|Type||Competed in Olympic Games|
|Born||25 May 1950 in Sandersdorf, Sachsen-Anhalt (GER)|
|Measurements||171 cm / 68 kg|
|Affiliations||Hallescher FC, Halle (Saale) (GER)|
Forward Werner Peter was on the final East German football (soccer) squad at the 1980 Moskva Olympics that won the silver medal after losing the final against Czechoslovakia 1-0. He earned nine international caps, scoring one goal and 15 more with the GDR Olympic team, scoring six goals.
Domestically, Peter played with FC Chemie Halle from 1970-84 in 277 Oberliga matches, scoring 85 goals. After German re-unification he became general manager of Halle until 1992. He then worked as a football (soccer) coach at lower league clubs.
|Games||Discipline (Sport) / Event||NOC / Team||Pos||Medal||As|
|1980 Summer Olympics||Football (Football)||GDR||Werner Peter|
|Football, Men (Olympic)||East Germany||2||Silver|