|Full name||Simone Grippo|
|Date of birth||12 December 1988|
|Place of birth||Ettingen, Switzerland|
|Height||1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|Playing position||Center Back|
|2006–2008||FC Basel U-21||22||(1)|
|2007–2008||→ Concordia (loan)||24||(4)|
|2008||→ AC Bellinzona (loan)||0||(0)|
|2009||→ Piacenza (loan)||3||(0)|
|2009–2010||→ Lumezzane (loan)||17||(1)|
|2010||→ Frosinone (loan)||23||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19 December 2013.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 3 September 2010
Grippo came through the ranks in the FC Basel youth system and played for two years in their reserve team. He was sent out on a loan to feeder club FC Concordia Basel during the 2007–08 season. He originally had a half season-long loan spell at Concordia Basel but this was extended in December into a full season loan.
He made his first appearance for Chievo Verona on 11 January 2009, which resulted in a 1–1 draw against FC Bologna.
Grippo signed for Lugano in summer 2011. After only one year he transferred to Servette on 15 July 2012, signing a 3-year contract. He made his debut in a 5-1 loss away defeat against Lausanne-Sport.
On 19 December 2013 the Swiss Football League (SFL) announced that Grippo had signed for Vaduz.
Grippo is of Italian descent. He is a youth international for Switzerland.
Titles and honours
- FC Basel 1893 (2007). "Simone Grippo leihweise zu Concordia Basel". FC Basel 1893. Retrieved 2007-07-12.
- "OFFICIAL, Simone Grippo to Chievo". TransferMarketWeb.com. 5 August 2008.
- "Grippo en grenat pour 3 saisons" (in French). Servette FC. 16 July 2012.
- "Zwei weitere Titel für FCB-Nachwuchs" (in German). FC Basel 1893. 2006. Retrieved 2006-06-18.