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Dieter Lindner (born 11 June 1939 in Breslau) is a German former football player.[1]

Dieter Lindner
Personal information
Full name Dieter Lindner
Date of birth (1939-06-11) 11 June 1939 (age 80)
Place of birth Breslau, Germany
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Youth career
0000–1956 Eintracht Frankfurt
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1956–1971 Eintracht Frankfurt 321 (54)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Lindner played for Eintracht Frankfurt since his youth and remained at his home club the entire career. He appeared in 321 matches in the Oberliga and the new founded Bundesliga. In European fixtures he played 24 times.

In the 1980–81 season, he was vice president for the Eagles and was interim president between May and October 1996. He also was for several years a member of the board of directors.

Lindner is an honoured member and honoured captain of Eintracht Frankfurt.


  1. ^ "Lindner, Dieter" (in German). Retrieved 12 May 2012.

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