FC Etzella Ettelbruck

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FC Etzella
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Full name Football Club Etzella Ettelbruck
Founded 21 May 1917
Ground Stade Am Deich, Ettelbruck
Ground Capacity 2,020
Chairman Luxembourg Tun DiBari
Manager Germany Klaus-Peter Wagner
League Luxembourg National Division
2013–14 6th

Football Club Etzella Ettelbruck, abbreviated to either FC Etzella or Etzella Ettelbruck, is a football club, based in Ettelbruck, in north-eastern Luxembourg.

History[edit]

In the 2005–06 season, Etzella finished third in the National Division, winning a place in the UEFA Cup first qualifying round, where they lost to Åtvidabergs FF of Sweden 7–0 on aggregate. In 2006–07, the club improved to a second place finish, this time falling to HJK Helsinki of Finland 3–0 on aggregate in the UEFA Cup first qualifying round. In 2007–08 season, Etzella slipped to fourth place, but returned to European competition. In the first round of the Intertoto Cup, they beat Georgian side Lokomotiv Tbilisi by drawing 0–0 at home and 2–2 away, advancing to play FC Saturn Moscow Oblast in the second round.

Timeline[edit]

  • 1917: Club founded as FC Etzella Ettelbruck
  • 1940: Club renamed as FV Ettelbrück during the German occupation
  • 1944: Original name FC Etzella Ettelbruck restored
  • 1971: First season in National Division
  • 1981: Moved to current stadium, Stade Am Deich
  • 2001: Winners of Luxembourg Cup
  • 2001: First participation in European competition (season 2001–02)
  • 2007: Finished second in the National Division
  • 2008: Won first round tie in Intertoto Cup

Honours[edit]

Runners-up (1): 2006–07
Winners (1): 2000–01
Runners-up (2): 2002–03, 2003–04

European Competition[edit]

FC Etzella have qualified for UEFA European competition five times.

Qualifying round (6): 2001–02, 2003–04, 2004–05, 2005–06, 2006–07, 2007–08
Second round: 2008

Overall, Etzella's record in European competition reads:

P W D L GF GA GD
UEFA Cup 12 0 0 12 4 36 -32
Intertoto Cup 4 0 3 1 3 10 -7

Current squad[edit]

As of 1 October, 2014.

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Luxembourg GK Philippe Hahm
2 Germany MF Alexander Adrian
4 Poland DF Bartlomiej Pietrasik
5 Germany DF Johannes Kühne
6 Portugal MF Cristiano Goncalves
7 Cape Verde FW Nilton
8 Portugal MF Frederico Esteves
9 Luxembourg FW Frédéric Thill
10 Portugal MF Bruno Matias
11 Luxembourg FW Francois Augusto
12 Luxembourg GK Leo Clement
No. Position Player
14 Luxembourg MF Ernest Agovic
17 Croatia FW Marin Jurina
20 Luxembourg MF Kevin Holtz
21 Luxembourg MF Dany Fernandes
22 Luxembourg MF André Bastos
23 Luxembourg MF Gilson Delgado
24 Croatia MF Vedran Mesec
25 Luxembourg FW Claudio Teixeira
26 Luxembourg GK Luca Desbordes
28 Luxembourg DF David da Mota

Former Notable Players[edit]

Former coaches[edit]

Former Personal[edit]

Former Chairmans[edit]

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