Erich Beer

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Erich Beer
Erich Beer (1975).jpg
Erich Beer in 1975
Personal information
Full name Erich Beer
Date of birth (1946-12-09) 9 December 1946 (age 67)
Place of birth Neustadt bei Coburg, Germany
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Youth career
1953–1960 SpVgg Ebing
1960–1967 VfL Neustadt/Coburg
1967–1968 SpVgg Fürth
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1968–1969 1. FC Nürnberg 25 (2)
1969–1971 Rot-Weiss Essen 63 (10)
1971–1979 Hertha BSC 253 (83)
1979–1981 Al-Ittihad
1981–1982 TSV 1860 München 30 (9)
National team
1975–1978 West Germany 24 (7)
Teams managed
1983 TSV 1860 München
1984 TSV 1860 München
1985 SpVgg Bayreuth[1]
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Erich "Ete" Beer (born 9 December 1946) is a Neustadt bei Coburg-born former German footballer and coach.


He started his career at SpVgg Ebing and played until 1968 with VfL Neustadt, until a move to the Bundesliga saw him play for 1. FC Nürnberg, Rot-Weiss Essen and Hertha BSC. For these teams he played in Midfield in a total of 341 games, scoring 95 goals. After playing for Ittihad Jeddah, Beer moved to TSV 1860 München in 1981, where he played until 1982.

Between 1975 and 1978 he played in 24 games for the German national team, scoring seven goals.

Beer was referred to by reporters as "The Berliner Beer", but was better known by fans as Ete. Today he lives in Munich.


  1. ^ "Erich Beer" (in German). Retrieved 22 May 2010. 

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