Peter Risi

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Peter Risi
Personal information
Date of birth (1950-05-16)16 May 1950
Place of birth Buochs, Switzerland
Date of death 11 December 2010(2010-12-11) (aged 60)
Place of death Switzerland
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 8 12 in)
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1968–1970 SC Buochs
1970–1972 FC La Chaux-de-Fonds 48 (24)
1972–1974 FC Winterthur 75 (45)
1974–1979 FC Zürich 108 (76)
1979–1984 FC Luzern 128 (72)
1984–1987 SC Buochs
Total 359 (217)
National team
1974–1977 Switzerland 15 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Peter Risi (16 May 1950 – 11 December 2010) was a Swiss footballer who played at both professional and international levels as a striker.

Career[edit]

Born in Buochs, Risi played club football for FC Winterthur, FC Zürich and FC Luzern, and was top scorer of the Nationalliga A in 1976, 1979, and 1981.[1]

Risi also earned fifteen caps for Switzerland between 1974 and 1977.[2]

Later life and death[edit]

Risi died on 11 December 2010 following an illness.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Player profile". WorldFootball.net. Retrieved 12 December 2010. 
  2. ^ "Peter Risi". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman. 
  3. ^ "Peter Risi (60) gestorben" (in German). Tages-Anzeiger. 12 December 2010. Retrieved 12 December 2010.