Sandra Betschart

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Sandra Betschart
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Personal information
Date of birth (1989-03-30) 30 March 1989 (age 28)
Place of birth Lucerne, Switzerland
Height 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Playing position Defender, Midfielder
Club information
Current team
MSV Duisburg
Number 16
Youth career
1998–2004 SC Cham
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2005 FC Malters
2005–2010 FC Zürich
2011 Kristianstad 9 (0)
2012 FC Yverdon
2012–2013 VfL Sindelfingen 6 (0)
2013–2016 Sunnanå SK 67 (4)
2016– MSV Duisburg
National team
2007– Switzerland 66[1] (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 1 April 2013.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 19:56, 23 June 2015 (UTC)

Sandra Betschart (born 30 March 1989) is a Swiss footballer who plays as a defender for German club MSV Duisburg and the Switzerland women's national football team.

Club career[edit]

Betschart joined FC Zürich in 2005, having previously played for SC Cham and FC Malters. After playing for Zürich for five years, in 2011 she moved to Kristianstads DFF in Sweden's Damallsvenskan. Following the end of the season, she was transferred to FC Yverdon back in Switzerland, where she played the second half of the 2011–12 Nationalliga before signing for VfL Sindelfingen, a newly promoted team in the German Bundesliga.[2] The midfielder announced her re-signing with VfL Sindelfingen on 25 March 2013.[3] The Switzerland national team member Betschart signed then on 27 March 2013 with Sunnanå SK, a one-year contract running from 1 April 2013.[4]

She returned to Germany for the second half of the 2015–16 season to play for MSV Duisburg of the 2. Bundesliga. The team was promoted back to the Bundesliga for the 2016–17 season.[5]

International career[edit]

She made her senior debut for the Swiss national team in February 2007 against Malta. As of January 2013 she had played 49 games and scored two goals since.[6]

Honours[edit]

FC Zürich

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Profile". FIFA.com. Retrieved 23 June 2015. 
  2. ^ Profile in VfL Sindelfingen's website
  3. ^ fussball.ch - Betschart kehrt nach Schweden zurück
  4. ^ FCZ Frauen | News | Sandra Betschart wechselt nach Schweden
  5. ^ "Profile". Soccerway. Retrieved 29 November 2016. 
  6. ^ Profile at the Swiss Football Association's website

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