Please watch the first of our series of videos showcasing outstanding Swiss and New Zealanders with a connection to each other’s country as part of the celebration of the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Switzerland and New Zealand.
Wynton Rufer is New Zealand’s most successful football player and was named Oceania Player of the Century. He has a Swiss father and a Maori mother and is passionate about both sides of his heritage. Wynton played for the All Whites and FC Zurich. See the famous goals that clinched New Zealand’s place in the 1982 World Cup.
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