FC Locarno

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FC Locarno
FC Locarno.svg
Full name Football Club Locarno
Founded 1906
Ground Stadio del Lido,
Locarno, Switzerland
Ground Capacity 11,000 (1,000 seated)
Chairman Michele Nicora
League 1. Liga Classic

FC Locarno is a Swiss football club based in Locarno in the Italian-speaking canton of Ticino in southern Switzerland. As of the 2016–17 season, Locarno play in the Swiss fourth level, 1. Liga Classic. The club, founded in 1906, spent most of its history in lower levels, but also had several spells in the top Swiss level ( in 1930–31, 1933–36, 1945–53 and 1986–87).

Chart of FC Locarno table positions in the Swiss football league system

Current squad[edit]

As of 31 January 2016.

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

No. Position Player
1 Switzerland GK Fabian Schönwetter
2 Italy DF Stefano De Gianbattista
3 Switzerland MF Velibor Simić
4 Italy DF Marco Perazzo
6 Algeria DF Hemza Mihoubi
8 Croatia MF Mario Zupčić
9 Italy FW Leandro Fuso
10 Switzerland MF Mate Bilinovac
11 Croatia FW Josip Zivko
13 Italy DF Matteo Botto
No. Position Player
14 Switzerland MF Sebastian Tirelli
15 Switzerland MF Michele Maggetti
16 Albania FW Erolind Osmani
17 Serbia FW Stefan Matić
18 Switzerland MF Francesco Mozzetti
20 Spain DF Davide Rodriguez
21 Czech Republic DF Pavel Pergl
22 Italy MF Saverio Manfreda
24 Switzerland FW Ivan Čalić
27 Italy GK Mattia Maggioni

Notable former players[edit]

Former coaches[edit]

  • Hungary da:Carlos Pintér (1954-1955)
  • Czech Republic Wenzel Halama (1986–1987)
  • Germany Paul Schönwetter (1995–1998), (2008–2009)
  • Switzerland Italy Roberto Chiappa (2005)
  • Switzerland Italy Arno Rossini (2005–2008)


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