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Fritz Förderer

Full name: Friedrich "Fritz" Förderer
Nickname(s): Frieder
Gender: Male
Born: January 5, 1888 in Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Died: December 20, 1952 in Weimar, Thüringen, Germany
Affiliations: Karlsruher FV, Karlsruhe (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Football

Biography

Fritz Förderer was a German football striker. He played for FC Germania Karlsruhe, Karlsruher FV and VfL Halle and played from 1908-13 for Germany, earning 11 caps and scoring 10 goals. He became German football champion with Karlsruher in 1910 and was runner-up in 1912. In 1917 Förderer started in the Central German Track & Field Championships at Dresden and finished third in hand grenade throwing (!). After World War I he moved to Halle and worked until 1932 as a groundkeeper and physical education teacher, sometimes as a football coach and as a tennis coach. He finished an official examination in physical education, and was later coached Merseburg 99, Schwaben Augsburg, Jahn Regensburg, 1 FC Straubing, Cricket Victoria 02 Magdeburg and VfB Cöthen. In 1945 he coached the football team of Russian soldiers stationed in Weimar.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 24 Stockholm Football Men's Football Germany GER 9T

Men's Football

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G YC RC
1912 Summer 24 Stockholm Football Germany GER Final Standings 9T 1912-06-29 5 0 0
1912 Summer 24 Stockholm Football Germany GER Consolation Round - Semi-Finals Match #1 2 1912-07-03 HUN 3, GER 1 1
1912 Summer 24 Stockholm Football Germany GER Consolation Round - Round One Match #2 1 1912-07-01 GER 16, RUS 0 4