|Full name||Erich Probst|
|Date of birth||5 December 1927|
|Place of birth||Vienna, Austria|
|Date of death||16 March 1988(aged 60)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Probst made his debut for Austria in a May 1951 friendly match against Scotland and was a participant at the 1954 FIFA World Cup tournament  1954 in Switzerland, where he was one of the foremost strikers. Austria reached third place and Probst ended second in the scorer list with six goals, behind the Hungarian Sandor Kocsis and jointly with Max Morlock of Germany and the Swiss Josef Hügi.