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Switzerland Michael Liniger
#41 GC Küsnacht Lions / SL - 17/18
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Database: 858 367 players
Last added: Göran Amcoff
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jan Kovar 52 16 47 63
2. Linus Omark 49 22 39 61
3. Sven Andrighetto 52 27 28 55
4. Enzo Corvi 44 15 37 52
5. Roman Cervenka 49 16 35 51
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C/W
Age
41
Height
5'10" / 178 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
190 lbs / 86 kg
Shoots
R
Youth Team
Status
Retired

Liniger is a forward who is very sound defensively. Good in physical battles and along the boards. Wins a lot of faceoffs. Also displays offensive ability.
- Ulf Andersson, EP (2013)

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Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1994-95 Switzerland U16 (all) International-Jr - - - - - |
1995-96 Langnau U20 Elite Jr. A - - - - - |
SC Langnau NLB 4 0 0 0 0 |
1996-97 Langnau U20 Elite Jr. A 35 16 16 32 50 |
SC Langnau NLB 15 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0
Switzerland U18 EJC-18 6 0 1 1 10 |
1997-98 Langnau U20 Elite Jr. A 16 13 6 19 26 |
SC Langnau NLB 27 4 2 6 2 | Playoffs 14 0 0 0 0
1998-99 Langnau U20 Elite Jr. A 12 6 12 18 34 |
SC Langnau NLA 32 2 4 6 8 | Relegation 11 1 1 2 4
Switzerland U20 (all) International-Jr - - - - - |
1999-00 SC Langnau NLA 41 1 2 3 12 | Relegation 5 0 0 0 0
EHC Wiki-Münsingen SwissDiv1 1 0 0 0 0 |
Team Switzerland International - - - - - |
2000-01 EHC Biel-Bienne NLB 39 15 21 36 34 | Playoffs 11 9 3 12 10
2001-02 HC Ambrì-Piotta NLA 44 6 4 10 10 | Playoffs 6 0 0 0 2
2002-03 HC Ambrì-Piotta NLA 44 3 4 7 22 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0
2003-04 HC Ambrì-Piotta NLA 43 12 6 18 20 | Playoffs 7 3 1 4 2
Switzerland (all) International 3 0 0 0 0 |
2004-05 HC Ambrì-Piotta NLA 40 8 14 22 26 | Playoffs 5 2 3 5 2
Switzerland (all) International 3 0 0 0 0 |
2005-06 SC Langnau “C” NLA 44 5 4 9 75 | Relegation 6 0 3 3 6
2006-07 SC Langnau “C” NLA 40 9 10 19 36 | Relegation 10 1 4 5 22
SC Langnau NLA Q - - - - - | Qualification 5 1 2 3 4
2007-08 Kloten Flyers NLA 50 7 17 24 30 | Playoffs 5 0 4 4 4
2008-09 Kloten Flyers NLA 48 14 17 31 12 | Playoffs 15 6 7 13 8
2009-10 Kloten Flyers “A” NLA 37 5 8 13 26 | Playoffs 10 1 1 2 4
2010-11 Kloten Flyers NLA 46 10 22 32 46 10 | Playoffs 18 3 4 6 10 -1
2011-12 Kloten Flyers NLA 50 21 20 41 36 19 | Playoffs 5 2 1 3 0 0
Switzerland (all) International 9 2 0 2 2 |
2012-13 Kloten Flyers NLA 18 3 6 9 8 2 | Relegation 1 2 0 2 0 2
2013-14 Kloten Flyers “A” NLA 48 9 22 31 34 -8 | Playoffs 14 3 2 5 8 -2
Switzerland (all) International 3 2 3 5 4 2 |
2014-15 Kloten Flyers “A” NLA 50 7 6 13 24 -5 |
2015-16 Kloten Flyers “A” NLA 47 5 3 8 16 1 | Playoffs 4 0 1 1 0 -1
2016-17 GC Küsnacht Lions “A” NLB 35 8 13 21 28 -11 |
2017-18 GC Küsnacht Lions SL 2 1 2 3 0 2 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2011-12 Kloten Flyers Spengler Cup 3 0 1 1 2 |
2013-14 Switzerland Deutschland Cup 3 2 3 5 4 2 |
2014-15 Kloten Flyers “A” Champions HL 6 0 0 0 2 -3 |
Kloten Flyers “A” Swiss Cup 5 0 2 2 2 |
2015-16 Kloten Flyers Swiss Cup 4 2 0 2 4 |
2016-17 GC Küsnacht Lions Swiss Cup 2 0 2 2 0 |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2017-18 GC Küsnacht Lions SL Player-Asst. Coach
GC Küsnacht Lions SL Head Coach promoted Dec 29th
ZSC Lions NL Asst. Coach promoted for Playoffs
2018-19 GC Küsnacht Lions SL Asst. Coach
ZSC Lions NL Asst. Coach Promoted on Jan 14th
2019-20 GC Küsnacht Lions SL Head Coach
2020-21 GC Küsnacht Lions SL Head Coach
2021-22 GC Küsnacht Lions SL Head Coach
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Champions HL 1 6 0 0 0 0.00 2 -3 | 0
Deutschland Cup 1 3 2 3 5 1.67 4 2 | 0
EJC-18 1 6 0 1 1 0.17 10 - | 0
International 5 18 4 3 7 0.39 6 2 | 0
International-Jr 2 - - - - - - - | 0
NLA (NL) 17 722 127 169 296 0.41 441 19 | 16 126 24 32 55 0.44 72 -2
NLA Q 1 - - - - - - - | 1 5 1 2 3 0.60 4 -
NLB (SL) 6 122 28 38 66 0.54 64 -9 | 3 26 9 3 12 0.46 10 -
Spengler Cup 1 3 0 1 1 0.33 2 - | 0
Swiss Cup 3 11 2 4 6 0.55 6 - | 0
SwissDiv1 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 - | 0
Elite Jr. A (U20-Elit) 4 63 35 34 69 1.10 110 - | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Martin Gerber (G) 1995-2016 11 Kloten, Langnau, Langnau U20, Switzerland (all)
Marcel Jenni (F) 2003-2015 10 Kloten, Switzerland (all)
Patrick von Gunten (D) 2007-2016 9 Kloten, Switzerland (all)
Victor Stancescu (F) 2007-2016 9 Kloten, Switzerland (all)

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Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
04/08/2016
04/08/2016 Confirmed Kloten Flyers GC Küsnacht Lions
12/03/2014
12/03/2014 Extension Kloten Flyers Kloten Flyers
11/17/2011
11/17/2011 Extension Kloten Flyers Kloten Flyers
12/23/2008
12/23/2008 Extension Kloten Flyers Kloten Flyers
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Cult/Star player for Kloten

Milestones
- 2017-12-19 • Played in his 1000. Professional Hockey Game (NLA & NLB combined)

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