Alessandro Riedle

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Alessandro Riedle
Personal information
Full name Alessandro Riedle
Date of birth (1991-08-14) 14 August 1991 (age 25)
Place of birth Lindenberg im Allgäu, Germany
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
SC Brühl
Youth career
1998–1999 Liverpool
1999–2001 Fulham
2001–2009 Grasshopper
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009 Grasshopper 10 (3)
2009–2010 VfB Stuttgart II 15 (1)
2010–2011 Grasshopper 8 (0)
2011–2013 AC Bellinzona 42 (3)
2013–2014 Akhisar Belediyespor 3 (0)
2014–2015 Viktoria Köln 1 (0)
2015– SC Brühl 0 (0)
National team
2009–2010 Germany U-18 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18:24, 4 March 2015 (UTC).

Alessandro Riedle (born 14 August 1991) is a German professional footballer who plays as a striker for SC Brühl in Switzerland.

Early Years[edit]

Riedle started playing football in 1998 with the Liverpool F.C. Academy and switched in summer 1999 to Fulham along with his father Karl-Heinz. In May 2001, after the retirement of his father he left Fulham and England to move to Swiss Grasshopper Club Zürich.

Club career[edit]

Riedle started his professional career with Grasshopper, making his first appearance on 11 March 2009 in the Swiss Super League against Neuchâtel Xamax. On 4 June 2009, Riedle signed a two-year contract with VfB Stuttgart.[1] On 25 August 2010 Riedle returned to Grasshopper Club Zürich.[2] On 5 August 2013, Riedle signed a two-year contract with Süper Lig side Akhisar Belediyespor. Although his time in Turkey didn't go well as he was only capped as a substitute for three times.

In September 2014, Riedle joined German fourth tier club Viktoria Köln.[3] In February 2015, after only earning a single cap in five months, he left Köln again and returned to Switzerland, where he had spent almost a decade of his youth. He joined third tier club SC Brühl in St. Gallen.[4]


He is former member of the Germany U-18 team.

Personal life[edit]

He is the son of former Germany international Karl-Heinz Riedle. He attended St Peter's Primary school in Heswall, Wirral.


  1. ^ Ein Torjäger wie Papi: Riedle-Sohn kommt (German)
  2. ^ Alessandro Riedle zurück zum GC (German)
  3. ^ "Viktoria verpflichtet weiteren Stürmer" [Viktoria signs another striker] (in German). 4 September 2014. Retrieved 8 September 2014. 
  4. ^ "Viktoria: Riedle hat einen neuen Klub" [Viktoria: Riedle has a new club] (in German). 9 February 2015. Retrieved 4 March 2015. 

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