Sigfried Held

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Sigfried "Siggi" Held (born 7 August 1942) is a German former football player and current coach. He played as an attacking midfielder or forward. Born in Freudenthal, Sudetenland (now Czech Republic), Held's first football club was Kickers Offenbach. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sigfried Held has received more than 85,734 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Sigfried Held is the 353rd most popular soccer player (up from 587th in 2019), the 173rd most popular biography from Czechia (down from 160th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Czech Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Sigfried Held ranks 353 out of 16,923Before him are Antoni Ramallets, Gyula Lóránt, Manuel Neuer, Imre Schlosser, Amadeo Carrizo, and Toninho Cerezo. After him are Giovanni Ferrari, Vladica Popović, Akira Nozawa, Julen Lopetegui, Gaetano Scirea, and Wim Suurbier.

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Among people born in 1942, Sigfried Held ranks 115Before him are Prince Michael of Kent, Jim Rogers, John McLaughlin, Mir-Hossein Mousavi, Roger Ebert, and Robert H. Grubbs. After him are Anita Pallenberg, Valeri Polyakov, Maria Kaczyńska, Samuel R. Delany, Gottfried John, and Geneviève Bujold.

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In Czechia

Among people born in Czechia, Sigfried Held ranks 173 out of 839Before him are Leo Perutz (1882), Joseph Wenzel I, Prince of Liechtenstein (1696), Josef Ressel (1793), Johann Baptist Wanhal (1739), Vilém Flusser (1920), and Franz Bardon (1909). After him are Zdeněk Fibich (1850), Blanche of Valois (1316), Alice Herz-Sommer (1903), Archduke Charles Stephen of Austria (1860), Otto Kittel (1917), and Clement Mary Hofbauer (1751).


Among soccer players born in Czechia, Sigfried Held ranks 7Before him are Josef Masopust (1931), Antonín Panenka (1948), Matthias Sindelar (1903), Oldřich Nejedlý (1909), Pavel Nedvěd (1972), and František Plánička (1904). After him are Antonín Puč (1907), Ivo Viktor (1942), Jan Koller (1973), Petr Čech (1982), Zdeněk Zeman (1947), and Hugo Meisl (1881).