Joachim Low

by John Von 03 Jul,2018
Joachim Low
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Joachim Low
  • Birth Place Schönau, West Germany
  • Famous Name Joachim Low
  • Net Worth $ 10 million
  • Salary € 3.85 million
  • Nationality German
  • Currently Working For German national team
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Married to Daniela Low

Joachim Low is a  renowned German football coach and former professional football player who played club football for several German football clubs. He is the current head coach of Germany National Team who led German national team to win the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil and 2017 Confederations Cup at Russia.

He was also the coach of the German Team at the FIFA World Cup 2018 but were knocked out of the tournament from the group stage.

Joachim Low’s Early Career

Joachim Low was born on February 3, 1960, in Schonau, West Germany. Born to German father and mother Hildegard Löw, he holds German nationality. He has two brothers named Markus Low and Peter Low.

He played as an attacking midfielder for several European football clubs such as SC Freiburg, VfB Stuttgart, Eintracht Frankfurt, Karlsruher SC, FC Schaffhausen, FC Winterthur and FC Frauenfeld as well as played for West Germany in their under 21.

Joachim Low’s Net worth and Salary

Being one of the most recognized and famous football coaches of all time as well as leading several football club and Germany to the pinnacle of success, he has earned a ton of fortune.

Talking about his salary, he was the highest paid coach with earnings of € £3.31 million which is highest for all the 32 football coaches at the FIFA World Cup in Russia. His salary at the FIFA World Cup 2014 was reported to be $3,602,460. Low was paid the yearly salary of €3.2 million during the Euro 2016.

His net worth combined with his assets as well as endorsement deals is assumed to be around $ 10 million. Low prefers wearing very expensive outfits. He can be seen wearing suits and shirts by Hugo Boss. His favorite products include Adidas.

Low often rides for training on his Mercedes. He has several other models of Mercedes. Moreover, he owns a luxurious house in Germany.

Joachim Low’s Managerial Career

He started his managerial as well as coaching career with the youth team of Swiss club of FC Frauenfeld and later to coach several football clubs such as VfB Stuttgart, Fenerbahce, Karlsruher SC, Adanaspor, Tirol Innsbruck and Austria Wien.

After a disappointing UEFA Euro 2004, Jurgen Klinsmann took over the role of the head coach and Low was the assistant manager.

He was promoted to be the manager of Germany national in the summer role and his first game as a coach was against Sweden in a friendly on 16 August 2016 in a winning effort which Miroslav Klose scored two goals.

Low crowning achievement came as a manager as well as a head coach when Germany won the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil by beating Argentina in the final.

He later also won the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 in Russia.

Currently, he is still the head coach of Germany national team in spite of  Germany being eliminated from the Group stage of 2018 FIFA World Cup at Russia.

Joachim Low’s Personal Life

Currently, 58, the German coach and manager, Joachim Low stands at a height of 6 feet tall.

Talking about his personal life, he is a happily married man. He is married to his longtime girlfriend, Daniela  Low in 1986.

The couple first met and began a relationship in 1978 and later got married after eight years in 1986.

The pair has no children but in spite of this fact, the family of Low is enjoying a  happy and blissful life with no signs of divorce and separation. The couple have been sponsoring the orphan kids of Ghana with their upkeep. 

 He has been charged with reckless driving and lost his driving license on two occasions.

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