Andreas Hilfiker

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Andreas Hilfiker
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Personal information
Full name Andreas Hilfiker
Date of birth (1969-02-11) 11 February 1969 (age 45)
Place of birth Aarau, Switzerland
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
VfL Wolfsburg (Goalkeeping coach)
Youth career
1981–1986 FC Kölliken
1986–1987 FC Aarau
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1987–1997 FC Aarau 198 (0)
1997–1999 1. FC Nuremberg 35 (0)
1999–2000 Tennis Borussia Berlin 32 (0)
2000–2001 SSV Ulm 1846 31 (0)
2001–2002 FC Vaduz 17 (0)
2002–2004 FC Luzern 56 (0)
2004–2005 Zug 94 7 (0)
Total 376 (0)
National team
1997–1999 Switzerland 8 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Andreas Hilfiker (born 11 February 1969 in Aarau[1]) is a former Swiss international footballer.[2]

Playing career[edit]

Hilfiker joined FC Aarau in 1986, playing nearly 200 league games for the first team in over 10 years before moving to Germany, where he signed for 1. FC Nuremberg. At this time, in the late 1990s, he made eight appearances for the Switzerland national football team. Hilfiker later played for Tennis Borussia Berlin and SSV Ulm 1846 before signing for FC Vaduz in Liechtenstein. He also played for FC Luzern and Zug 94 in his native Switzerland.

Coaching career[edit]

At the end of his playing career, Hilfiker became the goalkeeping coach of FC Thun. After a period in the same role at his home-team club FC Aarau, he became the goalkeeping coach of VfL Wolfsburg in 2008.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "VfL Wolfsburg: Andreas Hilfiker". VfL Wolfsburg. Archived from the original on 19 October 2010. Retrieved 4 November 2010. 
  2. ^ "Hilfiker, Andreas". kicker.de (in German). Retrieved 8 September 2011. 

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