Christian Schwegler

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Christian Schwegler
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Personal information
Full name Christian Schwegler
Date of birth (1984-06-06) 6 June 1984 (age 30)
Place of birth Ettiswil, Switzerland
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Red Bull Salzburg
Number 6
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2003-2005 FC Lucerne 95 (0)
2005 Arminia Bielefeld 7 (0)
2006-2009 BSC Young Boys 105 (1)
2009- FC Red Bull Salzburg 107 (1)
National team
2003-2006 Switzerland U-21 6 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 30 June 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 7 June 2009

Christian Schwegler (born 6 June 1984 in Ettiswil) is a footballer from Switzerland who currently plays as defender for Red Bull Salzburg in the Austrian Bundesliga.[1]

Schwegler is known for his long throw-ins. He is the brother of Pirmin Schwegler.

Christian joined Red Bull Salzburg during the summer of 2009 from Young Boys Bern for a fee of €0.6m. During the Red Bulls' 6-1 win over SV Mattersburg on 27 March 2010, Schwegler scored his first goal since joining the club.

Honors[edit]

  • Austrian Champion (4): 2009, 2010, 2012, 2014
  • Austrian Cup (2): 2012, 2014

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