Walter Glechner

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Walter Glechner
Personal information
Date of birth (1939-02-12)12 February 1939
Date of death 29 January 2015(2015-01-29) (aged 75)
Place of death Vienna, Austria
Playing position Defender
Youth career
1949–1959 Rapid Wien
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1958–1971 Rapid Wien 257 (9)
1971–1974 SV Admira Wiener Neustadt
1974–? Hütte Krems
National team
1960–1968 Austria 35 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Walter Glechner (12 February 1939 – 29 January 2015) was an Austrian footballer.[1]

Club career[edit]

Glechner spent the majority of his career at Austria giants Rapid Wien, playing over 250 league matches in a 13-year spell.[2]

International career[edit]

Glechner made his debut for Austria in a May 1960 friendly match against Scotland and earned a total of 35 caps, scoring 1 goals.[3] He represented his country in 2 FIFA World Cup qualification matches.[4]

His final international was a June 1968 match against the Soviet Union.

International goals[edit]

Scores and results list Austria's goal tally first.
N. Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 11 October 1964 Praterstadion, Vienna, Austria  Soviet Union 1-0 1–0 Friendly match


  1. ^ "Team Stats". Austria Soccer. Retrieved 27 April 2012. 
  2. ^ (in German) Rapid Archiv
  3. ^ "MATCHES → all internationals of Walter Glechner". EUFootball. 
  4. ^ Walter GlechnerFIFA competition record

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