Markus Weissenberger

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Markus Weissenberger
Personal information
Full name Markus Weissenberger
Date of birth (1975-03-08) March 8, 1975 (age 43)
Place of birth Lauterach, Austria
Height 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Youth career
1980–1988 FC Hard
1988–1991 FC Dornbirn
1991–1993 SV Spittal
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1993–1994 SV Spittal an der Drau 59 (24)
1995–1999 LASK Linz 134 (26)
1999–2001 Arminia Bielefeld 54 (12)
2001–2004 TSV 1860 München 74 (7)
2004–2008 Eintracht Frankfurt 69 (4)
2008–2010 LASK Linz 10 (0)
National team
1999–2008 Austria 29 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of August 18, 2015
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of August 21, 2008

Markus Weissenberger (born March 8, 1975 in Lauterach) is an Austrian football player.

He is a younger brother of former Austria international player Thomas Weissenberger.

Club career[edit]

Since 2008 he plays for LASK Linz. In the past he played for Eintracht Frankfurt, 1860 München, Arminia Bielefeld, LASK Linz.

In the Eintracht squad he was, in the offensive midfield, often only a backup for Alexander Meier and predominantly gets few short time appearances.

He joined LASK Linz in summer 2008 on free transfer.[1]

International career[edit]

He made his debut for Austria in an August 1999 friendly match against Sweden, coming on as a substitute for Mario Haas. He missed out on EURO 2008, after coming back late from a knee injury.

He earned 29 caps, scoring one goal, until August 2008.

National team statistics[edit]

Austria national team
Year Apps Goals
1999 3 0
2000 3 0
2001 6 0
2002 6 1
2003 3 0
2004 0 0
2005 1 0
2006 2 0
2007 4 0
2008 1 0
Total 29 1

Honours[edit]

Club[edit]

With Eintracht Frankfurt

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Weissenberger secures LASK recall". euro2008.uefa.com. 2008-05-06. Archived from the original on 2008-05-07. Retrieved 2008-05-07. 

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