Markus Tanner

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Markus Tanner
Personal information
Date of birth (1954-01-15) 15 January 1954 (age 63)
Place of birth Switzerland
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1973–1981 FC Basel
1981–1985 FC Lucerne
1985–1986 FC Zürich 16 (3)
National team
1978–1981 Switzerland 10 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 6 February 2017.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 23 November 2009

Markus Tanner (born 15 January 1954) is a Swiss former footballer who played as a striker.

He began his career with FC Basel during the 1970s, and later signed for FC Lucerne in 1981, where he played until 1985. He was also a Swiss internationalist with ten caps and one goal. He made his international debut against the Netherlands on 11 October 1978 in Berne, and played his last match against the same opposition on 1 September 1981 in Zürich.