• Jakob-Park
  • They notched up a surprising 2-1 away win against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge and followed this up with a 1-0 home win in the return fixture at St. Jakob-Park, though Basel ultimately were eliminated in the group stage. (wikipedia.org)
  • Basel won the Swiss Super League for the first time since 2005 on the 10 May 2008 at St. Jakob-Park after a 2-0 win over their main title threats BSC Young Boys. (wikipedia.org)
  • Basel won the tie off with a 4-0 away win after a 2-1 victory at St. Jakob-Park. (wikipedia.org)
  • He took Basel on another European adventure three seasons later as they reached the quarter finals of the UEFA Cup in 2005-06, before bowing out to English side Middlesbrough 4-3 on aggregate despite leading 2-0 after the first leg at St. Jakob-Park. (wikipedia.org)
  • He made his first team league debut as a substitute, playing 31 minutes, on 1 June 2013 in the 1-0 home win in St. Jakob-Park against St. Gallen. (wikipedia.org)
  • Aarau
  • İnler began his professional career with FC Basel and later joined FC Aarau and FC Zürich, winning the Swiss Super League in both of his seasons with the latter. (wikipedia.org)
  • Born in Olten in the Canton of Solothurn, İnler began his career at FC Basel, later FC Aarau. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the winter break Basel met an agreement with Aarau and the players Davide Callà (in) and Stephan Andrist (out) were exchanged. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 13 May 2010 the midfielder made his Swiss Super League debut for the GC first team during the away match in the Stadion Brügglifeld against FC Aarau and he scored his first goal only 10 minutes after being substituted in. (wikipedia.org)
  • squad
  • But for the following season Basel recalled him into their squad. (wikipedia.org)
  • Despite losing Bolo Zenden (who left on a free to join Liverpool), the signings of Yakubu, Abel Xavier and Emanuel Pogatetz bolstered the squad and made it appear a lot stronger. (wikipedia.org)
  • Looking through the squad, thinking ' I've actually seen that man in the flesh, and know his family quite well ', made me a bit reluctant to change any of the team, which was good, as I had a transfer budget of 0. (fm-tactics.com)
  • defensive
  • Taulant Ragip Xhaka (born 28 March 1991) is an Albanian professional footballer who plays as a defensive midfielder for Swiss club Basel and the Albania national team. (wikipedia.org)
  • He spent arguably the best years of his career playing for his hometown club FC Basel, where he was the defensive linchpin, captain and libero of a team which enjoyed domestic and relative European success. (wikipedia.org)
  • victory
  • Basel took an early lead through Valentin Stocker and a second goal scored by Marco Streller just a few minutes later wrapped up the victory well before half time. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chelsea
  • The group stage for Basel began on 18 September with the away game in Stamford Bridge where they notched a 2-1 win over Chelsea. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the 2012-13 UEFA Europa League Basel advanced as far as the semi-finals, there being matched against the reigning UEFA Champions League holders Chelsea, but were knocked out being beaten 2-5 on aggregate. (wikipedia.org)
  • Under his management, Basel won twice, home and away, against Chelsea in the 2012-13 Champions League group stage. (wikipedia.org)
  • Benfica
  • After a 1-1 away draw against Benfica, Basel tied away 3-3 and then won at home 2-1 against Manchester United, which saw them progress to the knockout phase. (wikipedia.org)
  • season
  • Basel have competed in European competition every season since 1999-2000. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the 2011-12 season, Basel produced some outstanding results in the Champions League. (wikipedia.org)
  • Basel ended the season with two victories, two draws and six defeats in 5th position in the group. (wikipedia.org)
  • Basel finished the season in second position in the table, with seven victories from 14 games. (wikipedia.org)
  • He also spent the 2012-13 season on loan to the Grasshoppers. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the 2014-15 season, Xhaka further secured his place in the starting lineup, playing 29 matches in league, as Basel were crowned champions for the sixth time in a row. (wikipedia.org)
  • Against De Graafschap, in the 2008-09 season, he was in the starting lineup for the first time. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Basel 2014-15 Super League season was a very successful one. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the beginning of the 2007-08 season, Basel strengthened their team by signing Swiss internationalists Benjamin Huggel from Eintracht Frankfurt, Marco Streller from VfB Stuttgart and Alf Stewart on loan from Borussia Mönchengladbach. (wikipedia.org)
  • This was exactly the same situation as the end of the 2005-06 season, then the final match was between Basel and Zürich then. (wikipedia.org)
  • The painful memories of losing the league on the last day of the season in 2006 and the resulting 2006 Basel hooligan incident seemed to spur FCB on. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2013-14 FC Basel season is the 121st season in club history and the club's 19th consecutive season in the top flight of Swiss football. (wikipedia.org)
  • Basel also made an agreement with Spartak Moscow, receiving centre back Marek Suchý on loan until the end of the season. (wikipedia.org)
