Yann Sommer

Born: December 17, 1988 (age 27)

Height: 6'0" (183cm)

Hometown: Morges, Switzerland
Nationality: Switzerland Swiss

Position: Goalkeeper
Swiss FC Basels goalkeeper Yann Sommer takes part in a training session at the Bloomfield Stadium in the Mediterranean coastal city of Tel Aviv on February 19, 2014
Career History
Senior2010-2014Basel
2014-Borussia Monchengladbach
International2012-Switzerland
Sports Mole has 68 articles about Yann Sommer. Articles 1 to 40:
Manchester City players celebrate after Manchester City's English midfielder Raheem Sterling (R) scored his second and City's third goal to take the lead 3-2 during the UEFA Champions League Group D football match between Manchester City and Borussia Moen
Match Analysis: Manchester City 4-2 Borussia Monchengladbach
Sports Mole analyses Manchester City's 4-2 win over Borussia Monchengladbach in their Champions League clash at the Etihad Stadium.
Dec 8, 22:42
Monchengladbach's Swedish defender Oscar Wendt celebrates during the German first division Bundesliga football match Monchengladbach vs Bayern Munich in Monchengladbach on December 5, 2015
Result: Borussia Monchengladbach condemn Bayern Munich to first defeat
Borussia Monchengladbach score three goals in 14 second-half minutes to claim a 3-1 victory over Bayern Munich, who lose in the Bundesliga for the first time this season.
Dec 5, 16:28
Monchengladbach's Swiss defender Nico Elvedi and Bayern Munich's midfielder Coman (L) vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match Monchengladbach vs Bayern Munich in Monchengladbach on December 5, 2015
Half-Time Report: Borussia Monchengladbach holding dominant Bayern Munich
Bayern Munich miss good opportunities to find a breakthrough in a goalless first half against Borussia Monchengladbach.
Dec 5, 15:18
Monchengladbach's US defender Fabian Johnson celebrates scoring the 1-0 goal during the German first division Bundesliga football match TSG 1899 Hoffenheim vs Borussia Moenchengladbach in Sinsheim, southern Germany, on November 28, 2015
Result: Fabian Johnson rescues point for Borussia Monchengladbach
Fabian Johnson completes his brace late on as Borussia Monchengladbach fight back to earn a 3-3 draw with Hoffenheim.
Nov 28, 16:22
Monchengladbach's Swedish defender Oscar Wendt celebrates after the opening goal during the Group D, second-leg UEFA Champions League football match Borussia Monchengladbach vs FC Sevilla in Monchengladbach, western Germany on November 25, 2015
Result: Borussia Monchengladbach, Sevilla crash out
Borussia Monchengladbach beat Sevilla 4-2 for their first win of the Champions League group stage, but both sides are knocked out of the competition.
Nov 25, 21:36
Monchengladbach's Swedish defender Oscar Wendt celebrates after the opening goal during the Group D, second-leg UEFA Champions League football match Borussia Monchengladbach vs FC Sevilla in Monchengladbach, western Germany on November 25, 2015
Half-Time Report: Lars Stindl fires Borussia Monchengladbach in front
Lars Stindl fires Borussia Monchengladbach in front against Sevilla in their Champions League Group D clash.
Nov 25, 20:35
Monchengladbach's Swedish defender Oscar Wendt celebrates after the opening goal during the Group D, second-leg UEFA Champions League football match Borussia Monchengladbach vs FC Sevilla in Monchengladbach, western Germany on November 25, 2015
Live Commentary: Borussia Monchengladbach 4-2 Sevilla - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Borussia Monchengladbach's 4-2 win over Sevilla in Group D in the Champions League.
Nov 25, 19:15
Borussia Monchengladbach stiker Raffael celebrates after scoring against Apollon Limassol during the second leg UEFA Europa League Group A football match between VfL Borussia Monchengladbach and Apollon Limassol FC, at the Neo GSP Stadium in Nicosia on No
Result: Raffael strikes late in Borussia Monchengladbach win
Raffael's late winner in a 2-1 victory over Hannover takes Borussia Monchengladbach up to fourth in the Bundesliga.
Nov 21, 16:24
General view of the Amex Stadium prior to the npower Championship Play Off Semi Final Second Leg between Brighton & Hove Albion and Crystal Palace at Amex Stadium on May 13, 2013
Preview: England Under-21s vs. Switzerland Under-21s
Sports Mole previews Monday's U21 Euro 2017 qualifier between England and Switzerland, who are currently both locked on seven points apiece in Group 9.
