Karl-Heinz Körbel

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Karl-Heinz Körbel
Personal information
Full name Karl-Heinz Körbel
Date of birth (1954-12-01) 1 December 1954 (age 64)
Place of birth Dossenheim, West Germany
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Eintracht Frankfurt (youth academy)
Youth career
1962–1972 FC Dossenheim
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1972–1991 Eintracht Frankfurt 602 (45)
National team
1974–1975 West Germany 6 (0)
Teams managed
1994 Eintracht Frankfurt (caretaker manager)
1995–1996 Eintracht Frankfurt
1996–1997 VfB Lübeck
1997–1998 FSV Zwickau
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Karl-Heinz "Charly" Körbel (born 1 December 1954, in Dossenheim) is a German former professional football defender.[1] He is currently a member of Eintracht Frankfurt's directors of football and runs their football academy.


Playing career[edit]

Körbel is chiefly associated with spending his entire playing career at Eintracht Frankfurt from 1972 to 1991. He currently holds the record for most Bundesliga appearances at 602.[2] He gained six caps[3] for West Germany and played in ten B internationals.

Coaching career[edit]

Nowadays, Körbel manages the Eintracht Football Academy and runs a sport shop in his hometown Dossenheim.[4]



Eintracht Frankfurt


  1. ^ "Körbel, Karl-Heinz" (in German). kicker.de. Retrieved 17 March 2012.
  2. ^ Arnhold, Matthias (23 September 2015). "Karl-Heinz Körbel - Matches and Goals in Bundesliga". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Retrieved 9 October 2015.
  3. ^ Arnhold, Matthias (23 September 2015). "Karl-Heinz Körbel - International Appearances". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Retrieved 9 October 2015.
  4. ^ "About Eintracht Frankfurt Fußball AG". eintracht.de.

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