FC Blau-Weiß Linz

FC Blau-Weiß Linz or BW Linz are an Austrian association football club playing in the Second League in the current 2020–21 season.

FC Blau-Weiß Linz
FC Blau-Weiß Linz logo.svg
Full nameFußball Club Blau-Weiß Linz
Founded2 July 1997; 25 years ago (1997-07-02)
GroundLinzer Stadion
Capacity21,005
ManagerGerald Scheiblehner
LeagueSecond League
2019–20Second League, 9th
WebsiteClub website

HistoryEdit

 
Historical chart of league performance of Blau-Weiß Linz and their predecessor

In 1997, FC Blau-Weiß Linz was founded, which adopted the traditions of the defunct club FC Linz, which due to financial difficulties had to finally dissolve, by merger with their long-time rivals LASK Linz.

StadiumEdit

FC Blau-Weiß Linz played their home matches at Linzer Stadion, but they have plans to develop their own stadium, Donaustadion, to accommodate nearly 5,400 people by 2023.[1]

Current squadEdit

Updated 31 August 2022. Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK   AUT Nicolas Schmid
2 DF   AUT Fabio Strauss
3 DF   AUT Christoph Schösswendter
4 MF   AUT Marco Krainz
5 DF   SRB Danilo Mitrović
6 MF   AUT Tobias Koch
7 FW   ALB Anteo Fetahu
8 DF   AUT Simon Pirkl
9 FW   BRA Ronivaldo
10 FW   GHA Paul Mensah
11 FW   FRA Fally Mayulu
13 MF   AUT Michael Brandner
No. Pos. Nation Player
14 DF   AUT Julian Gölles
15 DF   AUT Manuel Maranda
17 DF   AUT Lukas Rath
18 MF   AUT Matthias Seidl
19 FW   AUT Fabian Neumayr
20 MF   AUT Simon Seidl
21 GK   AUT Felix Gschossmann
22 DF   AUT Fabian Windhager
23 MF   AUT Alexander Briedl
26 MF   AUT Lukas Tursch
31 GK   AUT Kevin Radulovic
41 GK   AUT Armin Sarcevic

Staff and board membersEdit

  • Manager: Ronald Brunmayr

Manager historyEdit

As of 12 October 2017[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "New stadium and design: Blue and whites will get a view of the Danube". StadiumDB.com. 23 October 2020.
  2. ^ "SFC Blau Weiß Linz » Manager history". worldfootball.net. Retrieved 22 June 2016.

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