F.C. Wacker Innsbruck

association football club in Austria (founded: 2002)

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.

Wacker Innsbruck
Full nameFußballclub Wacker Innsbruck
Founded2002
GroundTivoli Neu, Innsbruck
Ground Capacity30,000
ChairmanGerhard Stocker
ManagerWalter Kogler
LeagueAustrian Bundesliga
2010/11Austrian Bundesliga, 6th

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.

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

NameEdit

  • 1915-1986 FC Wacker Innsbruck
  • 1986-1992 FC Swarovski Tirol
  • 1992-1993 FC Wacker Innsbruck
  • 1993-2002 FC Tirol Innsbruck
  • 2002-2007 FC Wacker Tirol
  • 2007-present FC Wacker Innsbruck

Current squadEdit

As of 6 September 2011

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

No. Position Player
1   GK Szabolcs Sáfár
2   DF Iñaki Bea
3   MF Tomáš Abrahám
4   DF Georg Harding
5   DF Dario Đaković
6   MF Bülent Bilgen
7   DF Alexander Hauser
8   DF Martin Švejnoha
9   FW Miran Burgič
10   MF Peter Hackmair
11   MF Carlos Merino
13   MF Marcel Schreter
14   MF Thomas Bergmann
15   MF Marco Köfler
No. Position Player
16   MF Lukas Hinterseer
17   MF Mathias Perktold
18   FW Andreas Bammer
19   FW Alexander Fröschl
20   GK Markus Egger
21   FW Konrad Gilewicz
22   FW Julius Perstaller
23   DF Marco Kofler
24   DF Christopher Wernitznig
25   MF Thomas Löffler
26   MF Daniel Schütz
27   GK Martin Siding
28   DF Fabian Hafner
29   MF Muhammed Ildiz

StaffEdit

  • Manager: Oliver Prudlo
  • Coach: Walter Kogler
  • Assistance coach: Florian Klausner
  • Conditioning coach: Prof. Wolfgang Leitenstorfer
  • Goalkeeper coach: Walter de Vora

HonoursEdit

  • Champion Regionalliga West:2003
  • Champion Erste Liga: 2004,2010

SeasonsEdit

Season League Place W D L GF GA Pts Notes
2002/03 Fußball-Regionalliga (III) 1 26 2 2 101 17 80[1] Alliance with WSG Wattens
2003/04 Erste Liga (II) 1 22 6 8 65 44 72
2004/05 Bundesliga (I) 6 11 11 14 48 48 44
2005/06 Bundesliga 9 10 12 14 44 55 42
2006/07 Bundesliga 9 8 10 18 40 64 34 avoided relegation only because of bankrupt GAK
2007/08 Bundesliga 10 6 11 19 32 63 29
2008/09 Erste Liga (II) 2 18 8 7 65 44 62
2009/10 Erste Liga 1 21 6 6 67 26 69
2010/11 Bundesliga (I) 6 13 11 12 43 42 50
Green marks a season followed by promotion, red a season followed by relegation.

StaffEdit

  • Manager: Oliver Prudlo
  • Coach: Walter Kogler
  • Assistance coach: Florian Klausner
  • Conditioning coach: Prof. Wolfgang Leitenstorfer
  • Goalkeeper coach: Walter de Vora

ManagerhistoryEdit

  • Michael Streiter 2002–2003
  • Helmut Kraft 2003–2004
  • Stanislaw Tschertschessow 2004–2006
  • František Straka 2006–April 2007
  • Klaus Vogler April–Juli 2007
  • Lars Søndergaard Juli–Oktober 2007
  • Helmut Kraft Oktober 2007–April 2008
  • Walter Kogler seit Mai 2008

GalleryEdit

Other websitesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. "bet-austria.com ... Tabelle". www.bet-austria.com.