Mattias Schnorf

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Mattias Schnorf
Personal information
Full name Mattias Schnorf
Date of birth (1984-04-21) April 21, 1984 (age 35)
Place of birth Uetikon am See, Switzerland
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
FC Schaffhausen
Number 28
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2001–2002 Grasshopper Club Zürich 0 (0)
2003–2011 FC Winterthur 127 (1)
2011 Atlanta Silverbacks 14 (0)
2011–2012 SC Young Fellows Juventus 5 (0)
2012– FC Schaffhausen
National team
Switzerland U-21 6 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of August 16, 2011

Mattias Schnorf (born April 21, 1984 in Uetikon am See) is a Swiss footballer currently playing for FC Schaffhausen in the third division Swiss 1. Liga.

Career[edit]

Schnorf began his career with the lauded Grasshopper Club Zürich, for whom he signed aged 17, and he spent two seasons with the team, but never made a first team appearance and moving to FC Winterthur in the Swiss Challenge League in 2003. He went on to play in 127 games as a central defender for Winterthur, scoring one goal in a 1-1 tie with FC Chiasso in 2010.

Schnorf crossed the Atlantic to the United States when he signed with Atlanta Silverbacks of the North American Soccer League.[1] He made his debut on for his new club on May 14, 2011 in a game against the NSC Minnesota Stars.[2]

At the conclusion of the 2011 season, Schnorf was loaned to SC Young Fellows Juventus of the Swiss 1. Liga on September 26, 2011.[3] The Swiss club purchased him outright on October 12, 2011.[4]

International[edit]

Schnorf is a Swiss youth international, having earned six caps for the Switzerland U-21 team.

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