[People Profile] All We Know About Xaver Schlager Biography, Career, Family, Networth
Xaver Schlager, born on the 28th of September 1997, is an Austrian footballer currently playing in the midfield position at Bundesliga club RB Leipzig and the Austria national team.
Red Bull Salzburg
After playing in the youth squad at SC St. Valentin, Schlager was a part of his first team at the FC Red Bull Salzburg Academy in the year 2011, where they played in every team. The year 2015 saw him moved into FC Liefering, the farm team of FC Red Bull Salzburg.
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|Full Names||" Xaver" Schlager|
|Place of birth||Linz, Upper Austria, Austria|
|Date Of Birth||28 September 1997|
|State of Origin||Linz, Upper Austria, Austria|
|Current team||RB Leipzig|
2003–2009 SC St. Valentin
2009–2012 Red Bull Salzburg
2012 SC St. Valentin
2012–2015 Red Bull Salzburg
2015–2017 FC Liefering
2016–2019 Red Bull Salzburg
2019–2022 VfL Wolfsburg
2022– RB Leipzig
2013 Austria U17
2015–2016 Austria U19
2017–2019 Austria U21
2018– Austria 29
£54,000 per week
|Net Worth||$5 Million|
In the 2017-18 season, Salzburg experienced their most successful European campaign. They finished on top of the Europa League group, for the fourth time in a row after beating Real Sociedad and Borussia Dortmund and making their first debut to the UEFA Europa League semi-final. On the 3rd of May, 2018, he was at the Europa League semi-finals as Marseille defeated Salzburg 3-1 on aggregate to make it into the final.
On the 26th of June, 2019 Schlager was signed by Bundesliga team VfL Wolfsburg. While at Wolfsburg, Schlager made 81 appearances across all competitions including 69 appearances in the Bundesliga. He was absent from 20 league games due to injury in his final season. However, he nevertheless, he averaged 27 pressurizations per match while scoring two goals as well as two assists.
On the 17th of June in 2022 Schlager became a member of Bundesliga opponents RB Leipzig, after the club released a clause from the terms of his Wolfsburg contract. The contract was signed through 2026.
Schlager was a member of the Austrian U16 U17, U17, and U19 national teams. As part of Austria U19, he took part in the 2014 UEFA European Under-19 Championship. He made his senior debut with the squad in the friendly win 3-0 against Slovenia on 23 March 2018.
Xaver Schlager has left Wolfsburg in exchange for Bundesliga opponents RB Leipzig, the Austria international midfielder has signed an agreement for four years that runs until 2026.
Schlager He joined Wolfsburg following his departure from Red Bull Salzburg in summer 2019 had one year remaining in his deal. The 24-year-old ties up together with his fellow Austria internationally Konrad Laimer at Leipzig.
RB Leipzig are one of the top teams in Germany and are consistently in Europe, plus they have now won their first major title with the DFB-Pokal,” Schalger said after drafting conditions in the Red Bull Arena.
“I’m really pleased that this move has been completed and I can continue my development here. The club has big targets and I want to play my part in achieving them!”
Schlager played 81 times in all games for Wolfsburg and 69 of them were on the Bundesliga. He was absent from 20 league games due to injury, however, he still averaged 27 pressures per game, while scoring two assists and scoring a goal. He is a 29-time Austria international has previously had the title four times. Austrian Bundesliga titles and three Austrian Cups with Salzburg.
Director of Sport Christopher Vivell added: “Xaver Schlager is a strong-tackling and fast-running central midfielder who is not only familiar with the way we play, but has been playing this manner for a long time. Xaver will be a excellent addition to us both on and off the field.
“On the pitch, he’s an intelligent box-to-box midfielder who makes good decisions, whilst his strong left foot will improve our versatility in midfield. He’s a reliable character away from the pitch, has a great mentality and that’s the kind of guy that will improve our team.”