Nassim Ben Khalifa

  • Date of birth : 13/01/1992
  • Position : Forward
  • Country : Switzerland Switzerland
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Nassim Ben Khalifa

Nassim Ben Khalifa

Clubs: Grasshopper-Club, VfL Wolfsburg, 1. FC Nürnberg (loan)

Under-21 debut: 0-2 v Turkey (26/05/2010)

Senior international debut: 1-0 v Austria (11/08/10)

• Scored four goals, and set up three others, in seven appearances as Switzerland won the 2009 FIFA U-17 World Cup in Nigeria − awarded the Silver Ball.

• Played as a central striker in a 4-3-3 formation for Grasshoppers in 2009/10, registering eight goals in 25 Super League games.

• That prompted a move to Wolfsburg but he failed to make an appearance for the Saxony club in 2010/11 and was loaned for the second half of the campaign to Bundesliga rivals Nürnberg, for whom he featured just once.

Last updated: 08/06/11 18.39CET

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Nassim Ben Khalifa
  • Position: Forward
  • Date of birth (Age): 13/01/1992 (23)
  • Country: Switzerland
  • Squad number: 0
  • Club: Eskişehirspor ( TUR)

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Europa League (Third qualifying round)
    28/07/11: Young Boys 3-1 Westerlo
  • National team: UEFA European Under-17 Championship (Qualifying round)
    19/10/07: Switzerland 4-0 Kazakhstan

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

Switzerland U-21173
Switzerland U-17187

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Europa League
Young Boys40
Last updated: 31/07/2014 15:46 CET