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|Full name||Bernd Nickel|
|Date of birth||15 March 1949|
|Place of birth||Siegbach, Germany|
|Height||1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)|
|Playing position||Attacking Midfielder, Striker|
|1983–1984||BSC Young Boys|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
Nickel began his career in 1957 at SV Eisemroth. In 1966 he was signed by Eintracht Frankfurt, where he scored 141 goals in 426 Bundesliga games. He won the DFB-Pokal in 1974, 1975 and 1981. His biggest success was the victory of the UEFA Cup in 1980. Frankfurt won against Borussia Mönchengladbach with 1–0 and 2–3. Nickel stayed until 1983 at the Eintracht. He was notorious for his heavy distance shots and free kicks. At the end of his career he joined BSC Young Boys from Switzerland for the 1983–84 season.
- "Bernd Nickel feiert 60. Geburtstag" (in German). focus.de. 15 March 2009. Retrieved 6 October 2012.
- Arnhold, Matthias (1 October 2015). "Bernd Nickel - Matches and Goals in Bundesliga". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Retrieved 16 November 2015.
- Arnhold, Matthias (1 October 2015). "Bernd Nickel - International Appearances". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Retrieved 16 November 2015.