Matthias Sammer

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Matthias Sammer (German pronunciation: [maˈtiːas ˈzamɐ]; born 5 September 1967) is a German former professional football player and coach who last worked as sporting director of Bayern Munich. He played as a defensive midfielder and later in his career as a sweeper. With Borussia Dortmund as a player, Sammer won the Bundesliga and DFL-Supercup in 1995, the Bundesliga, DFL-Supercup, and European Footballer of the Year in 1996, and the UEFA Champions League and Intercontinental Cup in 1997. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Matthias Sammer has received more than 915,372 page views. His biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 41 in 2019). Matthias Sammer is the 74th most popular coach (up from 89th in 2019), the 1,677th most popular biography from Germany (up from 1,890th in 2019) and the 11th most popular German Coach.

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Among coaches, Matthias Sammer ranks 74 out of 329Before him are Eric Gerets, Hans Krankl, Alberto Zaccheroni, José Villalonga Llorente, Safet Sušić, and Jean Tigana. After him are Rafael Benítez, Unai Emery, Siniša Mihajlović, Roberto Donadoni, Andreas Köpke, and Gérard Houllier.

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Among people born in 1967, Matthias Sammer ranks 32Before him are Carrie-Anne Moss, Iván Zamorano, Javier Sotomayor, Emily Watson, Anna Nicole Smith, and Claudio Caniggia. After him are Andrés Escobar, Aleksandr Karelin, R. Kelly, Serj Tankian, Richard Z. Kruspe, and Guy Pearce.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Matthias Sammer ranks 1,677 out of 5,289Before him are Friedrich Ebert Jr. (1894), Hans Vaihinger (1852), Johann Georg Pisendel (1687), Paul Troost (1878), Louis, Prince of Hesse and by Rhine (1908), and Ernst Nolte (1923). After him are Frederick II, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel (1720), Louis I, Grand Duke of Baden (1763), Wols (1913), Diane Kruger (1976), Axel Springer (1912), and Friedrich Parrot (1791).

Among COACHES In Germany

Among coaches born in Germany, Matthias Sammer ranks 11Before him are Jürgen Klopp (1967), Ottmar Hitzfeld (1949), Bernd Schuster (1959), Pierre Littbarski (1960), Hans-Dieter Flick (1965), and Ralf Rangnick (1958). After him are Andreas Köpke (1962), Robert Prosinečki (1969), Edmund Conen (1914), Volker Finke (1948), Otto Nerz (1892), and Rudi Gutendorf (1926).