|Full name||Alfred Riedl|
|Date of birth||2 November 1949|
|Place of birth||Vienna, Austria|
|Date of death||8 September 2020(aged 70)|
|Place of death||Vienna, Austria|
|Height||1.84 m (6 ft 1⁄2 in)|
|2008-2009||Xi Măng Hải Phòng FC|
|2011–||Laos (Technical Director)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 15 August 2008|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 15 August 2008
Alfred Riedl (2 November 1949 – 8 September 2020) was an Austrian football player. He played as striker in Austria and Belgium. He was also a football coach.
Career[change | change source]
as player[change | change source]
He played for FK Austria Wien until his 22nd year. Then he went to Belgium and played there 8 seasons for Sint-Truiden, Royal Antwerp and Standard Liège. After he came back to Austria he played for KK Austria, Grazer AK, Wiener Sportclub and VfB Admira Wacker Mödling. He was two times top scorer in the Belgian league.
From 1974-1978 he played four matches for the Austrian national football team.
as coach[change | change source]
As a manager, Riedl has coached Olympique Khouribga (Morocco, 1993–94), Al-Zamalek (Egypt, 1994–95), Al Salmiya (Kuwait, 2001–03), and many national teams, including Austria (1990–92), Liechtenstein (1997–98), Palestine (2004–05), Vietnam (1998–2001, 2003–04, 2005–2007), and Laos.