Previous season at FC Wil 2016-2017
For the 2015-2016 season, rich Turkish investors bought FC Wil with great objectives. They recruited great players including egemen Korkmaz who played for Fenerbahce, Besiktas and Trabzonspor. He also played for the Turkish national team ! As for Andre Santos, he played with the famous English club of Arsenal and also with the Turkish club, Fenerbahce. He also played with the Brazil national team!
Another important player for Swiss football, is Johan Vonlanthen. In Portugal, he became the youngest scorer in an European Championship against France. He has 40 appearances with a total of 7 goals with the Swiss National team. He is also played by PSV Eindhoven, Brescia, Red Bull Salzburg, Young Boys, Grasshopper and FC Zürich.