2013–14 FC Sion season

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Sion
2013–14 season
Chairman Christian Constantin
Manager Laurent Roussey
23 October 2013 -
Stadium Stade Tourbillon
Swiss Super League 8th
Swiss Cup 3rd round

In the 2013–14 season, Sion competed in the Swiss Super League and the Swiss Cup. In the summer transfer window 2013, the Chairman promoted 7 U21 players to the 1st Team. To bring stability and experience in they bought Vincent Rüfli and Xavier Kouassi from Servette FC, Pa Modou Jagne replacing Arnaud Bühler, twenty-one-year-old Freddy Mveng, Demitris Christofi as a winger and Ismael Yartey on loan as well as Beg Ferati and Ovidiu Herea.

The 2013–14 season began rather poorly with Sion not scoring a goal until the 7th round and setting a new record in the Swiss Super League for the lowest scoring season start. Decastel played with a 4-2-3-1 system.

Squad[edit]

No. Name Nationality Position Date of birth (Age) Signed from
Goalkeepers
1 Andris Vanins Latvia GK (1980-04-30) 30 April 1980 (age 37) Ventspils
18 Steven Deana Switzerland GK (1990-03-04) 4 March 1990 (age 27) Vaduz
30 Mathieu Debonnaire Switzerland GK (1987-04-26) 26 April 1987 (age 30) FC Lausanne-Sport
Defenders
4 Milos Bakrac Montenegro CB (1992-02-25) 25 February 1992 (age 25) Trainee
5 André Marques Portugal LB (1987-08-01) 1 August 1987 (age 30) Sporting CP
13 Mathieu Debons Switzerland LB (1992-09-21) 21 September 1992 (age 25) Trainee
17 Pa Modou Jagne The Gambia LB (1989-12-26) 26 December 1989 (age 28) FC St. Gallen
20 Vilmos Vanczák Hungary RB (1983-06-20) 20 June 1983 (age 34) Újpest
22 Vincent Rüfli Switzerland RB (1988-01-22) 22 January 1988 (age 29) Servette FC
27 Léo Lacroix Switzerland CB (1992-02-27) 27 February 1992 (age 25) Trainee
28 Beg Ferati Switzerland CB (1986-11-10) 10 November 1986 (age 31) SC Freiburg
32 Arnaud Bühler Switzerland LB (1985-01-17) 17 January 1985 (age 33) SC Freiburg
Midfielders
2 Benjamin Kololli Kosovo MF (1992-02-15) 15 February 1992 (age 25) Trainee
6 Xavier Kouassi Ivory Coast MF (1989-12-28) 28 December 1989 (age 28) Servette FC
7 Demetris Christofi Cyprus MF (1988-09-28) 28 September 1988 (age 29) Omonia Nicosia
8 Vullnet Basha Switzerland MF (1990-07-11) 11 July 1990 (age 27) Neuchâtel Xamax
10 Ovidiu Herea Romania MF (1985-03-26) 26 March 1985 (age 32) Rapid Bucharest
14 Freddy Mveng Switzerland MF (1992-05-29) 29 May 1992 (age 25) BSC Young Boys
15 Ismael Yartey Ghana MF (1990-01-11) 11 January 1990 (age 28) Loan From FC Sochaux
16 Matteo Fedele Switzerland MF (1992-07-20) 20 July 1992 (age 25) Trainee
23 Dario Vidosic Australia MF (1987-04-08) 8 April 1987 (age 30) Adelaide United FC
24 Max Veloso Switzerland MF (1992-03-27) 27 March 1992 (age 25) Neuchatel Xamax
34 Ndoye Birama Senegal MF (1994-04-17) 17 April 1994 (age 23) Trainee
Forwards
9 Fousseyni Cissé France ST (1989-07-17) 17 July 1989 (age 28) Le Mans FC
11 Léo Itaperuna Brazil ST (1989-04-12) 12 April 1989 (age 28) Arapongas
19 Gaetan Karlen Switzerland FW (1993-07-06) 6 July 1993 (age 24) Trainee
21 Ebenezer Assifuah Ghana FW (1993-07-03) 3 July 1993 (age 24) Liberty Professionals F.C.

Out on loan[edit]

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

No. Position Player


17 Switzerland FW Danick Yerly (at SwitzerlandChiasso)
16 Switzerland MF Joaquim Adao (at SwitzerlandChiasso)
4 Brazil DF Adailton (at Switzerland FC Chiasso)
18 Switzerland GK Kevin Fickentscher (atSwitzerland FC Lausanne-Sport)
34 Switzerland DF Anthony Sauthier (atSwitzerland Servette FC)

Transfers[edit]

Summer[edit]