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Swiss Super League
AxpoSuperLeague.png
Countries Switzerland Switzerland
Confederation UEFA
Founded 1897
Number of teams 10
Relegation to Challenge League
Levels on pyramid 1
Domestic cup(s) Schweizer Cup
International cup(s) Champions League
UEFA Europa League
Current champions FC Zürich (2008–09)
Most championships Grasshopper Club Zürich (27)
Website www.axposuperleague.ch
Soccerball current event.svg Swiss Super League 2009–10

The Swiss Super League or Axpo Super League is the top tier of the Swiss Football League. The Swiss Super League is currently ranked 15th according to UEFA's ranking of league coefficients, which is based upon Swiss team performances in European competitions.

Contents

Names

Years German French Italian
1897-2003–present Serie A
1930–1931 1e Ligue Prima Lega
1931–1944 Nationalliga Ligue Nationale Lega Nazionale
1933 Challenge National Challenge National
1944–2003 Nationalliga A Ligue Nationale A Lega Nazionale A
2003–present Axpo Super League

2009–10 season

Participating clubs

The teams competing in the 2009–10 season are

Team Manager Venue Capacity
BSC Young Boys Vladimir Petković Wankdorf 31,783
FC Aarau Martin Andermatt Brügglifeld 9,249
FC Basel Thorsten Fink Joggeli 42,500
FC Luzern Rolf Fringer Allmend 13,000
FC Sion Didier Tholot Tourbillon 16,263
FC St. Gallen Ulrich Forte AFG Arena 19,694
AC Bellinzona Marco Schällibaum Stadio Comunale 6,000
FC Zürich Bernard Challandes Letzigrund 26,500
Grasshopper-Club Zürich Ciriaco Sforza Letzigrund 26,500
Neuchâtel Xamax Pierre-André Schurmann La Maladière 12,000

Promotion/Relegation from 2008–09 Season

League Champions

Season Winner Runner-up Third place
1933–34
Servette FC
Grasshopper Club
FC Lugano
1934–35
FC Lausanne-Sport
Servette FC
FC Lugano
1935–36
FC Lausanne-Sport
Young Fellows Zürich
Grasshopper Club
1936–37
Grasshopper Club
BSC Young Boys
Young Fellows Zürich
1937–38
FC Lugano
Grasshopper Club
BSC Young Boys
1938–39
Grasshopper Club
FC Grenchen
FC Lugano
1939–40
Servette FC
FC Grenchen
Grasshopper Club
1940–41
FC Lugano
BSC Young Boys
Servette FC
1941–42
Grasshopper Club
FC Grenchen
Servette FC
1942–43
Grasshopper Club
FC Lugano
FC Lausanne-Sport
1943–44
FC Lausanne-Sport
Servette FC
FC Lugano
1944–45
Grasshopper Club
FC Lugano
BSC Young Boys
1945–46
Servette FC
FC Lugano
FC Lausanne-Sport
1946–47
FC Biel-Bienne
FC Lausanne-Sport
FC Lugano
1947–48
AC Bellinzona
FC Biel-Bienne
FC Lausanne-Sport
1948–49
FC Lugano
FC Basel
FC La Chaux-de-Fonds
1949–50
Servette FC
FC Basel
FC Lausanne-Sport
1950–51
FC Lausanne-Sport
FC Chiasso
FC La Chaux-de-Fonds
1951–52
Grasshopper Club
FC Zürich
FC Chiasso
1952–53
FC Basel
BSC Young Boys
Grasshopper Club
1953–54
FC La Chaux-de-Fonds
Grasshopper Club
FC Lausanne-Sport
1954–55
FC La Chaux-de-Fonds
FC Lausanne-Sport
Grasshopper Club
1955–56
Grasshopper Club
FC La Chaux-de-Fonds
BSC Young Boys
1956–57
BSC Young Boys
Grasshopper Club
FC La Chaux-de-Fonds
1957–58
BSC Young Boys
Grasshopper Club
FC Chiasso
1958–59
BSC Young Boys
FC Grenchen
FC Zürich
1959–60
BSC Young Boys
FC Biel-Bienne
FC La Chaux-de-Fonds
1960–61
Servette FC
BSC Young Boys
FC Zürich
1961–62
Servette FC
FC Lausanne-Sport
FC La Chaux-de-Fonds
1962–63
FC Zürich
FC Lausanne-Sport
FC La Chaux-de-Fonds
1963–64
FC La Chaux-de-Fonds
FC Zürich
FC Grenchen
1964–65
FC Lausanne-Sport
BSC Young Boys
Servette FC
1965–66
FC Zürich
Servette FC
FC Lausanne-Sport
1966–67
FC Basel
FC Zürich
FC Lugano
1967–68
FC Zürich
Grasshopper Club
FC Lugano
1968–69
FC Basel
FC Lausanne-Sport
FC Zürich
1969–70
FC Basel
FC Lausanne-Sport
FC Zürich
1970–71
Grasshopper Club
FC Basel
FC Lugano
1971–72
FC Basel
FC Zürich
Grasshopper Club
1972–73
FC Basel
Grasshopper Club
FC Sion
1973–74
FC Zürich
Grasshopper Club
Servette FC
1974–75
FC Zürich
BSC Young Boys
Grasshopper Club
1975–76
FC Zürich
Servette FC
FC Basel
1976–77
FC Basel
Servette FC
FC Zürich
1977–78
Grasshopper Club
Servette FC
FC Basel
1978–79
Servette FC
FC Zürich
Grasshopper Club
1979–80
FC Basel
Grasshopper Club
Servette FC
1980–81
FC Zürich
Grasshopper Club
Neuchâtel Xamax
1981–82
Grasshopper Club
Servette FC
FC Zürich
1982–83
Grasshopper Club
Servette FC
FC St. Gallen
1983–84
Grasshopper Club
Servette FC
FC Sion
1984–85
Servette FC
FC Aarau
Neuchâtel Xamax
1985–86
BSC Young Boys
Neuchâtel Xamax
FC Luzern
1986–87
Neuchâtel Xamax
Grasshopper Club
FC Sion
1987–88
Neuchâtel Xamax
Servette FC
FC Aarau
1988–89
FC Luzern
Grasshopper Club
FC Sion
1989–90
Grasshopper Club
FC Lausanne-Sport
Neuchâtel Xamax
1990–91
Grasshopper Club
FC Sion
Neuchâtel Xamax
1991–92
FC Sion
Neuchâtel Xamax
Grasshopper Club
1992–93
FC Aarau
BSC Young Boys
Servette FC
1993–94
Servette FC
Grasshopper Club
FC Sion
1994–95
Grasshopper Club
Servette FC
Neuchâtel Xamax
1995–96
Grasshopper Club
FC Sion
Neuchâtel Xamax
1996–97
FC Sion
Neuchâtel Xamax
Grasshopper Club
1997–98
Grasshopper Club
Servette FC
FC Lausanne-Sport
1998–99
Servette FC
Grasshopper Club
FC Lausanne-Sport
1999–2000
FC St. Gallen
FC Lausanne-Sport
FC Basel
2000–01
Grasshopper Club
FC Lugano
FC St. Gallen
2001–02
FC Basel
Grasshopper Club
FC Lugano
2002–03
Grasshopper Club
FC Basel
Neuchâtel Xamax
2003–04
FC Basel
BSC Young Boys
Servette FC
2004–05
FC Basel
FC Thun
Grasshopper Club
2005–06
FC Zürich
FC Basel
BSC Young Boys
2006–07
FC Zürich
FC Basel
FC Sion
2007–08
FC Basel
BSC Young Boys
FC Zürich
2008–09
FC Zürich
BSC Young Boys
FC Basel

