Christian has been playing the game since childhood. From 1998 to 2001, he played for Austrian club SV Schwechat, before moving to FK Austria Vienna in 2001. FK Austria Vienna is renowned for being one of the best youth teams in Europe. At the age of 16, he was drafted for his first adult team, FC Stadiau. He went on to play for USV Atzenbrugg before returning to university to get his degree. Christian has played for Wingate University since 2016.

His soccer philosophy, for himself and for those he coaches, is go out there and enjoy yourself! He states, “Hard work will always overcome talent if talent doesn’t work hard.”