Andreas Heraf

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Andreas Heraf
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Personal information
Full name Andreas Heraf
Date of birth (1967-09-10) 10 September 1967 (age 47)
Place of birth Vienna, Austria
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Youth career
Graphia Wien
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1985–1988 Rapid Wien 55 (6)
1988–1990 First Vienna 76 (19)
1991 Austria Salzburg 11 (4)
1991–1994 Vorwärts Steyr 80 (23)
1994 Hannover 96 17 (3)
1995–1999 Rapid Wien 135 (21)
2000–2001 FC Kärnten 30 (0)
National team
1996–1998 Austria 11 (1)
Teams managed
2001–2002 1. FC Saarbrücken
2003–2005 Austria Lustenau
2005 SC Schwanenstadt
2006 FC Superfund
2006–2007 SC Schwanenstadt
2007–2008 SC-ESV Parndorf 1919
2008– Austria U-20
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Andreas Heraf (born 10 September 1967 in Vienna) is an Austrian football manager and former player.[1]

Club career[edit]

A defensive midfielder, Heraf started his professional playing career at Rapid Wien and moved to city rivals First Vienna in 1988. He then had half a season at Austria Salzburg, before joining Vorwärts Steyr. After another half season at German Second division side Hannover 96, he returned to Rapid Wien. In his first season back, the longhaired Heraf played in the 1995–96 UEFA Cup Winners Cup Final against Paris St Germain in Brussels, which Rapid lost. He finished his career at FC Kärnten.

International career[edit]

He made his debut for Austria in an April 1996 friendly match against Hungary and was a participant at the 1998 FIFA World Cup but he did not play. He earned 11 caps, scoring one goal. His last international was an October 1998 World Cup qualification match against San Marino.


Managerial career[edit]

After retiring he became a manager. His clubs to date are Austria Lustenau (2003–2005), SC Schwanenstadt (August 2005 – December 2005), FC Superfund (January 2006 – March 2006) and SC Schwanenstadt again (July 2006-Autumn 2007). After a few months at SC-ESV Parndorf 1919 he joined the Austrian U-20 set-up.


This article incorporates information from the German Wikipedia.
  1. ^ "Heraf, Andreas" (in German). Retrieved 8 July 2012. 

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