Nov 13, 16:19
Croatian referee Marijo Strahonja shows the red card to Moenchengladbach's Swiss midfielder Granit Xhaka (L) during the round of 32, second leg UEFA Europe League football match against Sevilla on February 26, 2015
Result: Monchengladbach held to goalless draw
Granit Xhaka is sent off late on as Borussia Monchengladbach are held to a 0-0 draw by Ingolstadt in Bundesliga.
Nov 7, 16:28
Gladbach fans wave flags during the UEFA Europa League Group C football match VfL Borussia Moenchengladbach vs Olympique de Marseille in Moenchengladbach, western Germany on October 25, 2012. Moenchengladbach defeated Marseille 2-0. AFP PHOTO / ODD ANDERS
Result: Borussia Monchengladbach strike twice to down Schalke 04
Borussia Monchengladbach beat Schalke 04 2-0 to advance to the last 16 of the DFB-Pokal.
Oct 28, 21:25
Juventus' midfielder from France Paul Pogba (L) vies with Moenchengladbach's Swiss midfielder Granit Xhaka during the UEFA Champions League football match Juventus vs Borussia Monchengladbach on October 21, 2015 at the Juventus stadium in Turin.
Result: Juventus held by Borussia Monchengladbach
Juventus are held to a goalless draw in their Champions League clash with Borussia Monchengladbach.
Oct 21, 21:41
Juventus' midfielder from France Paul Pogba (L) vies with Moenchengladbach's Swiss midfielder Granit Xhaka during the UEFA Champions League football match Juventus vs Borussia Monchengladbach on October 21, 2015 at the Juventus stadium in Turin.
Half-Time Report: Monchengladbach frustrating Juventus
Borussia Monchengladbach are holding Italian champions Juventus to a goalless draw at half time.
Oct 21, 20:33
Juventus' midfielder from France Paul Pogba (L) vies with Moenchengladbach's Swiss midfielder Granit Xhaka during the UEFA Champions League football match Juventus vs Borussia Monchengladbach on October 21, 2015 at the Juventus stadium in Turin.
Live Commentary: Juventus 0-0 Borussia Monchengladbach - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text commentary of the Champions League meeting between Juventus and Borussia Monchengladbach.
Oct 21, 18:45
Gladbach fans wave flags during the UEFA Europa League Group C football match VfL Borussia Moenchengladbach vs Olympique de Marseille in Moenchengladbach, western Germany on October 25, 2012. Moenchengladbach defeated Marseille 2-0. AFP PHOTO / ODD ANDERS
Result: Mahmoud Dahoud inspires Borussia Monchengladbach to five-goal win
Borussia Monchengladbach put five past a poor Eintracht Frankfurt to earn their fourth Bundesliga win in a row.
Oct 17, 19:33
Manchester City's Argentinian forward Sergio Aguero celebrates scoring during the UEFA Champions League first-leg Group D football match between Borussia Monchengladbach and Manchester City in Monchengladbach, western Germany on September 30, 2015
Result: Late penalty wins it for Manchester City at Borussia Monchengladbach
Sergio Aguero's last-minute penalty gives Manchester City a 2-1 win over Borussia Monchengladbach.
Sep 30, 21:38
Manchester City's Belgian forward Kevin De Bruyne (R) and Moenchengladbach's Swiss midfielder Granit Xhaka vie for the ball during the UEFA Champions League first-leg Group D football match between Borussia Monchengladbach and Manchester City in Monchengl
Half-Time Report: Joe Hart penalty stop sends Manchester City into the break level
Joe Hart saves a penalty as Manchester City and Borussia Monchengladbach head into half time tied at 0-0.
Sep 30, 20:33
Borussia Monchengladbach stiker Raffael celebrates after scoring against Apollon Limassol during the second leg UEFA Europa League Group A football match between VfL Borussia Monchengladbach and Apollon Limassol FC, at the Neo GSP Stadium in Nicosia on No
Result: Borussia Monchengladbach continue resurgence at Stuttgart
Andre Schubert secures a second win as interim boss as Borussia Monchengladbach claim a 2-1 victory over Stuttgart.
Sep 26, 16:46
Monchengladbach's Belgian midfielder Thorgan Hazard (R) and Cologne's midfielder Leonardo Bittencourt vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Cologne vs Borussia Monchengladbach in Cologne, western Germany on Septemb
Result: FC Koln pile misery on winless Borussia Monchengladbach
Anthony Modeste scores the only goal as FC Koln earn a 1-0 win over Borussia Monchengladbach, who slip to a fifth successive Bundesliga defeat.
Sep 19, 16:30
Sevilla's French forward Kevin Gameiro celebrates a goal during the UEFA Champions League group D football match Sevilla FC vs VfL Borussia Moenchengladbach at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium in Sevilla on September 15, 2015
Result: Kevin Gameiro, Ever Banega penalties hand Sevilla win over Borussia Monchengladbach
Sevilla beat Bundesliga side Borussia Monchengladbach 3-0 in their opening game of this season's Champions League Group D.
