Florian Klein

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Florian Klein
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Personal information
Date of birth November 17, 1986 (1986-11-17) (age 31)
Place of birth Austria
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current club FC Red Bull Salzburg
Number 8
Youth career
1994-2004 LASK Linz
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004-2009 LASK Linz 163 (13)
2003-2004 FC Blau-Weiß Linz (loan) 19 (5)
2009-2012 Austria Wien 71 (6)
2012-2014 FC Red Bull Salzburg 42 (1)
2014- VfB Stuttgart
National team
2005-2006 Austria U-19 5 (0)
2006-2008 Austria U-21 23 (3)
2010- Austria 17 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of December 2013.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of December 2013

Florian Klein (born 17 November 1986) is an Austrian football player. He plays for FC Red Bull Salzburg in the Austrian Bundesliga as a defender.

Career[change | change source]

Klein started in September 1994 in the youth team for LASK Linz. He was promoted to the senior team in July 2004 .[1] He played on loan for FC Blau-Weiß Linz in the 2003/2004 season and returned to LASK Linz after the end of the season. After 163 games in 14 years for LASK he signed with Austria Wien on 30 April 2009.[2] In 2012 he went to FC Red Bull Salzburg.[3]

In July 2014 Klein moved to VfB Stuttgart.

International[change | change source]

Florian Klein played for the Under-19 and Under-21 team of Austria. He also played 17 matches for the A-team.

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