Jakob Jantscher

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Jakob Jantscher
Jakob Jantscher 2012.jpg
Jantscher with Dynamo Moscow in 2012
Personal information
Date of birth (1989-01-08) January 8, 1989 (age 26)
Place of birth Graz, Austria
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Winger / Striker
Club information
Current team
FC Luzern
Number TBA
Youth career
SC Unterpremstätten
LUV Graz
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2003–2007 Sturm Graz 2 26 (6)
2007–2010 Sturm Graz 73 (14)
2010–2013 Red Bull Salzburg 65 (20)
2012–2013 Dynamo Moscow (loan) 20 (1)
2013–2014 NEC 26 (3)
2014– FC Luzern 0 (0)
National team
2009– Austria 16 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 24 June 2014 (UTC).

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of February 29, 2012

Jakob Jantscher (born January 8, 1989 in Graz) is an Austrian professional footballer who plays as a winger or striker for FC Luzern in the Swiss Super League.

Club career[edit]

He started his career at SC Unterpremstätten und LUV Graz in the Styrian league and 2003 at the age of 14 he moved on to SK Sturm Graz.On October 20, 2007 he gave his debut in the first squad came in for Thomas Krammer in the match versus Red Bull Salzburg.He scored his first goal on November 24, 2007 in the match versus SC Altach. On June 3, 2010 he signed with FC Red Bull Salzburg for four years.On September 6, 2012 he signed a loan deal with Dynamo Moscow for 1 year, Dynamo Moscow also had the option to buy him after 1 season, but this did not happen. [1]

International career[edit]

He played five times for the Austrian national team U 19 and U 20 and two times for U 21. His debut in the A- team was on June 6, 2009 in the qualifying match for Worldchampionship 2010 versus Serbia.His first goal was in a friendly match versus Spain, where he scored the only goal for Austria. (1 - 5)[1]


  • Austrian Champion (1):
    • 2012 (FC Red Bull Salzburg)
  • Austrian Cup (2):
    • 2010 (SK Sturm Graz) [1]
    • 2012 (FC Red Bull Salzburg)

Career statistics[edit]

International goals[edit]

# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 18 November 2009 Ernst-Happel-Stadion, Vienna, Austria  Spain 1-5 Lost Friendly
Correct as of 31 May 2010


  1. ^ a b c Homepage FC Red Bull Salzburg (en) On 1 september 2013 Jantscher signed for Dutch club NEC Nijmegen. In September 2013, Jantscher was sold to Eredivisie NEC, where he stayed only one season as the club had relegated at the end of the season. On 24 June 2014, Jantscher made a transfer to Swiss side FC Luzern.

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