Swiss football fans linked to far-right organisations

Swiss football fans linked to far-right organisations

Dec. 2, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
Several Swiss football fans have links with right wing organisations across Europe. 
Football fans riot in Bern after loss

Football fans riot in Bern after loss

Nov. 29, 2019, 9:53 a.m.
There were riots in Bern last night after the football club Young Boys lost a Europa league game against the Portugue...
Former national football team manager dies

Former national football team manager dies

Nov. 27, 2019, 9:41 a.m.
The former manager of the Swiss national football team Jakob Kühn has died at the age of 76 after a long illness.
Servette Football Club denied new training ground

Servette Football Club denied new training ground

Nov. 26, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
Geneva’s Servette Football Club, which is having a good run on the pitch at the moment, failed in the last minu...
Swiss footballer swears at fans during Arsenal game

Swiss footballer swears at fans during Arsenal game

Nov. 1, 2019, 9:23 a.m.
Swiss footballer Granit Xhaka’s future is in doubt after he gestured and swore at fans during Arsenal’s g...
Football fans urinate in streets at Euro League match in Bern

Football fans urinate in streets at Euro League match in Bern

Oct. 25, 2019, 8:56 a.m.
Fireworks, public urination and pepper spray all featured during yesterday’s Euro League match between Bern You...
Bern police prepare for major match at Stade de Suisse

Bern police prepare for major match at Stade de Suisse

Oct. 22, 2019, 9:29 a.m.
The Bern cantonal police force is closing several police stations on Thursday as the force prepares for a major footb...
Amateur women's football team disbanded for lack of work permit

Amateur women's football team disbanded for lack of work permit

Oct. 17, 2019, 9:48 a.m.
The amateur women’s football team in Lugano has been decimated by a decision by the immigration office. 
Bern police fire warning shots during football match

Bern police fire warning shots during football match

Aug. 23, 2019, 9:15 a.m.
A Bern police officer was forced to fire three warning shots into the air during Wednesday’s football match bet...
Swiss footballer buried today

Swiss footballer buried today

July 10, 2019, 10:01 a.m.
The funeral of the Swiss national football player Florijana Ismaili will take place today in canton Bern (Thursday 9 ...
Body of national football player found in Lake Como

Body of national football player found in Lake Como

July 3, 2019, 10:13 a.m.
The body of the 24 year old Swiss national football player, Florijana Ismaili has been recovered from Lake Como. 
Underwater robots search Lake Como for Swiss footballer

Underwater robots search Lake Como for Swiss footballer

July 2, 2019, 10:25 a.m.
Italian searchers are using an underwater robot in their efforts to find the body of the 24-year-old swiss national f...
Call for more action on football hooligans

Call for more action on football hooligans

May 14, 2019, 9:05 a.m.
The Swiss Football Federation is under pressure to act after the weekend’s crunch match between Grasshopper Zur...
Denmark scores 3 goals in last 10 minutes of match against Switzerland

Denmark scores 3 goals in last 10 minutes of match against Switzerland

March 27, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
Swiss football fans are in a state of shock after the national team threw away a three-goal lead in a European qualif...
Football riots break out in Zurich

Football riots break out in Zurich

Feb. 15, 2019, 9:50 a.m.
Football hooligans rioted in Zurich last night. 
Football fan in hospital after falling from stadium in Bern

Football fan in hospital after falling from stadium in Bern

Dec. 14, 2018, 6:41 a.m.
A Juventus fan is in hospital in Bern after falling several meters from a stand at the Stade de Suisse during the Cha...
New Zurich football stadium following Swiss votes

New Zurich football stadium following Swiss votes

Nov. 26, 2018, 9:17 a.m.
In other votes, Zurich will get a new football stadium. 
Small football club loses thousands of francs in fraud case

Small football club loses thousands of francs in fraud case

Nov. 1, 2018, 9:01 a.m.
The minor league Zurich football club, FC Rafzerfeld, was due to be celebrating the building of a new clubhouse and m...
Football match violence in Sankt Gallen

Football match violence in Sankt Gallen

Oct. 29, 2018, 9:05 a.m.
Violence broke out after a football match last night in Sankt Gallen.
Ticino face covering ban mainly affecting football fans

Ticino face covering ban mainly affecting football fans

Oct. 15, 2018, 9:37 a.m.
The Ticino ban on face coverings is affecting football fans the most.
Thieves cancel Zug football match

Thieves cancel Zug football match

Oct. 9, 2018, 9 a.m.
An amateur football game in Zug was cancelled after thieves stole wallets, cash and phones from the dressing room dur...
Swiss footballer back in news for press conference gaff

Swiss footballer back in news for press conference gaff

Sept. 6, 2018, 8:21 a.m.
The Swiss and Liverpool footballer, Xherdan Shaqiri , is once again in the headlines for the wrong reasons.
Football hooligans invaded hotel used by Greek fans

Football hooligans invaded hotel used by Greek fans

Aug. 2, 2018, 10:01 a.m.
Basel City police are hunting down a group of football hooligans who invaded a hotel being used by Greek fans ahead o...
World Cup sees numbers drop at Lausanne’s Festival de la Cité

World Cup sees numbers drop at Lausanne’s Festival de la Cité

July 16, 2018, 8:50 a.m.
Fewer people visited Lausanne’s annual street festival, the Festival de la Cité, this year compared to l...
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