Bernd Stange

  • Date of birth : 14/03/1948
  • Position : Coach
  • Country : Germany Germany
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Bernd Stange

Bernd Stange
Belarus coach Bernd Stange ©Getty Images

Bernd Stange


Date of birth: 14 March 1948
Nationality: German
Playing career: BSG Chemie Gnaschwitz, ASG Vorwärts Bautzen, HSG DHfK Leipzig
Coaching career: East Germany, Hertha BSC Berlin, VfB Leipzig, FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk, FC CSKA Kyiv, FC Carl Zeiss Jena, Perth Glory, Oman, Iraq, Apollon Limassol FC, Belarus

• Stopped playing at 22 due to injury and moved into coaching at Carl-Zeiss Jena, working as a youth coach and then assistant coach.

• Progressed through the ranks at the Football Association of the German Democratic Republic, becoming the senior East Germany coach in 1983 and holding the post for five years.

• Coached Hertha and Leipzig in the reunified Germany before moving to Ukraine and later Australia, where he was named Coach of the Year as Perth Glory finished runners-up in the 1999/2000 season.

• Returned to international management with Oman, then Iraq, where he was in charge from 2002 to 2004.

• Moved back into club football at Apollon Limassol in Cyprus, guiding the team to the 2005/06 league title with an unbeaten record. Left midway through the following campaign and was appointed Belarus coach in July 2007, replacing Yuri Puntus.

Last updated: 21/11/11 16.13CET

General info

  • Name: Bernd Stange
  • Date of birth: 14/03/1948
  • Country: Germany
  • Team: Belarus (Belarus BLR)

  • Current campaign
  • UEFA European Football Championship 2010/12
  • Friendlies 2010/12

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • National team: Under-21 (Final)
    07/05/80: German Dem. Rep. 0-0 USSR
  • Club: UEFA Champions League (First qualifying round)
    12/07/06: Cork City 1-0 Apollon

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

German Dem. Rep.2200
German Dem. Rep. U-212011

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
Last updated: 16/11/2011 10:55 CET