Date of birth
Austrian forward Thomas Mayer joined Hull City on a two-year deal in September 2020, with the Club holding the option of a further year.
Born in Linz, the 25-year-old began his youth career with SC Schwanenstadt at the age of six and had spells in the youth teams of LASK Linz and German Bundesliga side VfB Stuttgart.
He earned three caps for Austria U17s before eventually making his senior debut for LASK Linz in March 2016 in a 1-1 draw against FC Wacker Innsbruck.
Mayer enjoyed a successful 2016/17 season with LASK Linz, making 26 appearances for the Austrian outfit as they went on to win the 2. Liga title.
The forward spent the 2017/18 and 2018/19 seasons on loan at SV Ried before eventually joining Austria Lustenau in July 2019, racking up an impressive 15 assists and six goals in 28 appearances.