Andreas Schäfer ( born February 5, 1983 in Daun) is a German professional football player. He plays at FC Viktoria Köln since 2013 in the West Regional.
Shepherd played in his youth for the SV Strohn and moved in 2001 to the second team of 1 FC Kaiserslautern in the Regionalliga Süd, before he was hired by the then North - division side VfL Osnabrück 2004. At the end of the season 2006/ 07 Shepherd rose with VfL on to the 2nd Bundesliga. There he was employed as a left-back and left midfielder. His debut in professional football had Schaefer on August 19, 2007 against SC Freiburg. As in the previous two years he was also on the rise year to support the team and secured with this relegation. At the beginning of the 2008/ 09 Shepherd was able to convince his numerous templates and led the scorers standings of the 2nd league.
Shepherd moved to the season for the Bundesliga relegation 2009/10 Karlsruher SC, where he received a two-year contract. Shepherd was at KSC while a regular player on the left defensive position and came in two seasons on 58 missions, his contract was not renewed in the summer of 2011. Then Shepherd moved to second division rivals FC Ingolstadt 04 and signed there for the next two years. In the summer of 2013 he moved to the Viertklassigkeit to FC Viktoria Köln.