Football Reporter Gert Zimmermann is dead. He died at the age of 69 of cancer.
Born in Dresden, worked for the times of the GDR as a waiter at the inter hotel Neva. By the way, he reported for the daily newspaper “The Union” on Dynamo Dresden, was later to the cult club stadium announcer.
After the turn realized “Zimmi” his dream of a Radio sports reporter. He was head of sports at the MDR-Radio, broadcast since the matches of Dynamo live.
With a distinctive voice celebrated and suffered from a carpenter for decades with the club and with him and his listeners. This emotional kind of not liked all of them, the man with the micro-split the masses. But one thing is indisputable: knew him, everyone! And he probably commented on the SGD-games in the sky diligently…