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Torwart

Keeper

Herbert Burschik
1974

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Description

Bronze statue of a handball goalkeeper catching a ball.

Annotation

Magdeburg athletes were successful at the Olympic Games, national and international competitions, the handball and football team won spectacular victories in the DDR Cup and European games. In 1974 they won the football cup of the 1st FCM. The 1974 sculpture shows a handball goalkeeper, but was soon commonly referred to as Uli Schulze, the football keeper of the 1974 winning game.

Magdeburg - Torwart

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Location (N 52°7'55" - E 11°38'48")

Item Code: desa029; Photograph: 1 September 2012
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