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Encyclopedia > FC Sion
FC Sion
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Full name Football Club Sion
Founded 1909
Ground Stade Tourbillon, Sion
(Capacity 20,187)
Chairman Flag of Switzerland Christian Constantinommak
Manager Flag of Italy Maurizio Jacobacci
League Swiss Super League
2007-08 Swiss Super League, 2nd
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FC Sion is a Swiss football team from the city of Sion. The club was founded in 1909. Image File history File links FC_Sion. ... Football club names are a part of the sports culture, reflecting century-old traditions. ... Year 1909 (MCMIX) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Stade Tourbillon is a multi-use stadium in Sion, Switzerland. ... Sion (German Sitten, Latin Sedunum) is the capital of the Swiss canton of Valais. ... Rungnado May Day Stadium is the worlds largest football stadium. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Switzerland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... The Swiss Super League or Axpo Super League is the top tier of the Swiss Football League. ... The Swiss Super League or Axpo Super League is the top tier of the Swiss Football League. ... // Pld = Matches played; W = Matches won; D = Matches drawn; L = Matches lost; GF = Goals for; GA = Goals against; GD = Goal difference; Pts = Points Last updated on June, 19, 2007 Super league website Swiss Super League 2007/08      Swiss Super League seasons Categories: | ... Image File history File links left arm of kit template File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Image File history File links soccer jersey with red shoulders File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... rightarm of kit template File links The following pages link to this file: Arsenal F.C. Ajax Amsterdam AZ Alkmaar A.S. Roma Torino Calcio A.C. Milan ACF Fiorentina Bristol City F.C. Charlton Athletic F.C. Chievo Verona Chelsea F.C. England national football team Wikipedia:WikiProject Football... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... socks of kit template File links The following pages link to this file: Arsenal F.C. Ajax Amsterdam AZ Alkmaar A.S. Roma Torino Calcio A.C. Milan ACF Fiorentina Bristol City F.C. Charlton Athletic F.C. Chievo Verona Chelsea F.C. England national football team Wikipedia:WikiProject Football... Image File history File links left arm of kit template File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... soccer jersey with white shoulders File links The following pages link to this file: Oldham Athletic A.F.C. IFK Göteborg Template talk:Football kit Assyriska Helsingborgs IF Åtvidabergs FF User:Johan Elisson/football kits Categories: GFDL images | Football kit templates ... rightarm of kit template File links The following pages link to this file: Arsenal F.C. Ajax Amsterdam AZ Alkmaar A.S. Roma Torino Calcio A.C. Milan ACF Fiorentina Bristol City F.C. Charlton Athletic F.C. Chievo Verona Chelsea F.C. England national football team Wikipedia:WikiProject Football... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... socks of kit template File links The following pages link to this file: Arsenal F.C. Ajax Amsterdam AZ Alkmaar A.S. Roma Torino Calcio A.C. Milan ACF Fiorentina Bristol City F.C. Charlton Athletic F.C. Chievo Verona Chelsea F.C. England national football team Wikipedia:WikiProject Football... Swiss may be: Related to Switzerland: the Swiss Confederation Swiss people Swiss cheese Swiss corporations Switzerland-related topics Named Swiss: Swiss, Missouri Swiss, North Carolina Swiss, West Virginia Swiss, Wisconsin Swiss International Air Lines Swiss Re SWiSS is also used as a disparaging nickname for the Socialist Workers Student Society. ... Soccer redirects here. ... Sion (German Sitten, Latin Sedunum) is the capital of the Swiss canton of Valais. ...


They have won the Swiss Super League twice (in 1992 and 1997) and the Swiss Cup 10 times as many appearances in the final. The Swiss Super League or Axpo Super League is the top tier of the Swiss Football League. ... The Schweizer Cup (Swiss Cup), is the football (soccer) tournament that is organised annulaly since 1926 by the Swiss Football Association (SFV-ASF). ...


Their home ground is Stade Tourbillon, which has a capacity of 20,187. Stade Tourbillon is a multi-use stadium in Sion, Switzerland. ...


Current squad

As of March 26, 2008 [1] March 26 is the 85th day of the year (86th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance to the Gregorian calendar. ...

