Switzerland News

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Switzerland coach Hitzfeld charged

ESPN staff | October, 16 2012

Switzerland head coach Ottmar Hitzfeld has been charged with misconduct by FIFA's disciplinary committee after appearing to make an offensive gesture to the referee during Friday's World Cup qualifying draw with Norway.

Morganella expelled from Swiss Olympic squad

ESPN staff | July, 30 2012

Switzerland defender Michel Morganella has been sent home from the Olympics for making racist comments on Twitter after his side's defeat to South Korea on Sunday.

Xhaka out of Switzerland squad for Olympics

July, 8 2012

Borussia Monchengladbach midfielder Granit Xhaka has been withdrawn from the Switzerland squad for the Olympic Games after talks between his new club and national association.

Hitzfeld advises Djourou to quit Gunners

ESPN staff | May, 27 2012

Switzerland coach Ottmar Hitzfeld has urged centre-back Johan Djourou to consider his Arsenal future if he wants to continue to be a part of the national team set-up.

Barnetta to leave Leverkusen on a free

ESPN staff | May, 23 2012

Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Tranquillo Barnetta will end his eight-year association with the club when his contract expires at the end of June.

Liverpool's Maxi earns Argentina recall

ESPNsoccernet staff | February, 15 2012

Liverpool's Maxi Rodriguez has earned a recall to the Argentina squad for their game with Switzerland on February 29.

Euro U21 Champs: Swiss roll into semi-finals

ESPNsoccernet staff | June, 14 2011

Switzerland cemented their place at the top of Group A and all but book their place in the semi-finals of the European Under-21 Championship as goals from Fabian Frei and Innocent Emeghara gave them a 2-0 win over Iceland.

Euro U21: Swiss, Belarus grab opening victories

ESPNsoccernet staff | June, 11 2011

The European U21 championships got off to a bad start for hosts Denmark when they suffered an opening defeat to Switzerland, though were left to rue a late refereeing decision and a fine performance from Swiss goalkeeper Yann Sommer.

Euro U21: Welbeck leveller grabs Spain draw

ESPNsoccernet staff | June, 11 2011

England's European U21 championship got off to a shaky yet rewarding start when they escaped from a one-sided encounter with Spain to draw 1-1 in Herning.

Behrami knows Switzerland face tough task

ESPNsoccernet staff | June, 4 2011

Valon Behrami believes Switzerland face an uphill task when they visit Wembley on Saturday in a Euro 2012 qualifier.

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