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Wolfgang Dremmler (born 12 July 1954) is a German former footballer who played as a midfielder.

Wolfgang Dremmler
Wolfgang Dremmler
Wolfgang Dremmler in Munich in 2012
Personal information
Full name Wolfgang Dremmler
Date of birth (1954-07-12) 12 July 1954 (age 65)
Place of birth Salzgitter, West Germany
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 8 12 in)
Playing position Defensive Midfielder
Youth career
1961–1968 TSV Watenstedt
1968–1970 TSV Hallendorf
1970–1973 Union Salzgitter
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1973–1979 Eintracht Braunschweig 138 (9)
1979–1986 FC Bayern Munich 172 (6)
Total 310 (15)
National team
1975–1981 West Germany B 3 (0)
1981–1984 West Germany 27 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

A trained metalworker, Dremmler was part of the West Germany team that reached the 1982 FIFA World Cup final against Italy at Santiago Bernabéu.[1] Altogether he played in 310 Bundesliga matches (15 goals) for Eintracht Braunschweig and FC Bayern Munich,[2] the club he joined in 1979 at the recommendation of Paul Breitner to win four Bundesliga and three German Cup trophies until his retirement due to a knee-injury in 1986. For West Germany he debuted on 7 January 1981 in a game against Brazil. In total he won 27 caps (three goals) for his country.[3]

Dremmler retired from coaching in football at the end of the 2016-17 season. Dremmler's last job was the director of Bayern's youth development center.[4]



FC Bayern Munich


West Germany


  1. ^ Wolfgang DremmlerFIFA competition record
  2. ^ Arnhold, Matthias (22 September 2016). "Wolfgang Dremmler - Matches and Goals in Bundesliga". RSSSF. Retrieved 22 September 2016.
  3. ^ Arnhold, Matthias (22 September 2016). "Wolfgang Dremmler - International Appearances". RSSSF. Retrieved 22 September 2016.
  4. ^ "Hermann Gerland and Jochen Sauer to take the reins of Bayern Munich's new Youth Center". Retrieved 4 July 2018.

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