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Swiss footballer feared dead in Lake Como

National News // July 1, 2019

A Swiss national football player is feared drowned in Lake Como.

Young Boys Bern Swiss footballer feared dead in Lake Como

24 year old Florijana Ismaili plays for the women’s team and is missing after jumping into the water on Saturday afternoon and has not been seen since.

Local press says she’d hired a boat with a friend near Musso on the lake side close to the Swiss border.

She’s played for the Bern football club, Young Boys with their women’s team since 2011. She made her national team debut in the same year and has played for Switzerland 33 times and scored three goals.

The club has confirmed her disappearance.



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