Sissy Raith

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Sissy Raith
Personal information
Full name Silvia Raith
Date of birth ( 1960-06-11) 11 June 1960 (age 57)
Place of birth Munich
Height 1.64 m (5 ft 5 in)
Playing position Defender / Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Bayern Munich
–1985 FSV Frankfurt
1985– TSV Siegen
–2003 Bayern Munich
National team
1983–1991 Germany 58 (4)
Teams managed
2005–2008 Bayern Munich
2008 Bavarian football association
2009 TSV Eching
2010– U-17 Azerbaijan (women's)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Silvia 'Sissy' Raith (born 11 June 1960, Munich) is a former German footballer. From 2004 to 2008 she coached the women's team of Bayern Munich.[1] Starting from 2009 to 2010 she coaches the men's team of TSV Eching. Since 2010 the head coach of Azerbaijan U-17 National women's football team. As a player she was capped 58 times for Germany, winning the UEFA Women's Championship in 1989 and 1991. She also score 4 goals for the national team.[2] She also won 4 German championships and 6 cups, playing for Bayern Munich, FSV Frankfurt, TSV Siegen, and SG Praunheim (now 1.FFC Frankfurt). Sissy is currently working as a coach of the U-17 Women's team of Azerbaijan. She is preparing the girl footballers to the 2012 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup, which will take place in Azerbaijan.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sissy Raith" (in German). FC Bayern Munich - Frauenfußball. 2008. Retrieved 2008-07-29. 
  2. ^ "Spielerinfo Raith". DFB. Retrieved 2009-07-29.