The city of Hamburg verified the news of the fatality of Seeler’s death early Thursday evening. With Uwe Seeler, honorary resident since 2003, the Hanseatic city of Hamburg sheds an exceptional footballer and special individuals., It was stated on the city’s website.
The city of Hamburg validated the news of the death of Seeler’s death early Thursday evening. With Uwe Seeler, honorary citizen given that 2003, the Hanseatic city of Hamburg sheds an outstanding footballer as well as unique people. The Seeler, birthed in Hamburg on November 5, 1936, played from 1946 to 1972 without interruption for Burger SV as well as is thought about the largest symbol of the organization.
The Seeler, born in Hamburg on November 5, 1936, played from 1946 to 1972 without disturbance for Hamburger SV and also is taken into consideration the biggest symbol of the organization. In 1960 he ended up being the HSV German champion, 1963 mug victor.
For the German national group, the facility ahead played 72 caps (43 goals), from 1962 Seeler was captain of the DFB team. In 1972 he was selected honorary captain as the 2nd player in the history of the German national group.
A bronze plastic of his best foot is set up in front of the Volksparkstadion, and Seeler has been an honorary citizen of the city of Hamburg because 2003. In 2012 he was awarded the Walther-Bensemann Reward.
Seeler has actually dealt with health issue more frequently in current years. In June it ended up being understood that he had wounded himself in a fall in his home in Norderstedt near Hamburg, yet was on the way of improvement.