Christian Mayrleb

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Christian Mayrleb
Personal information
Full name Christian Mayrleb
Date of birth (1972-06-08) June 8, 1972 (age 42)
Place of birth Wels, Austria
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position striker
Club information
Current team
FC Pasching
Number 9
Youth career
1981–1991 SK VOEST Linz
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1992-1993 Stahl Linz 2 (0)
1993-1994 SV Ried 76 (35)
1994-1996 Admira/Wacker 66 (15)
1996-1997 FC Tirol Innsbruck 53 (17)
1998 Sheffield Wednesday 3 (0)
1998-2002 Austria Vienna 134 (65)
2003-2005 SV Pasching 75 (38)
2005-2006 Red Bull Salzburg 28 (7)
2006-2007 SV Pasching 30 (11)
2007-2010 LASK Linz 108 (33)
2011- FC Pasching 9 (3)
National team
1998-2005 Austria 30 (6)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18 March 2012.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of August 11, 2009

Christian Mayrleb (born 8 June 1972 in Wels) is an Austrian footballer who currently plays for Austrian team FC Pasching.

Club career[edit]

Born in Upper Austria, Mayrleb started his professional career at Second Division side Stahl Linz and SV Ried before joining First level outfit Admira/Wacker at the start of the 1994/1995 season. He then played for FC Tirol Innsbruck where he was snapped up by English Premier League club Sheffield Wednesday, only to return to Austria after half a season on the subs' bench. He moved to Vienna giants Austria Vienna for a prolific 4 years before moving on to play for SV Pasching, Red Bull Salzburg and ending up in Linz again with LASK Linz.

In November 2006 Mayrleb failed a drug test but was cleared by a League disciplinary panel because no evidence was found he was taking performance-enhancing drugs.[1]

International career[edit]

He made his debut for Austria in an August 1998 friendly match against France and came on as a substitute in his first six matches for the national team. He scored his first goal two months after his debut game. He earned 29 caps, scoring 6 goals. His last international was a September 2005 World Cup qualification match against Azerbaijan.

Honours[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Austrian league clears Mayrleb of doping - ESPN Sports
  2. ^ "Österreichs Torschützenkönige". www.oberliga-a.at. Retrieved 2008-08-11. [dead link]

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