Olaf Backasch

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Olaf Backasch
Bundesarchiv Bild 183-1990-0406-031, FC Karl-Marx-Stadt - Stahl Eisenhüttenstadt 1-0.jpg
Backasch (left) in 1990
Personal information
Full name Olaf Backasch
Date of birth (1965-10-04) 4 October 1965 (age 51)
Place of birth Eisenhüttenstadt, East Germany
Playing position Midfielder
Youth career
0000–1984 BSG Stahl Eisenhüttenstadt
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1984–1991 BSG Stahl Eisenhüttenstadt
1991–1992 FC Berlin
1993–1994 Tennis Borussia Berlin 16 (2)
1996–2000 Eisenhüttenstädter FC Stahl
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Olaf Backasch (born 4 October 1965 in Eisenhüttenstadt, East Germany) is a retired German footballer.

Playing career[edit]

Backasch played for BSG Stahl Eisenhüttenstadt during the final years of the German Democratic Republic and reached the final of the 1990–91 NOFV-Pokal, where they lost 1–0 to F.C. Hansa Rostock. After a stint playing for FC Berlin, Backasch transferred to Tennis Borussia Berlin, making 16 appearances for them during the 1993–94 2. Bundesliga season. In 1996, he moved back to his home-town club Eisenhüttenstädter FC Stahl,[1] where he played until his retirement in 2000.


  1. ^ "Stadiongeflüster". Berliner Zeitung (in German). 29 May 1996. Retrieved 9 September 2010. 

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