May 04 - May 05
Blue Stars/FIFA Youth Cup 2016
Grasshoppers were crowned Blue Stars/FIFA Youth Cup champions for the seventh time in 2016 – their first victory in the competition since 2006. In the final of the 78th edition of the tournament, the young Hoppers got the better of West Ham United in a 2-0 win, with Sherko Gubari and Nikola Mijatovic finding the net for the Swiss team at the Buchlern sports complex. Nineteen-year-old Gubari was also named player of the tournament.
The final spot on the podium went to Anderlecht after they beat St. Pauli 3-0 in the match for third place.