Marcel Sabitzer

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Marcel Sabitzer
Marcel Sabitzer playing for Austria vs Wales 02.jpg
Sabitzer playing for Austria in 2016
Personal information
Full name Marcel Sabitzer
Date of birth (1994-03-17) 17 March 1994 (age 23)
Place of birth Graz, Austria
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
RB Leipzig
Number 7
Youth career
2000–2001 Admira Villach
2001–2008 Grazer AK
2008–2009 Austria Wien
2009–2010 Admira Wacker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010–2012 Admira Wacker II 40 (15)
2010–2012 Admira Wacker 45 (10)
2013–2014 Rapid Wien 45 (10)
2014– RB Leipzig 51 (13)
2014–2015 Red Bull Salzburg (loan) 33 (19)
National team
2009–2010 Austria U16 7 (1)
2010–2011 Austria U17 9 (3)
2011 Austria U18 2 (0)
2012–2013 Austria U19 4 (5)
2012– Austria U21 7 (1)
2012– Austria 26 (4)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19 February 2017.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 24 March 2017

Marcel Sabitzer (born 17 March 1994) is an Austrian footballer who plays for RB Leipzig.

He is a son of former Austria international Herfried Sabitzer.

Club career[edit]

On 30 May 2014, he signed a four-year contract with RB Leipzig, and was loaned for a season to FC Red Bull Salzburg.[1] On 1 April 2016, Sabitzer extended his contract until 2021.[2]

International career[edit]

Sabitzer made his debut for Austria on 5 June 2012, in a goalless draw against Romania.

International goals[edit]

Score and result list Austria's goal tally first.[3]

# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 30 May 2014 Tivoli-Neu, Innsbruck, Austria  Iceland 1–0 1–1 Friendly
2. 3 June 2014 Andrův stadion, Olomouc, Czech Republic  Czech Republic 1–0 2–1 Friendly
3. 9 October 2015 Podgorica City Stadium, Podgorica, Montenegro  Montenegro 3–2 3–2 UEFA Euro 2016 qualification
4. 9 October 2016 Red Star Stadium, Belgrade, Serbia  Serbia 1–1 3–2 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification

Honours[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "NEUVERPFLICHTUNG: NATIONALSPIELER MARCEL SABITZER WIRD EIN ROTER BULLE!" (in German). dierotenbullen.com. Retrieved 2 June 2014. 
  2. ^ "VORZEITIGE VERTRAGSVERLÄNGERUNG MIT MARCEL SABITZER BIS 2021!" (in German). Retrieved 1 April 2016. 
  3. ^ "NFT profile". National Football Teams. Retrieved 25 March 2017. 

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