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Ditmar Jakobs

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Date of birth28 August 1953(age 63)
Place of birthOberhausen, Germany
Playing positionCentre back

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Ditmar Jakobs (born 28 August 1953 in Oberhausen) is a former German football player.

He was a centre-back, a classical libero in the mold of Franz Beckenbauer or Willi Schulz. Jakobs played 493 games from 1971 to 1990 for Rot-Weiß Oberhausen, Tennis Borussia Berlin, MSV Duisburg and Hamburger SV.

With Hamburger SV he won the 1987 German Cup. In 1982 and 1983 he became German champion and 1983 he won the UEFA Champions League.

Jakobs was a member of the German national football team, which was runner-up in the 1986 FIFA World Cup in Mexico. From 1980 to 1986, Jakobs collected 20 caps for the Deutscher Fußball-Bund.

His name is often misspelled as "Dietmar Jakobs".

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