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Switzerland's summer schools

Published: Tuesday 12 July 2011, 10.00CET
A look at how Swiss football is on the rise, from the grassroots upwards.

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Published: Tuesday 12 July 2011, 10.00CET

Switzerland's summer schools

A look at how Swiss football is on the rise, from the grassroots upwards.

FIFA U-17 World Cup winners in 2009 and qualifiers for the 2011 UEFA Under-21 Championship, Switzerland are a country whose results at youth level are starting to pay dividends. To find out more about the grassroots programme which is reaping this success, we spoke to the Swiss Football Association and visited one of its summer soccer schools.

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