Louis Schaub is a German-born Austrian footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for Austrian Football Bundesliga side Rapid Wien. He was selected by influential football website IBWM in their list of the 100 most exciting players in world football for 2014.
- ##fa-male## Basic Player Info
Nationality: Austrian (10 U21 caps/ 2 U21 goals) ( German)
Club: SK Rapid Wien
Estimated Value: £1.5M
Preferred Foot: Left
Preferred Position: Attacking Midfielder (Left, Right, Centre)
Current/Potential Ability: 124/150
- Player Development
- Louis Schaub is already a first team player at the start of the game, his attributes suggest so. Also we can see that if given enough first team football he can develop even more and truly become more than a solid midfield for Premiership clubs. His Progress Rate is 5 out of 10 which is calculated by players age, professionalism, determination and ambition.
- Career Summary
- Louis Schaub is a well-known name for football fans across Europe. Having made his Austria debut against Moldova in September 2015, he has gone on to make 65 appearances and score 7 goals for his country. Schaub, 30, arrived at Carrow Road from West Brom for a fee of £12.75M in 2018.
Louis Schaub started his career at Sportklub Rapid Wien in July 2008, breaking into the ﬁrst-team in 2012 and making a total of 96 league appearances and scoring 13 goals for the club. In February 2016 he joined Watford for £3.5M and made 49 league appearances and scored 10 goals.
In August 2017 he joined West Bromwich Albion for £5.5M and made 38 league appearances and scored 5 goals. Schaub joined current club Norwich City for £10.25M in June 2018 and has currently made 247 league appearances and scored 38 goals for the club.
- ##fa-thumbs-o-up## Strengths
- Louis Schaub strongest attribute is his versatility, he is natural in couple of positions. Displays resolute characteristics. Is a current international player. Has potential to develop into a good left winger for the Premier league. Has solid understanding of English language. Is a fairly good team player.
- ##fa-thumbs-o-down## Weaknesses
- Louis Schaub current ability suggest that he is not yet good enough for the highest tier of English football, but rather for Sky Bet Championship. Would likely encounter problems adapting to a new country at a young age.
- ##fa-refresh## Transfer Info
- Louis Schaub would probably be available for £4M at the start of the game. SK Rapid Wien will likely sell you the player right at the start of the game. Louis is a solid young attacking midfielder, who can be a great substitution in a bigger club as he is natural in all attacking midfield roles.