Hans-Peter Briegel

1955 - Today

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Hans-Peter Briegel (born 11 October 1955) is a German former professional football player and manager who played as a defender or midfielder. One of the most popular German players in his days, Briegel's original sport was athletics, being successful in various events such as long jump (personal best: 7 metres 44 cm, aged 16), triple jump and specifically in heptathlon-forerunner pentathlon. Briegel also ran 100 metres in 10.81 seconds, aged 16. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hans-Peter Briegel has received more than 146,303 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Hans-Peter Briegel is the 491st most popular soccer player (up from 724th in 2019), the 1,808th most popular biography from Germany (up from 2,122nd in 2019) and the 36th most popular German Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Hans-Peter Briegel ranks 491 out of 16,923Before him are Jack Charlton, Wayne Rooney, Diego Milito, Yoshimatsu Oyama, Émerson Leão, and Mauricio Pochettino. After him are Roque Máspoli, Santillana, Ferdinand Daučík, Larbi Benbarek, Bastian Schweinsteiger, and Emilio Caprile.

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Among people born in 1955, Hans-Peter Briegel ranks 69Before him are Jean Tigana, Eddie Van Halen, Griffin Dunne, Michael Schenker, Siri Hustvedt, and Fernando Meirelles. After him are Richard Schiff, Yo-Yo Ma, Iman, Jeff Daniels, Adem Jashari, and Simon Rattle.

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Among people born in Germany, Hans-Peter Briegel ranks 1,808 out of 5,289Before him are Ernst Moritz Arndt (1769), Paul Landers (1964), Handrij Zejler (1804), Wolfgang Wilhelm, Count Palatine of Neuburg (1578), Otto Sander (1941), and Johann Adam Hiller (1728). After him are Udo Dirkschneider (1952), Albert Leo Schlageter (1894), Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer (1962), Gustav Landauer (1870), Princess Victoria Adelaide of Schleswig-Holstein (1885), and Bastian Schweinsteiger (1984).


Among soccer players born in Germany, Hans-Peter Briegel ranks 36Before him are Thomas Tuchel (1973), Jürgen Grabowski (1944), Horst Hrubesch (1951), Klaus Fischer (1949), Niko Kovač (1971), and Ottmar Walter (1924). After him are Bastian Schweinsteiger (1984), Thomas Müller (1989), Hans-Georg Schwarzenbeck (1948), Max Morlock (1925), Hans Schäfer (1927), and Mesut Özil (1988).