Erich Obermayer

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Erich Obermayer
Personal information
Full name Erich Obermayer
Date of birth (1953-01-23) 23 January 1953 (age 62)
Place of birth Vienna, Austria
Height 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Defender
Youth career
FC Wien
1969–1971 Austria Wien
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1971–1989 Austria Wien 544 (15)
National team
1975–1985 Austria 50 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Erich Obermayer (born 23 January 1953 in Wien) is a former Austrian football player.

Club career[edit]

Obermayer came aged 16 from FC Wien and played 20 years for Austria Wien. He was chosen in Austria's Team of the Century in 2001.

International career[edit]

He made his debut for Austria in an April 1975 European Championship qualification match against Hungary and was a participant at the 1978 FIFA World Cup, where he scored a goal in a match against the Netherlands, and 1982 FIFA World Cup where he skippered the team. He earned 50 caps, scoring one goal.[1] His last international was a March 1985 friendly match against the Soviet Union.

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