Raphael Hofer goes on loan to Blau-Weiß Linz

A season with the Bundesliga new boys

Raphael Hofer has joined FC Blau-Weiß Linz and signed a loan contract until the end of the season with the newly promoted Austrian Bundesliga side.

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The U21 international played through all age groups of the Red Bull Football Academy and has made a total of 38 appearances for co-operation partners FC Liefering so far (with three goals and three assists). The central midfielder was also part of our UEFA Youth League team in the past two seasons (14 appearances and one goal).