Sep 15, 21:34
Grzegorz Krychowiak of Sevilla FC competes for the ball with Andre Hahn (R) of Borussia Monchengladbach during the UEFA Champions League Group D match between Sevilla FC and VfL Borussia Monchengladbach at Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on September 15, 20
Live Commentary: Sevilla 3-0 Borussia Monchengladbach - as it happened
Follow Champions League action with Sports Mole's live text coverage of Sevilla vs. Borussia Monchengladbach.
Sep 15, 18:43
Swiss FC Basels goalkeeper Yann Sommer takes part in a training session at the Bloomfield Stadium in the Mediterranean coastal city of Tel Aviv on February 19, 2014
Yann Sommer shocked by Borussia Monchengladbach form
Yann Sommer admits that he is unable to explain why Borussia Monchengladbach have started the season so poorly.
Sep 12, 14:15
Nicolai Muller celebrates scoring for Hamburg against Borussia Monchengladbach on September 11, 2015
Result: Borussia Monchengladbach bottom of Bundesliga following Hamburg loss
Borussia Monchengladbach suffer their fourth loss in as many league games as they lose 3-0 at home to Hamburger SV.
Sep 11, 21:38
Wayne Rooney of England celebrates scoring their second goal from the penalty spot during the UEFA EURO 2016 Group E qualifying match between England and Switzerland at Wembley Stadium on September 8, 2015
Result: Wayne Rooney breaks record as England down Switzerland
Wayne Rooney becomes England's leading goalscorer after finding the net in a 2-0 win over Switzerland at Wembley.
Sep 8, 21:36
Wayne Rooney of England is marshalled by Fabian Schar of Switzerland during the UEFA EURO 2016 Group E qualifying match between England and Switzerland at Wembley Stadium on September 8, 2015
Half-Time Report: England being held by Switzerland
England and Switzerland play out a goalless first half in their Euro 2016 qualifier at Wembley.
Sep 8, 20:32
Slovenian forward Milivoje Novakovic (R) scores ths team's first goal against Swiss Goalkeeper Yann Sommer during the Euro 2016 qualifying football match between Switzerland and Slovenia at the St. Jakob park stadium in Basel on September 5, 2015.
Result: Switzerland comeback stuns Slovenia in five-goal thriller
Switzerland fight back in the dying minutes to beat Slovenia in a five-goal thriller in their Euro 2016 qualifier.
Sep 5, 21:48
Monchengladbach's Swedish defender Oscar Wendt and his teammates celebrate after a goal during the German first division Bundesliga football match between Borussia Monchengladbach v Borussia Dortmund in Moenchengladbach, Germany, on April 11, 2015
Half-Time Report: Werder Bremen, Borussia Monchengladbach level at break
Werder Bremen and Borussia Monchengladbach both score late in the first half to go into half time at 1-1 in their Bundesliga clash at Weserstadion.
Aug 30, 17:23
Dortmund's midfielder Ilkay Guendogan (R), Dortmund's striker Marco Reus (C) and Dortmund's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang celebrate after Reus scored during the UEFA Europa League third qualifying round second leg football match between Borus
Result: Borussia Dortmund thrash Borussia Monchengladbach in Bundesliga opener
Borussia Dortmund start the new Bundesliga campaign by cruising to an emphatic 4-0 victory over Borussia Monchengladbach.
Aug 15, 19:23
Dortmund's midfielder Ilkay Guendogan (R), Dortmund's striker Marco Reus (C) and Dortmund's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang celebrate after Reus scored during the UEFA Europa League third qualifying round second leg football match between Borus
Half-Time Report: Borussia Dortmund already three up against Borussia Monchengladbach
Borussia Dortmund head into half time with a commanding 3-0 lead over Borussia Monchengladbach.
Aug 15, 18:17
Moussa Sissoko of Newcastle gestures during the Pre Season Friendly between Newcastle United and Borussia Moenchengladbach at St James' Park on August 1, 2015
Result: Thorgan Hazard strike downs Newcastle United
Thorgan Hazard scores as Borussia Monchengladbach earn a 1-0 victory over Newcastle United in a friendly at St James' Park.
Aug 1, 16:48
Switzerland's midfielder Granit Xhaka celebrates with teammates midfielder Xherdan Shaqiri (L) and midfielder Gokhan Inler after he scored the team's second goal during the Euro 2016 qualifying football match between Switzerland and Estonia at the Swisspo
Result: Xherdan Shaqiri snatches late Switzerland victory in Lithuania
Switzerland come from behind to beat Lithuania thanks to a late winner from Xherdan Shaqiri in their Euro 2016 qualifier.
