Alfred Schmidt, German footballer, Died at 81


Alfred “Aki” Schmidt died on September 5, 1935, and died on November 11, 2016.

He was a German football player and manager.

He played as attacking midfielder for Borussia Dortmund from 1956 to 1968, winning the German Cup in 1965 and the UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup in 1966.

Totally, Schmidt played for Dortmund 276 times, scoring 67 times.

Alfred played for the Germany national football team 25 times between 1957 and 1964 and was a member of the team that finished fourth at the 1958 FIFA World Cup in Sweden.

He was manager of Kickers Offenbach between 1970 and 1971, winning the DFB-Pokal in 1970.

Up until his death, Alfred served as the fan correspondent of Borussia Dortmund.

Alfred Schmidt passed away at 81 years old.