Rorschach, St Gallen, Switzerland
Fussballclub St. Gallen 1879
Football Club St. Gallen 1879
ehemalige Schüler des
Instituts Wiget in Rorschach
den FC St. Gallen.
Diese Tafel wurde aus Anlass
des 125. Gründungstages
des ältesten Fussballclubs
der Schweiz erstellt.
Rorschach, 19.April 2004 Stadtrat Rorschach
On April 19th, 1879, former students of the Wiget Institute in Rorschach founded the Football Club St. Gallen. This plaque was installed to mark the 125th anniversary of Switzerland's oldest football club.
Erected 2004 by Stadtrat Rorschach.
Location. 47° 28.769′ N, 9° 29.521′ E. Marker is in Rorschach, St Gallen. Marker is on Hafenplatz just west of Signalstrasse, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Hafenplatz 2, Rorschach, St Gallen 9400, Switzerland.
Also see . . .
1. FC St. Gallen - Wikipedia (English). ...Having been founded on 19 April 1879, FC St. Gallen is the oldest existing club in Swiss football and mainland Europe. However, the team has had relatively little success in comparison to other clubs. Despite the fact that St. Gallen won the Swiss championship twice (Submitted on December 22, 2015.)
2. Geschichte des FC St. Gallen / History of FC St. Gallen (in German). FC St. Gallen presents its history. (Submitted on December 22, 2015.)
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