Miroslav Klose

Born: June 9, 1978 (age 37)

Height: 6'0" (183cm)

Hometown: Opole, Poland
Nationality: Germany German

Position: Striker
Team: Lazio (no. 11)
Germany's striker Miroslav Klose celebrates after scoring the 1-0 during the FIFA World Cup 2014 group C qualifying football match of Germany vs Austria on September 6, 2013
Career History
Senior2007-2011Bayern Munich
2011-Lazio
International2001-Germany
Sports Mole has 360 articles about Miroslav Klose. Articles 1 to 40:
Antonio Candreva celebrates scoring for Lazio against Inter on December 20, 2015
Result: Lazio end Inter Milan's Champions League hopes
Inter Milan's Champions League hopes are ended as goals from Miroslav Klose and Antonio Candreva hand Lazio a 2-0 win over the Nerazzurri at the Stadio Olimpico.
21:40
Domenico Berardi celebrates scoring during the Serie A game between Lazio and Sassuolo on February 29, 2016
Result: Hapless Lazio slip to Sassuolo defeat
A goal in either half from Domenico Berardi and Gregoire Defrel earn Sassuolo a 2-0 victory from their trip to Lazio.
Feb 29, 19:54
Galatasaray's German forward Lukas Podolski celebrates scoring during the UEFA Champions League football match between Galatasaray AS and SL Benfica at the Ali Sami Yen Spor Kompleks stadium in Istanbul on October 21, 2015.
Report: One German for another at Lazio
A report claims that Lazio are hoping to replace Miroslav Klose with his fellow German Lukas Podolski in the summer.
Feb 22, 22:35
Alessandro Matri of Lazio celebrates with teammates after scoring in his side's 5-2 victory over Hellas Verona on February 11, 2016
Result: Lazio hold off Hellas Verona fightback to move seventh
Lazio hold off a Hellas Verona fightback before going on to thrash Serie A's bottom side 5-2 at the Stadio Olimpico.
Feb 11, 21:40
Antonio Candreva of Lazio competes for the ball with Alvaro Morata of Juventus on January 20, 2016
Result: Juventus through to Coppa Italia semi-finals
Stephan Lichtsteiner's goal puts Juventus through to the Coppa Italia semi-final after a one-sided affair in Rome.
Jan 20, 21:38
Paulo Dybala #21 with his teammates of Juventus FC celebrates after scoring the team's second goal during the Serie A match between SS Lazio and Juventus FC at Stadio Olimpico on December 4, 2015
Result: Juventus claim victory over Lazio at Stadio Olimpico
Juventus claim a 2-0 victory over Lazio as an own goal from Santiago Gentiletti and a strike from Paulo Dybala fire them to the three points at the Stadio Olimpico.
Dec 4, 21:43
Juventus' forward from Croatia Mario Mandzukic (L) celebrates Juventus' forward from Colombia Juan Cuadrado (C), Juventus' midfielder from Italy Claudio Marchisio and Juventus' defender from Italy Leonardo Bonucci (R) after scoring during the Italian Seri
Team News: Three changes for Juventus against Lazio
Juventus make three changes to their side for their Serie A clash with Lazio at the Stadio Olimpico.
Dec 4, 18:56
Empoli FC players celebrate a goal scored by Lorenzo Tonelli #26 during the Serie A match between Genoa CFC and Empoli FC at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on October 20, 2014
Result: Early Lorenzo Tonelli strike gives Empoli win over Lazio
An early Lorenzo Tonelli goal gives Empoli a 1-0 win over Lazio in Serie A, as Miroslav Klose has two goals disallowed for the visitors.
Nov 29, 18:58
Edin Dzeko of AS Roma with team mates celebrate him scoring the opening goal from penalty spot during the Serie A match between AS Roma and SS Lazio at Stadio Olimpico on November 8, 2015 in Rome, Italy.
Result: Roma ease to derby victory over Lazio
Edin Dzeko and Gervinho score as Roma earn a 2-0 victory over city rivals Lazio in the Rome derby at the Stadio Olimpico.
