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Heinz Höher (11 August 1938 – 7 November 2019) was a German footballer and manager.[1][2][3][4][5][6][7]

Heinz Höher
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Personal information
Full name Heinz Höher
Date of birth (1938-08-11)11 August 1938
Place of birth Leverkusen, Germany
Date of death 7 November 2019(2019-11-07) (aged 81)
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Midfielder, Striker
Youth career
1948–1957 Bayer 04 Leverkusen
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1957–1963 Bayer 04 Leverkusen 155 (60)
1963–1965 Meidericher SV 20 (0)
1965–1966 FC Twente 21 (2)
1966–1970 VfL Bochum 70 (20)
Total 266 (82)
National team
1959–1962 West Germany Olympic 9 (4)
Teams managed
1970 VfL Bochum (assistant)
1970–1972 Schwarz-Weiß Essen
1972–1979 VfL Bochum
1979–1980 MSV Duisburg
1980–1981 Fortuna Düsseldorf
1981 Ethnikos Piraeus
1981–1983 PAOK
1983 Olympiacos
1984–1988 1. FC Nürnberg
1988–1989 Al-Ittihad
1996 VfB Lübeck
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Playing careerEdit

He played for Bayer 04 Leverkusen, Meidericher SV, FC Twente and VfL Bochum.[8]

Club career statisticsEdit

Club performance League Cup Other Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
West Germany League DFB-Pokal Other Total
1957–58 Bayer 04 Leverkusen 2. Oberliga West 26 8 26 8
1958–59 28 15 28 15
1959–60 22 9 22 9
1960–61 27 11 27 11
1961–62 27 15 27 15
1962–63 Oberliga West 25 2 25 2
1963–64 Meidericher SV Bundesliga 10 0 0 0 10 0
1964–65 10 0 0 0 10 0
Netherlands League KNVB Cup Other Total
1965–66 FC Twente Eredivisie 21 2 2 1 23 3
West Germany League DFB-Pokal Other1 Total
1966–67 VfL Bochum Regionalliga West 18 3 18 3
1967–68 19 7 3 0 22 7
1968–69 26 10 26 10
1969–70 7 0 5 1 12 1
Total West Germany 245 80 3 0 5 1 253 81
Netherlands 21 2 2 1 0 0 23 3
Career total 266 82 5 1 5 1 276 84

1 1970–71 includes the Regionalliga promotion playoffs.

Coaching careerEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Heinz Höher". worldfootball.net. Retrieved 18 May 2012.
  2. ^ "Heinz Höher" (in Dutch). FC Twente. Archived from the original on 2 August 2012. Retrieved 18 May 2012.
  3. ^ "Heinz Höher" (in German). fussballdaten.de. Retrieved 18 May 2012.
  4. ^ "Höher, Heinz" (in German). kicker. Retrieved 18 May 2012.
  5. ^ Formann, Heinz; Homann, Ulrich; Pohl, Günther; Rövekamp, Georg (1994). Tief im Westen: Das Phänomen VfL Bochum (in German). Klartext. ISBN 3-88474-177-2.
  6. ^ Vilbusch, Friedhelm (2012). Fußball in Westdeutschland 1952-1958 (in German). Deutscher Sportclub für Fußballstatistiken.
  7. ^ Vilbusch, Friedhelm (2013). Fußball in Westdeutschland 1958-1963 (in German). Deutscher Sportclub für Fußballstatistiken.
  8. ^ "Heinz Höher ist tot". kicker.de (in German). 8 November 2019. Retrieved 8 November 2019.
  9. ^ Mastrogiannopoulos, Alexander (19 June 2003). "Greece 1980/81". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Retrieved 28 December 2011.
  10. ^ Mastrogiannopoulos, Alexander (21 March 2004). "Greece 1982/83". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Retrieved 28 December 2011.

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