Switzerland News

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Capello looks to learn lessons

ESPN staff | June, 3 2011

Fabio Capello insists he trusts his players enough to allow them a two-week break ahead of next year's European Championships in Poland and Ukraine, insisting they need the rest to restore their energy levels.

Swiss star Stocker ruled out for seven months

April, 26 2011

Switzerland winger Valentin Stocker will miss the remainder of the Euro 2012 qualifying campaign after undergoing surgery on his right knee.

Hitzfeld extends Switzerland deal until 2014

ESPNsoccernet staff | March, 11 2011

Ottmar Hitzfeld has renewed his contract with Switzerland until the end of the 2014 World Cup.

Swiss captain Frei to quit international football

November, 4 2010

Switzerland captain Alex Frei has announced he is retiring from international football at the end of the season, claiming fierce criticism of his recent performances made up his mind.

Switzerland boss Hitzfeld targets must-win game

October, 9 2010

Switzerland manager Ottmar Hitzfeld says his side must beat Wales on Tuesday if they are to qualify for the finals of Euro 2012.

Johnson hails belief in new-look England side

ESPNsoccernet staff | September, 8 2010

England's new midfield talent Adam Johnson says the country are "full of confidence" after starting their Euro 2012 campaign with two comfortable victories over Bulgaria and Switzerland.

Gerrard: England tore Switzerland apart

September, 7 2010

England captain Steven Gerrard was in bullish mood after seeing his side "tear apart" Switzerland in Tuesday night's Euro 2012 qualifier in Basel.

Shock start for Lescott

Soccernet staff | September, 7 2010

Manchester City defender Joleon Lescott was handed a shock starting berth for England in their Euro 2012 qualifier with Switzerland in Basle on Tuesday night.

Ancelotti backs Capello over Rooney

Dominic Raynor | September, 7 2010

Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti has backed Fabio Capello's decision to stick with troubled England striker Wayne Rooney for Tuesday night's Euro 2012 qualifier in Switzerland despite lurid allegations about the player's private life.

Hitzfeld rejected United over language fears

ESPNsoccernet staff | September, 6 2010

Switzerland coach Ottmar Hitzfeld has revealed that he rejected the opportunity to become Manchester United manager when the club were seeking a successor for Sir Alex Ferguson, following the Scot's announcement that he would retire at the end of the 2001-02 season.

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