Nov 8, 15:54
Miroslav Klose of SS Lazio celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between SS Lazio and AC Chievo Verona at Stadio Olimpico on April 26, 2015
Team News: Miroslav Klose leads Lazio attack against AC Milan
Veteran striker Miroslav Klose leads the line for Lazio as they welcome Serie A rivals AC Milan to the Stadio Olimpico.
Nov 1, 19:06
Lazio's midfielder from Bosnia-Herzegovina Senad Lulic (2ndL) celebrates with teammates after scoring during the Italian Serie A football match Lazio vs Torino on October 25, 2015
Result: Senad Lulic, Felipe Anderson score as Lazio beat Torino in close encounter
Lazio move up to third in Serie A after a 3-0 win over Torino thanks to goals from Senad Lulic and Felipe Anderson.
Oct 25, 18:59
Miroslav Klose of SS Lazio celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between SS Lazio and AC Chievo Verona at Stadio Olimpico on April 26, 2015
Team News: Miroslav Klose starts for Lazio, Torino missing valuable midfielders
Miroslav Klose starts up front for Lazio in their Serie A clash with Torino, who have a host of midfielders missing.
Oct 25, 16:12
Miroslav Klose of SS Lazio celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between SS Lazio and AC Chievo Verona at Stadio Olimpico on April 26, 2015
Team News: Miroslav Klose returns for Lazio
Miroslav Klose makes his return to the Lazio starting lineup for their Serie A meeting with Sassuolo.
Oct 18, 13:18
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain of England (7) celebrates with Adam Lallana (11) as he scores their third goal during the UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying Group E match between Lithuania and England at LFF Stadionas on October 12, 2015
100% European Championships qualifying records: How they fared
As England qualify for the European Championships with a 100% winning record, Sports Mole looks at the four other nations that have achieved that feat.
Oct 14, 11:53
West German forward Gerd Muller (L) scores the second goal for his team despite the being pressured by Dutch defender Rudi Krol, 07 July 1974 in Munich, during the World Soccer Cup final. West Germany defeated the Netherlands 2-1.
Gerd Muller receiving treatment for Alzheimer's disease
Bayern Munich and Germany legend Gerd Muller is diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease.
Oct 7, 00:16
Republic of Ireland's new football manager Martin O'Neill speaks during a press conference to announce his official appointment at the Gibson Hotel in Dublin, Ireland on November 9, 2013
Preview: Republic of Ireland vs. Germany
Sports Mole previews the Euro 2016 qualifying clash between the Republic of Ireland and Germany at the Aviva Stadium.
Oct 6, 21:08
Lazio's forward from Senegal Balde Diao Keita celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League playoff football match between Lazio and Bayer Leverkusen, at Olympic stadium in Rome on August 18, 2015
Team News: Keita Balde Diao leads Lazio attack against Udinese
Keita Balde Diao starts up front as Lazio welcome Serie A rivals Udinese to the Stadio Olimpico.
Sep 13, 16:30
Wayne Rooney of England celebrates scoring their second goal from the penalty spot during the UEFA EURO 2016 Group E qualifying match between England and Switzerland at Wembley Stadium on September 8, 2015
Gary Lineker: 'Wayne Rooney could score 70 for England'
England legend Gary Lineker believes that Wayne Rooney could end up scoring up to 70 goals for his country having surpassed Sir Bobby Charlton's record.
Sep 9, 22:41
Ferenc Puskas poses in a Real Madrid strip on January 01, 1960.
European football's all-time top international goalscorers
As Robbie Keane closes in on Gerd Muller's goalscoring record, Sports Mole looks at European football's most prolific marksmen.
Sep 7, 15:12
Leverkusen's midfielder Hakan Calhanoglu (L) scores his team's opening goal during the German first division Bundesliga football match Hannover 96 v Bayer 04 Leverkusen, on August 22, 2015
Team News: Admir Mehmedi comes in for Bayer Leverkusen against Lazio
Bayer Leverkusen decide to include frontman Admir Mehmedi in place of Son Heung-min as they welcome travelling Lazio in their Champions League qualifying clash.
