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Austria men's national field hockey team

The Austria men's national field hockey team represents Austria in men's international field hockey.[2]

Austria
Austria
AssociationAustrian Hockey Federation (Österreichischer Hockeyverband)
ConfederationEHF (Europe)
CoachTomasz Szmidt
Assistant coach(es)Marcin Nyckowiak
ManagerHarald Horschinegg
CaptainXaver Hasun
Home
Away
FIH ranking
Current 19 Steady (22 January 2019)[1]
Highest18 (July 2018)
Lowest41 (2004)
Summer Olympics
Appearances3 (first in 1928)
Best result7th
EuroHockey Championship
Appearances5 (first in 1970)
Best result7th

Contents

Competitive recordEdit

Summer OlympicsEdit

Summer Olympics record
Year Round Position Pld W D * L GF GA Squad
  1908 Did not participate
  1920
  1928 Group stage 9th 4 0 0 4 1 14 Squad
  1932 Did not participate
  1936
  1948 Group stage 8th 3 0 2 1 2 10 Squad
  1952 Quarter-finals 7th 4 2 0 2 5 7 Squad
  1956
until
  1988
Did not participate
  1992
until
  2016
Did not qualify
  2020 To be determined
Total 7th place (1x) 3/23 11 2 2 7 8 31

European championshipsEdit

Current squadEdit

The 18 following players were named on 16 April 2019 for the 2018–19 FIH Series Finals in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.[3]

Head Coach: Tomasz Szmidt

Caps updated as of 30 June 2018, after the match against Slovakia.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) CapsClub
31 GK Benjamin Melinc (1993-09-10) 10 September 1993 (age 25) 16   WAC
32 GK Mateusz Szymczyk (1988-12-05) 5 December 1988 (age 30) 69   Daring

6 DF Dominic Uher (1993-06-04) 4 June 1993 (age 25) 91   Dragons
8 DF Bernhard Schmidt (1993-04-09) 9 April 1993 (age 26) 60   Club an der Alster
14 DF Oliver Binder (1996-07-12) 12 July 1996 (age 22) 25   Hamburger Polo Club
15 DF Florian Steyrer (1996-11-22) 22 November 1996 (age 22) 55   Daring
27 DF Xaver Hasun (Captain) (1993-06-27) 27 June 1993 (age 25) 86   Harvestehude

10 MF Daniel Fröhlich (1991-04-22) 22 April 1991 (age 28) 82   Arminen
13 MF Benjamin Stanzl (1988-01-13) 13 January 1988 (age 31) 136   Oranje-Rood
16 MF Michael Minar (1988-10-11) 11 October 1988 (age 30) 123   Arminen
19 MF Patrick Stanzl (1993-04-16) 16 April 1993 (age 26) 67   Daring
29 MF Oliver Kern (1999-08-10) 10 August 1999 (age 19) 3   AHTC Wien

11 FW Patrick Schmidt (1991-10-13) 13 October 1991 (age 27) 70   Arminen
12 FW Bartosz Szmidt (1994-02-18) 18 February 1994 (age 25) 53   Hamburger Polo Club
18 FW Fabian Unterkircher (1998-08-13) 13 August 1998 (age 20) 14   Post SV
20 FW Franz Lindengrün (1995-09-26) 26 September 1995 (age 23) 23   Hamburger Polo Club
21 FW Robert Bele (1990-04-21) 21 April 1990 (age 29) 81   Arminen
24 FW Leon Thörnblom (1995-09-03) 3 September 1995 (age 23) 50   Hamburger Polo Club

Recent call-upsEdit

The following players have been called up for the national team in the last 12 months.

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club Latest call-up
GK Lukas Glaser (1996-05-11) 11 May 1996 (age 22) 3   HC Wien 2018–19 Hockey Series Open

DF Mathias Podpera (1993-01-08) 8 January 1993 (age 26) 38   WAC 2018–19 Hockey Series Open

FW Michael Körper (1986-12-03) 3 December 1986 (age 32) 148   Harvestehude 2018–19 Hockey Series Open
FW Sebastian Eitenberger (1992-08-21) 21 August 1992 (age 26) 98   Arminen 2018–19 Hockey Series Open

Results and fixturesEdit

The following matches were played or are scheduled to be played by the national team in the current or upcoming seasons.

2019Edit

2018–19 FIH Series Finals

2019 EuroHockey Championship II

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FIH Hero World Rankings January 2019 – Men" (PDF). FIH. 22 January 2019. Retrieved 22 January 2019.
  2. ^ "Austria Hockey". austria-hockey.com. 2013. Archived from the original on 19 December 2014. Retrieved 27 October 2014.
  3. ^ Monghy, Peter (16 April 2019). "Road to Tokyo". www.hockey.at (in German). Österreichischer Hockeyverband. Retrieved 16 April 2019.

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