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Bernd Dreher (born 2 November 1966 in Leverkusen) is a German former football player, who played as a goalkeeper, and a current goalkeeper coach, lastly being in Ludogorets Razgrad.[1]

Bernd Dreher
Bernd Dreher 2011-08-03.jpg
Personal information
Date of birth (1966-11-02) 2 November 1966 (age 53)
Place of birth Leverkusen, West Germany
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Youth career
1972–1976 SV Schlebusch
1976–1986 Bayer Leverkusen
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1986–1990 Bayer Leverkusen 9 (0)
1990–1996 Bayer Uerdingen 201 (0)
1996–2003 Bayern Munich 11 (0)
2005–2008 Bayern Munich 2 (0)
Total 223 (0)
Teams managed
2003–2008 Bayern Munich (goalkeeper coach)
2009–2012 Schalke 04 (goalkeeper coach)
2015 Austria Salzburg (goalkeeper coach)
2015–2016 Reutlingen 05 (goalkeeper coach)
2017–2018 Ludogorets Razgrad (goalkeeper coach)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Dreher originally retired in summer 2003, taking up the role of Bayern youth goalkeeping coach and lending a hand to senior counterpart Sepp Maier in his efforts to keep Oliver Kahn and Michael Rensing in peak form. "I'm actually training more now than when I was a full professional," commented Dreher after taking part in practically every pre-season workout and tending one goal for the first team in practice matches and friendlies. For the 2005–06 campaign, Dreher was summoned out of "semi-retirement" and handed a new, one-year pro contract. "We've officially reactivated him. He's in such good shape, I'd have no hesitation picking him in any situation," coach Felix Magath said in praise of his new number three keeper, who became the oldest active player in the Bundesliga. Dreher was in goal for Bayern for one game in 2005–06, keeping a clean sheet against VfL Wolfsburg.

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  1. ^ "Dreher, Bernd" (in German). kicker.de. Retrieved 16 April 2011.

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