|Date of birth||8 June 1972|
|Place of birth||Wels, Austria|
|Height||1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|1981–1991||SK VOEST Linz|
|1996–1997||FC Tirol Innsbruck||53||(17)|
|2005–2006||Red Bull Salzburg||28||(7)|
|2012||ATSV Stadl-Paura (sporting director)|
|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.
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.
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.
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.
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