Latest Yann Sommer News

Italy sets unbeaten record; Germany, Spain top WCup groups

Sep. 05, 2021 18:52 PM EDT

GENEVA (AP) — Italy set an international record of 36 games unbeaten on Sunday as Germany and Spain returned to the top of their World Cup qualifying groups. Though European champions Italy were held 0-0 at Switzerland, Germany and Spain were joined by England and...

Spain beats Switzerland, reaches Euro 2020 semifinals

Jul. 02, 2021 16:56 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — As Spain’s jubilant players sprinted onto the field to celebrate a penalty-shootout victory at the European Championship, Luis Enrique stood alone and simply pumped his fists. Amid the tension and rising pressure inside Saint Petersburg...

Switzerland beats France 5-4 on penalties at Euro 2020

Jun. 28, 2021 19:16 PM EDT

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Au revoir France, this summer belongs to Yann Sommer. The Switzerland goalkeeper, who left in the middle of the European Championship’s group stage to be with his wife for the birth of their second daughter, made the biggest save of his life...