Tribal Football - Football News, Soccer News, Transfers & Rumours Latest Articles for Zurich Wed, 20 Jan 2021 20:37:50 +1100 Tribal Football <![CDATA[Ex-Everton attacker Tarashaj handed deal by FC Zurich]]> <p>Former Everton attacker Shani Tarashaj has been handed a deal by FC Zurich.</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Sun, 17 Jan 2021 22:51:48 +1100 Paul Vegas <![CDATA[Ex-Chelsea winger Malouda surprised at FC Zurich release]]> <p>Former Chelsea winger Florent Malouda, now a coach, appeared to be totally unaware of his release by FC Zurich until the club posted on their social media channels stating there had been a 'mutual agreement' over his exit.<br></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Thu, 11 Apr 2019 22:20:49 +1000 <![CDATA[​DONE DEAL: Ngoy leaves Stoke for Grasshopper Club Zürich loan]]> <p>Championship Stoke forward Julien Ngoy has joined Swiss side Grasshopper Club Zrich on loan until the end of the season.<br></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Thu, 30 Aug 2018 00:31:40 +1000 <![CDATA[Brighton boss Hughton remains focused on striker chase after Dwamena failure]]> <p>Chris Hughton says Brighton will continue their search for a striker.</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Mon, 28 Aug 2017 09:09:27 +1000 Freddie Taylor <![CDATA[​DONE DEAL? Brighton agree deal for FC Zurich striker Dwamena]]> <p>Brighton &amp; Hove Albion have agreed a deal with FC Zurich for striker Raphael Dwamena.</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Tue, 22 Aug 2017 08:59:47 +1000 Freddie Taylor <![CDATA[WATCH: Chelsea flop Alexandre Pato on fire for Villarreal]]> <p>Alexandre Pato was the star of the show as Villarreal kicked off their Europa League campaign with a victory on Thursday night.</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Fri, 16 Sep 2016 10:22:24 +1000 <![CDATA[Chong, Burkart deals shows Man Utd still a desirable club – Butt]]> <p>Nicky Butt has stated that the signings of Tahith Chong and Nishan Burkart proves that Manchester United remain a desirable destination for promising young players from around the world.</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Thu, 14 Mar 2019 23:37:39 +1100 Sarad Shrestha <![CDATA[FIFA SHOCK: White House welcomes Blatter resignation]]> <p>The White House has welcomed Sepp Blatter's decision to stand down as president of FIFA.<p>The Swiss administrator resigned from his role on Tuesday, just days after being re-elected at congress in Zurich.<p>Blatter's resignation comes in the wake of bribery and corruption allegations against a number of past and present FIFA officials which is currently being investigated in the US.<p>White House spokesman Josh Earnest said: "It's apparent from recent news reports that they'd benefit from some new leadership.<p>"This is an opportunity for that organization to try to improve their public image and to make sure that the actions of that organization are consistent with their mission."<p>Regarding the Justice Department's investigation, Earnest added: "Obviously, the prosecutors at the Department of Justice will carry out their work, you know, irrespective of any personnel decisions made at FIFA."</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Tue, 09 Jun 2015 07:10:42 +1000 <![CDATA[FIFA SHOCK: Former Man Utd chief Gill welcomes Blatter news]]> <p>David Gill says he will reconsider his position on the FIFA executive committee following the shock resignation of Sepp Blatter.<p>Following Friday's FIFA congress in Zurich, former Manchester United chief executive Gill had suggested he may look at stepping away from the exco after Sepp Blatter was reinstated as president for a fifth term.<p>But on Tuesday the Swiss administrator announced he will resign from the presidency position which has left Gill likely to remain on FIFA's top committee.<p>"Naturally, I fully welcome today's news as a major step forward for FIFA on the road to proper reform," he told<p>"As I announced following the election at FIFA Congress, I simply could not countenance serving on the FIFA Executive Committee alongside Mr Blatter. I respect his decision but am pleased he is standing aside and by the clear determination for real change within FIFA. This in turn allows me to reconsider my position.<p>"Having yet to confirm formally my resignation, I am more than willing to play my part in helping to bring about a positive future for FIFA and to work with the many people within the organisation who are only committed to developing and promoting the game around the world."</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Tue, 09 Jun 2015 07:20:27 +1000 <![CDATA[FIFA SHOCK: Barcelona, Real Madrid legend Figo rejoices in Blatter resignation]]> <p>Luis Figo was one of many big names in world football to react positively to Sepp Blatter's resignation as president.<p>The Swiss administrator announced on Tuesday that he will be stepping down from the role he has held since 1998 despite being re-elected at FIFA congress in Zurich on Friday.<p>The decision comes amidst allegations of bribery and corruption after nine officials were recently arrested and has been warmly welcomed by former Barcelona, Real Madrid and Inter Milan star Figo who was briefly a candidate to run against Blatter at one point.<p>"A good day for FIFA and for football," he wrote on Facebook.<p>"Change is finally coming. I said on Friday that the day would come sooner or later. Here it is!<p>"Now we should, responsibly and calmly, find a consensual solution worldwide in order to start new era of dynamism, transparency and democracy in FIFA."</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Tue, 09 Jun 2015 07:20:34 +1000