|Full name||Christoph Westerthaler|
|Date of birth||January 11, 1965|
|Place of birth||Silz, Austria|
|Height||1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)|
|Playing position||midfielder or striker|
|1983-1986||FC Wacker Innsbruck||30||(7)|
|1988-1994||FC Swarovski Tirol||167||(66)|
|1994-1995||SK Vorwärts Steyr||49||(14)|
|2002-2005||FC Wacker Tirol (assistant)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
Nicknamed Gischi, Westerthaler was a small-built striker who started his professional career at FC Wacker Innsbruck and stayed with them for 9 years, split by a 2 season period at LASK Linz. With the Tyrolean side he won 2 league titles and 2 domestic cups. In 1994 he moved to SK Vorwärts Steyr only to rejoin LASK two years later. In 1997 he moved abroad and played in Germany for the two major Frankfurt teams and VfL Osnabrück.
In the summer of 2001 he finished his career as a player because of a knee cartilage damage.
He made his debut for Austria in an October 1989 friendly match against Malta but was not considered for the 1990 FIFA World Cup. He earned 6 caps, no goals scored. His final international game was a November 1993 World Cup qualification match against Sweden.
- Austrian Football Bundesliga (2):
- 1989, 1990
- Austrian Cup (1):
- 1989, 1993
- Austrian Bundesliga Top Goalscorer (1):
- 1992