|Full name||Ioannis Topalidis|
|Date of birth||24 November 1962|
|Place of birth||Mavrodendri, Greece|
|1998–2001||Hertha BSC (assistant coach)|
|2001–2010||Greece (assistant coach)|
|2015–2016||Rah Ahan (assistant coach)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
He began his coaching career with Eintracht Esslingen in 1989 and went on to coach SC Geislingen, TSG Backnang and was assistant coach for Hertha BSC. Topalidis became assistant manager of the Greek national football team in 2001. He was brought in by German Otto Rehhagel and won with him the UEFA Euro 2004.
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