Heinz Wewers

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Heinz Wewers
Personal information
Date of birth (1927-07-27)27 July 1927
Place of birth Gladbeck, Germany
Date of death 29 August 2008(2008-08-29) (aged 81)
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1949–1962 Rot-Weiss Essen
National team
1951–1958 West Germany 12 (1)
Teams managed
1966–1967 Rot-Weiss Essen
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Heinz Wewers (27 July 1927 – 29 August 2008) was a German footballer.[1]

During his career he played for Rot-Weiss Essen,[2] and earned 12 caps and scored 1 goal for the Germany national football team from 1951 to 1958,[3] and took part in the 1958 FIFA World Cup where Germany finished fourth.

Wewers was the center half of the Rot-Weiß Essen team that won the German football championship in 1955 and the German Cup in 1953.