Karl-Heinz Rummenigge was born in Lippstadt, West Germany on Sep. 25, 1955. For his prime playing career with German club Bayern Munich, he was widely regarded as one of the greatest footballers of his generation. Experienced numerous minor tournaments and international competitions, he won countless titles, honors and accolades for competitive advantages of long-range goals, dibbling ability and dynamic energy. In his prime with Bayern Munich, he won many important trophies, including the Intercontinental Cup, the European Cup, as well as two league titles and two domestic cups.
For his extraordinary performances on football fields, he played in Germany football shirt at the World Cup in 1978, 1982 and 1986. From 1976 to 1986, he scored 45 goals in 95 matches. After retired as a footballer, he turned to be a professional pundit of a TV for competitions of German national football team. In 1991, he returned to club as a vice president rather than a footballer or a coach.