Christian Mayrleb

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Christian Mayrleb
Personal information
Date of birth (1972-06-08) 8 June 1972 (age 51)
Place of birth Wels, Austria
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Position(s) Striker
Youth career
1981–1991 SK VOEST Linz
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1992–1993 Stahl Linz 2 (0)
1993–1994 SV Ried 76 (35)
1994–1996 Admira/Wacker 66 (15)
1996–1997 FC Tirol Innsbruck 53 (17)
1998 Sheffield Wednesday 3 (0)
1998–2002 Austria Vienna 134 (65)
2003–2005 SV Pasching 75 (38)
2005–2006 Red Bull Salzburg 28 (7)
2006–2007 SV Pasching 30 (11)
2007–2010 LASK Linz 108 (33)
2011 FC Pasching 9 (3)
Total 584 (224)
National team
1998–2005 Austria 30 (6)
Teams managed
2012 ATSV Stadl-Paura (sporting director)
2012–2016 ATSV Stadl-Paura
2016–2018 ASKÖ Oedt
2019– 2021 ASKÖ Donau Linz
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Christian Mayrleb (born 8 June 1972) is an Austrian retired professional footballer. He played as striker for different clubs. He also played for the Austrian football national team. After his professional career he became football manager.[1]

Club career[change | change source]

Mayrleb started his professional career at Second Division side FC Stahl Linz and SV Ried .Then he moved to the Austrian Bundesliga club Admira/Wacker in 1994. He then played for FC Tirol Innsbruck and Premier League club Sheffield Wednesday. He returned to Austria after half a season on the bench.

After four years with Austria Vienna he played for SV Pasching, Red Bull Salzburg and ended his career in Linz again with LASK Linz.

In November 2006 Mayrleb failed a drug test but was cleared by a League disciplinary panel because no evidence was found he was taking performance-enhancing drugs.[2]

International career[change | change source]

Mayrleb made his debut for the Austria national team in an August 1998 friendly match against France and came on as a substitute in his first six matches for the national team. He scored his first goal two months after his debut game. He earned 29 caps, scoring six goals. His last international was a September 2005 World Cup qualification match against Azerbaijan.

Honours[change | change source]


References[change | change source]

  1. Soccerway
  2. Austrian league clears Mayrleb of doping - ESPN Sports
  3. "Österreichs Torschützenkönige". Archived from the original on 15 September 2007. Retrieved 11 August 2008.

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