FC Wohlen

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FC Wohlen
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Full nameFussballclub Wohlen 1904
Founded1904;116 years ago (1904)
Ground Stadion Niedermatten, Wohlen
Capacity5,000 (634 seated)
ChairmanLucien Tschachtli
ManagerThomas Jent
League Swiss 1. Liga
2018-19 15th (relegated)

FC Wohlen is a Swiss football club based in the town Wohlen in Canton Aargau. They play in the Swiss 1. Liga, the third highest league in the country.

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The club was founded in May 1904 and holds the honour of being the oldest football club in Switzerland that is not in a city. From 1930 to 1932 the team played in the Swiss Super League, the highest league in Switzerland, but mostly it has played in the 2nd or 3rd tiers. The greatest success of their recent history was their promotion to the Challenge League in 2002. In the autumn of 2004 they moved into their new stadium, Stadion Niedermatten.

The most famous former player is Ciriaco Sforza.

Chart of FC Wohlen table positions in the Swiss football league system Wohlen performance Graph.png
Chart of FC Wohlen table positions in the Swiss football league system

Current squad

As of 22 September 2019 [1] [2]

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

No.PositionPlayer
1 Flag of Switzerland.svg GK Olivier Joos
2 Flag of Switzerland.svg MF Kerim Bali
4 Flag of Switzerland.svg DF Luis Gutierrez
5 Flag of Switzerland.svg DF Stefan Jovanović
6 Flag of France.svg MF Marko Muslin
7 Flag of Italy.svg FW Thomas Schiavano
8 Flag of Italy.svg MF Davide Giampà
9 Flag of Switzerland.svg MF Vilson Doda
10 Flag of Switzerland.svg MF Adijan Keranovic
11 Flag of Brazil.svg FW Victor Pelae
12 Flag of Italy.svg DF Stefano Geri
No.PositionPlayer
13 Flag of Switzerland.svg DF Stefano Milani
16 Flag of Switzerland.svg MF Nicolas Künzli
17 Flag of Switzerland.svg DF Leotrim Nitaj
18 Flag of Switzerland.svg GK Ramon Koch
19 Flag of Italy.svg DF Gianluca Calbucci
20 Flag of Germany.svg MF Ronny Minkwitz
21 Flag of Switzerland.svg MF Edison Golaj
22 Flag of Switzerland.svg MF Joêl Richner
27 Flag of Switzerland.svg DF Esat Balaj
Flag of Switzerland.svg FW Batuhan Karadeniz

Former players

Former managers

See Category:FC Wohlen managers.

Stadium

The stadium is located in an area of Wohlen known as the "low mats". The stadium is owned by the Wohlen Council.

The total capacity is 3,734. Of these, 634 seats and 3100 standing.

The stadium is part of the a sports complex which includes, in addition to the football stadium, an athletics facility with 400-meter circular track, an inline skating space, two all-weather football pitches and nine tennis courts. The construction work began in autumn 2002 and was completed in spring 2004.

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