In 2018, Premier League Champion Christian Fuchs wore Stylo Matchmakers Heirship Seventeen. Christian even customised his own boots with his own brand No Fuchs Given.
He began his senior career as a teenager atWiener Neustadtbefore signing his first professional contract at 17 withSV Mattersburg, challenging for theAustrian Football Bundesligatitle and taking part in European competitions. In 2008, he left for Germany, signing forVfL Bochum. After a season on loan at1. FSV Mainz 05, he signed forFC Schalke 04in 2011, where he contested theUEFA Champions Leaguebut suffered a serious knee injury. In 2015, he signed for Leicester, winning thePremier Leaguein his first season at the club.
A full international for a decade starting from his debut in 2006, Fuchs earned 78 caps forAustria, making him their eighth-most capped player of all time. He played for the nation atUEFA Euro 2008andUEFA Euro 2016, captaining them for the first time in 2010 and on a permanent basis from 2012, before retiring from international duty in 2016.
Fuchs made his debut forAustriaon 23 May 2006 in a friendly match againstCroatia, replacingStefan Lexafor the final six minutes of the 1–4 loss at theErnst-Happel-StadioninVienna.
He was part of the Austrian international squad as they co-hostedUEFA Euro 2008alongsideSwitzerland. He made only one appearance in the group stage elimination, playing the entirety of the 1–0 loss to Germany in their last match of the tournament.
On 11 August 2010, Fuchs captained his nation for the first time in a 0–1 friendly loss to the Swiss inKlagenfurt.That 17 November, he scored his first international goal, equalising in a 1–2 home friendly loss toGreece.
Fuchs received the armband on a permanent basis at the behest of managerMarcel Kolleron 13 August 2012. He played all 10 games as theyqualifiedforUEFA Euro 2016, the first time they did so, and featured in every minute of thegroup stage eliminationin France. Afterwards, he retired from international play with a total of 78 caps, declaring “I am very proud of the 10 years that I have spent with the national team. I did everything with passion and, as I said, I am very, very proud.”