Performance by club

Titles Club
27
Grasshopper Club
17
Servette FC (CL)
12
FC Basel
12
FC Zürich
11
BSC Young Boys
7
FC Lausanne-Sport (CL)
3
FC Lugano (CL)
3
FC Aarau
3
FC La Chaux-de-Fonds (CL)
3
FC Winterthur (CL)
3
Neuchâtel Xamax
2
FC Sion
2
FC St. Gallen (CL)
1
FC Luzern
1
AC Bellinzona
1
FC Biel-Bienne (CL)
1
Brühl St. Gallen (2. Liga interregional)
1
Etoile-Sporting La Chaux-de-Fonds (3. Liga)
1
Anglo-American Club Zürich (dissolved)

Top scorers

Season Player Goals Club
1985–86 Denmark Steen Thychosen
21
Lausanne Sports
1986–87 Denmark John Eriksen
28
Servette FC
1987–88 Denmark John Eriksen
36
Servette FC
1988–89 West Germany Karl-Heinz Rummenigge
24
Servette FC
1989–90 Chile Iván Zamorano
23
FC St. Gallen
1990–91 Switzerland Dario Zuffi
17
BSC Young Boys
1991–92 Denmark Miklos Molnar
18
Servette FC
1992–93 Brazil Sonny Anderson
20
Servette FC
1993–94 Brazil Élber
21
Grasshopper-Club Zürich
1994–95 Bulgaria Petar Aleksandrov
24
Neuchâtel Xamax
1995–96 Bulgaria Petar Aleksandrov
Romania Viorel Moldovan
19
FC Lucerne
Neuchâtel Xamax
1996–97 Romania Viorel Moldovan
27
Grasshopper-Club Zürich
1997–98 Democratic Republic of the Congo Shabani Nonda
24
FC Zürich
1998–99 Switzerland Alexandre Rey
19
Servette FC
1999–2000 Ghana Charles Amoah
25
FC St. Gallen
2000–01 Switzerland Stéphane Chapuisat
Argentina Christian Giménez
21
Grasshopper-Club Zürich
AC Lugano
2001–02 Argentina Christian Giménez
Uruguay Richard Núñez
28
FC Basel
Grasshopper-Club Zürich
2002–03 Uruguay Richard Núñez
27
Grasshopper-Club Zürich
2003–04 Switzerland Stéphane Chapuisat
23
BSC Young Boys
2004–05 Argentina Christian Giménez
27
FC Basel
2005–06 Guinea Alhassane Keita
20
FC Zürich
2006–07 Croatia Mladen Petrić
19
FC Basel
2007–08 Switzerland Hakan Yakin
24
BSC Young Boys
2008–09 Côte d'Ivoire Seydou Doumbia
20
BSC Young Boys

