Uwe Seeler Net Worth 2022 (Footballer), Biography, Family & More

Uwe Seeler
Uwe Seeler

Uwe Seeler net worth 2022 was $5 million. He was a world famous German Footballer and Football official. He also made 72 appearances for the West Germany national team.

Uwe Seeler Biography

Uwe Seeler was born on 5 November 1936 in Hamburg, Germany and died on 21 July 2022 at the age of 85 in his home in Norderstedt.

Generally viewed as perhaps of the best player in German football history, Seeler was named one of FIFA’s 125 biggest living players by Pelé in 2004.

He was the primary football player to be granted the Great Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany. His grandson, Levin Öztunalı, is likewise an expert footballer.

Personal Details

Real NameUwe Seeler 
Age85 years
Date of Birth5 November 1936
BirthplaceHamburg, Germany
Football Official
Zodiac SignScorpio


FatherErwin Seeler 
MotherAnny Seeler
SiblingsDieter Seeler
Gertrud Seeler
WifeIIka Seeler
ChildrenFrauke Seeler
GrandchildrenLevin Öztunalı


SchoolYet To Update
QualificationYet To Update

Physical Statistics

Height5’7 Feet
170 cm
1.70 m
Weight68 Kgs
150 Pounds
Hair ColorBald
Eye ColorLight Blue


Uwe Seeler emulated his dad’s example as a player for Hamburger SV, making his most memorable group debut in 1954 in a DFB-Pokal match, matured just shy of 18, scoring four objectives (8-2 versus Holstein Kiel). In later years, in spite of enticing proposals from Italian and Spanish clubs, he stayed faithful to Hamburg, dealing with a second vocation as a shipper other than playing football.

Uwe Seeler was a talented, strong, and productive striker who, in addition to other things, was in particular eminent for his initiative, consistency, above kicks, and ethereal ability. He scored multiple times in 239 Bundesliga games, multiple times in 72 worldwide games for the German public group, and multiple times in 29 European club competition games. He was chief of the two his club group and the public group for a long time. He and his club brought home the German title in 1960 and the DFB-Pokal in 1963. He was top scorer of the principal Bundesliga season in 1963-64 and German Footballer of the Year in 1960, 1964, and 1970.

During the 1960-61 season, Uwe Seeler, close by his sibling Dieter, assisted with driving Hamburger SV to the semi-finals of the European Cup, where they barely passed up the last against Benfica, missing out to Barcelona in a play-off match. During the 1967-68 season, Seeler likewise assisted Hamburg with arriving at the last of the European Cup Winners’ Cup, completing the opposition as top scorer, just to miss out to AC Milan.

In 1978, he and his previous partner Franz-Josef Hönig played for Cork Celtic F.C. in an oddball supported occasion. Uwe Seeler had finished his dynamic playing vocation in 1972. However, this match ended up being an authority League of Ireland one and Uwe scored twice. Thus, his general record of objectives scored in association and title matches amounts to 446 (Hamburger SV 444, Cork Celtic 2). His 404 objectives in German Oberliga and Bundesliga association games is a record that stands as today, his 406 objectives in association games generally speaking making him the second-best German goalscorer behind Gerd Müller.

International Career

Uwe Seeler partook in similar four FIFA World Cups as Pelé did: 1958, 1962, 1966, and 1970. Of those West German World Cup groups, the 1966 side arrived at the last, where they questionably lost to have country England 4-2 in extra time. In 1958, the German group completed in fourth spot; in 1970 the West German group completed in third in the wake of being killed by European opponents Italy in the semi-finals, following a firmly battled 4-3 extra-time misfortune, a match frequently alluded to as the “Round of the Century”. In the past cycle, a regressive last part header against England tied the score 2-2, a game West Germany proceeded to win 3-2.

Despite the fact that Uwe Seeler always lost a World Cup (his contribution as a player in the competition began four years after West Germany won their most memorable World Cup (1954) and finished four years before they won their second (1974)), he had a productive vocation in the competition; he was the very first player to show up in 20 World Cup matches (he resigned with 21 matches played, tied for third all-time); the very first to score in four World Cups (beating Pelé by a couple of moments), and the main player to score no less than two objectives in every one of four World Cups (matched in 2014 by his comrade Miroslav Klose).

He additionally positions third in all-time minutes played in World Cups, with 1980, behind Paolo Maldini and Lothar Matthäus. Altogether, he scored nine objectives across the four World Cups in which he played, as well as three objectives in World Cup Qualifying matches; he scored multiple times in 72 global appearances somewhere in the range of 1954 and 1970. A photograph of a blue Uwe Seeler leaving the field having quite recently been crushed in the 1966 World Cup Final was casted a ballot as Photo of the Century by kicker magazine.

He had a more than long term residency as leader of Hamburger SV, which started in 1995, and finished in renunciation in 1998 because of a monetary embarrassment, for which he took responsibility. Uwe Seeler, be that as it may, was not himself embroiled in the abnormalities.


Seeler was an immensely famous player because of his decency and humility and is still broadly called Uns Uwe (West Low German: Our Uwe) in Hamburg and the encompassing region. The DFB (German FA) made him the second privileged skipper of the German public group in 1972 (the first being Fritz Walter). In 2003, he turned into a privileged resident of his old neighborhood Hamburg; whenever the honor first was presented to a sportsman. That year he likewise distributed his diaries Danke, Fußball (Thank you, football). 2005 saw the divulging of a monster landmark before the Hamburger SV arena portraying his right foot.