|Full name||András Schäfer|
|Date of birth||13 April 1999|
|Place of birth||Szombathely, Hungary|
|Height||1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|2019–2020||→ Chievo Verona (loan)||0||(0)|
|2020||→ Dunajská Streda (loan)||8||(0)|
*Club domestic league appearances and goals, correct as of 08 May, 2023|
‡ National team caps and goals, correct as of 26 September 2022
András Schäfer (born 13 April 1999) is a Hungarian professional footballer who plays as a left midfielder for Bundesliga club Union Berlin and the Hungary national team.
Schäfer made his Hungarian League debut for MTK appearing as a substitute away at against Gyirmót on 1 April 2017.
On 17 January 2020, he joined Dunajská Streda, playing in the Fortuna Liga on loan until the end of the 2019–20 season, with an option to purchase.
On 21 January 2022, Schäfer joined Union Berlin in the Bundesliga.
On 7 May 2022, Schäfer scored his first goal in the Bundesliga on the 33rd game week of the 2021–22 Bundesliga season in a 4–1 away victory against SC Freiburg at the Europa-Park Stadion, Freiburg im Breisgau. In the 2021–22 Bundesliga season he earned 8 caps and scored 1 goal.
After the match against SC Freiburg, he suffered an injury.  On 19 May 2023, the diagnosis was revealed saying that he broke his leg. He also mentioned that he is going through the hardest time in his career due to this injury.
Schäfer made his debut with the Hungary national team in a 1–0 UEFA Nations League win over Turkey on 3 September 2020.
On 1 June 2021, he was included in the final 26-man squad to represent Hungary at the rescheduled UEFA Euro 2020 tournament. He scored his first international goal on 4 June 2021, in a 1–0 win against Cyprus.
- As of matches played as of 25 January 2023
|MTK Budapest II||2016–17||Nemzeti Bajnokság III||7||1||0||0||–||7||1|
|MTK Budapest||2016–17||Nemzeti Bajnokság I||2||0||0||0||–||2||0|
|2017–18||Nemzeti Bajnokság II||28||4||6||2||–||34||6|
|2018–19||Nemzeti Bajnokság I||14||1||1||0||–||15||1|
|Chievo (loan)||2019–20||Serie A||0||0||0||0||–||0||0|
|Dunajská Streda (loan)||2019–20||Slovak Super Liga||8||0||3||1||–||11||1|
|Dunajská Streda||2020–21||Slovak Super Liga||27||0||1||0||3||0||31||0|
|2021–22||Slovak Super Liga||17||3||1||0||2||0||20||3|
- ^ Includes Magyar Kupa, Slovak Cup, DFB-Pokal
- ^ Appearances in UEFA Europa League
- As of match played 15 November 2021Scores and results list Hungary's goal tally first, score column indicates score after each Schäfer goal.
|1||4 June 2021||Szusza Ferenc Stadion, Budapest, Hungary||Cyprus||1–0||1–0||Friendly|
|2||23 June 2021||Allianz Arena, Munich, Germany||Germany||2–1||2–2||UEFA Euro 2020|
|3||15 November 2021||PGE Narodowy, Warsaw, Poland||Poland||1–0||2–1||2022 FIFA World Cup qualification|
- ^ "UEFA Nations League 2023 Booking List before League phase Matchday 4" (PDF). UEFA. 12 June 2022. p. 3. Retrieved 21 June 2022.
- ^ "András Schäfer". 1. FC Union Berlin. Retrieved 4 August 2022.
- ^ András Schäfer at Soccerway
- ^ "Gyirmót vs. MTK - 1 April 2017 - Soccerway". us.soccerway.com.
- ^ "PRVÁ ZIMNÁ POSILA: ANDRÁS SCHÄFER" (Press release) (in Slovak). Dunajská Streda. 17 January 2020.
- ^ "Andras Schäfer signs for 1. FC Union Berlin". fc-union-berlin.de. 21 January 2022.
- ^ "2021–22 Bundesliga: Freiburg 1–4 Union Berlin". soccerway.com. 7 May 2022.
- ^ "Hungary - András Schafer". soccerway.com. 15 May 2022.
- ^ "Union muss auf András Schäfer verzichten". www.fc-union-berlin.de (in German). Retrieved 19 May 2023.
- ^ nemzetisport.hu (17 May 2023). "Légiósok: Schäfer András ismét megsérült, ebben az idényben már nem". NSO.hu (in Hungarian). Retrieved 19 May 2023.
- ^ nemzetisport.hu (19 May 2023). "Légiósok: megvan a diagnózis, Schäfer súlyos sérülést szenvedett –". NSO.hu (in Hungarian). Retrieved 19 May 2023.
- ^ "Nach Comeback wieder verletzt: Schäfer ist Unions größter Pechvogel". bild.de (in German). 18 May 2023. Retrieved 19 May 2023.
- ^ "Turkey vs. Hungary - 3 September 2020 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com.
- ^ "Válogatott: a Puskás Akadémia két játékosa és Szoboszlai Dominik maradt ki az Eb-keretből" (in Hungarian). 1 June 2021.
- ^ "Újra nézők előtt: megint nyert, már tíz meccse veretlen a válogatott" (in Hungarian). 4 June 2021.
- ^ "Schäfer, András". National Football Teams. Retrieved 22 June 2021.
- András Schäfer at the Hungarian Football Federation (in Hungarian)
- András Schäfer at National-Football-Teams.com
- András Schäfer at WorldFootball.net
- Living people
- 1999 births
- Hungarian people of German descent
- Sportspeople from Szombathely
- Hungarian footballers
- Hungary men's international footballers
- Hungary men's under-21 international footballers
- Hungary men's youth international footballers
- Men's association football midfielders
- MTK Budapest FC players
- Genoa C.F.C. players
- A.C. ChievoVerona players
- FC DAC 1904 Dunajská Streda players
- 1. FC Union Berlin players
- Nemzeti Bajnokság I players
- Nemzeti Bajnokság II players
- Slovak Super Liga players
- Bundesliga players
- UEFA Euro 2020 players
- Hungarian expatriate footballers
- Hungarian expatriate sportspeople in Italy
- Expatriate footballers in Italy
- Hungarian expatriate sportspeople in Slovakia
- Expatriate footballers in Slovakia
- Hungarian expatriate sportspeople in Germany
- Expatriate footballers in Germany
- Hungarian football midfielder stubs