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Toni Turek
Personal information
Full name Anton Turek
Date of birth (1919-01-18)18 January 1919
Place of birth Duisburg, Germany
Date of death 11 May 1984(1984-05-11) (aged 65)
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11+12 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper (retired)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1936-1941
1941-1943
1943-1946
1946-1947
1947-1950
1950-1956
1956-1957
TuS Duisburg
Ulm
TuS Duisburg
Eintracht Frankfurt
Ulm
Fortuna Düsseldorf
Borussia Mönchengladbach
National team
1950-1954 West Germany
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Toni Turek is a former football player. He has played for West Germany national team. In 1954 he became world champion. He is called "Fußballgott" ("football god").

Club career statistics

Club performance League
Season Club League Apps Goals
Germany League
1946-47 Eintracht Frankfurt Oberliga 22 0
1947-48 Ulm Oberliga 37 0
1948-49 28 0
1949-50 0 0
1950-51 Fortuna Düsseldorf Oberliga 28 0
1951-52 30 0
1952-53 30 0
1953-54 30 0
1954-55 15 0
1955-56 Borussia Mönchengladbach Oberliga 4 0
Country Germany 224 0
Total 224 0

International career statistics

Germany national team
Year Apps Goals
1950 1 0
1951 4 0
1952 4 0
1953 4 0
1954 4 0
Total 20 0
  • Werner Raupp: Toni Turek - "Fußballgott". Eine Biographie. Hildesheim: Arete Verlag 2019.
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