Alexander Walke

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Alexander Walke
1. SC Sollenau vs. FC Red Bull Salzburg 2014-07-12 (081).jpg
Personal information
Full name Alexander Walke
Date of birth (1983-06-06) June 6, 1983 (age 38)
Place of birth Oranienburg, East Germany
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 1+12 in)
Position(s) Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
FC Red Bull Salzburg
Number 33
Youth career
0000–1997 Eintracht Oranienburg
1997–1999 Energie Cottbus
1999–2003 Werder Bremen
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2003–2005 Werder Bremen 0 (0)
2005–2008 SC Freiburg 74 (0)
2008–2009 SV Wehen Wiesbaden 34 (0)
2009–2010 FC Hansa Rostock 34 (0)
2010– FC Red Bull Salzburg 14 (0)
2011SpVgg Greuther Fürth (loan) 16 (0)
National team
Germany U-20 3 (0)
Germany U-21 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 15 January 2011

Alexander Walke (born June 6, 1983 in Oranienburg, Brandenburg) is a German professional football goalkeeper who is playing for FC Red Bull Salzburg in the Austrian Bundesliga.

Career[change | change source]

After starting football with his local club Eintracht Oranienburg he went at the age of 14 to Energie Cottbus. He was transferred to Werder Bremen where he reached the first squad in 2003. 2005 he went on to SC Freiburg and SV Wehen Wiesbaden. His next team was Hansa Rostock, where he signed a two-years contract but went in 2010 to FC Red Bull Salzburg in the Austrian Bundesliga. The 2010/11 season he played on loan for Greuther Fürth in the Second German Bundesliga then he came back to Salzburg. In the 2011/12 season he played his first league match on November 26, 2011 versus SV Kapfenberg.

International[change | change source]

He played for Germany at the FIFA World Youth Championship 2003, but tested positive with doping.