Switzerland were left to wonder what might have been after completing their UEFA EURO 2012 qualifying campaign with a hollow victory over Montenegro.
As usual on a Sunday, FIFA.com takes a look at some of the stories of world football who will definitely have something to celebrate this week, as we round-up some of the week's birthdays.
Since its inception, the FIFA World Cup has been a family affair. FIFA.com takes a look at the fathers, sons and brothers that have graced the tournament over the years.
FIFA.com presents some of Planet Football's best-known birthday boys this week. Roberto Baggio and Kevin Keegan are among those celebrating.
FIFA.com tells the story of football's twins, the siblings who invariably spell double trouble whether lining up together or crossing swords.
Young Boys maintained their unbeaten run with a 2-1 victory at nearest challengers Lucerne, depite having fallen behind in the second-minute.