FC Wohlen

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FC Wohlen
Full name Football Club Wohlen
Founded 1904
Ground Stadion Niedermatten, Wohlen
Ground Capacity 5,000
Chairman Andy Wyder
Manager Ciriaco Sforza
League Swiss Challenge League
2013–14 Swiss Challenge League, 9th

FC Wohlen is a Swiss football club based in the town Wohlen in Canton Aargau. They play in the Challenge League, the second highest league in the country.

The club was founded in May 1904 and holds the honour of being the oldest football club in Switzerland that is not in a city. From 1930 to 1932 the team played in the Swiss Super League, the highest league in Switzerland, but mostly it has played in the 2nd or 3rd tiers. The greatest success of their recent history was their promotion to the Challenge League in 2002. In the autumn of 2004 they moved into their new stadium, Stadion Niedermatten.

The most famous former player is Ciriaco Sforza.

Current squad[edit]

As of 3 March, 2015.

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Democratic Republic of the Congo GK Joël Kiassumbua
2 Switzerland DF Dylan Stadelmann
4 Croatia DF Marijan Urtic
5 Switzerland DF Mario Bühler
6 Albania DF Alban Pnishi
7 Kosovo MF Rexhep Thaqi
8 Switzerland MF Joël Geissmann
9 Switzerland FW Roman Buess
10 Switzerland MF Alain Schultz
11 Switzerland FW Simone Rapp
14 Italy DF Davide Giampà
No. Position Player
15 Albania DF Bujar Lika
16 Albania FW Haxhi Neziraj
17 Germany MF Kevin Pezzoni
19 Switzerland MF Michael Weber
20 Kosovo FW Samir Ramizi
21 Kosovo MF Besart Xhema
22 Switzerland MF Simon Grether
23 Germany MF Ronny Minkwitz
24 Switzerland MF Giuseppe De Filippo
27 Switzerland MF Claudio Holenstein
30 Albania GK Flamur Tahiraj
31 Switzerland MF Alain Schultz

Former players[edit]

See also Category:FC Wohlen players.

Former Managers[edit]

See Category:FC Wohlen managers.


The stadium is located in an area of Wohlen known as the "low mats". The stadium is owned by the Wohlen Council.

The total capacity is 3,734. Of these, 634 seats and 3100 standing.

The stadium is part of the a sports complex which includes, in addition to the football stadium, an athletics facility with 400-meter circular track, an inline skating space, two all-weather football pitches and nine tennis courts. The construction work began in autumn 2002 and was completed in spring 2004.

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