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List of famous athletes from Luxembourg, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Luxembourg has seen some very talented athletes over the years, many of who have gone on to represent their country in the Olympics. These are some of the best Luxembourg athletes of all time, so if you're a native of Luxembourg and are aspiring to compete in sports professionally then these are people you should look up to. If you're searching for a particular popular athlete from Luxembourg then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

Claudio Lombardelli and Joé Flick are included in this list.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Luxembourg athletes?" and "Which athletes are from Luxembourg?"

You can click on the names of these legendary athletes of Luxembourg in order to get more information about each one.

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Fränk Schleck is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
Fränk René Schleck is a Luxembourgish professional road bicycle racer, who rides for UCI ProTeam Trek Factory Racing. Schleck is the older brother of Andy, winner of the 2010 Tour de ...more

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Andy Schleck is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
Andy Raymond Schleck was a Luxembourg former professional road bicycle racer. He won the 2010 Tour de France, being awarded it retroactively in February 2012 after Alberto Contador's hearing at ...more

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Mario Mutsch is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
FC Sion Mario Mutsch is a Luxembourger footballer playing currently for FC St. Gallen in Switzerland. Mutsch was born in Belgium, his mother comes from Belgium and his father from Luxembourg. He comes ...more

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Josy Barthel is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
Joseph Barthel was a Luxembourgish athlete. He was the surprise winner of the Men's 1500 metres at the 1952 Summer Olympics, and the only athlete representing Luxembourg to have won a gold medal ...more

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Daniele Zoratto is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
Modena F.C. Daniele Zoratto is an Italian association football coach and former player.

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Anne Kremer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
Anne Kremer is a Luxembourgish retired tennis player. Her highest WTA ranking was World No. 18, a ranking she achieved on July 29, 2002. Anne completed her schooling at the Athénée ...more

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Jailson Moreira is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
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Julien Darui is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
Julien Darui Julien Darui was a French football goalkeeper, who had stints as a coach after his playing career. Born in Luxembourg during World War I, Darui was capped 25 times for France. In 1999, he was ...more

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Marie Muller is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
Marie Muller Marie Muller is a Luxembourger judoka.

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Mandy Minella is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
Mandy Minella is a Luxembourgish professional tennis player. Minella has won two doubles titles on the WTA tour, as well as nine singles and five doubles titles on the ITF tour in her career. On ...more

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Joseph Alzin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
Joseph Alzin was a Luxembourgian weightlifter, competing at the Summer Olympics for Luxembourg in 1920 and the 1924 Summer Olympics. He won the silver medal at the 1920 Olympics in the ...more

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David Fiegen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
David Fiegen David Fiegen is a Luxembourgian middle distance runner who specializes in the 800 metres. He won the silver medal at the 2006 European Athletics Championships in Gothenburg, the first ever medal ...more

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Claudine Schaul is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
Claudine Schaul is a professional tennis player from Luxembourg. Her career-high singles ranking as of 15 June 2009 was World Number 41, which was achieved on 24 May 2004, and World Number 71 ...more

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Marc Oberweis is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
Marc Oberweis Luxembourg national football team Marc Oberweis is a Luxembourgian footballer who currently plays as a goalkeeper for Jeunesse Esch in Luxembourg's domestic National Division.

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Guy Blaise is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
Guy Blaise Luxembourg national football team Guy Blaise is a Luxembourg football player who plays for Excelsior Virton in Belgium.

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Lars Krogh Gerson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
Lars Krogh Gerson Kongsvinger I.L. Lars Christian Krogh Gerson is a Luxembourgian-Norwegian footballer who plays as a midfielder for Allsvenskan side IFK Norrköping.

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Gilles Müller is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
Gilles Müller is a Luxembourgish professional tennis player. He was a US Open quarterfinalist in 2008 and is the most successful male tennis player in the history of his country. He was ...more

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René Peters is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
René Peters Jeunesse Esch René Peters is a Luxembourgian football player who currently plays for Jeunesse Esch. He is currently the captain of the national team.

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Aurélien Joachim is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
Aurélien Joachim Luxembourg national football team Aurélien Joachim is a Luxembourgian international footballer, who currently plays for Bulgarian side CSKA Sofia. He is the younger brother of former cyclist Benoît Joachim.

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Gilles Bettmer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
Gilles Bettmer Luxembourg national football team Gilles Bettmer is a Luxembourgian football player, who currently plays for AS Differdange.

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Victor Nurenberg is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
Victor "Vic" Nurenberg was a footballer from Luxembourg. Nurenberg played in France for 13 seasons, representing four different clubs. He also represented the Luxembourg national

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Jeannot Krecké is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
Jeannot Krecké Jeannot Krecké is a Luxembourgish politician. A member of the Luxembourg Socialist Workers' Party, Krecké was a member of the Juncker-Asselborn Ministry I and II, holding the ...more

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Charles Leweck is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
Luxembourg national football team Charles Leweck is a Luxembourgian footballer, who currently plays for FC Etzella Ettelbruck in Luxembourg's domestic National Division.

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Dan Collette is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
Luxembourg national football team Daniel Collette is a Luxembourgian footballer, playing as a striker or defender.

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Jean Hamilius is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Athletes from Luxembourg
Jean Hamilius Jean Hamilius is a former Luxembourgish politician and government minister from the Democratic Party. He was born in Luxembourg City. served as Minister for Public Works in Gaston Thorn's ...more