He first began his soccer career playing for the Kiersper Soccer Club's youth squad.
About Roger Schmidt
Former midfielder that played professionally in Germany from 1986 up until 2005. After retiring in 2005, he began his professional coaching career.
He grew up living with his family in Kierspe, West Germany.
Friends and colleagues
He coached Carlos Vinicius while at PSV Eindhoven during the 2022 club season.
While coaching for PSV Eindhoven during the 2021 club season, he won the Johan Cruyff Shield trophy.