Jürgen Grabowski

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Jürgen Grabowski
Jurgen Grabowski 2005.jpg
Grabowski in 2005
Personal information
Full name Jürgen Grabowski
Date of birth (1944-07-07) 7 July 1944 (age 75)
Place of birth Wiesbaden, Germany
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Forward, Midfielder
Youth career
1952–1960 SV 1919 Biebrich
1960–1965 FV Biebrich 02
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1965–1980 Eintracht Frankfurt 441 (109)
National team
1965 West Germany Amateur 1 (0)
1967 West Germany U23 1 (0)
1966–1974 West Germany 44 (5)
Teams managed
1977 Eintracht Frankfurt (caretaker)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Jürgen Grabowski (born 7 July 1944 in Wiesbaden) is a German former footballer.[1]

Grabowski, originally a forward, then later an attacking midfielder or a winger, started his career with SV Biebrich 1919 and FV Biebrich 1902 of Wiesbaden. In 1965 he joined Eintracht Frankfurt. With this team he won the German Cup in 1974 and 1975 and the UEFA Cup in 1980.

In European Cup competitions he made 40 appearances and scored nine goals.

He won 44 caps for the West German national team and scored five goals. He was a member of the squad in the World Cup tournaments of 1966, when he did not play, 1970 and 1974. In 1974 he scored in West Germany's 4–2 win over Sweden in the second round. Grabowski was known for his versatility, being able to play on either side of midfield.[citation needed]

His career ended in 1980 after he was injured by Lothar Matthäus.[2]

Grabowski is mentioned in a song ("Schwarz-Weiß wie Schnee") by the German thrash metal band Tankard.



Eintracht Frankfurt


West Germany



  1. ^ "Grabowski, Jürgen" (in German). kicker.de. Retrieved 24 April 2011.
  2. ^ "Matthäus sagt Eintracht Frankfurt ab" (in German). RP Online. Retrieved 24 April 2011.
  3. ^ "Bundesliga Historie 1966/67" (in German). kicker.
  4. ^ "Bundesliga Historie 1969/70" (in German). kicker.
  5. ^ "Bundesliga Historie 1970/71" (in German). kicker.
  6. ^ "Bundesliga Historie 1971/72" (in German). kicker.
  7. ^ "Bundesliga Historie 1972/73" (in German). kicker.
  8. ^ "Bundesliga Historie 1973/74" (in German). kicker.
  9. ^ "Bundesliga Historie 1974/75" (in German). kicker.
  10. ^ "Bundesliga Historie 1977/78" (in German). kicker.

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