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Thomas Tuchel

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Thomas Tuchel (German pronunciation: [ˈtoːmas ˈtʊxl̩]; born 29 August 1973) is a German professional football manager and former player who is the head coach of Bundesliga club Bayern Munich. He is widely regarded as a tactical innovator in modern football and one of the best coaches in the world.Born in Krumbach, Tuchel retired as a footballer at age 25 after a chronic knee cartilage injury; in 2000, he began his coaching career as a youth coach at VfB Stuttgart, and in 2009, after a one-year period at FC Augsburg II, he was hired by Mainz 05. He departed Mainz in 2014 and was appointed at fellow Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund in 2015 and won the DFB-Pokal before being dismissed in 2017. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Tuchel has received more than 8,747,724 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Thomas Tuchel is the 266th most popular soccer player (up from 402nd in 2019), the 1,422nd most popular biography from Germany (up from 1,574th in 2019) and the 24th most popular German Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Thomas Tuchel ranks 266 out of 16,880Before him are Jiro Miyake, Rafael Moreno Aranzadi, Hilderaldo Bellini, Marius Trésor, Ko Takamoro, and Radomir Antić. After him are Andoni Zubizarreta, Amancio Amaro, Jupp Derwall, Ali Daei, Nobuyuki Kato, and Yoshio Okada.

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Among people born in 1973, Thomas Tuchel ranks 14Before him are Sergey Brin, Zuzana Čaputová, Edgar Davids, Javier Zanetti, Ole Gunnar Solskjær, and Adrien Brody. After him are Heidi Klum, Jan Koller, Ryan Giggs, Dida, Neil Patrick Harris, and Marco Materazzi.

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Among people born in Germany, Thomas Tuchel ranks 1,422 out of 6,142Before him are Princess Louise Margaret of Prussia (1860), Horst Ludwig Störmer (1949), Christian Friedrich Schönbein (1799), Vasily Radlov (1837), Hans Vaihinger (1852), and Reinhart Koselleck (1923). After him are Elisabeth of the Palatinate (1618), Archduchess Maria Anna Josepha of Austria (1654), Arthur Auwers (1838), Hannah Höch (1889), Wilhelm Müller (1794), and Jupp Derwall (1927).


Among soccer players born in Germany, Thomas Tuchel ranks 24Before him are Helmut Rahn (1929), Manuel Neuer (1986), Mesut Özil (1988), Helmut Haller (1939), Bert Trautmann (1923), and Andreas Brehme (1960). After him are Jupp Derwall (1927), Karl-Heinz Schnellinger (1939), Niko Kovač (1971), Sepp Herberger (1897), Jens Lehmann (1969), and Dettmar Cramer (1925).

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