Bodo Rudwaleit

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Bodo Rudwaleit
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Personal information
Date of birth (1957-08-03) 3 August 1957 (age 59)
Place of birth Woltersdorf (bei Berlin), East Germany
Height 2.02 m (6 ft 7 12 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Berliner FC Dynamo
(Goalkeeping coach)
Youth career
1965–1969 BSG Einheit Woltersdorf
1969–1977 Berliner FC Dynamo
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1977–1990 Berliner FC Dynamo 313 (0)
1990–1991 Eisenhüttenstädter FC Stahl 31 (0)
1991–1993 Tennis Borussia Berlin 64 (0)
1993–1997 BSC Marzahn
2000 FV Erkner 1920
National team
East Germany U-21 21 (0)
East Germany Olympic team 13 (0)
1979–1988 East Germany 33 (0)
Teams managed
2005 BFC Dynamo (temporary)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Bodo Rudwaleit (born 3 August 1957 in Woltersdorf (bei Berlin)) is a former German former football goalkeeper who played in East Germany. He played during most of his career for the football club Berliner FC Dynamo where he was East German champion ten times in a row from 1979 to 1988. He was also the goalkeeper of the East Germany national squad for over a decade before the collapse of the country between 1989 and 1990. He played for East Germany at the 1980 Summer Olympics.[1]

He was also known for being unusually tall for a football player, 2.02 meters.


  1. ^ "Bodo Rudwaleit Biography and Statistics". Sports Reference. Retrieved 26 October 2009.