Top assisters

Season Player Assists Club
2005–06 Brazil Rafael
13
FC Zürich
2006–07 Brazil Rafael
Brazil António
16
FC Zürich
Grasshopper Club Zürich
2007–08 Switzerland Hakan Yakin
14
BSC Young Boys
2008–09 Switzerland Almen Abdi
11
FC Zürich

Famous foreign players

See also

External links


Simple English

Swiss Super League
Country Switzerland
Confederation UEFA
Founded 1897
Level 1
Number of teams 10
Relegation to Swiss Challenge League
Current champions Zürich (2008/09)
Most successful club Grasshopper Zürich (27)

Swiss Super League is a football league which is top division in Switzerland.

Club

  • Zürich
  • Young Boys
  • Basel
  • Grasshopper Zürich
  • Aarau
  • Bellinzona
  • Neuchâtel Xamax
  • Sion
  • Luzern
  • St. Gallen

Champions

SeasonChampionsRunner-upThird place
2000/01Grasshopper ZürichLuganoSt. Gallen
2001/02BaselGrasshopper ZürichLugano
2002/03Grasshopper ZürichBaselNeuchâtel Xamax
2003/04BaselYoung BoysServette
2004/05BaselThunGrasshopper Zürich
2005/06ZürichBaselYoung Boys
2006/07ZürichBaselSion
2007/08BaselYoung BoysZürich
2008/09ZürichYoung BoysBasel

Former champions

  • 1897/98 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1898/99 : Anglo-American Zürich
  • 1899/00 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1900/01 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1901/02 : Zürich
  • 1902/03 : Young Boys
  • 1903/04 : St. Gallen
  • 1904/05 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1905/06 : Winterthur
  • 1906/07 : Servette
  • 1907/08 : Winterthur
  • 1908/09 : Young Boys
  • 1909/10 : Young Boys
  • 1910/11 : Young Boys
  • 1911/12 : Aarau
  • 1912/13 : Lausanne-Sport
  • 1913/14 : Aarau
  • 1914/15 : Brühl St. Gallen
  • 1915/16 : Neuchâtel Xamax
  • 1916/17 : Winterthur
  • 1917/18 : Servette
  • 1918/19 : Etoile-Sporting
  • 1919/20 : Young Boys
  • 1920/21 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1921/22 : Servette
  • 1922/23 : Bern
  • 1923/24 : Zürich
  • 1924/25 : Servette
  • 1925/26 : Servette
  • 1926/27 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1927/28 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1928/29 : Young Boys
  • 1929/30 : Servette
  • 1930/31 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1931/32 : Lausanne-Sport
  • 1932/33 : Servette
  • 1933/34 : Servette
  • 1934/35 : Lausanne-Sport
  • 1935/36 : Lausanne-Sport
  • 1936/37 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1937/38 : Lugano
  • 1938/39 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1939/40 : Servette
  • 1940/41 : Lugano
  • 1941/42 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1942/43 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1943/44 : Lausanne-Sport
  • 1944/45 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1945/46 : Servette
  • 1946/47 : Biel-Bienne
  • 1947/48 : Bellinzona
  • 1948/49 : Lugano
  • 1949/50 : Servette
  • 1950/51 : Lausanne-Sport
  • 1951/52 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1952/53 : Basel
  • 1953/54 : La Chaux-de-Fonds
  • 1954/55 : La Chaux-de-Fonds
  • 1955/56 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1956/57 : Young Boys
  • 1957/58 : Young Boys
  • 1958/59 : Young Boys
  • 1959/60 : Young Boys
  • 1960/61 : Servette
  • 1961/62 : Servette
  • 1962/63 : Zürich
  • 1963/64 : La Chaux-de-Fonds
  • 1964/65 : Lausanne-Sport
  • 1965/66 : Zürich
  • 1966/67 : Basel
  • 1967/68 : Zürich
  • 1968/69 : Basel
  • 1969/70 : Basel
  • 1970/71 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1971/72 : Basel
  • 1972/73 : Basel
  • 1973/74 : Zürich
  • 1974/75 : Zürich
  • 1975/76 : Zürich
  • 1976/77 : Basel
  • 1977/78 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1978/79 : Servette
  • 1979/80 : Basel
  • 1980/81 : Zürich
  • 1981/82 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1982/83 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1983/84 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1984/85 : Servette
  • 1985/86 : Young Boys
  • 1986/87 : Neuchâtel Xamax
  • 1987/88 : Neuchâtel Xamax
  • 1988/89 : Luzern
  • 1989/90 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1990/91 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1991/92 : Sion
  • 1992/93 : Aarau
  • 1993/94 : Servette
  • 1994/95 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1995/96 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1996/97 : Sion
  • 1997/98 : Grasshopper Zürich
  • 1998/99 : Servette
  • 1999/00 : St. Gallen








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