“Marco Streller has informed the Board of Directors and the management of the FC Basel 1893 AG this Morning that he resigned as head of sports, by at once”, writes the Vice-champion in a media release. The decision was made to Strellers own desire.

“After careful Consideration and in the interest of the club, the team and the Trainer, I decided to take this step. The FCB is and remains for me a matter of the heart”, is quoted by Streller.

The Offices as the Board of Directors of the FC Basel 1893 AG, and as Board member of the Association, he will continue to do.

The Board of Directors and the Executive Committee of the FCB have taken note of the resignation of Marco Streller as the head of sports, with Regret. “We lose with Marco Streller a passionate and successful head of sports,” says President Bernhard Burgener. FC Basel 1893 have to thank Marco Streller very much, both as a player and as a head of sports. “I’m glad that Marco is up to the Club to continue as the Board of Directors and member of the Board,” says Bernhard Burgener.

More of the FCB informed that he will invite to the beginning of the next week to a media conference (time still open). Until then, no further information on the part of the FC Basel would be granted.

With this SMS FCB sporting Director Marco Streller passed!