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Switzerland round-up: Ten-man Thun down Zürich

Published: Wednesday 7 August 2002, 8.32CET
FC Zürich suffered a surprise 1-0 home defeat at the hands of top-flight newcomers FC Thun.

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Published: Wednesday 7 August 2002, 8.32CET

Switzerland round-up: Ten-man Thun down Zürich

FC Zürich suffered a surprise 1-0 home defeat at the hands of top-flight newcomers FC Thun.

FC Zürich suffered a surprise 1-0 home defeat at the hands of top-flight newcomers FC Thun in the Swiss Nationalliga A fifth round tonight.

Aegerter the hero
Silvan Aegerter scored the winning goal for Thun with a 22-metre free-kick in the 86th minute. It stunned the home crowd and meant Zürich remain in second place, six points behind Grasshopper-Club.

Ten men
The victory was all the more surprising because Thun had played for ten men since the 30th minute after defender Armand Deumi received a second yellow card.

Last updated: 08/08/02 10.39CET

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