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Karl Hoffmann

Full name: Karl Hoffmann
Nickname(s): Kalli
Gender: Male
Born: October 10, 1935
Affiliations: Fortuna Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Football


The West German soccer team at the 1956 Melbourne Olympics was part of the mixed German team that was defeated 2-1 by the Soviet Union in the first round and immediately eliminated. Midfielder and defender Karl Hoffmann played for Fortuna Düsseldorf from 1955-66 having played for VfL Benrath as a youth. Hoffmann won three amateur international caps and later worked for the Düsseldorf traffic company.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Football Men's Football Germany GER 9T

Men's Football

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G YC RC
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Football Germany GER Final Standings 9T 1956-11-23 0 0 0
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Football Germany GER Round One Match #1 2 1956-11-24 URS 2, GER 1 0
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