Fernand Jaccard

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Fernand Jaccard
Personal information
Full name Fernand Alfred Jaccard
Date of birth (1907-10-08)8 October 1907
Place of birth La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland
Date of death 15 April 2008(2008-04-15) (aged 100)
Place of death Lutry, Switzerland
Playing position Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
CS La Tour de Peilz
1935–1939 FC Basel
National team
1934-1936 Switzerland 12 (0)
Teams managed
1937–1939 FC Basel
1939–1943 FC Locarno
1943–1948 Servette FC
1948–1952 Cantonal Neuchâtel FC
1952–1955 FC Chiasso
1955–1957 FC Lausanne-Sport
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only. † Appearances (Goals).

Fernand Alfred Jaccard (8 October 1907 – 15 April 2008) was a Swiss football midfielder and manager. He was born in La Chaux-de-Fonds and died in Lutry.

Career[edit]

Jaccard played in the 1934 FIFA World Cup.[1][2][3][4] He went on to manage FC Basel from 1937 to 1939 as player manager. After retiring as a player, he coached FC Locarno, Servette FC, Cantonal Neuchâtel FC, FC Chiasso and FC Lausanne-Sport.[5]

Titles and Honours[edit]

Servette as manager Swiss National Champion: 1945–46

References[edit]

  1. ^ Fernand JaccardFIFA competition record
  2. ^ "Obituary at Tages Anzeiger" (in German). 
  3. ^ "Fernand Jaccard s'est éteint" (in French). 20 Minutes. 16 April 2008. Retrieved 29 April 2008. 
  4. ^ "Notice of death at Hommages" (in French). 
  5. ^ "Switzerland – Trainers of First and Second Division Clubs". RSSF.