Friedrich Koncilia

Friedrich Koncilia (born 25 February 1948) is a former Austrian football goalkeeper.

Friedl Koncilia
Personal information
Full name Friedrich Koncilia
Date of birth (1948-02-25) 25 February 1948 (age 71)
Place of birth Klagenfurt, Austria
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Youth career
1962–1965 KAC
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1965–1969 Austria Klagenfurt
1969–1971 SV Wattens 60 (0)
1971–1979 FC Wacker Innsbruck 236 (0)
1979 RSC Anderlecht 8 (0)
1980–1985 Austria Wien 163 (0)
National team
1970–1985 Austria 84 (0)
Teams managed
1998 Gamba Osaka
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 26 July 2008
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 26 July 2008

Club careerEdit

Born in Klagenfurt, Koncilia made his debut for local side Austria Klagenfurt at 17, moving to SV Wattens in 1969. After two seasons there he enjoyed his longest and most successful spell at FC Wacker Innsbruck, staying there for eight years. He moved abroad to RSC Anderlecht (Belgium) only to return to Austria after a mere 8 games and finished his career at Austria Wien. A back injury forced him to retire at 37.

International careerEdit

He made his debut for Austria in a September 1970 friendly match against Hungary and was a participant at the 1978 FIFA World Cup and at the 1982 FIFA World Cup.[1] He earned 84 caps which makes him Austria's fifth most capped player of all-time (with Bruno Pezzey)[2] His last international was a May 1985 World Cup qualification match against Cyprus.

Managerial statisticsEdit


Team From To Record
G W D L Win %
Gamba Osaka 1998 1998 12 4 0 8 033.33
Total 12 4 0 8 033.33



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