Michael Tarnat

1969 - Today

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Michael Tarnat (born 27 October 1969) is a German former professional footballer, currently employed by Bayern Munich as the leader of the U12–U16 youth teams. A left-footed full-back, he was also employed as a left wingback and occasionally as a defensive midfielder. His nickname is "Tanne", meaning "fir" in English. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Tarnat has received more than 100,677 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Michael Tarnat is the 3,815th most popular soccer player (down from 3,713th in 2019), the 4,158th most popular biography from Germany (down from 3,195th in 2019) and the 277th most popular German Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Michael Tarnat ranks 3,815 out of 16,923Before him are Kelechi Iheanacho, Kazuyoshi Nakamura, Marc Millecamps, Olivier Dacourt, Leonid Slutsky, and Harald Irmscher. After him are Nicky Butt, Johann Vogel, Filippo Galli, Gabri García, Bernd Dürnberger, and Riccardo Ferri.

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Among people born in 1969, Michael Tarnat ranks 315Before him are Kyle Richards, Patrick Fiori, Chaz Bono, MC Ren, Olegário Benquerença, and Pavel Tonkov. After him are F. Gary Gray, Kirill Serebrennikov, Colin Greenwood, Kostya Tszyu, Graham Coxon, and Brian Van Holt.

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Among people born in Germany, Michael Tarnat ranks 4,158 out of 5,289Before him are Bernd Lucke (1962), Monika Zehrt (1952), Heiko Herrlich (1971), Karin Enke (1961), Sandra Nasić (1976), and Harald Irmscher (1946). After him are Bernd Dürnberger (1953), Ursula Karven (1964), Brigitte Zypries (1953), Graham Coxon (1969), Karl Kreutzberg (1912), and Reinhard Lauck (1946).


Among soccer players born in Germany, Michael Tarnat ranks 277Before him are Rudi Hoffmann (1935), Heinz Wewers (1927), Wolfgang Seguin (1945), Oleh Kuznetsov (1963), Heiko Herrlich (1971), and Harald Irmscher (1946). After him are Bernd Dürnberger (1953), Reinhard Lauck (1946), Sven Ulreich (1988), Maurizio Gaudino (1966), Jonas Hector (1990), and Shkodran Mustafi (1992).