Christian Schwegler

Christian Schwegler ( born June 6, 1984 in Ettiswil, Switzerland ) is a Swiss football player. Since 2009 he plays for the Austrian club Red Bull Salzburg.

Club career

On the 05/ 06 season he moved from FC Luzern in the Swiss Challenge League to Arminia Bielefeld in the German Bundesliga. During winter break 2005/ 06 Schwegler moved back to Switzerland (BSC Young Boys). There he was the undisputed master players on the defensive flanks. Schwegler changed on 1 June 2009 for a transfer fee of 950,000 euros to the Austrian champions FC Red Bull Salzburg. In his first season he became a regular player with 35 inserts in the Bundesliga. In the autumn of 2010/11 season he was injured seriously ( torn tendon in his left thigh ) and stood the rest of the season no longer available.


Christian Schwegler is known world wide for its objections ( about 35 meters ).

He is the older brother of Pirmin Schwegler, who is under contract at Eintracht Frankfurt.


  • Austrian Champion 2009, 2010, 2012, 2014
  • Austrian Cup winner: 2012


Christian Schwegler is single and has a girlfriend.