Karl Giesser

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Karl Giesser
Personal information
Date of birth(1928-10-29)29 October 1928
Place of birth Austria
Date of death 15 January 2010(2010-01-15) (aged 81)
Playing position Midfielder
Senior career*
1949–1964 SK Rapid Wien
National team
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Karl Giesser (29 October 1928 15 January 2010) [1] was an Austrian football midfielder who played for Austria in the 1954 FIFA World Cup. [2] He also played for SK Rapid Wien. [3]

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