FC Basel

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Basel
Logo FC Basel.svg
Full nameFussball Club Basel 1893
Nickname(s)FCB, Bebbi (Citizen of Basel), RotBlau
Founded15 November 1893; 126 years ago (1893-11-15)
GroundSt. Jakob-Park, Basel
Ground Capacity38,512; 37,500
for international matches
PresidentBernhard Burgener
Head coachMarcel Koller
LeagueSwiss Super League
2018–192nd
WebsiteClub website
Current season

FC Basel 1893 (Fussball Club Basel 1893), widely known as FC Basel, FCB, or just Basel,[1][2][3] is a Swiss football club based in Basel, in the Canton of Basel-Stadt.

It was created in 1893, the club has been Swiss national champions 20 times, Swiss Cup winners 12 times, and Swiss League Cup winners once.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Liverpool v FC Basle". The Guardian. 26 September 2002. Retrieved 24 August 2014.
  2. "FC Basle fan Roger Federer predicts 2–1 defeat for Chelsea". Sunday Express. 24 April 2014. Retrieved 24 August 2014.
  3. "FC Basle vs Chelsea: live". The Telegraph. 25 April 2013. Retrieved 24 August 2014.

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