No. Position Player
2 Flag of Angola DF Kali
5 Flag of Portugal DF João Pinto
6 Flag of the Republic of Macedonia DF Mirsad Mijadinoski
7 Flag of France MF Virgile Reset
8 Flag of Morocco DF Jamal Alioui
9 Flag of Costa Rica FW Álvaro Saborío
10 Flag of Brazil MF Beto
12 Flag of Portugal DF Paíto
13 Flag of Switzerland DF Bastien Geiger
14 Flag of France MF Julien Brellier
16 Flag of Switzerland MF Didier Crettenand
17 Flag of Hungary DF Vilmos Vanczák
19 Flag of Benin MF Jocelyn Ahouéya
21 Flag of Switzerland GK David González
23 Flag of Colombia MF Álvaro Domínguez
24 Flag of the Democratic Republic of the Congo FW Mobulu M'Futi
25 Flag of Switzerland MF Damien Germanier
27 Flag of Nigeria FW Saidu Alade Adeshina
30 Flag of Switzerland GK Nicolas Beney
26 Flag of Poland FW Kamil Grosicki
35 Flag of Egypt GK Essam El-Hadary

Image File history File links Flag_of_Angola. ... The Bolton players in white are defending - the nearest player is trying to prevent the Fulham forward in cyan from crossing the ball. ... Carlos Manuel Gonçalves Alonso, better known as Kali (born 11 October 1978 in Luanda, Angola) is an Angolan football central defender who currently, as of August 2006, plays for FC Sion. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Portugal. ... The Bolton players in white are defending - the nearest player is trying to prevent the Fulham forward in cyan from crossing the ball. ... João Pinto or João Manuel Pinto [1] fullname João Manuel Pinto Tomé Santos (born May 26, 1973 in Carcavelos) is a footballer from Portugal who currently plays as defender for FC Sion in the Swiss Super League. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Macedonia. ... The Bolton players in white are defending - the nearest player is trying to prevent the Fulham forward in cyan from crossing the ball. ... Mirsad Mijadinoski (born 1st October 1981) is a footballer from Serbia and Montenegro who currently plays as defender for FC Sion in the Swiss Super League. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... The Midfield in relation to the football positions In association football, a midfielder is a player whose position of play is midway between the attacking strikers and the defenders (highlighted in blue on the diagram). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Morocco. ... The Bolton players in white are defending - the nearest player is trying to prevent the Fulham forward in cyan from crossing the ball. ... Jamal Alioui (born June 2, 1982) is a Moroccan football player who, as of 2004 was playing for A.C. Perugia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Costa_Rica. ... Strikers, also known as forwards and attackers, and formerly inside forwards, are the players on a team in football in the row nearest to the opposing teams goal, who are therefore principally responsible for scoring goals. ... Álvaro Saborío Chacón (born March 25, 1982) is a Costa Rican soccer player, who currently plays striker for Deportivo Saprissa of the Costa Rican soccer league. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Brazil. ... The Midfield in relation to the football positions In association football, a midfielder is a player whose position of play is midway between the attacking strikers and the defenders (highlighted in blue on the diagram). ... Gilberto Galdino dos Santos commonly known as Beto (b. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Portugal. ... The Bolton players in white are defending - the nearest player is trying to prevent the Fulham forward in cyan from crossing the ball. ... Martinho Martins Mukana or also known as Paíto (born 5 July 1982 in Maputo, Mozambique) is a Portuguese footballer from who currently plays for Sporting de Braga in the Portuguese Superliga on loan from RCD Mallorca. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Switzerland. ... The Bolton players in white are defending - the nearest player is trying to prevent the Fulham forward in cyan from crossing the ball. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... The Midfield in relation to the football positions In association football, a midfielder is a player whose position of play is midway between the attacking strikers and the defenders (highlighted in blue on the diagram). ... Julien Brellier is a French professional footballer currently playing for Scottish Premier League club Hearts. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Switzerland. ... The Midfield in relation to the football positions In association football, a midfielder is a player whose position of play is midway between the attacking strikers and the defenders (highlighted in blue on the diagram). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Hungary. ... The Bolton players in white are defending - the nearest player is trying to prevent the Fulham forward in cyan from crossing the ball. ... Vilmos Vanczák (born June 20, 1983) is a Hungarian footballer who currently plays as a Centre Back or Full Back for FC Sion. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Benin. ... The Midfield in relation to the football positions In association football, a midfielder is a player whose position of play is midway between the attacking strikers and the defenders (highlighted in blue on the diagram). ... Jocelyn Ahouéya (born December 19, 1985) is a Beninese football player who, as of 2004 was playing for Mogas 90. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Switzerland. ... A football goalkeeper leaves the ground to parry a shot on goal In many team sports, a goalkeeper (termed goaltender, netminder, goalie, or keeper in some sports) is a designated player that is charged with directly preventing the opposite team from scoring by defending the goal. ... David González (born 9 November 1986) is a Swiss football player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Colombia. ... The Midfield in relation to the football positions In association football, a midfielder is a player whose position of play is midway between the attacking strikers and the defenders (highlighted in blue on the diagram). ... Álvaro Domínguez, (Born August 10, 1981 , Colombia), is a Colombian football player, who plays as a midfield for the Swiss team FC Sion He played for Colombia at the Copa America against Paraguay as well as the friendlies before Copa America. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Democratic_Republic_of_the_Congo. ... Strikers, also known as forwards and attackers, and formerly inside forwards, are the players on a team in football in the row nearest to the opposing teams goal, who are therefore principally responsible for scoring goals. ... Mobulu MFuti (born August 28, 1981 in Kinshasa) is a Congolese football striker currently playing for FC Sion in Switzerland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Switzerland. ... The Midfield in relation to the football positions In association football, a midfielder is a player whose position of play is midway between the attacking strikers and the defenders (highlighted in blue on the diagram). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Nigeria. ... Strikers, also known as forwards and attackers, and formerly inside forwards, are the players on a team in football in the row nearest to the opposing teams goal, who are therefore principally responsible for scoring goals. ... Saidu Alade Adeshina (born April 4, 1983 in Lagos) is a Nigerian football striker, currently playing for Swiss club FC Sion. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Switzerland. ... A football goalkeeper leaves the ground to parry a shot on goal In many team sports, a goalkeeper (termed goaltender, netminder, goalie, or keeper in some sports) is a designated player that is charged with directly preventing the opposite team from scoring by defending the goal. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland. ... Strikers, also known as forwards and attackers, and formerly inside forwards, are the players on a team in football in the row nearest to the opposing teams goal, who are therefore principally responsible for scoring goals. ... Kamil Grosicki (born June 8, 1988 in Szczecin, Poland) is a Polish footballer (forward) who currently plays for Polish Orange Ekstraklasa side Legia Warsaw. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Egypt. ... A football goalkeeper leaves the ground to parry a shot on goal In many team sports, a goalkeeper (termed goaltender, netminder, goalie, or keeper in some sports) is a designated player that is charged with directly preventing the opposite team from scoring by defending the goal. ... Essam El-Hadary (Arabic: عصام الحضري) (born January 15, 1973) is an Egyptian footballer. ...

