FC La Chaux-de-Fonds is a Swiss football club based in La Chaux-de-Fonds. It was founded in 1894 and used to play at the Stade Charrière.

FC La Chaux-de-Fonds
Full nameFC La Chaux-de-Fonds
Founded4 July 1894; 129 years ago (4 July 1894)[1]
GroundStade Charrière,
La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland
ManagerJoël Corminboeuf
League 1. Liga Group 1
2018-19Promotion League, 16th (relegated)

History edit

Chart of FC La Chaux-de-Fonds table positions in the Swiss football league system

F.C. La Chaux-de-Fonds was founded on 4 July 1894, and won the Swiss first division in the seasons 1953–54, 1954–55, 1963–64. The team's most recent spell in the top division was 1986–87. The team also won the Swiss Cup in the years 1948, 1951, 1954, 1955, 1957 and 1961.

In the 2006–07 season, the team finished 10th in the Challenge League, the top scorer was Sid-Ahmed Bouziane with 15 goals. In the 2007–08 season finished 12th in the Challenge League, the top scorer was Bruno Valente with 16 goals. In the 2008–09 season they finished 12th but were not admitted to the Challenge League and were relegated to 2. Liga.

Current squad edit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK   SUI Gilles Monti
3 MF   FRA Sherif Gagigo
4 DF   SUI Numa Doutaz
5 DF   ITA Nils Cattin
6 MF   FRA Albert Makoubé
7 FW   CRO Dragan Stjepanovic
8 MF   SUI Nolan Doutaz
9 FW   SUI Mylord Kasaï
10 MF   ITA Fabio Lo Vacco
11 MF   SUI Steve Endrion
12 MF   FRA Yanis Benbekhti
No. Pos. Nation Player
13 MF   FRA Aghiles Bettouche
14 MF   SUI Léo Bitterli
15 DF   FRA Jimmy Frossard
16 MF   SUI Eliot Halimi
17 MF   SUI Samuel Pellegrini
18 FW   SUI Dany Cattin
19 MF   FRA Bilel Badre
20 DF   FRA Charles Noundou
21 DF   SUI Cédric Mbenza
30 GK   FRA Maxime Brenet

Stadium edit

Centre Sportif de la Charrière stadium

FC La Chaux-de-Fonds's current stadium is the Centre Sportif de la Charrière, situated in La Chaux-de-Fonds.

Honours edit

Former players edit

References edit

  1. ^ "Historique". FC La Chaux-de-Fonds (in French). Retrieved 1 February 2024.

External links edit