Lothar Matthaus

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Birthday
21, 1961
Birthplace
Erlangen, Germany
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
21, 1961 (age 57)
Birthplace
Erlangen, Germany

About

German midfielder who captained his West German national team to victory at the 1990 FIFA World Cup.

Before Fame

He began his soccer career with a local youth club, FC Herzogenaurach, before moving to Borussia Monchengladbach, one of the top teams in Europe at the time.

Trivia

He was named both the European Footballer of the Year and World Soccer Player of the Year in 1990.

Family Life

He was born in 1961 in Erlangen, West Germany.

Associated With

He had the unenviable task of marking the Argentine star, Diego Maradona in the 1986 World Cup match against Argentina.