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Swiss state fines Sandro Wieser 10,000 francs for horror tackle

Gilles Yapi-Yapo suffered his injuries in a challenge by his former teammate.

LENZBURG, Switzerland -- State prosecutors have fined football player Sandro Wieser 10,000 Swiss francs (€9,630) for injuring an opponent in a Super League match.

The public prosecution office in Lenzburg-Aarau canton ruled Wieser's tackle on Ivory Coast international Gilles Yapi-Yapo was negligent and an assault.

Yapi and his club Zurich filed a criminal complaint after the potentially career-ending incident in a match at Aarau last November.

Yapi, now 33, suffered extensive damage to...

Swiss league wants heavy bans for Basel-Zurich troublemakers

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The Swiss Super League match at St. Jakob Park was marred by trouble.

BASEL, Switzerland -- The Swiss league says it wants stadium bans of several years for fans who forced a match between Basel and Zurich to be delayed by throwing fireworks and flares towards the field.

Firecrackers thrown by visiting fans sounded as Zurich scored their only goal in the 71st minute of a 5-1 loss against the five-time defending champions on Sunday.

The referee took both teams off the field for 10 minutes before play resumed, with league CEO Claudius Schaefer saying afterwards that...

ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Zurich want assault case against Wieser for horror tackle on Yapi-Yapo

Yapi-Yapo suffered his injuries in a challenge by his former teammate.

Swiss club FC Zurich have filed a criminal complaint against Aarau midfielder Sandro Wieser for a tackle in a match last month which saw him sent off and left Gilles Yapi-Yapo with a career-threatening knee injury.

Zurich said in a statement they asked the public prosecutor of Lenzburg-Aarau canton (state) to consider bringing charges of assault, having begun legal proceedings last month. The club say they have acted to help protect the health of professional players.

The challenge, which happened...