Harald Schumacher

1954 - Today

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Harald Anton "Toni" Schumacher (born 6 March 1954) is a German former professional footballer who played as a goalkeeper. At club level, he won a Bundesliga title and three DFB-Pokal titles with 1. FC Köln. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Harald Schumacher has received more than 342,885 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Harald Schumacher is the 178th most popular soccer player (down from 113th in 2019), the 1,070th most popular biography from Germany (down from 837th in 2019) and the 15th most popular Soccer Player.

Harald Schumacher is most famous for his tackle on French player Patrick Battiston in the 1982 World Cup semi-final.

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Among soccer players, Harald Schumacher ranks 178 out of 16,880Before him are Edgar Davids, Laurent Blanc, Jean-Marie Pfaff, Samuel Eto'o, Sergio Ramos, and Kevin Keegan. After him are Helmut Schön, David Villa, Oldřich Nejedlý, Gyula Grosics, José Luis Chilavert, and Michael Ballack.

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Among people born in 1954, Harald Schumacher ranks 36Before him are Dennis Quaid, Michael Moore, Condoleezza Rice, Nguyễn Xuân Phúc, Rene Russo, and Vojislav Šešelj. After him are Ray Liotta, Ron Howard, Carlos Ghosn, Jorge Jesus, João Lourenço, and Sezen Aksu.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Harald Schumacher ranks 1,070 out of 6,142Before him are Gerhard Herzberg (1904), Carl Gustav Hempel (1905), Killing of Peter Fechter (1944), Levin August von Bennigsen (1745), Christina of Saxony (1461), and Princess Henrietta of Nassau-Weilburg (1797). After him are Helmut Schön (1915), Joachim I Nestor, Elector of Brandenburg (1484), Adam Elsheimer (1578), Lale Andersen (1905), Karl Bühler (1879), and Wilhelm Gustloff (1895).


Among soccer players born in Germany, Harald Schumacher ranks 15Before him are Uwe Seeler (1936), Rudi Völler (1960), Felix Magath (1953), Berti Vogts (1946), Günter Netzer (1944), and Wolfgang Overath (1943). After him are Helmut Schön (1915), Michael Ballack (1976), Helmut Rahn (1929), Manuel Neuer (1986), Mesut Özil (1988), and Helmut Haller (1939).