Aug 26, 19:26
Stefan Kiessling (R) of Bayer Leverkusen competes for the ball with Miroslav Klose (C) and Dusan Basta of SS Lazio during the UEFA Champions League qualifying round play off first leg match between SS Lazio and Bayer Leverkusen at Olimpico Stadium on Augu
Preview: Bayer Leverkusen vs. Lazio
Sports Mole looks ahead to the second leg of the Champions League qualifier between Bayer Leverkusen and Lazio.
Aug 25, 16:55
Joel Campbell of Arsenal celebrates scoring during the Emirates Cup match between Arsenal and Benfica at the Emirates Stadium on August 2, 2014
Lazio plot Joel Campbell bid?
Arsenal forward Joel Campbell is wanted on loan by Serie A giants Lazio, according to a report.
Aug 21, 21:59
Lazio's midfielder Antonio Candreva celebrates his goal during the Italian Serie A football match between Lazio Rome and Palermo on February 22, 2015
Preview: Lazio vs. Bologna
Sports Mole previews the Serie A clash between Lazio and newly-promoted Bologna at the Stadio Olimpico.
Aug 21, 01:39
Miroslav Klose of SS Lazio celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between SS Lazio and AC Chievo Verona at Stadio Olimpico on April 26, 2015
Miroslav Klose suffers torn thigh muscle
Lazio striker Miroslav Klose faces an extended spell on the sidelines after suffering a suspected torn thigh muscle.
Aug 19, 14:59
Lazio's forward from Senegal Balde Diao Keita celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League playoff football match between Lazio and Bayer Leverkusen, at Olympic stadium in Rome on August 18, 2015
Result: Keita Balde Diao grabs winner for Lazio against Bayer Leverkusen
Lazio secure a 1-0 win over Bayer Leverkusen in their Champions League playoff first leg at the Stadio Olimpico, thanks to Keita Balde Diao's second-half strike.
Aug 18, 21:44
Stefan Kiessling (R) of Bayer Leverkusen competes for the ball with Miroslav Klose (C) and Dusan Basta of SS Lazio during the UEFA Champions League qualifying round play off first leg match between SS Lazio and Bayer Leverkusen at Olimpico Stadium on Augu
Half-Time Report: All square between Lazio, Bayer Leverkusen
The Champions League playoff first leg between Lazio and Bayer Leverkusen is goalless at the break.
Aug 18, 20:37
Miroslav Klose of SS Lazio celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between SS Lazio and AC Chievo Verona at Stadio Olimpico on April 26, 2015
Christoph Kramer: 'We can stop Miroslav Klose'
Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Christoph Kramer claims that the Bundesliga side are looking forward to the challenge of facing Lazio striker Miroslav Klose.
Aug 18, 12:08
Leverkusen's midfielder Hakan Calhanoglu celebrates scoring with South Korean striker Heung Min Son during the German first division Bundesliga football match between Bayer 04 Leverkusen and FC Bayern Munich at the BayArena in Leverkusen, western Germany,
Preview: Lazio vs. Bayer Leverkusen
Sports Mole looks ahead to the Champions League qualifier between Lazio and Bayer Leverkusen at the Stadio Olimpico.
Aug 17, 12:57
Kingsley Coman of Juventus FC contests the ball against Miroslav Klose of Lazio during the Italian Super Cup final football match between Juventus and Lazio at Shanghai Stadium on August 8, 2015
Result: Juventus win Supercoppa Italiana
Mario Mandzukic and Paulo Dybala both score in the second half to give Juventus a 2-0 win over Lazio in the Supercoppa Italiana.
Aug 8, 14:59
Juventus' French midfielder Labile Paul Pogba celebrates after scoring during the Italian Serie A football match Juventus Vs Chievo Verona on January 25, 2015
Preview: Juventus vs. Lazio
Sports Mole previews this weekend's Italian Super Cup clash between Juventus and Lazio in Shanghai.
