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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 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
Dec. at 76 (1901-1977) Adolph Frederick Rupp was one of the most successful coaches in the history of American college basketball. Rupp is ranked 4th in total victories by a men's NCAA Division I college coach, ...more

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Al Groh is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
age 74 Al Groh is the former head coach of the University of Virginia football team, the Wake Forest Demon Deacons football team, and the New York Jets of the NFL. He was relieved of duty from his most ...more

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André Höhne is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
age 40 André Höhne is a German race walker. He finished 14th in the 20 kilometres walk at the 2009 World Championships in Athletics, crossing the line with a time of 1:21:59.

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André Schubert is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
André Schubert age 47 André Schubert is a soccer coach.

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Andreas Köpke is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
age 56 Andreas Köpke is a German former football goalkeeper who was in the German squad that won the 1990 FIFA World Cup, and was also part of the 1994 FIFA World Cup squad. Though he did not ...more

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Antoine Hey is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
Antoine Hey age 48 Antoine Hey is a retired German footballer who played in the Bundesliga. He was previously the coach of the Kenyan national team, a job he held from February to November 2009.

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Armin Veh is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
age 58 Armin Veh is a German former football midfielder and current manager. He won the German championship with Bundesliga team VfB Stuttgart in 2007. Veh and his team also had the chance to win ...more

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Bernd Schuster is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
age 59 Bernhard "Bernd" Schuster is a German football manager most recently in charge of Spanish La Liga side Málaga and a former player. His contract with Málaga CF was ...more

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Bernd Stange is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
Bernd Stange age 70 Bernd Walter Stange is a German football manager who is the head coach of the Singapore national football team. Stange was born in a Sorbian town of Saxony. He started playing at an early age ...more

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Bernd Storck is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
age 56 Bernd Storck is a German football coach and, until October 16, 2010, was the manager of Kazakhstan national football team. He currently coaches Olympiacos U-21. Storck made his player debut in ...more

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Britta Heidemann is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
age 36 Britta Heidemann is a German épée fencer.

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Bruno Labbadia is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
age 53 Bruno Labbadia is a retired German footballer of Italian heritage. He has been the manager of several German clubs and currently manages Hamburger SV.

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Christian Streich is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
Christian Streich age 53 Christian Streich is a former German footballer and current manager of SC Freiburg of the Bundesliga, the top level of German football. On 29 December 2011, he was named manager following the ...more

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Christoph Daum is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
age 65 Christoph Paul Daum is a German football manager and former footballer.

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Chuck Evans is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
age 47 Charles "Chuck" Lee Evans is a retired American professional basketball player, and current coach of British team Worcester Wolves. A 1.80 m tall point guard, Evans led the 1994-95 ...more

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Claudia Malzahn is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
Claudia Malzahn age 35 Claudia Malzahn is a German judoka. At the 2012 Summer Olympics she competed in the Women's 63 kg, but was defeated in the first round.

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Dieter Eilts is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
Dieter Eilts age 54 Dieter Eilts was an acclaimed German footballer and was last the trainer of Hansa Rostock. His nickname was the Alemão of East Frisia, for his similarity with to Brazilian midfielder ...more

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Dieter Hecking is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
Dieter Hecking age 54 Dieter Hecking (born 12 September 1964 in Castrop-Rauxel, North Rhine-Westphalia) is a German football manager and former professional player who works as head coach of 1. FC Nuremberg.

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Dorothee Schneider is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
age 50 Dorothee Schneider is a German dressage rider competing at Olympic level. On 7 August 2012 Schneider was a member of the team which won the silver medal in the team dressage event.

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Eckhard Krautzun is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
Eckhard Krautzun age 78 Eckhard Krautzun is a German football coach and former football player.

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Edmund Becker is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
Edmund Becker age 62 Edmund Becker is a former German footballer who works as manager of the Karlsruher SC youth centre.

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Ernst Middendorp is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
Ernst Middendorp age 60 Ernst Middendorp is a German football manager who is currently the head coach of the South African Premier Soccer League club, Chippa United. Middendorp is also the owner of a football ...more

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Ewald Lienen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
age 65 Ewald Lienen is a German former football player and current manager of FC St. Pauli.

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Falko Götz is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
Falko Götz age 56 Falko Götz is a retired German football player who last coached FC Erzgebirge Aue.

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Felix Magath is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Coaches from Germany
age 65 Wolfgang-Felix Magath is a German former footballer. The most notable spell of his playing career was with Hamburger SV, with whom he won three Bundesliga titles and the 1982–83 European Cup. He ...more