Christian Schwegler

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Christian Schwegler
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Personal information
Full name Christian Schwegler
Date of birth (1984-06-06) 6 June 1984 (age 34)
Place of birth Ettiswil, Switzerland
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Right back
Club information
Current team
Number 27
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2003–2005 Luzern 95 (0)
2005 Arminia Bielefeld II 7 (0)
2006–2009 BSC Young Boys 106 (1)
2009–2017 Red Bull Salzburg 166 (4)
2017– Luzern 7 (0)
National team
2003–2006 Switzerland U-21 6 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 10 September 2017

Christian Schwegler (born 6 June 1984 in Ettiswil) is a footballer from Switzerland who currently plays as defender for FC Luzern in the Swiss Super League.[1]


Christian joined Red Bull Salzburg during the summer of 2009 from Young Boys Bern for a fee of €0.6m. During the Red Bulls' 6-1 win over SV Mattersburg on 27 March 2010, Schwegler scored his first goal since joining the club.

Playing style

Schwegler is known for his long throw-ins.

Personal life

He is the brother of Pirmin Schwegler.


  • Austrian Champion (5): 2010, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016
  • Austrian Cup (4): 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016


  1. ^ Soccerway profile

External links

  • Red Bull Salzburg profile (in German)
  • profile
  • Guardian Football Stats

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