Diego Benaglio

Club: AS Monaco

Position: Goalkeeper

Date of birth: 09-08-1983

Nationality: Swiss

Caps: 61

German Champion: 2008/09

German Cup Winner: 2014/15



Back in action

Back in action

… and we’re back at it again. After a one-week break over Christmas, we‘ve officially started preparations for the back leg of our season on December 28. We’re currently training at La Turbie, getting ourselves ready for a second half of the season that promises to be...

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

How quickly time passes: Seemingly just a few weeks after leaving VfL Wolfsburg for AS Monaco, I have already completed the front leg of my first League 1 season. Thanks to a 2-1 victory vs. Stade Rennes, we’re heading into winter break with a full head of steam,...


AS Monaco (07-01-2017)

I join AS Monaco, a heavy weight in Ligue 1 and a regular in UEFA CL competition. The move marks the beginning of a new chapter in my career.

VfL Wolfsburg (01-01-2008 – 06-30-2017)

The longest, most successful stint of my career. In nearly ten years as a „wolve“, we won a German Championship, the German Cup and also left our mark in UEFA CL play.

Clube Desportivo Nacional (30-06-2005 – 12-31-2007)

Time to gain experience as a starter in Madeira. It turned out be the perfect place; in two-plus seasons, I played in over 70 games.

VfB Stuttgart (07-01-2002 – 06-30-2005)

My first gig abroad. The years as a back-up for the VfB were particularly valuable and enlightening.

Grasshopper Club Zürich (07-01-1999 – 06-30-2002)

GC. Record Swiss title holder and also the club that allowed me to get my feet wet in professional football.

FC Baden (07-01-1997 – 06-30-1999)

It featured none of the characteristics of a deadline day deal, but I did change clubs for the first time at age 13 and took my talents to FC Baden.

FC Spreitenbach (01-01-1993 – 06-30-1997)

Here’s where it all began as a 10-year old striker. However, I soon discovered my preference for denying goals as opposed to scoring them.

Swiss National Team (2006 – 2014)

For eight years, I am the last line of defense for the Swiss „Nati“ before retiring from the team following the 2014 World Cup. Highlights include EURO 2008, the World Cup 2010 and the London Olympics in 2012.

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3 ) © Nina Stiller

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5) © Bruno Benaglio
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