|Full name||Norbert Hofmann|
|Date of birth||14 August 1951|
|Place of birth||Germany|
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|Playing position||Utility player|
|1979–1984||FC Bayer 05 Uerdingen||142||(33)|
|1991–1993||SC 08 Bamberg|
|1996–1999||SpVgg Jahn Forchheim|
|1999–2001||1. SC Feucht|
|2003–2008||1. FC Sand|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Norbert Hofmann (born 14 August 1951) is a German football manager and former player.
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