Rudolf König
Born April 25, 1957,
Klagenfurt
Height
Weight
6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
176 lb (80 kg; 12 st 8 lb)
Position Left winger
team
F. teams
retired
Austrian Bundesliga
Klagenfurter AC
EC Graz
Ntl. team Flag of Austria.png Austria
Playing career 1973–1992


Rudolf König (born on April 25, 1957 in Klagenfurt) is a retired Austrian hockey left winger. He is the player who registered most goals (56) and most points (96) in the Austrian National Team.

Club career[edit | edit source]

König played with the Klagenfurter AC of the Austrian Bundesliga in 1973 - 1989. He became the Austrian champion with the Klagenfurter AC in the 1973-74, 1975-76, 1976-77, 1978-79, 1979-80, 1984-85, 1985-86, 1986-87 and 1987-88 seasons.

In 1989 - 1992, König played with the ATSE Graz (later EC Graz ATSE and even later EC Graz) of the Austrian Bundesliga. After the 1991-92 season, König retired.

Team Staff career[edit | edit source]

Role Team Years
Head coach Team Kärnten 2006 1999 - 2000

International career[edit | edit source]

König is the player who scored most goals and points in the Austrian National Team. He participated at the 1975, 1976, 1978 and 1981 World Championships "Pool C", 1976, 1984 and 1988 Olympics and at the 1977, 1979, 1982, 1983, 1985 and 1987 World Championships "Pool B" (being chosen to the World Championship "Pool B" All-Star Team at the 1982 tournament).

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