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Jürgen Heinsch

Full name: Hans-Jürgen Heinsch
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 183 lbs (83 kg)
Born: July 4, 1940 in Lübeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Affiliations: SC Empor Rostock, Rostock (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Football

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

As the East German national team won the inter-national qualification matches in 1963 against the West German amateur national team by a 3-0 win in Leipzig and a 2-1 loss in Hannover, the German Olympic team at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics was an East German one. The team won the bronze medal, beating Egypt, 3-1.

Goalkeeper Jürgen Heinsch started his soccer career in 1955 with SC Empor Rostock, renamed 10 years later to FC Hansa Rostock. From 1958-71 he appeared in 176 matches in the East German Oberliga, was assigned to 22 cup matches, and played two Inter-Cities Fairs Cup matches in 1969-70.

With the former GDR national team Heinsch earned seven international caps and played 15 matches with the East German Olympic team. After his retirement he became a graduate sports teacher and was employed by Hansa Rostock as an assistant coach from 1972-78 and 1979-81, and as head coach in 1978-79, 1981-85, and finally from 1993-94. Heinsch later became youth coach and chief scout for the Bundesliga team after German reunification. In 2008 he was elected as a board member of his club.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Football Men's Football Germany GER 3 Bronze

Men's Football

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G YC RC S FC
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Football Germany GER Final Standings 3 1964-10-11 0 0 0 0 0
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Football Germany GER Final Round Match 3/4 1 1964-10-23 GER 3, EGY 1 0 0
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Football Germany GER Semi-Finals Match #1 2 1964-10-20 TCH 2, GER 1 0 0
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Football Germany GER Quarter-Finals Match #1 1 1964-10-18 GER 1, YUG 0 0 0
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Football Germany GER Group A Match #1 1 1964-10-11 GER 4, IRI 0 0 0
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Football Germany GER Group A Match #4 1T 1964-10-13 ROU 1, GER 1 0 0 0
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