Bio
Heinz Fahnler
Born: 1942-08-10
Intl. since: 1978-01-01
Hometown: Vienna
Country: Austria
Speaks: German
Occupation: journalist
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Heinz Fahnler became a referee in 1962 and in his first years in Austrian highest leagues he was called Roter Heinzi (red Heinzi) due to many expulsions of football players in his matches.

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Fahnler was a referee from 1962 till 1984, in all eleven years as an international. He refereed more than 1200 matches nationally and 45 internationally. Fahner took charge of the match Portugal vs Romania on Juni 20th, 1984 (Stade La Beaujoire, Nantes) at European Championships in France.

Wiener Zeitung

From 1983 until 2000 Heinz Fahnler was editor of the Wiener Zeitung. He was an official in Vienna's referee organisation (a local organisation) and from 2002 until 2003 he was a member of the so-called Bundesliga-Kommission and he was responsible for assigning the referees for the matches oft he Bundesliga. Later he was responsible for security of stadions (deputy commissioner for questions of security in the Austrian Football Assocication) and in the summer 2008 he was the first prosecutor in the Bundesliga.

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Heinz Fahnler died of a stroke on the streets of Madrid on september 17th 2008, a few hours before the match Real - Bate Borisov which he was going to attend as a UEFA delegate.
source: Heinrich Wurzer

Statistics
Statistics for HEINZ FAHNLER
Totals Home Away Total
Penalties 4 1 5
Fouls 0 0 0
Yellow 2 3 5
YellowRed 0 0 0
Red 0 0 0
Averages Home Away Total
Penalties 0.22 0.06 0.14
Fouls 0 0 0
Yellow 0.11 0.17 0.14
YellowRed 0 0 0
Red 0 0 0

Based on 18 international matches

Matches
MATCHES FOR HEINZ FAHNLER
Date Score Yellow Red Penalties Fouls
UEFA Cup 1984 - 1985
2nd roundKöln FCStandard1984-11-072 - 1 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
1st roundUniversitatea CraiovaReal Betis1984-10-031 - 0 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
Euro 1984
group stagePortugalRomania1984-06-201 - 0 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
European Cup 1983 - 1984
1/4 finalsLiverpoolBenfica1984-03-071 - 0 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
European Cup2 1983 - 1984
1st roundDukla PragueManchester United1983-09-272 - 2 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
Euro 1984 qualifiers
NorwayBulgaria1983-09-071 - 2 1 (0-1)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
DenmarkHungary1983-06-013 - 1 2 (1-1)0 (0-0)1 (1-0)0 (0-0)
UEFA Cup 1982 - 1983
3rd roundDundee UnitedWerder Bremen1982-11-242 - 1 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
2nd roundServetteSlask Wroclaw1982-11-035 - 1 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)1 (1-0)0 (0-0)
1st roundFerencvárosAthletic Bilbao1982-09-152 - 1 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
friendly
CzechoslovakiaGreece1982-03-240 - 1 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
SwitzerlandDenmark1980-08-271 - 1 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
UEFA Cup 1981 - 1982
1st roundSparta PragueNeuchâtel Xamax1981-09-303 - 2 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)2 (1-1)0 (0-0)
European Cup2 1980 - 1981
2nd roundWest Ham UnitedTimisoara1980-10-224 - 0 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)1 (1-0)0 (0-0)
UEFA Cup 1980 - 1981
1st roundArgesUtrecht1980-09-170 - 0 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
Unknown
Switzerland u21Germany FR u211980-04-023 - 3 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
UEFA Cup 1979 - 1980
1st roundShakhtarMonaco1979-09-192 - 1 2 (1-1)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
UEFA Cup 1978 - 1979
1st roundHibernians MaltaBraga1978-09-203 - 2 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)