Andreas Heraf

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Andreas Heraf
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Personal information
Full name Andreas Heraf
Date of birth (1967-09-10) 10 September 1967 (age 55)
Place of birth Vienna, Austria
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9+12 in)
Position(s) Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1994 1995–1999
Rapid Wien
First Vienna
Austria Salzburg
Vorwärts Steyr
Hannover 96
Rapid Wien
FC Kärnten
National team
1996-1998 Austria
Teams managed
1. FC Saarbrücken
Austria Lustenau
SC Schwanenstadt
FC Superfund Pasching
SC Schwanenstadt
SC-ESV Parndorf 1919
Austria U-20
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Andreas Heraf (born 10 September 1967 in Vienna) is an Austrian football manager and former football midfielder.

Career[change | change source]

He started his career with SK Rapid Wien but played later for different clubs in Austria (Vienna, Austria Salzburg, Vorwärts Stteyr, FC Kärnten) and Germany (Hannover 96). He was member of Rapids team playing in the 1996 UEFA Cup Winners Cup Final against Paris St Germain in Brussels, which Rapid lost.

His first international match was in April 1996 a friendly match against Hungary. He was member of the 1998 FIFA World Cup team but did not play. His last international was an October 1998 World Cup qualification match against San Marino.

From 2001 till 2008 he was manager of different teams in Germany and Austria. Since 2008 he is coach of Austrias U20 national team, which qualified for the FIFA World Cup 2011 in Columbia.

Honours[change | change source]

as player[change | change source]

  • Austrian Football Bundesliga (2):
    • 1987, 1988, 1996
  • Austrian Cup (3):
    • 1987, 1995, 2001

as manager[change | change source]

  • Qualification for the FIFA U20 World Cup 2011