FC Wiltz 71 is a football club, based in Wiltz, in north-western Luxembourg. The club is currently playing in the highest football league in Luxembourg.

Wiltz 71
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Full nameFootball Club Wiltz 71
Founded12 March 1971
GroundStade Am Pëtz, Weidingen
Capacity3,000
ChairmanMichael Schenk
ManagerDan Huet[1]
LeagueLuxembourg National Division
2021–22Luxembourg National Division, 13th
WebsiteClub website
Stade Am Pëtz, Weidingen, Luxembourg

HistoryEdit

It was formed in 1971[2] as an amalgam of Union Sportive Niederwiltz and Gold a Ro'd Wiltz. In 1976, it absorbed Arminia Weidingen.

In the 2005–06 season, Wiltz finished fifth in the National Division, but the team was relegated to the Division of Honour after finishing twelfth in the 2007–08 season.

Despite the relegation in 2010–11 into the "Promotion d'Honneur", Sanel Ibrahimović succeed in scoring the most goals (18), which let him win the trophy for best topscorer of the season.[3] FC Wiltz 71 managed to climb once again to the "BGL Ligue" for the season 2012–13.

HonoursEdit

Runners-up (1): 2000–01

Current squadEdit

As of 5 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
3 DF   LUX Haris Faljic
4 DF   CTA Peter Guinari
5 DF   FRA Célestin Nzanga
6 MF   LUX Christophe Schroeder
7 MF   LUX Chris Philipps
8 MF   SVN Emir Burkic
9 MF   BEL Luca Napoleone
10 MF   LUX Ben Biver
11 FW   FRA Redouane Boulbrachène
12 GK   LUX Olivier Mabille
17 DF   LUX Andy Rodrigues
20 GK   LUX Ralph Schon
21 DF   LUX Dany Fernandes
No. Pos. Nation Player
22 MF   LUX Lenn Scheuer
23 FW   LUX Beno Kovacevic
25 MF   BEL Dan Schmitz
26 DF   BEL Randy Giargiana
27 MF   BEL Bigen Yala Lusala
28 MF   COD Moise Ngwisani
29 FW   BEL David Timmermans
34 DF   BEL Mattis Poitoux
45 DF   BEL Damien Humblet
66 MF   BEL Luigi Vaccaro
77 FW   BIH Mirza Jašarević
88 FW   BEL Benjamin Romeyns
99 GK   LUX Kay Reding

ManagersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FC Wiltz 71 - Dan Huet". www.fcwiltz.com.
  2. ^ 50 Jahre FC Wiltz 71 - FC Wiltz
  3. ^ Alle Torschützenkönige auf einen Blick - Fussbal-Lux

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 49°58′2.7″N 5°55′39″E / 49.967417°N 5.92750°E / 49.967417; 5.92750