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Josef Glaser

Full name: Josef Glaser
Gender: Male
Born: May 11, 1887 in Sankt Blasien, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Died: August 12, 1969 in Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Affiliations: Freiburger FC, Freiburg im Breisgau (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Football


Josef Glaser was a member of the German soccer team at the 1912 Stockholm Olympics. He was a center half and played for Freiburger FC, winning the German Championship in 1907, beating Viktoria 89 Berlin 3-1. Glaser scored the penalty for the 1-0 lead in this game. He earned five international caps.

By profession Glaser was a high school teacher of chemistry and sports education. As a sports administrator he became head of the playing board of the German Football Association DFB from 1927-36, and was chef d’équipe at the 1934 World Cup in Italy. After World War II Glaser became president of the Football Association of South Baden and of the Sport Association of South Baden. In 1997 a sports hall in Freiburg was renamed “Josef-Glaser-Hall.”


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 0 0 0
1912 Summer 24 Stockholm Football Germany GER Consolation Round - Round One Match #2 1 1912-07-01 GER 16, RUS 0 0
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