a few years Ago national team defender Ricardo Rodriguez (27) said disarmingly honest LOOK, "I know what would have become of me if not a footballer." The school is interested in the subsequent U17 world Cup, not one bit. Only on the Playground, in the Zurich Working-class neighborhood Schwamendingen of the left-defender felt comfortable – when you Kick between the hated school hours.
Shortly before graduation, Rici, was sentenced to a trial apprenticeship as an operating practitioners in the ice rink Neudorf in Zurich-Oerlikon. In his biography he recalls with Gray in it: "I was a little material damage, as I drove a fork lift in reverse instead of forward and with a door clashed. This gave me a reprimand of the chief."
An apprenticeship was for Rodriguez never an issue. Shortly after the U17 world Cup title, he became a full-time professional to VfL Wolfsburg. In the summer of 2017, the Transfer increased to AC Milan. His market value was, according to the transfer market at the time, at 18 million Swiss francs. After his career, Rodriguez missed to the teaching of the lament as operations practitioners, no second. Maybe the music lovers embark on a career as a DJ. Plates not DJing in a Club, why? Or the very on his hair covered Xherdan Shaqiri, we could imagine very well as a Hairstylist.The coach as border guards
Goalie and Captain Yann Sommer, the man with the Pepsodent Smile, would have – if he had not set consistently on a career as a professional footballer, maybe a degree as a dentist completed. The goalkeeper is sent with his hands – as a Goalie, a guitarist or a hobby cook.
Nico Elvedi power as a Pilot is a good figure, isn't it? Grew up in the Gladbach defender in Zurich Greifensee and Dübendorf. On the airfield of Dübendorf were parked in the last months due to the Corona pandemic, dozens of aircraft. Without Corona Elvedi & co. were soon back on the plane: Next Wednesday, the second championship group game against Italy would be in Rome on the program.The VIEW: hangover instead of a party mood
In a wonderful means Early-summer's night it would be today, so far: France, Italy, opened with the game against Turkey in the European championship in 2020. Great Sport, Public Viewing area, a footballing summer fairy tale in eleven European and an Asian city (Baku).
The father of this pan-European event is Michel Platini. There was once a brilliant strategist on the field. Later, the powerful Boss of the European football Association Uefa and the crown Prince for the succession of Fifa Boss Sepp Blatter. We all know the story: Both Blatter as Platini stumbled across a million payment from the Zurich mountain, which had been transferred Platini
for "consultant services".
His bold idea, however, has survived. And yet, today we are celebrating not a Party. And not even tomorrow. Would, would, would. We are talking in the subjunctive. We are unfortunately not in a febrile expectation. A Virus, introduced from China spoiled us with the football. We to console us in the next few weeks, with the spirit of play. It's better than nothing. But the integrative force, the connecting with each other, the-football occasions just for the summer Big, we miss painful.
Also, you may be these days a little wistfully, and dream. By the way: Switzerland would play tomorrow in Baku against Wales. It would be a Chance, one of the most painful defeats of the football to make history forget. Then, in 1996, as the us-Azerbaijan ripped out of the Dream. The 0:1-disgrace of Baku, the end was already on the way to the world Cup finals in 1998 in France.Updated Date: 12 June 2020, 20:47