Markus Krosche Biography, Career, Family, Height, and Net Worth

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Who is Markus Krosche?

Markus Krosche is a recognized German football coach and former player. On July 1, 2019, the Bundesliga RB Leipzig club appointed him to be their sporting director. Krosche filled a vacancy opened by the exit of Ralf Rangnick and in 2021, he became the sporting director of Eintracht Frankfurt. He then revealed his exit from Leipzig to Eintracht Frankfurt in April 2021.

Markus Krosche Career

Playing career

In 1999, Krosche earned the German A youth championship as team captain with Werder Bremen. He then switched to the 2001/02 season from Bremen’s amateurs to regional league rivals SC Paderborn 07. With the club, Krosche completed second in the 2004/05 season, equal on points with champions Eintracht Braunschweig, and managed to get elevated from the Regionalliga Nord to the 2nd Bundesliga. In 2008, as the longest-serving player, Markus extended his deal with SCP by a further 4 years until 2012. He took over the role of team captain from Rene Muller following leaving the club after Paderborn was relegated to the 3rd division.

In the 2008/09 season, he made an immediate comeback to the 2nd Bundesliga with Paderson. Following extending his deal again in 2011, he concluded his career as a professional soccer player in the summer of 2014. In Markus’s last season, Paderson was elevated to the Bundesliga for the first time in 2013/14, to which he contributed with 18 appearances and 2 goals. He then played 192 times for SC Paderson in the 2nd Bundesliga and 162 times in the 3rd divisions. This makes Krosche the 2nd player of SCP 07 and its predecessor clubs in professional football. He was then elected to the SC Paderborn 07’s eleven of the century in 2007.

Managerial career

Krosche has been a manager at SC Paderborn from 2014 to 2015 and later at Bayer Leverkusen as an assistant from 2015 to 2017. He is currently the sporting director at Eintracht Frankfurt.

How old is Markus Krosche?

Markus is aged 42 years as of 2022, born on September 17, 1980, in Hanover, West Germany. He shares his birthday with famous people including Patrick Mahomes II, John Ritter, Mia Talerico, Alfie Deyes, Bailey Nelson, Cassandra Peterson, Kyle Chandler, Nadine Breaty, Phil Jackson, and many more.

A photo of Markus Krosche
A photo of Markus Krosche

Markus Krosche Family

Who are Markus’s parents?

Krosche was born in Haniver, West Germany, to his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Krosche. He has not disclosed any information about his parents and family to the media.

Does Markus have siblings?

Not much is known about Krosche and information about his siblings is not known to the media.

Markus Krosche Education

Krosche has not revealed his personal information about his academic and educational information to the media.

Markus Krosche Spouse

Krosche has not shared or revealed any information about his marital status to the media and is currently linked to him as single and not married.

Markus Krosche Kids

He has not been linked with any relationship or marriage. Krosche is not known to have any children of his own to date.

Markus Krosche Measurements

Krosche has a well-built, athletic, and muscular body adding up to a height of 5 ft 11 in (1.8 m) and a weight of 77 kg (169.7 lbs).

Markus Krosche Net Worth

German football coach and former player, Krosche has been active from 1998 to 2014 as a player and from 2014 to the present as a coach. He has garnered an accumulative net worth of approximately $1-5 million as of 2023.