Wiener Sport-Club

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Wiener SK
Full name Wiener Sportklub
Founded 1883
2001 (football section re-founded)
Ground Wiener Sportclub-Platz
Ground Capacity 7,828
Manager Christoph Jank
League Austrian Regional League East
2015–16 14th
Current season

The Wiener Sport-Club or Wiener SK, commonly referred to simply as WSC, was established in 1883 playing in club colours of black and white. It is one of the Austrian capital Vienna's oldest athletics clubs, their traditional home is in the Dornbach quarter of the city.

At various times throughout its history the club has had departments for fencing, boxing, wrestling, cycling, handball, track and field, field hockey, tennis, football and water polo. Of these only the football and fencing departments remain active alongside the recently formed (2005) water polo section.

The football team enjoyed success in Austria National Championship in 1922, 1958 and 1959. Their 1958 season included an impressive 7-0 victory over Juventus in European Champions Cup. Two bankruptcies in the 1990s eventually led the team to slip into the lower leagues.

In the early 2000s the football division split off as Wiener Sportklub the team of which currently plays in the Austrian Regional League East (3rd Division). Player, and later, coach and manager Erich Hof is the club's legend according to the supporters.


Club staff[edit]

Current squad[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
4 Austria DF Yannick Soura
5 Austria DF Jan Feldmann
7 Austria FW Rafael Pollack
9 Austria FW Michael Pittnauer
12 Austria DF Daniel Seper
14 Austria MF Thomas Goll
17 Austria MF Philip Dimov
18 Austria FW Marko Dogas
19 Austria MF Kevin Weingrill
21 Bosnia and Herzegovina FW Stefan Barac
23 Bosnia and Herzegovina MF Mirza Berkovic
No. Position Player
25 Austria MF Edin Harcevic
Austria MF Philip Obermüller
Austria MF Moritz Schaller
Austria DF Gerald Peinsipp
Austria MF Thomas Steiner
Austria FW Fuat Karacan
Austria DF Florian König
Austria MF Peter Schützenhöfer
Austria GK Lukas Fila
Austria GK Martin Kraus

Notable players[edit]

Notables coaches[edit]

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