Famous Coaches from Germany

List of notable or famous coaches from Germany, with bios and photos, including the top coaches born in Germany and even some popular coaches who immigrated to Germany. If you're trying to find out the names of famous German coaches then this list is the perfect resource for you. These coaches are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known coach from Germany is included when available.

List below includes Franz Beckenbauer, Oliver Kahn and more people.

This historic coaches from Germany list can help answer the questions "Who are some German coaches of note?" and "Who are the most famous coaches from Germany?" These prominent coaches of Germany may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected German coaches.

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  • Adolph Rupp
    Dec. at 76 (1901-1977)
    • Birthplace: Halstead, Kansas
    Adolph Frederick Rupp (September 2, 1901 – December 10, 1977) was an American college basketball coach. Rupp is ranked fifth (behind Mike Krzyzewski, Jim Boeheim, Bob Knight, and Dean Smith) in total ...more
  • Al Groh
    Age: 78
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York
    Albert Michael Groh II (born July 13, 1944) is an American football analyst and former player and coach. He served as the head football coach at Wake Forest University from 1981 to 1986 and at the ...more
    • Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
    André Höhne (also spelled Hoehne; born 10 March 1978 in Berlin) is a German race walker. He finished 14th in the 20 kilometres walk at the 2009 World Championships in Athletics, crossing the line ...more
  • André Schubert

    André Schubert

    Age: 51
    • Birthplace: Kassel, Germany
    André Schubert is a soccer coach.
    • Birthplace: Kiel, Germany
    Andreas Köpke (German pronunciation: [ʔanˈdʁeːas ˈkœpkə], born 12 March 1962) is a German former football goalkeeper who was in the German squad that won the 1990 FIFA World Cup, and was also part of ...more
  • Antoine Hey

    Antoine Hey

    Age: 52
    • Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
    Antoine Hey (born 19 September 1970) is a German football coach and former professional player. He spent most of his playing career in the top two divisions of German football, and went on to manage ...more