May 12th 09:00, by Felix Pahl / Chris Hahn

Anticipating Change: New Shores for the Helvetic Mercenaries

In the beautiful landscape of Switzerland, amidst the anticipation of change, the Helvetic Mercenaries find themselves on the brink of a new era.

May 12th 09:00, by Felix Pahl / Chris Hahn

Anticipating Change: New Shores for the Helvetic Mercenaries

In the beautiful landscape of Switzerland, amidst the anticipation of change, the Helvetic Mercenaries find themselves on the brink of a new era.

In the beautiful landscape of Switzerland, amidst the anticipation of change, the Helvetic Mercenaries find themselves on the brink of a new era. With a fresh start under new ownership, the Mercenaries are gearing up for the 2024 season with excitement and determination.

New Beginnings: A Shift in Leadership

The recent change in ownership brought a wave of anticipation and enthusiasm to the Mercenaries. With the departure of former management, a new chapter unfolds under the guidance of head coach Val Gunn, a seasoned veteran with a knack for nurturing talent. Gunn's arrival promises a new era of opportunity and growth for the Mercenaries.

Forging Ahead: Building a Competitive Roster

In line with Coach Gunn's vision, the Mercenaries have assembled a diverse and experienced roster for the upcoming season. Led by Swiss homegrown hero Tim Hänni and promising talent Carlton Aiken, the team is poised to make their mark on the field. With a blend of skill and dedication they aim to defy expectations and compete at the highest level.


The Guards were replaced by the Mercenaries. For some players, it's a new hope in Switzerland. © Noa Monn

Facing Challenges: Embracing the Warrior Spirit

As the Mercenaries prepare to navigate the competitive landscape of the ELF, they embrace the warrior spirit with optimism and resilience. Key matchups against great opponents like the Stuttgart Surge, Vienna Vikings, and Munich Ravens loom on the horizon, presenting an opportunity for the Mercenaries to showcase their mettle and prove their worth on the field.

Looking into the future: A Season of Opportunity

Despite the challenges that lie ahead, the Mercenaries approach the 2024 season with a sense of anticipation and excitement. With a talented roster and a dedicated coaching staff, they are ready to embrace change, overcome obstacles, and write their own chapter in the story of Swiss American football.

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