Jantscher with Dynamo Moscow in 2012
|Full name||Jakob Jantscher|
|Date of birth||8 January 1989|
|Place of birth||Graz, Austria|
|Height||1.81 m (5 ft 11 1⁄2 in)|
|Playing position||Winger / Striker|
|2003–2007||Sturm Graz II||26||(6)|
|2010–2013||Red Bull Salzburg||65||(20)|
|2012–2013||→ Dynamo Moscow (loan)||20||(1)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11:54, 29 September 2017 (UTC)|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 22 June 2016
Born in Graz, Jantscher started his career at SC Unterpremstätten und LUV Graz in the Styrian league and 2003 at the age of 14 he moved on to Sturm Graz. On 20 October 2007, he gave his debut in the first team coming on for Thomas Krammer in a match against Red Bull Salzburg. He scored his first goal on 24 November 2007 in a match against SCR Altach.
On 3 June 2010, Jantscher signed with FC Red Bull Salzburg for four years. On 6 September 2012, he joined Dynamo Moscow on one-year loan deal, while Dynamo Moscow secured an option to sign him permanently, which they choose not to.
On 24 June 2016, he made a transfer to Turkish side Çaykur Rizespor.
Jantscher played five times for the Austrian national team under-19 and under-20, and twice for Austria U21. His made his debut for Austria on 6 June 2009 in a 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification against Serbia. His first goal was in a friendly match against Spain, where he scored the only goal for Austria in a 1–5 defeat.
- FC Red Bull Salzburg
- SK Sturm Graz
|1.||18 November 2009||Ernst-Happel-Stadion, Vienna, Austria||Spain||1–5||Lost||Friendly|
|Correct as of 31 May 2010|
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