Harald Schumacher

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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 325,413 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Harald Schumacher is the 113th most popular soccer player (up from 189th in 2019), the 837th most popular biography from Germany (up from 1,025th in 2019) and the 12th most popular German 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 113 out of 16,923Before him are Gheorghe Hagi, José Nasazzi, César Luis Menotti, Alessandro Del Piero, José Leandro Andrade, and Bora Milutinović. After him are Luigi Riva, Ștefan Kovács, Paulo Roberto Falcão, Filippo Inzaghi, Ademir de Menezes, and Kenny Dalglish.

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Among people born in 1954, Harald Schumacher ranks 25Before him are Mario Kempes, Matt Groening, Ang Lee, Annie Lennox, Dieter Bohlen, and Michael Moore. After him are Ray Liotta, Serzh Sargsyan, Dennis Quaid, Carlos Ghosn, Halimah Yacob, and Velupillai Prabhakaran.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Harald Schumacher ranks 837 out of 5,289Before him are Bettina von Arnim (1785), Wolfgang Schäuble (1942), Hans Jakob Christoffel von Grimmelshausen (1622), Heinrich von Vietinghoff (1887), Johann Joachim Becher (1635), and Kurt Zeitzler (1895). After him are Prince Leopold of Bavaria (1846), Karl Harrer (1890), Ivan Rebroff (1931), Horst Tappert (1923), Ulay (1943), and Johann Friedrich Blumenbach (1752).


Among soccer players born in Germany, Harald Schumacher ranks 12Before him are Paul Breitner (1951), Oliver Kahn (1969), Fritz Walter (1920), Jürgen Klinsmann (1964), Rudi Völler (1960), and Berti Vogts (1946). After him are Helmut Schön (1915), Bert Trautmann (1923), Günter Netzer (1944), Wolfgang Overath (1943), Helmut Rahn (1929), and Felix Magath (1953).