Date:Wednesday September 27 2006
The former Brann Bergen player believes the Austrian FA may try and force him out of international retirement despite his decision to quit the national set-up last month.
The 26-year-old criticised his countries FA, labelling them 'unprofessional' after a spat with Austrian national coach Josef Hickersberger, and made his decision to retire afterwards.
Scharner fell out with his national FA after they claimed the midfielder, who can also play in defence, requested he be able to pick and choose his games to aid his career at Wigan.
Despite his decision, Scharner could yet be called up for his countries friendly games next month, away to Liechtenstein and home to Switzerland.
The defender is worried that Fifa will hand him a four gaem domestic suspension if he refuses the call-up.
Scharner said to the Daily Mirror:
Scharner has admitted that he is not bothered at the prospect of missing out on Euro 2008, of which Austria are co-hosting, claiming that Austria have little chance of success:
Leeds 2 Latics 0 (Thursday December 5 2013)
Stats: Leeds United v Wigan Athletic (Wednesday December 4 2013)
Team Sheets - Leeds v Latics (Wednesday December 4 2013)
Leeds v Latics Preview (Wednesday December 4 2013)
Phelan For Whelan Or Olly All The Way? (Wednesday December 4 2013)
James McClean - Latics Man Of The Match v Derby (Tuesday December 3 2013)
Previous Encounters - Leeds v Latics (Tuesday December 3 2013)
Meet The Ref - Leeds v Latics - Graham Scott (Tuesday December 3 2013)
Call My Bluff - Whelan v Coyle (Tuesday December 3 2013)
Latics 1 Derby 3 (Monday December 2 2013)
|8.||Noel Wards Leg||35|
|Leeds 2 Latics 0
» Wigan : 05/12/2013 12:19:00
|Preview: Leeds United (A) - December 7
» Watford : 05/12/2013 12:00:00
|DRFC Bolton v Doncaster - Match Officials
» Doncaster : 05/12/2013 12:00:00
|Tykes There for Taking at Turf!
» Burnley : 05/12/2013 10:47:00
|Player Ratings - Charlton (H)
» Reading : 05/12/2013 10:00:00
|LUFC Former Leeds duo retire
» Leeds Utd : 05/12/2013 09:00:00
|DRFC Dickov urging fans to back Rovers
» Doncaster : 05/12/2013 09:00:00