Wiener Sport-Club

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WSC
WSC Wappen 2017.svg
Full name Wiener Sport-Club
Founded 1883
Ground Sportclub-Platz
Ground Capacity 7,828
Manager Christoph Jank
League Austrian Regional League East
2016–17 12th
Current season
Friedhofstribüne, home stand of Sportclub-Platz

The Wiener Sport-Club, commonly referred to as WSC, was established in 1883 in Vienna, Austria and is one of the country's oldest athletics clubs. Their traditional home is in the Dornbach quarter of the city (17th district).

At various times throughout its history the club has had departments for fencing, boxing, wrestling, cycling, handball, track and field, field hockey, tennis, squash, football and water polo. 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 2001 the football section split off as Wiener Sportklub due to financial troubles and was re-integrated back into WSC in 2017. The first squad currently plays in the Austrian Regional League East (3rd Division). The club's home ground Sportclub-Platz dates back to 1904 and is considered as Austria's oldest actively used football field. Player and coach Erich Hof is known as the club's legend.

Historical chart of Wiener SC league performance

Honours[edit]

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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