|Date of birth||14 September 1953|
|Place of birth||Austria|
|Red Bull Salzburg|
|Rapid Lienz (Player-Coach)|
|2013–2014||Fort Lauderdale Strikers|
|2015||Fort Lauderdale Strikers|
|2016-||1. FC Tatran Prešov|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.|
Günter Kronsteiner (born 14 September 1953) is a former Austrian footballer who was most recently head coach of the Fort Lauderdale Strikers in the American North American Soccer League, currently manager of Slovak 1. FC Tatran Prešov
During his playing career, Kronsteiner had played with DSV Leoben, Wacker Innsbruck, Red Bull Salzburg, LASK Linz, and Rapid Lienz. While with Wacker, he won two Austrian Bundesliga titles and participated in the UEFA Cup.
Post Playing Career
After his playing days were over, Kronsteiner spent the majority of his time as a Director of Sports for Casino Salzburg, and FK Austria Vienna, where he had worked with and hired reputable names such as Hans Backe and Joachim Löw.
Fort Lauderdale Strikers
On 17 July 2013 it was announced that Kronsteiner had signed as the head coach of the Fort Lauderdale Strikers of the North American Soccer League. Despite leading the Strikers to a surprise Soccer Bowl appearance, the new team ownership announced Kronsteiner would not be returning for 2015.
The Fort Lauderdale Strikers didn't want Gunter back the following season. A controversial and prideful figure, the organization and Gunter ended their relationship.
Gunter Kronsteiner is now in Slovakia.
Since 27 July 2013
|Fort Lauderdale Strikers||17 July 2013||5 December 2014||27||11||7||9||40.74|
|1. FC Tatran Prešov||14 October 2016||0||0||0||0||—|
- "Fort Lauderdale Strikers Announce Günter Kronsteiner as Sports Director and Head Coach". Fort Lauderdale Strikers. Retrieved 27 July 2013.
- "FGunter Kronsteiner will not return to Fort Lauderdale in 2015". Twice a Cosmo. Retrieved 2 April 2015.
- "Strikers Name Gunter Kronsteiner Head Coach". Fort Lauderdale Strikers. Retrieved 30 June 2015.