SC Rheindorf Altach
|Full name||Cashpoint Sportclub Rheindorf Altach|
|Founded||26 December 1929|
|Ground||Cashpoint Arene, Altach|
|League||Austrian Football First League|
The SC Rheindorf Altach is a football club from Altach,Vorarlberg. The club is playing in the Austrian First league, the second division in Austrian football. The official name is Cashpoint Sportclub Rheindorf Altach, due to sponsorship of Austrian sports betting company Cashpoint.
The second team (SC Altach Amateure) is playing in the Regionalliga West (3rd level).
History[change | change source]
The club was founded on 26 December 1929 as the football section of the gymnastics and sports club Turnerbund Altach. 1930 they started to play in Vorarlberg football. In 1937 the club was dissolved and started again in 1946 as Sportvereinigung Altach . In 1949 this club was dissolved and the football section started under today's name SC Rheindorf Altach.
In 1986 they won the Landesliga for the first time and were promoted to Regionalliga West (3rd division). After some up and downs they could establish themselfe in the first league at the beginning of the 2000s. 2005/06 they won the league and were promoted to the Bundesliga where they played till the 2008/09 season. Since then they played again in the first league where they always played for the champion title but they failed every time marginal . In the 2010/11 season they finished second only one point behind Admira/Wacker Mödling.
Current squad[change | change source]
As of 12 August,2011. Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
The club has also a amateur team playing in the Regionalliga West (3rd division). A football academy is also part of the club. ( AKA Hypo Vorarlberg).
Ground[change | change source]
The team is playing in the Cashpoint Arena (Stadion Schnabelholz).
Honours[change | change source]
- 1 x Champion 2nd division: 2006 (Erste Liga)
- 3 x Champion third division: 1991, 1997, 2004 (Regionalliga West)
- 1 x Champion fourth division: 1986 (Vorarlbergliga)
- 5 x Vorarlberg Cup: 1987, 1988, 1993, 2002, 2003
Coaches[change | change source]
- Head coach:Adolf Hütter
- Assistance coach:Oliver Schnellrieder
- Goalkeeper coach:Hanno Trotter
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