Jun 14, 21:43
Monchengladbach's Swedish defender Oscar Wendt and his teammates celebrate after a goal during the German first division Bundesliga football match between Borussia Monchengladbach v Borussia Dortmund in Moenchengladbach, Germany, on April 11, 2015
Result: Borussia Monchengladbach ease to win over Borussia Dortmund
Borussia Monchengladbach remain on course for Champions League football following a 3-1 win over Borussia Dortmund.
Apr 11, 16:22
Monchengladbach's Swedish defender Oscar Wendt and his teammates celebrate after a goal during the German first division Bundesliga football match between Borussia Monchengladbach v Borussia Dortmund in Moenchengladbach, Germany, on April 11, 2015
Half-Time Report: Borussia Monchengladbach on course for three points
Goals from Oscar Wendt and Raffael hand Borussia Monchengladbach a 2-0 lead over Borussia Dortmund at the break.
Apr 11, 15:17
Moenchengladbach's Swiss midfielder Granit Xhaka (L) and Bayern Munich's Dutch midfielder Arjen Robben vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match on March 22, 2015
Result: Borussia Monchengladbach stun Bayern Munich to climb up to third
Bayern Munich lose at home for the first time this season having been eased out 2-0 by Borussia Monchengladbach.
Mar 22, 18:27
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Result: Mainz 05 fight back to hold Borussia Monchengladbach
Johannes Geis and Shinji Okazaki score within the space of three minutes to cancel out Raffael's double as Mainz draw 2-2 with Borussia Monchengladbach in the Bundesliga.
Mar 7, 19:24
Borussia Moenchengladbach's Max Kruse in action against Hanover 96 on August 17, 2013
Result: Minnows Offenbach no match for Monchengladbach
Borussia Monchengladbach book their place in the last 16 of the DFB-Pokal with a 2-0 victory over Kickers Offenbach.
Mar 4, 21:22
Moenchengladbach's Swiss midfielder Granit Xhaka, Moenchengladbach's Austrian defender Martin Stranzl and Moenchengladbach's Dutch defender Roel Brouwers celebrate during the German first division Bundesliga football match Borussia Moenchengladbac
Result: Granit Xhaka winner takes Borussia Monchengladbach past FC Koln
Granit Xhaka scores a stoppage-time winner to hand Borussia Monchengladbach a 1-0 victory over fierce rivals FC Koln in the Bundesliga.
Feb 14, 16:44
Monchengladbach's midfielder Patrick Herrmann celebrates after scoring during the German first division Bundesliga football match Borussia Monchengladbach vs SC Freiburg at the Borussia Park stadium in Moenchengladbach, western Germany on February 3, 2015
Result: Patrick Herrmann fires Borussia Monchengladbach past Freiburg
Patrick Herrmann scores the only goal of the game as Borussia Monchengladbach beat Freiburg 1-0 to remain third in Bundesliga.
Feb 3, 20:55
Stuttgart's defender Daniel Schwaab and Monchengladbach's forward Max Kruse vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match VfB Stuttgart vs Borussia Monchengladbach at the Mercedes-Benz Arena in Stuttgart, southern Germany, on
Result: Patrick Hermann leads Borussia Monchengladbach to win over Stuttgart
Patrick Hermann scores the winner as Borussia Monchengladbach overcome a tough test to beat Stuttgart 1-0.
Jan 31, 16:24
FC Augsburg's players celebrate after scoring during the German first division Bundesliga football match Borussia Dortmund vs FC Augsburg in the German city of Dortmund on January 25, 2014
Result: Augsburg come from behind to beat Borussia Monchengladbach
Markus Feulner and Raul Bobadilla score the crucial goals as Augsburg come from behind to beat Borussia Monchengladbach 2-1 in the Bundesliga.
Dec 20, 16:45
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Bayern Munich28233266135372
2Borussia DortmundDortmund28214367283967
3Hertha Berlin2814683732548
4Borussia MonchengladbachBorussia M'bach281431159441545
5Bayer LeverkusenB. Leverkusen2813694233945
6Mainz 0528135103935444
7Schalke 04Schalke28135103938144
8Wolfsburg28108103937238
9FC Ingolstadt 04FC Ingolstadt 042899102631-536
10Hamburger SV2897123438-434
11FC Koln28810102935-634
12Stuttgart2896134556-1133
13SV Darmstadt 9828611113043-1329
14Hoffenheim28610123144-1328
15Werder Bremen2877143857-1928
16Augsburg2869133547-1227
17Eintracht FrankfurtFrankfurt2869132944-1527
18Hannover2852212252-3017