Erwin Kostedde

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Erwin Kostedde
Personal information
Date of birth (1946-05-21) 21 May 1946 (age 67)
Place of birth Münster, Germany
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1965–1967 SC Preußen Münster 35 (18)
1967–1968 MSV Duisburg 19 (5)
1968–1971 R. Standard de Liège 52 (43)
1971–1975 Kickers Offenbach 129 (80)
1975–1976 Hertha BSC 26 (14)
1976–1978 Borussia Dortmund 48 (18)
1978 Union Solingen 2 (0)
1978–1979 R. Standard de Liège 15 (6)
1979–1980 Stade Lavallois 34 (21)
1980–1982 SV Werder Bremen 75 (38)
1982–1983 VfL Osnabrück 30 (12)
National team
1974–1975 West Germany[1] 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Erwin Kostedde (born 21 May 1946) is a German former footballer. The son of a German mother and an African-American father, Kostedde was the first black player to play for West Germany,[2] and was the top scorer in the Belgian league in 1970–71 and in Ligue 1 in 1979–80.

He scored 98 goals in 218 Bundesliga matches.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "All Players from A-Z" (in German). DFB. Retrieved 18 March 2012. 
  2. ^ "Erwin KOSTEDDE" (in French). Retrieved 18 March 2012. 
  3. ^ Arnhold, Matthias (22 November 2012). "Erwin Kostedde - Matches and Goals in Bundesliga". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Retrieved 29 November 2012. 

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Preceded by
Günter Netzer
Goal of the year award in Germany
1974
Succeeded by
Klaus Fischer