Lothar Matthaus is one of the footballers who had given a remarkable contribution to football. All of Lothar’s skills, techniques, and love of football have given him the honor. Lothar is a former footballer from Germany. He is also in the administrative sector. Lothar is famous for his “midfielder” position. He was in the “Borussia Monchengladbach.”

Lothar was also on the national team of Germany. He was also in the club “Bayern Munich.” Lothar holds the record of having the highest number of caps. He later appeared in administrative roles and managerial duties. 

Quick Info
Full NameLothar Herbert Matthäus
Date Of BirthMarch 21, 1961
Birth PlaceErlangen, Germany
FatherHeinz Matthaus
MotherKatharina Matthaus
Martial StatusMarried
X-WivesSilvia (1981-1992)
Lolita Moreno (1994-1999)
Marijina Kostic (2003-2009)
Kristina Liliana(2008-2010)
WifeAnastasia Klimko
ProfessionFootball Manager, Former Football Player
Age59 years
Height5 ft 9 in
Zodiac SignCapricorn
Body MeasurementN/A
Hair ColorN/A
Eye ColorN/A
Net WorthUS $5 million

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Lothar Matthaus

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How did Lothar grow up?

The birthplace of Lothar in Erlangen, West Germany. He came into the world on March 21st, 1961. His father’s name is Heinz Matthaus. His mother’s name is Katharina Matthaus. The professional life of Lothar is not clear.

Lothar Matthaus then started playing for the “FC Herzogenaurach.” The club despite being in the developing phase succeeded to kindle the fire inside Lothar for football. 

Physical stats

The nationality and ethnicity of Lothar are German. His current age is 59 years. Lothar Matthaus has an attractive height of 5 feet 9 inches with a complimentary weight of 71 kg.

How did Lothar Matthaus start his career?

The professional football career of Lothar started when he signed a contract with “Borussia Monchengladbach.” He was only eighteen years old during that time. It was in 1979. The club was in the “First Division” category. The club had won the “German League” turkey in 1977. It was also giving huge opportunities for the players.

Likewise, Lothar Matthaus started his journey in the “midfielder” position. He was in the “Borussia Monchengladbach” for five years. Lothar succeeded to join the national team of Germany in 1980. The team won the title of “European Championship.” He was also in the team playing the “World Cup” in Spain in 1982. Lothar was only part of two games in the tournament. Germany became the runner-up in the tournament.

Lothar Matthaus


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Moreover, Lothar joined “Bayern Munich” in 1984. Lothar Matthaus was in the club for the time of four seasons. Lothar played a vital role for the club to win the “German League” two times. The club also succeeded to reach the finish of the “European Cup.” The performance of Lothar in the “1986 World Cup” was amazing and became the captain of the national team of Germany. Lothar succeeded to take the team to the finals of the “EUFA Euro 1988.”

Lothar joined “Inter Milan” in 1988 who helped the team to win the league title in his first season. Lothar also played a major role to make the team win the “UEFA Cup.” He appeared in the club 115 times with a total score of 40 goals in four seasons. Lothar went back to “Bayern Munich” after humor years. 

Lothar Matthaus succeeded to score four goals in the “1990 World Cup.” This helped the national team of Germany to get the “World Cup” trophy country for the third time. He even became the captain of the team to lead it in the “World Cup” in the USA. Lothar played in the “sweeper” position.

Likewise, Lothar played a significant role in the “Bayern Munich” to win the “UEFA Cup.” The team also won three titles during the league. The team succeeded to gain the runner-up position in the “UEFA Champions League.” Lothar Matthaus held a record of scoring 85 goals in a total of 302 games played for the club in two stints. 

Moreover, Lothar became the manager of the “SK Rapid Wein” in September 2001 who led the club to the “UEFA Champions League.” Lothar left the club in 2002. Lothar became the manager of the national team of “Hungary” in 2003. He left the team in 2006. Lothar Matthaus was unable to qualify the team for the World Cup in Germany. He then became manager of the club “Atletico Paraense” from Brazil in the same year for a short measure of time.

Similarly, Lothar became the manager of the “Red Bull Salzburg” for a single season. He succeeded to make the team win the “Austrian League.” Lothar Matthaus even managed the “Maccabi Netanya” for a season in 2008. He became the manager of the national team of Bulgaria in 2010. Lothar left the team as it failed to enter the “European Championship” in 2011.

Club Total Apps Total Goals
Borussia Mönchengladbach 20051
Bayern Munich 15069
Internazionale 15353
Bayern Munich 25631
MetroStars 200

How many wives does Lothar have?

Lothar married Silvia in 1981. Silvia gave birth to two daughters. Unfortunately, the eleven years-long marriage came to an end in 1992. Then, he married Lolita Moreno in 1994. Lolita was a Swiss model. She gave birth to a baby boy. The marriage ended in 1999. He married Marijina Kostic on November 27, 2003. The couple divorced. Lothar married Kristina Liliana in 2008. They separated in 2010. Lothar married Anastasia Klimko to try his luck for the fifth time. They welcomed their son.

Lothar Matthaus

Social Media

Lothar Matthaus is active on social media platforms. He goes with the name of “lotharmatthaus10” on Instagram with 303K followers and “Lothar Matthaus” on Twitter with 87.4K followers. His Facebook page “Lothar Matthaus” has 202K followers.


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How much is Lothar Matthau’s net worth?

Lothar has been part of the football fraternity for more than four years. He has played 18 years in a lot of tournaments and championships. There are no exact figures for his net worth. But according to his achievements, Lothar Matthaus must have a net worth of more than $5 million.


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