Referee Helmut Kohl bio

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Born
1943-02-08
Intl. since
1984-01-01
Hometown
Country
Austria
Speaks
German
Occupation
Butcher
Hobbies
 
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Helmut Kohl

2013-09-05

This Helmut Kohl was not the German Chancellor but quite a famous referee who's career started in 1969.

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From 1981 he was referee of more than 200 matches in the so-called Austrian Bundesliga (highest league of Austria). In 1984 Helmut received his FIFA badge. He refereed 10 FIFA-matches of national teams including 3 matches in the 1990 World Cup.

more famous
Kohl took charge of 17 matches of the Europacup, including the final on May 23rd, 1990, in Vienna (Milan vs Benfica). His last great match was a so-called Benefic-match Bayern Munich vs Russia (December 9th, 1990).

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Helmut Kohl died on September 25th, 1991 after illness of cancer.
source: Heinrich Wurzer

From our reporter: Wolfgang Sittmayer