Heinz Flohe

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Heinz Flohe
Heinz Flohe.jpeg
Heinz Flohe in 1976
Personal information
Full name Heinz Flohe
Date of birth (1948-01-28)28 January 1948
Place of birth Euskirchen, Germany
Date of death 15 June 2013(2013-06-15) (aged 65)
Place of death Euskirchen, Germany
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Youth career
1952–1966 TSC Euskirchen
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1966–1979 1. FC Köln 329 (77)
1979–1980 TSV 1860 München 14 (4)
Total 343 (81)
National team
1965–1966 West Germany Youth 3 (1)
1967–1973 West Germany U23 4 (0)
1974 West Germany B 1 (0)
1970–1978 West Germany 39 (8)
Teams managed
1. FC Köln (assistant)
1981–1991 TSC Euskirchen
TuS Olympia Ülpenich
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Heinz "Flocke" Flohe (28 January 1948 – 15 June 2013)[1] was a German footballer and manager.

Career[edit]

He played for 1. FC Köln (1966–1979), winning the Bundesliga title in 1978, and the DFB-Pokal in 1968, 1977 and 1978. He also played for TSV 1860 München (1979–1980).[2] His career ended after a serious injury in his last match.

He earned 39 caps and scored 8 goals for West Germany.[3] He was in the winning squad for the 1974 FIFA World Cup. He also played in the 1976 European Football Championship and the 1978 FIFA World Cup.

Honours[edit]

Club[edit]

Köln

International[edit]

Germany

Private life[edit]

On 11 May 2010, Flohe lapsed into coma, after a stroke.[4]

Flohe died on 15 June 2013 in his sleep, aged 65.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "World Cup football winner Flohe dies". AFP. 16 June 2013. Retrieved 16 June 2013. 
  2. ^ Arnhold, Matthias (20 August 2015). "Heinz Flohe - Matches and Goals in Bundesliga". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Retrieved 2 September 2015. 
  3. ^ Arnhold, Matthias (20 August 2015). "Heinz Flohe - International Appearances". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Retrieved 2 September 2015. 
  4. ^ "Das Herz: FC bangt um Heinz Flohe" (in German). express.de. 15 May 2010. Retrieved 18 August 2010. 
  5. ^ "Heinz Flohe ist tot" (in German). Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung. 16 June 2013. Retrieved 16 June 2013. 

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