Dynamo Dresden in mourning: Wolfgang Haustein has died on the age of 80

Dynamo Dresden in mourning: Wolfgang Haustein has died on the age of 80

The membership champion is lifeless! Dynamo Dresden are mourning the lack of two-time champion Wolfgang Haustein, who has died aged 80.

Dresden – Unhappy information from SGD! Dynamo of Dresden Legendary actor Wolfgang Haustein died on August 4 on the age of 80.

Wolfgang Haustein (†80) was a two-time East German champion with Dynamo Dresden and won the FDGB Cup once.

Wolfgang Haustein (†80) was a two-time East German champion with Dynamo Dresden and received the FDGB Cup as soon as. © picture/Robert Michael

That is heralded by black and yellow and commemorates the achievements and talents of the defender. He received the GDR championship with SGD in 1971 and 1973 and received the FDGB cup in 1971.

In 1984 he managed to be promoted to the then second division of the East German league and reserve workforce and was additionally the assistant coach of the skilled Eduard Geyer (77) from 1986 to 1988.

His sports activities profession may have been very completely different. The skilled, who was born in Marienberg, wished to be a footballer, however then determined to grow to be a soccer participant.

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He got here to Dresden in 1959, when he was nonetheless a senior researcher from Aufbau Klingenthal. Solely at SGD did he return and shortly grew to become a defensive specialist. In 1961 he made his first workforce debut in opposition to SC Fortuna Weißenfels, he was instantly seeded and performed in 34 of 39 video games within the 1961/62 season. He was lastly in a position to rejoice as a result of he was promoted to the GDR Oberliga with Dynamo.

In what was then the highest division, the defender made 181 appearances for the Black and Yellows, in addition to eight within the European Cup. After a 2-1 win in opposition to FC Karl-Marx-Stadt on the final day of the 1972/1973 season and the second championship title of his SGD season, he ended his lively profession. He can look again on 315 aggressive video games for Dynamo and stayed with the membership as a coach.

That’s the reason the ache in SGD is so nice. Representing everybody, President Holger Scholze (51) stated: “It’s information that worries us lots and makes us very unhappy. Presently we can not imagine that we’re shedding one other hero and Wolfgang Haustein, the “fable Dynamo” co.-founded. It can’t be forgotten how he was a part of the well-known Dresden Kreisel beneath the coach Walter Fritzsch and the way he was concerned originally of a superb interval within the historical past of our membership.”

The supervisor of Dynamo added: “Wolfgang Haustein achieved the primary double within the historical past of East German soccer with our SGD. However he doesn’t stay firmly in our recollections as a participant, though after his lively profession he remained loyal to the workforce and as a participant. The coach had a decisive affect on the wonderful youth work of the Seventies and the -80s.”

He concluded: “The sports activities neighborhood is shedding a particular participant and particular person. Our ideas are with all those that had been very near Wolfgang Haustein. We specific our deepest condolences to his kinfolk, buddies and colleagues in these tough hours.”

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