|Full name||Dietmar Kühbauer|
|Date of birth||4 April 1971|
|Place of birth||Heiligenkreuz, Niederösterreich, Austria|
|Height||1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)|
Admira Wacker |
|1992 - 2005||Austria|
2010 - 2013
VfB Admira Wacker Mödling II|
VfB Admira Wacker Mödling
SKN St. Pölten
SK Rapid Wien
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Dietmar "Didi" Kühbauer (born 4 April 1971) is a former Austrian footballer. He played as midfielder. Kühbauer played also in the Austrian national football team. At the moment he works as coach of FC Admira Wacker Mödling.
Career[change | change source]
He made his Bundesliga debut for Admira Wacker in 1987 at the age of 16. 1992 he went on to SK Rapid Wien. With this club he won one champion title and one Austrian cup. With Rapid he also played in the 1996 UEFA Cup Winners Cup Final against Paris St. Germain in Brussels. By the fans of SK Rapid he was elected into Rapids team of the century.He played five years abroad, 3 years for Real Sociedad in Spain and two years in the German Bundesliga for VfL Wolfsburg. Then he came back to Austria and played the last years for his youth team SV Mattersburg.
Dietmar Kühbauer played also 55 matches for the Austrian national football team and scored 5 goals. His debut was in May 1992 in a friendly match versus Poland. He was member of the Austrian team for the FIFA World Cup 1998 and played two matches versus Italy and Chile. His final match was in September 2005 also against Poland in a qualifing match for the FIFA World Cup 2006.
Coaching career[change | change source]
He started as coach of the second team of VfB Admira Wacker Mödling. In 2010 he became manager of the first squad which reached the title in the First league and was promoted to the Austrian Bundesliga. In his first year he reached the 3rd place. Then he went on to the Bundesliga team Wolfsberger AC. In his first season he reched the 5th place. The next season Wolfsberg was after 16 rounds the last team in the table and the contract was dissolved. 2018 he became coach of SKN St. Pölten after the half of the season he went on to SK Rapid Wien where he was also player. In 2021 his contract was dissolved. In 2022 he became head coach of LASK.
Honours[change | change source]
Player[change | change source]
- Austrian Football Bundesliga (1):
- Austrian Cup (1):
- UEFA Cup Winners Cup Final
- Member of the Austrian Squad FIFA World Cup:
- Rapid-Team of the century
Coach[change | change source]
Other websites[change | change source]
- Dietmar Kühbauer Rapid Archiv (in German)