – Goals in International Matches". RSSSF. Retrieved 23 December 2010.
  6. 6.0 6.1 "Oliver Bierhoff Forward". eurosport.yahoo.com. Eurosport. Retrieved 2 April 2015.
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 "A.C. Milan Hall of Fame: Oliver Bierhoff". acmilan.com. Retrieved 2 April 2015.
  8. "Bierhoff: We have to play our own game". fifa.com. FIFA. 11 July 2014. Archived from the original on 11 July 2014. Retrieved 2 April 2015.
  9. "Italy – Serie B Top Scorers". RSSSF. Retrieved 2 April 2015.
  10. "Juni 1996 - Bierhoff" (in German). Sportschau. Retrieved 11 December 2018.
  11. "(West) Germany – Footballer of the Year". RSSSF. Retrieved 2 April 2015.
  12. FIFA XI´s Matches - Full Info