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.

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] 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.[4]

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. ^ "Switzerland – Trainers of First and Second Division Clubs". RSSF. Archived from the original on 27 June 2008.