The draw of the 2022/23 UEFA Europa Conference League – Quarterfinal was carried out earlier today at the UEFA HQ in Nyon, Switzerland. The Round of 16 home and away ties would be played with the first leg on April 6 and the return legs on April 13. The four …Read More »
FC Basel relief their head coach Alex Frei of his duties!
FC Basel 1893 has come to the decision to end its cooperation with head coach Alex Frei with immediate effect. FC Basel regrets this decision very much, but feels compelled to take this step due to the sobering sporting development. After 19 Swiss Super League rounds played, FCB have only …Read More »
RB Leipzig extend Hugo Novoa contract, send him on loan to FC Basel!
RB Leipzig have extended teenage Hugo Novoa’s existing contract early by one year lasting now until summer 2025. At the same time, the young Spanish attack will join FC Basel on loan for one and a half years. The loan move to the Swiss Super League is intended to give …Read More »
2022/23 UEFA Europa Conference League: Playoff Round draw out!
The draw of the 2022/23 UEFA Europa Conference League – Playoff Round was carried out earlier today at the UEFA HQ in Nyon, Switzerland. The playoff home and away ties would be played with the first leg on February 16 and the return legs on February 23. The eight clashes …Read More »
Tradition & a city icon on the new eco-sustainable home kit of FC Basel by Macron!
FC Basel 1893, the top club in Swiss and European football, and Macron, technical partner to the “RotBlau” as of this year, have presented the new ‘Home’ match kits that the team will wear next season. The new shirts combine the club’s colours, history and logos with shared graphics that …Read More »
Chennai City FC sign FC Basel U-21 midfielder Jan Muzangu on loan!
I-League champions Chennai City FC have signed FC Basel Under-21 striker Jan Muzangu on loan as replacement of Spanish striker Pedro Manzi. 19 year old Basel-born Jan Muzangu is a product of the FC Basel Academy where he was playing for the FC Basel Reserves. Now the attacking midfielder has …Read More »
My article in Swiss magazine ZWÖLF on the FC Basel – Chennai City FC partnership!
Swiss football magazine ZWÖLF has published an article written by me on the FC Basel 1893 – Chennai City FC partnership in its latest issue. In the article I focus on the opportunities, challenges and more of the partnership looking at the two partners on where they stand, what they …Read More »
FC Basel announces partnership with Chennai City FC!
FC Basel Holding AG is expanding its business, and is becoming involved by taking a minority stake in the Indian traditional football club, Chennai City FC (CCFC). The strategic partnership with this top Indian club from a city of seven million is focused on joint training of talent, close cooperation …Read More »
Bayern Munich launch digital partnership with FC Basel, Austria Wien & Dynamo Dresden!
Since its launch just six months ago, FC Bayern Digital & Media Lab GmbH has already built up a portfolio of several European football partners, FC Bayern sponsors as well as promising start-ups. FC Bayern Digital & Media Lab GmbH has now agreed long-term partnerships with three well-established European clubs, …Read More »
Borussia Dortmund sign Switzerland international Manuel Akanji from FC Basel!
German Bundesliga giants Borussia Dortmund have signed Switzerland international defender Manuel Akanji for an unconfirmed fee of 21,5 Million Euros from Swiss Super League champions FC Basel. The 22-year-old defender has penned a deal tying him to the eight-time German champions until June 30, 2022. “Manuel’s performances put him on …Read More »