  • Basel are renowned for their slow starts into the new season and following two home wins and two away draws they promptly lost their third home match against FC Zürich 1-2. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thus Basel achieved their main priority aim that they had set for the season. (wikipedia.org)
  • He left the club in 1998 to spend two seasons at Grasshoppers Zürich until 2000 before going on to spend one half-season apiece at FC Schaffhausen and FC Wangen bei Olten in 2000 and 2001. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, he spent his first season with Basel on the bench as a backup for their first-choice keeper at the time, Pascal Zuberbühler, who played in all of the club's competitive matches that season. (wikipedia.org)
  • Crayton made his debut for the team in its opening game of the 2010 season against the Vancouver Whitecaps, but suffered a serious season-ending knee injury just minutes into the game. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the 2013-14 Champions League season Basel reached the group stage and finished the group in third position. (wikipedia.org)
  • Torres then managed to miss a sitter from under the bar, but as the game entered six minutes of injury time Liverpool pulled off the comeback of the season, Benayoun cut-back for Torres, his shot was blocked and Dirk Kuyt popped up to net the winner. (101greatgoals.com)
  • A horrible start to the season saw me out of both the FA Cup, and the FA trophy before the second rounds, leaving me to stare at my dismal performances in the league, losing 16 of the 46 matches in the end, scrapping into 5th place again, but defying the hardship of another playoff final, to take the team into the football league, for the first time in their history. (fm-tactics.com)
  • Champions League
  • On 27 September, he made his UEFA Champions League debut as a substitute in the 3-3 away draw against Manchester United at Old Trafford. (wikipedia.org)
  • Under Gross' guidance, Basel won four Swiss championships, four Swiss Cups, and mounted a fairytale run in the UEFA Champions League in 2002, beating eventual finalists Juventus as well as knocking out Celtic and drawing with Liverpool (twice) and Manchester United. (wikipedia.org)
  • Basel won the game 2-0, with Yakin scoring the second goal in the 22 minute as Basel qualified 3-3 on the away goals rule for the 2002-03 UEFA Champions League group stage. (wikipedia.org)
  • football
  • In the 2000s, Basel returned to the top of Swiss football, winning their first title for 22 years in 2002 and going on to win the title nine more times over the next 13 seasons. (wikipedia.org)
  • As he made his debut in the GC professional team, Adili was still a member of their U-16 youth team and he was just 15 years and 283 days old, this made him the youngest player to score a goal in a top-level European football league since World War II. (wikipedia.org)
  • After hosting a game of football with the Basel Old Boys Association playing against FC Bern, they founded the Fussballclub Young Boys on 14 March 1898. (wikipedia.org)
  • Due to Riveros commitments with the Paraguay national football team and the Copa America, he was not be expected to join the Basel first team until the beginning of July. (wikipedia.org)
  • Shani Tarashaj - Influenced by my love for the Swiss football league (and Grasshoppers! (fm-tactics.com)
  • club
  • born 27 January 1989) is a Dutch professional footballer who plays as a striker for Swiss Super League club Basel. (wikipedia.org)
  • He scored his first goal for his new club just one week later on 25 July during the away game against his old club Grasshoppers Club. (wikipedia.org)
  • He made his 100th UEFA club competition appearance playing for them in the closing match of the 2015-16 UEFA Europa League group stage during the 1-0 away win in the INEA Stadion against Lech Poznań on 10 December 2015. (wikipedia.org)
  • Influential defender Boris Smiljanić returned to his former club, Grasshoppers. (wikipedia.org)
  • He made his debut for the club on 6 February by appearing as a substitute in the goalless draw against Zürich. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 17 May 2014, FC Basel announced Yakin was no longer with the club. (wikipedia.org)
  • Show A Star 2.Gilloise Virton 2/1 30.00 0:1 / 3:1 Basel Grasshoppers 2/1 30.00 0:2 / 2:3 Lealtad Compostela 2/1 30.00 0:1 / 3:1 Jaguares de Cordoba Deportes Tolima 1/2 30.00 1:0 / 1:2 KV Mechelen Club Brugge 1/2 25.00 1:0 / 1:4 Lokeren Kortrijk 2/1 30.00 0:1. (mosoly.info)
  • No takeover just yet, but as a newly professional club, I was given a transfer budget for the first real time, and the Crown Meadow terraces were upgraded to 1400 seats. (fm-tactics.com)
  • eighth
  • Fourteen teams contested the 1964-65 Nationalliga A and Basel finished in eighth position with 27 points. (wikipedia.org)
  • drawn
  • After the quarter-final against Grasshoppers Zürich Basel were drawn at home again for the semi-final. (wikipedia.org)
  • Basel were then drawn into a group of death, Group D, alongside Brann, Dinamo Zagreb, Hamburger SV and Rennes, all of which were ranked within the top three of their respective leagues at the start of the stage. (wikipedia.org)
  • UEFA Cup
  • Because Basel entered the 2007-08 UEFA Cup in the second qualifying round, with the goal to reach the group stage. (wikipedia.org)
  • He also made his European debut later on 6 December of the following year, appearing as a substitute in an UEFA Cup group stage match against Spartak Moscow which finished in a 1-0 away loss. (wikipedia.org)
  • away
  • The following year, Basel progressed to the last 16 from a group that included European giants Real Madrid and Liverpool courtesy of a 1-1 away draw at Anfield in their final group match, but were then eliminated by Porto. (wikipedia.org)
