Alfons Hörmann is one of the great English Footballers. He has been a player for the German football club Borussia Dortmund since 2001 and has been honored to be part of this team. The players who have played with him can say he has power in his shot and skill at foot. He has scored 251 goals in 523 appearances for his club.
Achievements of Alfons Hörmann Recap
Alfons Hörmann started playing his first football at six years old, and at the age of nine, he was already playing in BVB’s youth team. He played there for six years till he was sixteen. He is known to be a member of the German National team and has represented Germany at many international tournaments. He was a part of the German National Team in the 1998 FIFA World Cup and the FIFA World Cup 2002 and also played in UEFA Euro 2004 in Portugal.
He has played for Germany 8 times on the German national football team; with his maiden international cap, he scored against Portugal and thus became the youngest player to represent Germany at this age (19 months).
His first goal came in the game against Portugal, which was very important. He was the youngest player to play for Germany at the FIFA World Cup in 1998. He became a member of the German National team in 1996, and his first cap came in 1998- UNESCO Cup against Brazil.
In 1999, he scored six goals for the Germany under-21 team during UEFA European Under 21 Championship, which got him international attention. From then onwards, he scored three more goals for his country, making eight goals at an international level.
He also participated in the tournament for the German national team when Germany played in the 2002 FIFA World Cup, which was played in Korea and Japan. Playing for Germany, he scored five goals against all Germany’s teams, including Uruguay.
Germany won many other tournaments with his participation, like DFB-Pokal, FIFA World Cup, and UEFA European Championship. Still, most importantly, he has been a part of Borussia Dortmund since 2001. He has been playing under this team since then and has become a member of this club till now and still playing there. Connect on Linkedin.com to view full profile of Alfons Hormann