Thomas Berthold

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Thomas Berthold
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Thomas Berthold (2014)
Personal information
Full name Thomas Berthold
Date of birth (1964-11-12) 12 November 1964 (age 50)
Place of birth Hanau, West Germany
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Central Back
Youth career
0000–1978 KEWA Wachenbuchen
1978–1982 Eintracht Frankfurt
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1982–1987 Eintracht Frankfurt 111 (17)
1987–1989 Hellas Verona 52 (2)
1989–1991 AS Roma 62 (3)
1991–1993 Bayern Munich 30 (1)
1993–2000 VfB Stuttgart 191 (4)
2001 Adanaspor 5 (0)
Total 451 (27)
National team
1984–1986 West Germany U-21 5 (0)
1985–1994 Germany 62 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Thomas Berthold (born 12 November 1964) is a former German footballer and manager. He currently works as a pundit and analyst for several TV stations.

Career[edit]

Berthold was born in Hanau, Hesse.

He played 332 games in the Bundesliga, scoring 22 goals. He began his career in 1982 with Eintracht Frankfurt and played for them until 1987. From 1987 until 1991 he played in Italy: for Hellas Verona (1987–1989) and AS Roma (1989–1991). He then returned to Germany, signing for FC Bayern Munich (1991–1993) and VfB Stuttgart (1993–2000). Berthold's last season as an active player was with the Turkish league club Adanaspor for whom he played until 15 January 2001.

Between 1985 and 1994 Berthold made 62 international appearances, scoring 1 goal, for the West German and German national teams, participating in the 1986 World Cup in Mexico and 1988 European Championships in West Germany. He was a member of the West German team which won the 1990 World Cup, but wasn't at the German team which took second place in the European Championships in Sweden in 1992. His last appearance in international competition came shortly after the 1994 World Cup.[1]

Career statistics[edit]

Club performance League Cup League Cup Continental Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Germany League DFB-Pokal Other Europe Total
1982–83 Eintracht Frankfurt Bundesliga 7 1 0 0 - - - - 7 1
1983–84 28 3 1 0 2 0 - - 31 3
1984–85 30 7 2 0 - - - - 32 7
1985–86 25 2 1 1 - - - - 26 3
1986–87 21 4 4 0 - - - - 25 4
Italy League Coppa Italia League Cup Europe Total
1987–88 Hellas Verona Serie A 28 1
1988–89 24 1
1989–90 AS Roma 32 2
1990–91 30 1
Germany League DFB-Pokal Other Europe Total
1991–92 Bayern Munich Bundesliga 30 1 1 0 0 0 4 0 35 1
1992–93 0 0 0 0 - - - - 0 0
1993–94 VfB Stuttgart 31 0 1 0 - - - - 32 0
1994–95 29 1 3 1 - - - - 32 2
1995–96 27 0 1 0 - - - - 28 0
1996–97 28 2 3 0 - - - - 31 2
1997–98 31 1 5 0 2 0 6 0 44 1
1998–99 22 0 3 0 3 0 4 0 32 0
1999–2000 23 0 3 0 - - - - 26 0
Country Germany 332 22 28 2 7 0 14 0 381 24
Italy 114 5
Total 446 27
Germany national team
Year Apps Goals
1985 9 1
1986 12 0
1987 2 0
1988 5 0
1989 3 0
1990 15 0
1991 3 0
1994 13 0
Total 62 1

International goals[edit]

Score and results list West Germany's goal tally first.
# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 30 April 1985 Strahov Stadium, Prague  Czechoslovakia 1–0 5–1 1986 World Cup qualifier

Honours[edit]

Media career[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Arnhold, Matthias (1 February 2006). "Thomas Berthold - International Appearances". RSSSF. Retrieved 7 June 2013. 

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