Tribal Football - Football News, Soccer News, Transfers & Rumours Latest Articles for Servette Wed, 29 Jun 2022 22:04:07 +1000 Tribal Football <![CDATA[Everton goalkeeper Pickford highlights Kelly influence on form]]> <p>Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford is delighted with his current form.</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Thu, 19 May 2022 20:25:24 +1000 Carlos Volcano <![CDATA[DONE DEAL: Ex-Arsenal fullback Clichy signs for Servette]]> <p>Former Arsenal and Manchester City fullback Gael Clichy is continuing his career in Switzerland with Servette.</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Thu, 03 Dec 2020 19:14:24 +1100 Paul Vegas <![CDATA[​DONE DEAL: Ex-Man City, Arsenal defender Clichy joins Servette]]> <p>Former Arsenal defender Gael Clichy has completed a move to Servette in Switzerland.<br></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Thu, 03 Dec 2020 15:45:10 +1100 Ansser Sadiq <![CDATA[Man Utd remain in pursuit of Servette starlet Gonzalez]]> <p>Manchester United are still showing interest in Servette's Lorenzo Gonzalez.</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Wed, 18 Nov 2015 03:25:39 +1100 <![CDATA[Man Utd, Real Madrid battle for Swiss starlet Lorenzo Gonzalez]]> <p>Swiss starlet Lorenzo Gonzalez is interesting Manchester United and Real Madrid.<p>The Mail on Sunday says the 15-year-old striker plays for Swiss second division side Servette but has been starring for his national side and scored twice in an U15 international against Hungary this week.<p>United posted scouts at the game but Real Madrid were also present and have checked on the progress of Gonzalez throughout the season.<p>Gonzalez is powerful and quick and has a knack for scoring which is drawing big clubs to Geneva to check on his development. </p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Tue, 09 Jun 2015 06:48:48 +1000 <![CDATA[Servette seek Cardiff double with Bellamy]]> <p>Servette are offering Cardiff City veteran Craig Bellamy a player-coaching job.<p>The former Liverpool, Manchester City and Newcastle United star is being targeted by Servette FC as they look to pair the 34-year-old in a coaching team with Kevin Cooper, himself a former Cardiff player.<p>Bellamy is weighing up whether to retire this summer.<p>&nbsp;For the big stories and the banter follow us on Twitter: <a href= target=new>@tribalfootball</a></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Thu, 22 May 2014 10:34:53 +1000 <![CDATA[Servette keen on Cardiff veteran Bellamy]]> <p>Cardiff City striker Craig Bellamy is being urged to play on next season.<p>Cardiff boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wants Bellamy to postpone retirement plans as he seeks to win promotion from the Championship at first attempt.<p>However, if Bellamy can be convinced, Cardiff will face competition from Switzerland, where Servette are keen, says the Daily Mail.<p>&nbsp;For the big stories and the banter follow us on Twitter: <a href= target=new>@tribalfootball</a></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Wed, 21 May 2014 08:22:48 +1000 <![CDATA[San Antonio Scorpions sign ex-Zurich, Vancouver striker Hassli]]> <p>North American Soccer League side San Antonio Scorpions have pulled off a major coup with the signing of French striker Eric Hassli.<p>The 32-year old former Metz, FC Zurich and Vancouver Whitecaps forward has joined the Scorpions ahead of the 2014 NASL season following his departure from MLS side FC Dallas.<p>Scorpions head coach Alen Marcina was thrilled to have been able to lure Hassli to Toyota Field to continue his successful 14-year club career in Texas.<p>"Hassli is a landmark signing for our club," said Marcina.<p>"Hassli has been a designated player in MLS, has playing experience in French and Swiss top leagues in addition to Champions League. This is one more step to position ourselves to achieve our objective of competing for a NASL championship."<p>Hassli first arrived in North America when he joined the Whitecaps in 2011 before moving to Canadian rivals Toronto FC the following year.<p>Earlier in his career, Hassli spent time with Southampton (briefly on loan in 2002), Neuchatel Xamax, Servette, FC St Gallen and Valenciennes. He was a part of the MLS All-Star squad in 2011 and was also a finalist in the 2012 FIFA Puskas Award for goal of the year when he scored a stunner for Vancouver.<p>&nbsp;For breaking stories and all the great banter like us on Facebook: <a href=></a></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 01:01:44 +1100 <![CDATA[Man City coaching icon Cassell now working in Swiss football]]> <p>Manchester City coaching icon Jim Cassell is now working in Swiss football.<p>City hero Denis Tueart has revealed he and Cassell are advisers to Servette.<p>He told the Daily Star Sunday: "I've just become a consultant, along with my former City colleague Jim Cassell, to Servette in Switzerland.<p>"We go to Geneva once a month to advise the club on its structure, from their academy upwards. Jim and I previously worked together on City's successful academy."<p>&nbsp;For breaking stories and all the great banter like us on Facebook: <a href= target=new></a></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Sun, 02 Mar 2014 09:46:00 +1100 <![CDATA[Kevin Mbabu feeling settled at Newcastle]]> <p>Former Servette midfielder Kevin Mbabu says he already feels settled at Newcastle United.<p>The teen joined Newcastle in January.<p>"I'm settling in really well in my first few weeks here," he told the Club's official matchday programme. "It is thanks mostly to the players, who have given me a fantastic welcome.<p>"They have all been very kind. Of course, the French-speaking players have been great but I have also been spending a lot of time with the likes of James Tavernier, Sammy Ameobi and Haris Vuckic. When I first arrived it was them who actually approached and talked to me first.<p>"I train mostly with the Reserves but from time to time - maybe once or twice a week - I am with the first-team and that is when there is a massive step up in terms of the rhythm.<p>"My long-term aim is to play as a first-team player. I am only 17 so there is a long way to go but in the future I hope to integrate into the first-team and to succeed with them."</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Wed, 06 Mar 2013 09:12:30 +1100