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.