  • Beating the Old Boy (1-0 after extra time) and after beating Münsingen 1-0 in the next round, they faced Tuggen in the third round, which was played on 9 November 2013, Basel won the away tie 3-1. (wikipedia.org)
  • A white third kit was required for the away tie at FC Basel, to avoid a clash with their red-and-blue home kit. (wikipedia.org)
  • game
  • It was the last goal of the game and Basel won 3-2. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was the first goal of the game that Basel won 5-0. (wikipedia.org)
  • Following this, on 22 November, in the home game against Manchester United he scored the winning goal in the 89th Minute as Basel won 1-0. (wikipedia.org)
  • goal
  • Daniel Majstorović restored the lead for Basel with a header and Swiss internationals Marco Streller and Benjamin Huggel scored one goal each to make the final scoreline 4-1 in Basel's favour. (wikipedia.org)
  • He made his league debut for them on 20 February 2011, a debut which brought his first goal as well, in a 5-3 home win against Biel-Bienne. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gavranović scored Zürich's winning goal against reigning champions FC Basel on 11 August 2013 in the fifth round of the Swiss Super League. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the Zürich Derby match against Grasshoppers on 1 March 2014, Gavranović scored a goal in either half to give Zürich a 3-1 win. (wikipedia.org)
  • team
  • The team also caused a shock in the return match at the end of the group phase when Benjamin Fischer scored and Liechtenstein led at half time before eventually losing 2-1. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Czechoslovakian manager Jiří Sobotka was the Basel team manager at this time, it was his fourth year as manager of the team. (wikipedia.org)
  • He played for various FC Basel youth teams and from 2008 became a regular member of the under-21 team for two years in the Swiss 1. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 18 January 2012, it was announced Xhaka was sent on loan to Grasshoppers to gain first-team playing experience. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 5 April 2008, Van Wolfswinkel made his debut for Vitesse's first team in a match against Sparta Rotterdam, in which Van Wolfswinkel was substituted in the 85th minute for Santi Kolk. (wikipedia.org)
  • He made his first team league debut on 31 August 2014 in the 3-1 home win against Young Boys. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 26 March 2011, he made a national team debut in the 0-0 draw with Bulgaria in a Euro 2012 qualifier. (wikipedia.org)
  • Four of the new signings, Gabar, Balanta, Elyounoussi and Doumbia made their first team league debuts in the 3-0 home win. (wikipedia.org)
  • defender
  • On 4 May Basel announced that they had signed 18 year old Paraguayan defender Blás Riveros from Olimpia Asunción on a five-year deal. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 10 May Basel also announced that they had signed Egyptian defender Omar Gaber from Zamalek on a four-year deal. (wikipedia.org)
  • winter break
  • Also during the winter break Felipe Caicedo transferred to Manchester City on a four-and-a-half year deal with a £5.2 million transfer fee (CHF 10 million), which made his sale one of the highest transfers in the history of the Swiss League. (wikipedia.org)
  • wins
  • But after the twelfth round (following five wins and a draw) they had turned the table and led the league two points ahead of the Grasshoppers. (wikipedia.org)
  • last
  • This was to be the very last match for the popular Basler captain of that time Hans Weber, because just seven weeks later he died of cancer. (wikipedia.org)
  • The win assured that Udinese once again finished seventh in Serie A, this time five points behind Roma for the last European spot. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Paris, France last December, representatives from 197 countries gathered for their annual UN-sponsored meeting to agree that, for the 21st time, climate change is (1) an actual thing, and (2) something for which developed nations must take responsibility (spoiler alert: US Republicans boycotted the conference). (tao.ca)
  • relegation
  • The 1980s saw hard times for Basel, as they were absent from European competition for many years and suffered relegation in 1987. (wikipedia.org)
  • Second
  • But Steven Taylor pulled one back a minute from the break with a far-post header and then made the equaliser for Damien Duff a minute into the second period. (101greatgoals.com)
  • match
  • Crayton made his international debut for Liberia in a 2000 African Cup of Nations qualifying match against Tunisia. (wikipedia.org)
  • soccer prediction sites, time: 21:00 Match: Eibar Malaga Tip: 1 : 1.70 FT: 1-1 LOST! (mosoly.info)
  • League
  • Basel are the reigning Super League champions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Basel finished in third position in the league table and thus they qualified for the 2013-14 UEFA Europa League round of 32. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 7 August 2008, Basel announced they were allowing Crayton to move to Major League Soccer, and on 15 August 2008 Crayton had signed with D.C. United. (wikipedia.org)
  • Basel took first position in the league table from the very beginning. (wikipedia.org)
  • contract
  • On 17 December 2012 FC Basel announced that they had signed Adili on a three and a half-year contract (with an additional one-year option). (wikipedia.org)
  • Basel announced on 31 August that the contract between them and the 26-year-old Egyptian international Ahmed Hamoudi had been resolved on mutual consent with immediate effect. (wikipedia.org)