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Yann Sommer

Published: Wednesday 4 May 2011, 20.33CET
Switzerland
Published: Wednesday 4 May 2011, 20.33CET

Yann Sommer

Switzerland

Clubs: FC Basel 1893, FC Vaduz (loan), Grasshopper-Club (loan)

Under-21 debut: 2-1 v Belarus (22/08/2007)

• Made more appearances in qualifying − 11 − than any other player in the Switzerland squad.

• The U21 captain appeared five times in the Swiss Super League in 2010/11 as Basel won the title.

• Spent the previous season on loan at Grasshoppers, playing in 33 of 36 top-flight matches.

Last updated: 09/06/11 12.23CET

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