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Michael Polywka

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Place of birth  Gleiwitz, Germany
Playing position  Midfielder
Height  1.74 m
Place of death  Vienna, Austria
Years  Team
Position  Midfielder
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Date of birth  (1944-01-06)6 January 1944
Date of death  12 January 2009(2009-01-12) (aged 65)
Died  12 January 2009, Vienna, Austria

Michael Polywka (born 6 January 1944; died 12 January 2009) was a German footballer.


Polywka started his senior career at SC Motor Jena (renamed into FC Carl Zeiss Jena in 1966) in East Germany. He defected from his team after an away game in the 1966–67 Intertoto Cup against AIK in Sweden to join West German Bundesliga side Eintracht Braunschweig.

Following a one-year suspension by FIFA, Polywka made his debut in the Bundesliga on 19 August 1967, in a game against TSV 1860 Munich. In total, he played five seasons in the Bundesliga for Braunschweig and Hannover 96. In 1972, he joined Austrian club FC Admira/Wacker Vienna.


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