Kurt Russ

Austrian association football player

Kurt Russ (born 23 November 1964) is an Austrian football player. Now he is coach of TSV Hartberg in the Austrian Bundesliga.

Kurt Russ
Russ in 2016
Personal information
Date of birth (1964-11-23) 23 November 1964 (age 59)
Place of birth Langenwang, Austria
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Position(s) Defender
Club information
Current team
TSV Hartberg (manager)
Youth career
FC Langenwang
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Kapfenberger SV
1987–1990 First Vienna FC 82 (12)
1990–1994 FC Swarovski Tirol 88 (1)
1994–1998 LASK Linz 92 (5)
Total 262 (18)
National team
1988–1991 Austria 28 (0)
Teams managed
SC Schwanenstadt
2007–2008 SK Vorwärts Steyr
2010–2013 Kapfenberger SV II
2013–2016 Kapfenberger SV
2018–2020 Kapfenberger SV
2021– TSV Hartberg
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Club career change

Russ started with FC Langenwang and later moved on to Kapfenberger SV. He also played for First Vienna FC, FC Swarovski Tirol and LASK Linz. He finished his career at SC Schwanenstadt.

International career change

He played 28 matches in the Austrian national football team as defender. His debut was in the 1–0 victory over Denmark on 27 April 1988. His last international match was a European qualification match also against Denmark.

Coaching career change

He started with SC Schwanenstadt. From summer 2007 until March 2008 he was head coach of Vorwärts Steyr. He was then head coach of the second team of Kapfenberger SV and headcoach of the team [1] from 2013 until 2016 and from 2018 until 2020. In 2021 he became headcoach of the Austrian Bundesliga team TSV Hartberg.[2]

References change

  1. KSV Amateur Mannschaft[permanent dead link] - Kapfenberger SV
  2. "TSV Hartberg official website (German)". Archived from the original on 25 December 2021. Retrieved 25 December 2021.