FC Etzella Ettelbruck

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FC Etzella
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
2007-08 4th

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


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.


  • 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


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:

UEFA Cup 12 0 0 12 4 36 -32
Intertoto Cup 4 0 3 1 3 10 -7

Current squad[edit]

2013/14 season

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 Leo Clement
2 Portugal MF Paulo Mendes
3 Luxembourg MF Charles Leweck
4 Poland DF Bartlomiej Pietrasik
5 Germany DF Johannes Kuhne
6 Luxembourg DF Alain Reeff
7 Cape Verde FW Nilton
8 Portugal MF Frederico Esteves
9 Germany FW Andreas Theis
10 Luxembourg DF Alphonse Leweck
11 Luxembourg FW Pit Bassing
12 Luxembourg GK Mike Federspiel
13 Luxembourg DF Nicolas Valletta
No. Position Player
14 Luxembourg MF Carlos Ferreira
16 Luxembourg MF Michael Barrela
17 Luxembourg DF Gilles Engeldinger
18 France MF Randy Chionna
20 Luxembourg MF Kevin Holtz
21 Luxembourg MF Dany Fernandes
22 Luxembourg FW David Turpel
23 Cape Verde MF Gilson Delgado
25 Luxembourg FW Claudio Teixeira
26 Luxembourg GK Luca Desbordes
28 Luxembourg DF David da Mota
29 Portugal MF Bruno Matias

Former coaches[edit]

Former Personal[edit]

Former Chairmans[edit]

Former Notable Players[edit]

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