Legendary German Striker, Uwe Seeler, dies at 85

Legendary German Striker, Uwe Seeler, dies at 85

Uwe Seeler was a German footballer and fine football official. He played as a striker for the German Bundesliga team; Hamburger SV and made over 72 appearances for the West Germany national team. He is considered one of the greatest players in German football history.

Seeler was named one of FIFA’s 100 greatest living players by the famous Pelé in 2004. He was the first football player to also be awarded the Great Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany.

Uwe Seeler Death. His Obituary

Seeler passed away on 21 July 2022, aged 85, in his home in Norderstedt.

He was later honored later in the day with a minute of silence before the UEFA Women’s Euro 2022 quarter-final between Germany and Austria.

Uwe Seeler Age, Family, and Early Life

Uwe Seeler age was 85 years old at the time of his death. He was born on 5 November 1936 in Hamburg, Germany. He was the son of Erwin Seeler and Anny Seeler.

uwe seeler family

Seeler was of German nationality and had a white ethnic background. His zodiac sign was Scorpio. His father Erwin was also a professional player for Hamburger SV.

Uwe Seeler Career, What was his profession?

Uwe Seeler played primarily for the great German Bundesliga football team; Hamburger SV. He has also played for the team; Cork Celtic. He has also represented West Germany Under 18 team.

Uwe made his international debut for the West Germany team in 1954 and played for his home nation for 72 matches and scored 43 goals. He played in FIFA World Cup in 1966 and 1970.

Uwe Seeler Net Worth, How much does he earn?

As of July 2022; Uwe Seeler’s net worth figure is under the radar.

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Which school/college did he go to? What was his major?

His academic degree and educational details are missing at the moment.

Uwe Seeler Wife, What about his relationship?

Seeler was a married man. Uwe married his wife; Ilka Seeler in 1959. The duo also shares a child; Frauke Seeler. His grandchild; Levin Oztunali is also a professional football player.

His social media reach

Seeler does not have an official Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook account.

Uwe Seeler’s Height, Weight, sexual orientation,

Height 5 feet 7 inches
In Centimeters: 170 cm
In Meters: 1.70 m
WeightNot Available
Hair colorNot Available 
Body typeFit
 Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about Uwe Seeler’s which you should be knows

NationalityGerman
EthnicityWhite
Zodiac signScorpio
Age85
Relationship  statusMarried
ChildrenFrauke Seeler
PartnerIlka Seeler

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