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 2018–19 season.

FC Blau-Weiß Linz
FC Blau-Weiß Linz logo.svg
Full nameFußball Club Blau-Weiß Linz
Founded2 July 1997; 23 years ago (1997-07-02)
GroundLinzer Stadion
Capacity21,005
ManagerRonald Brunmayr
LeagueSecond League
2018–19Second League, 5th
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 8 October, 2020. 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 Felix Strauss
4 DF   SRB Danilo Mitrović
5 DF   AUT Bernhard Janeczek
6 MF   TUR Turgay Gemicibaşi
8 MF   AUT Simon Gasperlmair
9 FW   AUT Fabian Schubert
10 MF   AUT Philipp Pomer
11 MF   AUT Oliver Filip
13 MF   AUT Michael Brandner
16 MF   AUT Philipp Malicsek
No. Pos. Nation Player
17 MF   AUT Aleksandar Kostić
21 GK   AUT Felix Gschossmann
22 MF   AUT Amar Beslagic
23 MF   AUT Lukas Tursch
24 DF   AUT Tobias Messing
27 MF   AUT Hannes Huber
28 DF   AUT Marcel Schantl (on loan from TSV Hartberg)
31 GK   AUT Bastian Horner
36 MF   AUT Engin Can Ketan
41 GK   AUT Andreas Tokic
86 FW   SRB Stefano Surdanovic

Out on loanEdit

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

No. Pos. Nation Player
FW   AUT Philipp Ablinger (at SK Vorwärts Steyr)

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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