Christian Schwegler

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Christian Schwegler
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Personal information
Full name Christian Schwegler
Date of birth (1984-06-06) 6 June 1984 (age 32)
Place of birth Ettiswil, Switzerland
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Red Bull Salzburg
Number 6
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2003–2005 FC Luzern 95 (0)
2005 Arminia Bielefeld II 7 (0)
2006–2009 BSC Young Boys 106 (1)
2009– Red Bull Salzburg 156 (4)
National team
2003–2006 Switzerland U-21 6 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 23 January 2017.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 7 June 2009

Christian Schwegler (born 6 June 1984 in Ettiswil) is a footballer from Switzerland who currently plays as defender for Red Bull Salzburg in the Austrian Bundesliga.[1]

Career[edit]

Christian joined Red Bull Salzburg during the summer of 2009 from Young Boys Bern for a fee of €0.6m. During the Red Bulls' 6-1 win over SV Mattersburg on 27 March 2010, Schwegler scored his first goal since joining the club.

Playing style[edit]

Schwegler is known for his long throw-ins.

Personal life[edit]

He is the brother of Pirmin Schwegler.

Honors[edit]

  • Austrian Champion (5): 2010, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016
  • Austrian Cup (4): 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016

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