Hans-Jorg Butt

Date of birth28 May 1974
Place of birthBerlin
NationalityGerman
Weight91 kg
Height1.91 m
PositionGoalkeeper

Butt began his career at Second Division TSV Grossenkneten and Vfb Oldenburg before moving to the Bundesliga with Hamburg in 1997.

Although regarded as one of the best goalkeepers in Germany, he failed to break the domination of Oliver Kahn and Jens Lehmann for the number one jersey.

He did make his international debut in June 2000 against Liechtenstein.

At club level, he moved to Bayer Leverkusen in the close season of 2001.

He is a good shot-stopper possessing great reflexes and is known to take Bayer Leverkusen's penalties scoring nine in one season (he scored 18 in his career at Hamburg).

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
VfB Oldenburg 01 Jul 1994 01 Jul 1997
Hamburger SV 01 Jul 1997 01 Jul 2001
Bayer Leverkusen 01 Jul 2001

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Clean sheets Conceded Y R
2000-01 Hamburger SV Bundesliga 32 6 52
2000-01 Hamburger SV UEFA Champions League 8 1 9
2000-01 Hamburger SV UEFA Cup 2 4
2001-02 Bayer Leverkusen Bundesliga 34 9 37
2001-02 Bayer Leverkusen UEFA Champions League 19 3 27
1
2002-03 Bayer Leverkusen Bundesliga 33 6 53
1
2002-03 Bayer Leverkusen UEFA Champions League 10 2 17
1
2003-04 Bayer Leverkusen Bundesliga 34 10 39
1
2004-05 Bayer Leverkusen Bundesliga 34 7 43
2004-05 Bayer Leverkusen UEFA Champions League 2 6
2005-06 Bayer Leverkusen Bundesliga 34 4 49
1
2006-07 Bayer Leverkusen Bundesliga 22 3 32
1
1
2006-07 Bayer Leverkusen UEFA Cup 3 3
2009-10 Bayern München UEFA Champions League 2 4
2011-12 Bayern München UEFA Champions League 1 2


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
08 Aug 2000 Brøndby v Hamburger SV W 0-2 UEFA Champions League 3rd round 1st leg
12 Aug 2000 Hamburger SV v TSV 1860 München D 2-2 Bundesliga 1
19 Aug 2000 Hertha Berlin v Hamburger SV L 4-0 Bundesliga 2
23 Aug 2000 Hamburger SV v Brøndby D 0-0
Agg: 2-0
UEFA Champions League 3rd round 2nd leg
06 Sep 2000 Hamburger SV v Werder Bremen W 2-1 Bundesliga 3
09 Sep 2000 VfL Bochum v Hamburger SV W 0-4 Bundesliga 4
13 Sep 2000 Hamburger SV v Juventus D 4-4 UEFA Champions League Group E
16 Sep 2000 Hamburger SV v Borussia Dortmund L 2-3 Bundesliga 5
19 Sep 2000 Deportivo La Coruña v Hamburger SV L 2-1 UEFA Champions League Group E
23 Sep 2000 VfL Wolfsburg v Hamburger SV D 4-4 Bundesliga 6
26 Sep 2000 Hamburger SV v Panathinaikos L 0-1 UEFA Champions League Group E
30 Sep 2000 Hamburger SV v Schalke 04 W 2-0 Bundesliga 7
14 Oct 2000 VfB Stuttgart v Hamburger SV D 3-3 Bundesliga 8
18 Oct 2000 Panathinaikos v Hamburger SV D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Group E
21 Oct 2000 Hamburger SV v Eintracht Frankfurt W 2-0 Bundesliga 9
24 Oct 2000 Juventus v Hamburger SV W 1-3 UEFA Champions League Group E
28 Oct 2000 SpVgg Unterhaching v Hamburger SV L 2-1 Bundesliga 10
04 Nov 2000 Hamburger SV v SC Freiburg W 5-0 Bundesliga 11
08 Nov 2000 Hamburger SV v Deportivo La Coruña D 1-1 UEFA Champions League Group E
11 Nov 2000 1.FC Köln v Hamburger SV L 4-2 Bundesliga 12
18 Nov 2000 Hamburger SV v Bayer Leverkusen L 1-3 Bundesliga 13
23 Nov 2000 AS Roma v Hamburger SV L 1-0 UEFA Cup 3rd round 1st leg
25 Nov 2000 Hansa Rostock v Hamburger SV L 1-0 Bundesliga 14
03 Dec 2000 1.FC Kaiserslautern v Hamburger SV L 2-1 Bundesliga 15
07 Dec 2000 Hamburger SV v AS Roma L 0-3
Agg: 0-4
UEFA Cup 3rd round 2nd leg
10 Dec 2000 Hamburger SV v Energie Cottbus W 2-1 Bundesliga 16
13 Dec 2000 Bayern München v Hamburger SV L 2-1 Bundesliga 17
16 Dec 2000 TSV 1860 München v Hamburger SV L 2-1 Bundesliga 18
28 Jan 2001 Hamburger SV v Hertha Berlin L 1-2 Bundesliga 19
03 Feb 2001 Werder Bremen v Hamburger SV L 3-1 Bundesliga 20
10 Feb 2001 Hamburger SV v VfL Bochum W 3-0 Bundesliga 21
17 Feb 2001 Borussia Dortmund v Hamburger SV L 4-2 Bundesliga 22
24 Feb 2001 Hamburger SV v VfL Wolfsburg W 3-2 Bundesliga 23
04 Mar 2001 Schalke 04 v Hamburger SV W 0-1 Bundesliga 24
11 Mar 2001 Hamburger SV v VfB Stuttgart D 2-2 Bundesliga 25
17 Mar 2001 Eintracht Frankfurt v Hamburger SV D 1-1 Bundesliga 26
31 Mar 2001 Hamburger SV v SpVgg Unterhaching D 1-1 Bundesliga 27
07 Apr 2001 SC Freiburg v Hamburger SV D 0-0 Bundesliga 28
15 Apr 2001 Hamburger SV v 1.FC Köln D 1-1 Bundesliga 29
21 Apr 2001 Bayer Leverkusen v Hamburger SV D 1-1 Bundesliga 30
29 Apr 2001 Hamburger SV v Hansa Rostock W 2-1 Bundesliga 31
05 May 2001 Hamburger SV v 1.FC Kaiserslautern D 1-1 Bundesliga 32


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Clean sheets Conceded Y R
1999-00 Germany B International 2 5
1999-00 Germany International Friendly
1
2000-01 Germany B International 1 1
2001-02 Germany International Friendly
1
2002-03 Germany International Friendly
1
2009-10 Germany FIFA World Cup 1 2


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
06 Oct 1999 Russia v Germany D 1-1 B INTER
28 Mar 2000 Germany v Russia D 4-4 B INTER
07 Jun 2000 Germany v Liechtenstein W 8-2 International Friendly
15 Aug 2000 Portugal v Germany W 0-2 B INTER
27 Mar 2002 Germany v USA W 4-2 International Friendly
01 Jun 2003 Germany v Canada W 4-1 International Friendly
10 Jul 2010 Uruguay v Germany W 2-3 FIFA World Cup Finals 3rd place


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.