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...
Swiss footballer angered by dual-national comments

Swiss footballer angered by dual-national comments

July 9, 2018, 8:20 a.m.
The Swiss footballer Granit Xhaka has hit back after comments from the general secretary of the Swiss Football Federa...
Switzerland out of World Cup after dull game

Switzerland out of World Cup after dull game

July 4, 2018, 7:59 a.m.
Switzerland is out of the World Cup and the press and pundits agree – it was a dull game and the team just didn...
Unions ask employers to be understanding ahead of crunch Swiss match

Unions ask employers to be understanding ahead of crunch Swiss match

July 3, 2018, 6:47 a.m.
Swiss works unions are asking employers to be lenient this afternoon and let workers watch Switzerland’s knock ...
Police ask football fans to be sensible when celebrating

Police ask football fans to be sensible when celebrating

June 29, 2018, 6:21 a.m.
Police forces around the country are warning football fans to be sensible as they celebrate the national team’s...
Switzerland through to knock-out World Cup stages

Switzerland through to knock-out World Cup stages

June 28, 2018, 6:42 a.m.
Switzerland is through to the next round of the World Cup after a 2 all draw with Costa Rica. All they needed was ...
Swiss players escape match ban

Swiss players escape match ban

June 26, 2018, 7:10 a.m.
The Swiss players criticized for making a hand gestures of the Albanian eagle after scoring goals at the World Cup wi...
Swiss players could face crucial two match ban

Swiss players could face crucial two match ban

June 25, 2018, 6:22 a.m.
The Swiss footballers, Granit Xhaka and Xherdan Shaqiri face a two match ban after their controversial goal celebrati...
Passengers complain train breakdown caused them to miss World Cup

Passengers complain train breakdown caused them to miss World Cup

June 21, 2018, 6:58 a.m.
Hundreds of train commuters are complaining they missed the start of Switzerland’s opening World Cup game due t...
National delight at World Cup result

National delight at World Cup result

June 18, 2018, 6:54 a.m.
The Swiss press is ecstatic this morning following the team’s 1 all draw against Brazil in their opening World ...
You can only blow horns for an hour after World Cup games!

You can only blow horns for an hour after World Cup games!

June 15, 2018, 9:26 a.m.
With the World Cup underway – we can expect car horns blaring to celebrate wins.
Swiss police to go to Russia for World Cup

Swiss police to go to Russia for World Cup

June 13, 2018, 6:50 a.m.
There will be five Swiss police officers in Russia for the World Cup. They’ll form part of an international ope...
Arguments start over public screens for World Cup

Arguments start over public screens for World Cup

April 20, 2018, 6:10 a.m.
Plans for the World Cup are building. The tournament kicks off on 14th June.
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