Former Switzerland captain Alexander Frei has announced he will retire from professional football at the end of this season.
After signing former Milan midfielder Gennaro Gattuso, ambitious Swiss side FC Sion look set to add a second Italian World Cup winner to their squad as they close in on a deal for the out of contract Alessandro Del Piero.
West Ham United have announced the signing of goalkeeper Raphael Spiegel from Grasshopper Club Zurich.
Former AC Milan midfielder Gennaro Gattuso has agreed a two-year contract to join Swiss side FC Sion, the club announced on Friday.
Bayern Munich have completed a deal to sign highly-rated Swiss midfielder Xherdan Shaqiri, who will join the Bundesliga giants for the start of next season.
Premier League champions Manchester United have been put on alert after Xherdan Shaqiri's proposed move from FC Basel to Galatasaray collapsed.
The Swiss Football League (SFL) has stripped Neuchatel Xamax of their license and expelled them from the Super League after they were suspected of falsifying a bank document produced as a financial guarantee last year.
Swiss star Xherdan Shaqiri says that he is considering a move to Turkey to play with Galatasaray, despite a host of other top clubs in Europe chasing his signature.
Sion claim they have started legal proceedings against members of FIFA's executive committee over the governing body's threat to suspend Switzerland from world football.
Neuchatel Xamax have been deducted four points by the Swiss Football League for violating licensing regulations.