Michael Kraft

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Michael Kraft
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Kraft at practice with Werder Bremen in 2006.
Personal information
Full name Michael Willi Kraft
Date of birth (1966-04-23) 23 April 1966 (age 49)
Place of birth Dernbach, West Germany
Playing position Goalkeeper
Youth career
1972–1984 SpVgg Wirges
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1984–1988 SpVgg Wirges
1988–1990 1. FC Köln 1 (0)
1990–1993 Bakırköyspor 81 (0)
1993–1998 1. FC Köln 26 (0)
1998–1999 FC Gütersloh 17 (0)
2000–2001 FC Carl Zeiss Jena 1 (0)
Teams managed
2000–2001 FC Carl Zeiss Jena (player coach)
2002–2003 Rot Weiss Ahlen
2003 Bucheon SK (goalkeeping coach)
2004 Incheon United (goalkeeping coach)
2005 Preußen Münster (assistant)
2006–2013 SV Werder Bremen (goalkeeping coach)
2014– Eintracht Frankfurt (goalkeeping coach)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Michael Kraft (born 23 April 1966 in Dernbach) is a former German professional football goalkeeper.[1] He played for 1. FC Köln, FC Gütersloh and FC Carl Zeiss Jena in Germany and Bakırköyspor in the Turkish Süper Lig. He is currently the goalkeeping coach for Bundesliga side Eintracht Frankfurt.


  1. ^ "Kraft, Michael" (in German). kicker.de. Retrieved 18 August 2012. 

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