André "Trello" Abegglen (7 March 1909 – 8 November 1944) was a Swiss football forward. He played for Grasshopper Club Zürich, the French club FC Sochaux-Montbéliard and the Swiss national team, for whom he appeared in two World Cups. He is the brother of Max Abegglen and Jean Abegglen, both players of the Swiss national team.
Abeggle wearing the Swiss team uniform
|Full name||André Abegglen|
|Date of birth||7 March 1909|
|Place of birth||Neuchatel, Switzerland|
|Date of death||8 November 1944(aged 35)|
|Height||1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)|
|1942–1944||FC La Chaux-de-Fonds||37||(25)|
|1942–1944||FC La Chaux-de-Fonds|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Abbeglen played in the 1934 FIFA World Cup, scoring one goal, and in the 1938 FIFA World Cup, where he scored a hat-trick in the first round replay match against Germany, won by Switzerland 4–2. In total, he scored 29 goals in 52 matches for the Swiss team.
He died in 1944, at the age of just 35.
- "André Abegglen". worldfootball.net. Retrieved 8 April 2011.
- L'Equipe. "Les joueurs suisses qui ont marqué le Championnat de France" (in French). L'Equipe. Archived from the original on 27 September 2011. Retrieved 13 November 2006.
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- André Abegglen at WorldFootball.net
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