Switzerland 1997 player shirt by lotto believed to have been issued for the 1998 World Cup Qualification Group 3 match against Finland played at Stade Olympique de la Pontaise, Lausanne on the 6th September '97.
The match proved to be one to forget for Switzerland with the visitors pulling off a shock 2-1 victory. The defeat all but ended Swiss hopes of a play-off place with a tough trip to group leaders Norway up next.
The #19 shirt was unused in this game, the substitutes used wee Sambaz #16 and Kunz #17 with Kunz scoring a late goal to pull one back.
Correct player size numbers printed within the material professionally heat pressed, machine stitched crest and fully embroidered Lotto logo, Lotto logo is a different version to the one present on the commercial replica, collar label is also different, swapped with a Finland player and comes from their personal collection - a signed letter verifying this will be provided.