|Full name Thomas Berthold|
1978–1982 Eintracht Frankfurt
Weight 81 kg
Name Thomas Berthold
Spouse Britta Schwalenberg
|Playing position |
Position Defender, Midfielder
0000–1978 KEWA Wachenbuchen
Height 1.85 m
|Date of birth (1964-11-12) 12 November 1964 (age 51)|
Similar People Guido Buchwald, Klaus Augenthaler, Andreas Brehme, Bodo Illgner, Thomas Hasler
Place of birth Hanau, West Germany
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Thomas Berthold (born 12 November 1964) is a former German footballer and manager, who played as a defender. He currently works as a pundit and analyst for several TV stations.
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Berthold was born in Hanau, Hesse.
He played 332 games in the Bundesliga, scoring 22 goals. He began his career in 1982 with Eintracht Frankfurt and played for them until 1987. From 1987 until 1991 he played in Italy: for Hellas Verona (1987–1989) and A.S. Roma (1989–1991). He then returned to Germany, signing for FC Bayern Munich (1991–1993) and VfB Stuttgart (1993–2000). Berthold's last season as an active player was with the Turkish league club Adanaspor for whom he played until 15 January 2001.
Between 1985 and 1994 Berthold made 62 international appearances, scoring 1 goal, for the West German and German national teams, participating in the 1986 World Cup in Mexico and 1988 European Championships in West Germany. He was a member of the West German team which won the 1990 World Cup, but wasn't at the German team which took second place in the European Championships in Sweden in 1992. His last appearance in international competition came shortly after the 1994 World Cup.