Karl Grob, Swiss footballer, Died at 72

Karl Grob was born on May 30, 1946, and died on April 20, 2019; he was a Swiss retired professional football player who played as a goalkeeper.

Karl was, acknowledged to be a legend for Zürich, as he was there for 20 years and helped the team win 5 Swiss Super Leagues and 4 Swiss Cups.

He was a left-winger with FC Küsnacht before switching to a goalkeeper.

Karl is the record holder for FC Zürich in appearances in the Swiss Super League, in European tournament, and the total appearances.

Karl made seven appearances for the Switzerland national football team, the first in a 4-0 Euro 1968 qualification loss to Italy on 23 December 1967.

Karl Grob passed away at the age of 72.