Christoph Westerthaler

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Christoph Westerthaler
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Personal information
Full name Christoph Westerthaler
Date of birth (1965-01-11) January 11, 1965 (age 52)
Place of birth Silz, Austria
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Playing position midfielder or striker
Youth career
1973–1983 SPG Silz/Mötz
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1983–1986 FC Wacker Innsbruck 30 (7)
1986–1988 LASK Linz 53 (18)
1988–1994 FC Swarovski Tirol 167 (66)
1994–1995 SK Vorwärts Steyr 49 (14)
1996–1997 LASK Linz 47 (13)
1997 APOEL Nicosia 0 (0)
1998–1999 Eintracht Frankfurt 47 (8)
2000 FSV Frankfurt 33 (26)
2001 VfL Osnabrück 7 (0)
Total 433 (152)
National team
1989–1993 Austria 6 (0)
Teams managed
2002–2005 FC Wacker Tirol (assistant)
2005–2007 Innsbrucker AC
2008 SV Völs
2011–2014[1] SV Horn (assistant)
2014–2015[2] SV Horn
2015–2016[3] SV Horn (assistant)
2016[4] SV Horn (interim)
2016–2017[5] SV Horn (assistant)
2017[6] SV Horn (interim)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Christoph Westerthaler (born January 11, 1965) is an Austrian football coach and former football player.

Club career[edit]

Nicknamed Gischi, Westerthaler was a small-built striker who started his professional career at FC Wacker Innsbruck and stayed with them for 9 years, split by a 2 season period at LASK Linz. With the Tyrolean side he won 2 league titles and 2 domestic cups. In 1994, he moved to SK Vorwärts Steyr only to rejoin LASK two years later. In 1997, he moved abroad and played in Germany for the two major Frankfurt teams and VfL Osnabrück.

In the summer of 2001 he finished his career as a player because of a knee cartilage damage.

International career[edit]

He made his debut for Austria in an October 1989 friendly match against Malta but was not considered for the 1990 FIFA World Cup. He earned 6 caps, no goals scored. His final international game was a November 1993 World Cup qualification match against Sweden.

Honours[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Westerthaler heuert beim SV Horn als Co-Trainer an, relevant.at, 5 January 2011
  2. ^ Christoph Westerthaler Horn-Trainer‚ news.at, 29 September 2014
  3. ^ Japanischer Investor: Wacker rätselt über Horn-Projekt‚ tt.com, 10 June 2015
  4. ^ Johann Kleer und SV Horn gehen getrennte Wege‚ meinbezirk.at, 4 April 2016
  5. ^ Masanori Hamayoshi wird neuer Cheftrainer‚ svhorn.at, 11 April 2016
  6. ^ Carsten Jancker neuer Trainer bei Erste-Liga-Absteiger Horn‚ tt.com, 1 June 2017
  7. ^ "Österreichs Torschützenkönige". www.oberliga-a.at. Archived from the original on September 15, 2007. Retrieved 2008-09-03.