Christoph Leitgeb

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Christoph Leitgeb
Testspiel gegen SC Znjomo 22.JPG
Personal information
Date of birth (1985-04-14) 14 April 1985 (age 32)
Place of birth Graz, Austria
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Central midfielder
Club information
Current team
Red Bull Salzburg
Number 24
Youth career
1991–2003 Sturm Graz
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2003–2005 Sturm Graz Amateure
2005–2007 Sturm Graz 54 (5)
2007– Red Bull Salzburg 205 (17)
National team
2006– Austria[1] 41 (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 16 November 2014

Christoph Leitgeb (born 14 April 1985) is an Austrian football midfielder currently playing in the Austrian Bundesliga for Red Bull Salzburg. Leitgeb has represented his country at international level and took part in Euro 2008.

Club career[edit]

Born in Graz, Leitgeb began his career in the youth squad of Sturm Graz spending two years there before moving into the first squad during the 2005/06 season. Leitgeb spent two years in the first team before moving to league rivals Red Bull Salzburg in the summer of 2007 for a fee of 1.7 million euros.

International career[edit]

Leitgeb made his debut for Austria on 23 June 2006 in a friendly against Croatia and was a participant at Euro 2008 and played two out of three matches for Austria.


Red Bull Salzburg


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