Andreas Thiel

Andreas Thiel (born March 3, 1960) is a former German handball player who competed in the 1984 Summer Olympics, in the 1992 Summer Olympics and in the 1996 Summer Olympics.

Andreas Thiel
Thiel in 2008
Personal information
BornMarch 3, 1960 (1960-03-03) (age 61)
Lünen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Height1.94 m (6 ft 4 in)
Medal record

In 1984 he was a member of the West German handball team which won the silver medal. He played all six matches as goalkeeper.

Eight years later he was part of the German team which finished tenth. He played five matches as goalkeeper.

In 1996 he played all six matches as goalkeeper for the German team again.


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