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Konrad Laimer (born 27 May 1997) is an Austrian footballer who currently plays as a midfielder for German side RB Leipzig.[1]

Konrad Laimer
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Personal information
Full name Konrad Laimer
Date of birth (1997-05-27) 27 May 1997 (age 21)
Place of birth Salzburg, Austria
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
RB Leipzig
Number 27
Youth career
000–2014 Red Bull Salzburg
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2014–2016 FC Liefering 20 (0)
2014–2017 Red Bull Salzburg 57 (4)
2017– RB Leipzig 45 (1)
National team
2012–2013 Austria U16 14 (1)
2013–2014 Austria U17 11 (0)
2014 Austria U18 1 (0)
2014–2016 Austria U19 18 (0)
2015 Austria U20 5 (0)
2016– Austria U21 10 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 13 April 2019
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 1 April 2015

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CareerEdit

ClubEdit

Laimer is a youth exponent from FC Red Bull Salzburg. He made his Erste Liga debut with FC Liefering at 2 May 2014 against SV Horn.[2] He made his first team debut at 28 September 2014 against SK Rapid Wien. He replaced Alan in overtime.[3]

On 30 June 2017, Laimer joined RB Leipzig on a four-year deal.[4]

InternationalEdit

Laimer got his first call up to the senior Austria side for 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Wales and Georgia in September 2017.[5]

Career statisticsEdit

As of match played 13 January 2017[6]
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League National Cup Europe Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Liefering 2013–14 Erste Liga 3 0 0 0 3 0
2014–15 8 0 0 0 8 0
2015–16 8 0 0 0 8 0
Liefering total 19 0 0 0 0 0 19 0
Red Bull Salzburg 2014–15 Austrian Bundesliga 8 0 2 0 3[a] 0 13 0
2015–16 18 1 3 3 0 0 21 4
2016–17 31 3 2 1 10[b] 0 43 4
Red Bull Salzburg total 57 4 7 4 13 0 77 8
RB Leipzig 2017–18 Bundesliga 21 0 2 0 1[c] 0 24 0
Career total 88 4 9 4 14 0 111 8
  1. ^ Appearances in the Europa League
  2. ^ Six appearances in the Champions League and four in the Europa League
  3. ^ Appearance in the Champions League

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Austria - K. Laimer - Profile with news, career statistics and history - Soccerway". soccerway.com. Retrieved 2014-12-24.
  2. ^ "Horn vs. Liefering - 2 May 2014 - Soccerway". soccerway.com. Retrieved 2014-12-24.
  3. ^ "Rapid Wien vs. Salzburg - 28 September 2014 - Soccerway". soccerway.com. Retrieved 2014-12-24.
  4. ^ "Transfermeldung: Konrad Laimer wechselt zu RB Leipzig!". RasenBallsport Leipzig (in German).
  5. ^ "WALES VS AUSTRIA". goal.com. 2 September 2017. Retrieved 4 September 2017.
  6. ^ "K. Laimer". Soccerway. Perform Group. Retrieved 17 January 2018.

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