Uwe Seeler Biography

Uwe Seeler was a German footballer and football official. As a striker, he was a prolific scorer for Hamburger SV and also made 72 appearances for the West Germany national team.

The former German player was born on November 5, 1936, in Hamburg, Germany but unfortunately died on July 21, 2022, Norderstedt, Germany.

Uwe Seeler
Uwe Seeler

Uwe is the son of his parents by the names of Erwin Seeler and Anny Seeler who gave birth to him along with two other siblings by the names of Dieter Seeler and  Gertrud Seeler.

Seeler is married to his pretty wife by the name of Ilka Seeler and has one grandchild by the name of Levin Öztunalı.

Seeler participated in the same four FIFA World Cups as Pelé did: 1958, 1962, 1966, and 1970.

Uwe Seeler Children

Uwe and his wife had one one child daughter by the name of Fraukee

Uwe Seeler Awards

Hamburger SV

  • German football championship: 1959–60
  • DFB-Pokal: 1962–63

West Germany

  • FIFA World Cup runner-up: 1966; third place: 1970


  • Ballon d’Or third place: 1960
  • Footballer of the Year (Germany): 1960, 1964, 1970
  • FIFA XI (Reserve): 1963
  • Bundesliga Top Scorer: 1964
  • FIFA World Cup All-Star Team: 1966
  • kicker Bundesliga Team of the Season: 1969–70
  • FIFA 100
  • Member of Germany’s Sports Hall of Fame
  • Silver Laurel Leaf

Uwe Seeler Parents

Uwe Seeler’s parents are known by the names of Erwin Seeler and Anny Seeler

Uwe Seeler Net Worth

Uwe Seeler is known to have a net worth estimated to be worth $1.5 Million

Uwe Seeler Wiki

Date of birth 5 November 1936
Place of birth Hamburg, Germany
Date of death 21 July 2022 (aged 85)
Place of death Norderstedt, Germany
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)[1]
Position(s) Striker
Youth career
1946–1953 Hamburger SV
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1953–1972 Hamburger SV[1] 476 (404)
1978 Cork Celtic 1 (2)
Total 477 (406)
National team
1953–1954 West Germany U-18 10 (15)
1954–1970 West Germany 72 (43

Uwe Seeler Family

Uwe is known to come from a home of sport as his father was a footballer who played for Hamburger SV, making his first team debut in 1954 in a DFB-Pokal match


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