Fabian Schar

Soccer Player

Fabian Schar was born in Wil, Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland on December 20th, 1991 and is the Soccer Player. At the age of 31, Fabian Schar biography, profession, age, height, weight, eye color, hair color, build, measurements, education, career, dating/affair, family, news updates, and networth are available.

Date of Birth
December 20, 1991
Place of Birth
Wil, Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland
31 years old
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Association Football Player
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Fabian Schar Career

Born in Wil, Canton of St. Gallen, Schär began his playing career at hometown club Wil and rose through the youth ranks, soon playing regularly for Wil's reserve team. He eventually made his league debut on 29 November 2009 against FC Stade Nyonnais, coming on as a late substitute. He scored his first Swiss Challenge League goal in an away win against Yverdon-Sport on 30 October 2010.

On 4 July 2012, Schär transferred to Basel on a three-year contract with the option of a fourth. He made his Swiss Super League debut on 29 September in a 1–1 away draw against Lausanne-Sport. He scored his first goal for his new club on 7 October in the St. Jakob-Park during the 3–2 home win against Servette, heading an equaliser following a corner from Fabian Frei.

At the end of the Swiss Super League season 2012–13 Schär won the Championship title and was Swiss Cup runner up with Basel. In the 2012–13 UEFA Europa League Basel advanced as far as the semi-finals, there being matched against the reigning UEFA Champions League holders Chelsea, but they were knocked out losing both matches and being beaten 2–5 on aggregate.

At the end of the 2013–14 Super League season Schär won his second league championship with Basel. They also reached the final of the 2013–14 Swiss Cup, but were beaten 2–0 by Zürich after extra time. During the 2013–14 Champions League season Basel reached the group stage and finished the group in third position. Thus they qualified for Europa League knockout phase and here they advanced as far as the quarter-finals.

The 2014–15 season was a very successful one for Basel and Schär. Basel won the championship for the sixth time in a row that season. In the 2014–15 Swiss Cup they reached the final, but for the third season in a row, they finished as runners-up, losing 0–3 to Sion in the final. Basel entered the Champions League in the group stage and reached the knockout stages, with a 1–1 away draw against Liverpool enough to take them through. Basel later lost to Porto in the Round of 16.

On 4 June 2015, Schär signed for Hoffenheim.

On 21 July 2017, Schär signed a four-year deal with Deportivo de La Coruña. He made his La Liga debut on 20 August, starting in a 3–0 home loss against Real Madrid. He scored two goals in the 2017–18 season, which ended in relegation for the Galician team.

On 26 July 2018, following Deportivo de La Coruña's relegation from the La Liga, Schär signed a three-year deal with Newcastle United after the club had activated his £3 million buy out clause in his contract.

He made his debut for the club on 26 August 2018 in a 2–1 defeat to Chelsea. Schär scored his first goals for Newcastle against Cardiff City on 19 January 2019, netting twice in a 3–0 victory at St James' Park. He scored his third Newcastle goal against Burnley in a 2–0 win, opening the scoring with a 30-yard strike that would win Premier League and Match of the Day's February Goal of the Month competition. His fourth goal came in the final game of the season, and eventual 4–0 win over Fulham.

International career

Schär was a Switzerland youth international having played at under-20 and under-21 level. Schär made his international debut for the Swiss U-20 team in a game against Poland U-20 on 17 November 2011. He played his first game for the Swiss U-21 on 29 February 2012 in the 2–1 defeat against the Austrian U-21. He scored his first goal for the Swiss U-21 during his fourth appearance for them on 10 September 2012 in a match against Estonia U-21 This was the final game in the qualification to the 2013 UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship. Switzerland finished in second position and entered the play-offs. In the first leg of the qualification play-offs on 12 October 2012 against the German U-21 team Schär was shown the red card after he fouled Sebastian Polter as last man. Despite the goal from the penalty spot the game ended in a 1–1 draw.

He was selected to represent Switzerland in the men's football tournament at the 2012 Summer Olympics as part of the Swiss under-23 team. He played over 90 minutes in the first two games of the tournament, but the team were knocked out, finishing in fourth position of their Group.

On 8 August 2013, Schär was called up to Swiss senior team for the first time and made his debut on the friendly match vs Brazil on August 14, 2013.

On 6 September 2013, scored his first goal for the Swiss senior team in a 4–4 home draw against Iceland. Four days later, on 10 September, Schär scored two more goals in a 2–0 away win over Norway.

On 13 May 2014, Schär was named in Switzerland's squad for the 2014 World Cup. He made his tournament debut as a starter in the team's third match, replacing the injured Steve von Bergen and helping Switzerland to a clean sheet in a 3–0 defeat of Honduras.

In Switzerland's first game of Euro 2016, Schär headed Xherdan Shaqiri's corner kick after five minutes for the only goal against Albania in Lens.

He was included in the Swiss team 23-man squad for the 2018 World Cup.

In May 2019, he was named to the national team for the 2018-19 UEFA Nations League final matches and played in all two matches but finished 4th.

In 2021, he was called up to the national team for the 2020 UEFA European Championship, where the team created one of the main sensations of the tournament reaching the quarter-finals.


Wolves sporting director is handed a one-match ban by the FA for 'calling Anthony Taylor f***ing USELESS' after 2-2 draw with Newcastle last month that saw visitors awarded contentious penalty by VAR

www.dailymail.co.uk, November 29, 2023
Wolves sporting director Matt Hobbs has been given a one-match ban after being accused of an X-rated rant at referee Anthony Taylor following his side's 2-2 draw with Newcastle last month.  Gary O'Neil's men were forced to settle for a point against the Magpies at Molineux on October 28 in a game that saw the visitors take the lead through Callum Wilson, before Mario Lemina netted an equaliser. On the stroke of half time, Wilson had put Eddie Howe's men ahead again from the spot in controversial circumstances after it was ruled that Hwang Hee-chan had fouled Newcastle's Fabian Schar following a VAR review. 

Luis Enrique warns PSG to prepare for a Newcastle onslaught in Champions League showdown as he praises their 'intensity' in Chelsea hammering

www.dailymail.co.uk, November 27, 2023
Paris Saint-Germain manager Luis Enrique has warned his side against a potential Newcastle onslaught ahead of the two teams preparing to meet each other in a Champions League showdown. The reigning Ligue 1 champions were soundly beaten on Tyneside previously as goals from Miguel Almiron, Dan Burn, Sean Longstaff and Fabian Schar threw the group wide open.

Anthony Taylor is handed Premier League recall, just days after being 'demoted' to the Championship... and gets tasked with a HUGE game

www.dailymail.co.uk, November 7, 2023
Anthony Taylor will return to the Premier League this weekend after his 'demotion' to the Championship for the last matchweek.  The referee was embroiled in a spate of controversy after awarding a divisive penalty against Wolves to Newcastle during their 2-2 draw.  Taylor came under fire from a range of different voices after handing the visitors the penalty at Molineux, which allowed Newcastle to go ahead in the first-half.
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