Notable former players

Image File history File links Flag_of_Argentina. ... Gabriel Humberto Calderón (born February 7, 1960 in Rawson, Chubut Province) is a former Argentine football midfielder and striker. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Argentina. ... Juan Barbas is a retired Argentine football defender. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Brazil. ... Túlio Humberto Pereira Costa (born June 2, 1969, in Goiânia, Goiás, Brazil), sometimes simply nicknamed Túlio or Túlio Maravilha for his great creativity on the field, Tulio is a veteran Brazilian international football (soccer) forward. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Switzerland. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Hungary. ... Ottó Vincze (born August 29, 1974 in Ózd) is a Hungarian football player who currently plays for Ferencvarosi TC. EXTERNAL LINKS:- http://www. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Macedonia. ... Darko Pančev (Macedonian: ) (born September 7, 1965 in Skopje, SR Macedonia, SFR Yugoslavia) is a former footballer. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Mark Bright (born June 6, 1962 in Stoke-on-Trent) is a former footballer, who is now a sports pundit and BBC Londons sport presenter. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Zambia. ... Dennis Lota (born 8 November 1973) is a Zambian football striker who, as of 2006, was playing for FC AK. He was part of the Zambian African Nations Cup teams in 1996 and 2000. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Antoine Kombouaré (born November 16, 1963 in Nouméa, New Caledonia) is manager of Valenciennes FC football club and a former professional footballer. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Portugal. ... Carlos Manuel Correia dos Santos (born Moita, 15 January 1958) was a Portuguese football player and a current manager. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Aurelio Vidmar (born February 3, 1967 in Adelaide) is an Australian football (soccer) player of Slovenian origin. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Switzerland. ... Marc Hottiger (born 7 November 1967 in Lausanne) is a retired Swiss football defender. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Scotland. ... Neil Murray (born February 21, 1973 in Bellshill) is a Scottish former footballer, who now works as an agent. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Portugal. ... Carlitos (full name Carlos Alberto Alves Garcia)[1] (born September 6, 1982 in Lisbon) is a Portuguese football winger currently playing in Switzerland at FC Basel. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Costa_Rica. ... Alvaro Saborío Chacón (born March 25, 1982) is a Costa Rican soccer player, who currently plays striker for Deportivo Saprissa of the Costa Rican league. ...

External Links

  • Official Website

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