Florijana Ismaili, a Switzerland female footballer plying her trade with BSC Young Boys, has been declared missing by her club after a swimming accident that occurred on Lake Como in Italy.
“BSC Young Boys have been informed that our player Florijana Ismaili has been missing since Saturday afternoon on Lake Como after a swimming accident,” a statement on their website said.
“Searches by the police continue. We are very concerned and have not given up the hope that everything will turn out well.”
The player, 24, who doubles as captain for the BSC Young Boys women’s team has been with her current side since 2011 when she joined.
BSC Young Boys said that they have opened a line of communication with the family of the player, saying that new developments will be relayed as it comes in.