Albert Streit in 2007
|Full name||Albert Streit|
|Date of birth||28 March 1980|
|Place of birth||Bucharest, Romania|
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Playing position||Defensive Midfielder|
|2004–2006||1. FC Köln||78||(8)|
|2009–2011||Schalke 04 II||26||(2)|
|2009||→ Hamburger SV (loan)||10||(0)|
|2009||→ Hamburger SV II (loan)||2||(0)|
|2003–2004||Germany Team 2006||4||(0)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
At the end of the season of 2006–07, he announced that had come to an agreement about his move to Schalke. Eintracht manager Friedhelm Funkel benched him for a few matches, arguing Streit would not train well. After an accord between Streit and Eintracht executive Heribert Bruchhagen he would have been allowed to move to Schalke if Streit would play hard in the final matches. The transfer finally failed because Schalke executive Andreas Müller refused to pay more than €2 million and Eintracht clearly turned down the offer.
In October 2007, Eintracht chairman Heribert Bruchhagen offered him an improved two-year contract, but Streit announced on 12 November that he signed a four-year contract for Schalke beginning in summer of 2008. But in December 2007, Eintracht Frankfurt agreed to a prematurely move of Streit to Schalke in January 2008.
In January 2009, Streit was thrown out of the squad of the first team of Schalke. He had to play for the second team of Schalke in the Regionalliga. He joined Hamburger SV on 2 February 2009 on loan until the end of the season. After his return in July 2009, he was demoted to the reserve team from FC Schalke 04. His contract ended on 30 June 2012.
On 6 January 2014, Streit cancelled the contract with Viktoria Köln. He signed for Fortuna Köln shortly afterwards, and helped them win promotion to the 3. Liga before retiring at the end of the 2013–14 season.
- "Streit handed four-year deal from summer 2008". schalke04.de. Archived from the original on 12 December 2007. Retrieved 13 November 2007.
- "Streit to join Schalke earlier than planned". schalke04.de. Archived from the original on 23 November 2007. Retrieved 13 November 2007.
- "Lovenkrands and Streit given the boot". schalke04.de. 4 January 2009. Archived from the original on 21 November 2007. Retrieved 4 January 2009.
- "Albert Streit kommt als Leihgabe zum HSV" (in German). welt.de. 1 February 2009. Retrieved 19 July 2012.
- "Albert Streit wird ein Schwarz-Gelber" (in German). alemannia-aachen.de. 21 December 2011. Retrieved 2 May 2013.
- "Fortuna Köln und Albert Streit mit mündlicher Einigung" (in German). Fortuna Köln. 6 January 2014. Retrieved 6 January 2014.
- Albert Streit profile at Fussballdaten