Ottmar Hitzfeld is a former German professional football player and retired manager with the estimated net worth of $5 million. Ottmar joined the Swiss first division team, FC Basel and stayed with the team over the following four years. During his stint with the team, they won the 1972 and 1973 Swiss tournaments. Ottmar also played for VfB Stuttgart, Lugano and Luzern. Hitzfeld chose to conclude his career in 1983. Also on precisely the same year, he got his first coaching job with all the FC Zug and stayed with the team to get a year. In 1984, he received an offer to handle FC Aarau which continued until 1988. Hitzfeld went to the Grasshopper from 1988 to 1991. During his tenure, the team won the Swiss Super League in 1989-90 and 1990-91, Swiss Cup champ in 1990-91 and 1989 Swiss Super Cup. In 1991, he received an offer from Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund. He served as manager for Bayern Munich between 1991-1997 and 2007-2008. Hitzfeld commanded Bundesliga by winning the title five times. Also, he was the Swiss national team coach from 2008 to 2014. He announced his retirement from coaching on July 1, 2014. Ottmar Hitzfeld was born on January 12, 1949 in Lorrach, West Germany.