Jürgen Säumel (born 8 September 1984[2]) is an Austrian former professional footballer who played as a midfielder.

Jürgen Säumel
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Personal information
Full name Jürgen Säumel
Date of birth (1984-09-08) 8 September 1984 (age 35)
Place of birth Friesach, Austria
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)[1]
Playing position Midfielder
Youth career
TSV Neumarkt
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2002–2008 Sturm Graz 140 (9)
2008–2010 Torino 30 (2)
2010Brescia (loan) 10 (0)
2011 MSV Duisburg 7 (0)
2011–2013 Sturm Graz 27 (2)
2013–2014 Wiener Neustadt 20 (0)
2014–2017 Wacker Innsbruck 79 (5)
Total 313 (18)
National team
2005–2012 Austria 20 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Club careerEdit

After Säumel's contract with SK Sturm Graz expired, he decided to sign for Torino on 22 July 2008 on a three-year contract.[3] After a season with Torino and a half-year loan spell at Brescia, he signed for MSV Duisburg.[4]

International careerEdit

Säumel was a member of the Austrian UEFA Euro 2008 squad, making his first appearance of Euro 2008 for the host nation in a 1–0 defeat to Croatia. He was substituted after 61 minutes, being replaced by the veteran Ivica Vastić.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Jürgen Säumel". Soccerway. Perform Group. Retrieved 8 April 2016.
  2. ^ "Jürgen Säumel". UEFA. Retrieved 19 February 2012.
  3. ^ "Saumel seals Torino switch". Sky Sports. 22 July 2008. Retrieved 22 July 2008.
  4. ^ "MSV verpflichtet Jürgen Säumel" [MSV signs Jürgen Säumel]. DFL (in German). 26 January 2011. Archived from the original on 31 January 2011. Retrieved 26 January 2011.

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