Switzerland Features

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Hitzfeld: France are favourites for World Cup clash

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | March, 26 2014

Ottmar Hitzfeld says it would be "an enormous surprise" if his Switzerland side beat group-stage opponents France at the World Cup, while he has praised the work of Pep Guardiola at Bayern Munich. • World Cup Daily Hitzfeld w...

Kosovo not giving up on pursuit of Januzaj Video

ESPN staff | February, 27 2014

Kosovo football federation officials will continue their pursuit of Adnan Januzaj, despite comments from the Manchester United winger’s father that he would not make his international debut for Kosovo next month. "The players must d...

Hitzfeld blasts FIFA over Manaus

Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent | January, 9 2014

Switzerland coach Ottmar Hitzfeld has criticised FIFA’s decision to stage part of the 2014 World Cup in Manaus.  • Petkovic to become Switzerland coach • World Cup Daily: Thursday • Brazilian airline ...

Petkovic to succeed Hitzfeld with Switzerland

PA Sport | December, 23 2013

Vladimir Petkovic will succeed Ottmar Hitzfeld as head coach of Switzerland's national team from July 1, the Swiss Football Association has confirmed. The Bosnian, who is currently in charge of Serie A side Lazio, moved to Switzerland as a 24-...

Group E: Predictions and Preview

Andy Brassell | December, 6 2013

Group A | Group B | Group C | Group D | Group F | Group G | Group H Overview After the playoffs, exhale. Didier Deschamps must have a potent horseshoe somewhere in his bag; after a disastrous first leg of the playoffs against Ukraine, everyt...

Switzerland Kit: Through the years

Chris Atkins | December, 4 2013

Design: Red and white are the national colours of Switzerland and, as would be expected, form the basis of the country's football kit. A predominantly red shirt, with white shorts and red socks has been the chosen design for the majority of the tea...

Petkovic denies contact over Switzerland job

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | November, 28 2013

Vladimir Petkovic says there is no truth to the rumours linking him with the soon-to-be-vacant Switzerland job as he instead admitted to having made mistakes with Lazio. The Lazio coach has emerged as a frontrunner to replace Ottmar Hitzfeld w...

Switzerland coach Hitzfeld to retire

Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent | October, 17 2013

Switzerland coach Ottmar Hitzfeld is set to end one of the most successful coaching careers in recent history after the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. #INSERT type:image caption:Ottmar Hitzfeld enjoyed immense coaching success at both club and in...

Germans, Belgians, Swiss make World Cup Video

ESPN Staff | October, 11 2013

Germany, Belgium, and Switzerland all won Friday to clinch places at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. Later Friday, Colombia rallied from a three-goal halftime deficit to draw 3-3 with Chile to earn their first World Cup berth since 1998. 2014 Worl...

Granit Xhaka set for emotive encounter with Albania

Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent | October, 9 2013

Switzerland international Granit Xhaka is preparing for the “most emotional game” of his career when he travels to Albania on Friday. Xhaka, 21, is one of several Switzerland players with Albanian roots, with Bayern’s Xherdan...

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