F.C. Wacker Innsbruck (2002)

From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Wacker Innsbruck
Full nameFußballclub Wacker Innsbruck
GroundTivoli Neu, Innsbruck
ChairmanGerhard Stocker
ManagerMichael Oenning
LeagueAustrian Football Second League
2020/21Austrian Football Second League, 4th

F.C. Wacker Innsbruck is a football club which plays in Austria. The club was founded in June 2002 after the insolvency of FC Tirol Innsbuck. The fans think this club is the successor but leagaly they are a new club.

The club started in the Regionalliga West (3 stage of Austrian football, this was possible because the club played together with WSG Wattens, a 3rd league club) and promoted within 2 seasons to the Bundesliga. In the 2006/07 season they avoided relegetion only because of the insolvency of the GAK. But the following season they were relegated to the 1st league(2nd stage of Austrian football). 2009 they won the championship again and promoted again to the Bundesliga. Till 2014 they played in the Bundesliga. 2014 to 2018 they played in the 2nd league. After one year in the Bundesliga (2018-19) they were relegated. Since that year they play in the 2nd league.

The second team (FC Wacker Innsbruck Amateure) is playing in the Regionalliga Tirol (3rd level).

Name[change | change source]

  • 2002-2007 FC Wacker Tirol
  • 2007-present FC Wacker Innsbruck

Current squad[change | change source]

As of 7 February 2022[1]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
2 DF Austria Austria Felix Köchl
3 DF Austria Austria Stefan Pribanovic
4 DF Austria Austria Stefan Hager
5 DF Austria Austria Darijo Grujčić
6 MF Austria Austria Robert Martić
7 FW Austria Austria Florian Jamnig
8 MF Germany Germany Marco Holz
9 FW Brazil Brazil Ronivaldo
10 FW Austria Austria Alexander Gründler
13 GK Austria Austria Alexander Eckmayr
14 DF Austria Austria Lukas Hupfauf
16 DF Austria Austria Alexander Joppich
No. Pos. Nation Player
17 MF Austria Austria Raphael Gallé
18 DF Austria Austria Stefan Meusburger
20 MF Germany Germany Fabio Viteritti
22 DF Austria Austria Florian Kopp
23 MF Austria Austria Rami Tekir
24 FW Japan Japan Atsushi Zaizen
26 DF Iraq Iraq Merchas Doski
28 MF Austria Austria Clemens Hubmann
77 MF Brazil Brazil João Luiz
80 GK Austria Austria Marco Knaller
FW South Korea South Korea Seo Jong-min (on loan from Dynamo Dresden)
MF Germany Germany Dennis Grote
MF Austria Austria Noah Lederer

Staff[change | change source]

  • Manager: Masaki Morass
  • Assistant coach: Mario Anfang
  • Assistant coach: Ervand Sukiasyan
  • Goalkeeper coach: Szabolcs Safar[2]

Honours[change | change source]

  • Champion Regionalliga West:2003
  • Champion Erste Liga (2nd level): 2004,2010, 2018

FC Wacker Innsbruck Women[change | change source]

The womenteam is playing in the Planet Pure Bundesliga.

Staff Women[change | change source]

  • Manager: Fuad Djulic
  • Assistant coach: Yasar Demir
  • Assistant coach: Lion Wetzel
  • Goalkeeper coach: Andreas Tezzele[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "FC Wacker Innsbruck - Kader". Archived from the original on 2021-12-10. Retrieved 2021-12-10.
  2. "Homepage FC Wacker". Archived from the original on 2021-12-10. Retrieved 2021-12-10.
  3. "Homepage FC Wacker". Archived from the original on 2021-12-10. Retrieved 2021-12-10.