Jacques Fatton

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Jacques Fatton
Abe Lenstra en Jacques Fatton (1953).png
Abe Lenstra and Jacques Fatton (right), March 1953
Personal information
Full name Jacques Fatton
Date of birth (1925-12-19)December 19, 1925
Place of birth Exincourt, France
Date of death July 26, 2011(2011-07-26) (aged 85)
Place of death Geneva, Switzerland
Playing position Forward
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1943–1954 Servette
1954–1957 Lyon
1957–1963 Servette
National team
1946–1955 Switzerland 53 (28)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Jacques "Jacky" Fatton (19 December 1925 – 26 July 2011)[1] was a Swiss footballer.


Fatton, who was born in Exincourt, France, was capped 53 times and scored 28 goals for the Switzerland national football team.[2] He played in two FIFA World Cups, scoring twice in 1950 and once in 1954.[3]

During his club career, Fatton played for Servette FC and Olympique Lyonnais. He died in Geneva, Switzerland.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Jacky Fatton 85-jährig verstorben" (in German). Schweizer Fernsehen. 26 July 2011. Retrieved 26 July 2011. 
  2. ^ Jacques Fatton at National-Football-Teams.com
  3. ^ Jacques FattonFIFA competition record