Uwe Fuchs

Uwe Fuchs (born 23 July 1966 in Kaiserslautern) is a German football coach and former football player.[1]

Uwe Fuchs
Personal information
Date of birth (1966-07-23) 23 July 1966 (age 54)
Place of birth Kaiserslautern, West Germany
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 1 12 in)
Position(s) Centre Forward
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1984–1986 FC 08 Homburg 56 (7)
1987 Stuttgarter Kickers 10 (2)
1987–1989 SC Fortuna Köln 66 (36)
1989–1990 Fortuna Düsseldorf 25 (7)
1990–1993 1. FC Köln 19 (4)
1993–1994 1. FC Kaiserslautern 19 (3)
1994 SC Fortuna Köln 16 (2)
1995Middlesbrough (loan) 13 (9)
1995–1996 Millwall 36 (5)
1996–1998 Arminia Bielefeld 25 (4)
Total 271 (87)
National team
West Germany U-21 1 (0)
Teams managed
2001 Fortuna Düsseldorf
2001 Fortuna Köln
2001–2002 Rot Weiss Ahlen (assistant)
2002 Rot Weiss Ahlen (interim)
2005–2007 Wuppertaler SV Borussia
2007–2008 VfB Lübeck
2008–2010 Wuppertaler SV Borussia
2011–2012 VfL Osnabrück
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Playing careerEdit

MiddlesbroughEdit

He was loaned to Middlesbrough towards the end of the 1994–95 season, playing just 15 games, but was instrumental in helping the club win promotion to the Premier League, scoring nine league goals. Fuchs went on to become a cult figure at Middlesbrough; but he was not kept at the club by manager Bryan Robson for the following season.

HonoursEdit

Managerial careerEdit

In January 2005, he took over the helm at the Wuppertaler SV (Regional Northern League). On 23 December 2008, he re-joined Wuppertaler SV Borussia, but was released on 2 April 2010.

On 31 May 2011, he replaced Heiko Flottmann as manager of VfL Osnabrück.

Personal lifeEdit

His father Fritz Fuchs is also a coach and a former player. His uncle Werner Fuchs was also a coach.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Fuchs, Uwe" (in German). kicker.de. Retrieved 27 April 2011.

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