Stefan Effenberg

Born Aug 2, 1968

Stefan Effenberg is a retired German footballer. A central midfielder, he possessed leadership skills, powerful shooting ability, physical strength, but also a fearsome and controversial character. In the Bundesliga alone – where he represented most notably Bayern Munich, in six seasons in two different spells – Effenberg collected 109 yellow cards, an all-time worst at the time of his retirement.… Read More

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  • Soccer Powerful Castro's Leadership Delights Seven Goal Dortmund
    Yahoo News - Oct 28, 2015
  • 'new One' Effenberg Gets First One For Paderborn
    Yahoo News - Oct 16, 2015
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    Google News - Sep 19, 2011
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    Google News - Sep 17, 2011


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1968 Birth Born and raised in Niendorf, Hamburg on 2 August 1968, Stefan Effenberg started his professional career with Borussia Mönchengladbach, being an undisputed first-choice by age 20. … Read More
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