Ernst Poertgen

Ernst Poertgen (25 January 1912 – 30 November 1986) was a German footballer who played for Schwarz-Weiß Essen, 1. FC Nürnberg, Schalke 04, Bonner SC and Wacker München. He also represented the German national team, earning three caps between 1935 and 1937 and scoring five goals,[1] including a hat trick in a 7–2 win against Luxembourg in September 1936.[2]

Ernst Poertgen
Personal information
Full name Ernst Poertgen
Date of birth (1912-01-25)25 January 1912
Place of birth Essen, Germany
Date of death 30 November 1986(1986-11-30) (aged 74)
Position(s) Forward
Youth career
1925–1930 BV Altenessen
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1930–1933 Schwarz-Weiß Essen
1933 1. FC Nürnberg
1934–1938 Schalke 04
1938–1940 Bonner SC
1941–1942 Wacker München
1946–1952 Bonner SC
National team
1935–1937 Germany 3 (5)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Arnhold, Matthias (1 September 2016). "Ernst Poertgen – Goals in International Matches". RSSSF. Retrieved 9 September 2016.
  2. ^ "Ernst Poertgen". eu-football.info. Retrieved 9 June 2012.

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