Aug 6, 18:24
Francesco Totti #10 with his teammates of AS Roma celebrates after scoring the opening goal from penalty spot during the Serie A match between AS Roma and Atalanta BC at Stadio Olimpico on April 19, 2015
Five teams that could beat Juventus to the Serie A title
Sports Mole takes a look at five clubs who could challenge Juventus for the Serie A title this season.
Jul 26, 15:56
Louis van Gaal the manager of Manchester United looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on March 15, 2015
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal: Five bust-ups
Sports Mole takes a look a five confrontations that Louis van Gaal has had with players during his managerial career.
Jul 21, 12:55
Brazil striker Ronaldo celebrates after scoring his second goal during the 1998 World Cup second round match between Brazil and Chile on June 27, 1998
On this day: Ronaldo strikes to enter World Cup folklore
On this day in 2006, Brazilian sensation Ronaldo etched his name in the history books by becoming the World Cup's highest-ever scorer.
Jun 27, 08:00
Robin van Persie of Manchester United scores from the penalty spot during the Barclays Premier League match against Burnley on February 11, 2015
Lazio director further downplays Robin van Persie transfer links
Lazio sporting director Igli Tare claims that the club do not have the funds to sign Robin van Persie from Manchester United this summer.
Jun 8, 16:11
Miroslav Klose of SS Lazio celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between SS Lazio and AC Chievo Verona at Stadio Olimpico on April 26, 2015
Miroslav Klose to see out final year of Lazio contract
Miroslav Klose ends speculation about his future by confirming that he will stay at Lazio for the final year of his contract.
Jun 8, 15:37
Germany's Jurgen Klinsmann celebrates scoring at the World Cup on June 17, 1994.
Preview: Germany vs. USA
Sports Mole previews the upcoming friendly between Germany and the USA, who are managed by former German international Jurgen Klinsmann.
Jun 8, 12:36
Marco Parolo of Lazio celebrates after scoring goal 1-0 during the Serie A match between SSC Napoli and SS Lazio at Stadio San Paolo on May 31, 2015
Result: Late Lazio strikes sink Napoli Champions League hopes
Ogenyi Onazi and Miroslav Klose score in the dying minutes as Lazio edge out Napoli for the final Champions League place.
May 31, 21:49
Napoli's Lorenzo Insigne scores the opening goal against Fiorentina during the Coppa Italia Cup final on May 3, 2014
Team News: Lorenzo Insigne on bench for Lazio clash
Napoli leave Lorenzo Insigne on the bench as they try to earn a Champions League place at the expense of Lazio.
May 31, 19:14
Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa in action for Roma on December 10, 2014
Result: Roma earn late win over Lazio
Roma seal a second-place finish in Serie A with a late win in the Rome derby against Lazio.
May 25, 18:57
Antonio Candreva of SS Lazio celebrates after scoring his team's opening goal from the penalty spot during the Serie A match between Udinese Calcio and SS Lazio at Stadio Friuli on February 15, 2015
Half-Time Report: Lazio frustrated by Roma
Lazio and Roma both fail to find the net during the first half of the Rome derby.
May 25, 17:52
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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
CJuventus36284469185188
2Napoli35227672304273
3Roma352011474383671
4Inter Milan361971047341364
5Fiorentina361791056401660
6SassuoloSassuolo36141394539655
7AC Milan361412104740754
8Lazio36149134747051
9AC Chievo VeronaChievo361310134342149
10Torino36129155051-145
11Empoli361110153746-943
12Genoa35127163943-443
13Bologna36118173344-1141
14Atalanta BCAtalanta351011143743-641
15Sampdoria361010164853-540
16Udinese36108183357-2438
17CarpiCarpi36811173453-1935
18Palermo3698193563-2835
19FrosinoneFrosinone3687213571-3631
RHellas VeronaHellas Verona36413193059-2925