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Switzerland World Cup 2022 Squad Has Been Confirmed

Switzerland World Cup 2022 Squad

Granit Xhaka, an Arsenal midfielder, has been named captain of the Switzerland World Cup 2022 Squad, which will compete in Qatar.

After going past the group rounds on three of their previous four times, Switzerland is getting ready to fly to Qatar for their 5th straight World Cup.

They defeated Italy, the reigning European champion, in their qualifying group, moving them to the finals. This year, they also demonstrated their great potential by defeating Spain and Portugal in the Uefa Nations League.

They will have a difficult task at the World Cup because they were paired with Brazil, the pre-tournament favorite, Cameroon, and Serbia.

Switzerland World Cup 2022 Squad

Players Clubs Position
Yann Sommer Borussia M’Gladbach GK
David Von Ballmoos Young Boys GK
Yvon Mvogo Lorient GK
Jonas Omlin Montpellier CB
Nico Elvedi Borussia M’Gladbach CB
Fabian Schar Newcastle United CB
Manuel Akanji Manchester City CB
Ricardo Rodriguez Torino Full Back
Eray Comert Valencia Full Back
Kevin Mbabu Fulham Full Back
Silvan Widmer FC Mainz Full Back
Denis Zakaria Chelsea Midfielder
Djibril Sow Eintracht Frankfurt Midfielder
Renato Steffen Lugano Midfielder
Granit Xhaka (Captain) Arsenal Midfielder
Remo Freuler Nottingham Forest Midfielder
Fabian Frei FC Basel Midfielder
Xherdan Shaqiri Chicago Fire Attacking Midfield
Steven Zuber AEK Athens Attacking Midfield
Ruben Vargas Augsburg Attacking Midfield
Mario Gavranovic Kayserispor Forward
Haris Seferovic Galatasaray Forward
Breel Embolo AS Monaco Forward
Cedric Itten Young Boys Forward
Noah Okafor RB Salzburg Forward
Dan Ndoye FC Basel Forward

Switzerland Team Coach 

While leading Basel to two Super League titles and two victories over Chelsea in the Champions League, Murat Yakin earned 49 caps for Switzerland as a defender.

He happily sent 9.3 kg of thank-you chocolates to Northern Ireland last year after Switzerland lost to Qatar and the Azzurri were forced into the World Cup play-offs by Northern Ireland’s draw with Italy.

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Switzerland Players to Watch

At Euro 2020, Yann Sommer saved Kylian Mbappe’s goal to help Switzerland defeat France. Borussia Monchengladbach player is maturing well; among his outstanding Bundesliga achievements this year is a historic 19 saves in a 1-1 tie with Bayern Munich. He also had six clean sheets in eight World Cup qualifying matches.

Switzerland World Cup Squad 2018

Role Players
 Captain Stephan Lichtsteiner
Defenders Johan Djourou, Ricardo Rodriguez, Fabian Schar, Stephan Lichtsteiner, Manuel Akanji, Michael Lang, Francois Moubandje, Nico Elvedi.
Goalkeeper Yann Sommer
Forwards Mario Gavranovic, Josip Drmic, Breel Embolo, Haris Seferovic.
Midfielders Geison Fernandes, Granit Xhaka, Remo Embolo, Xherdan Shaqiri, Denis Zakaria, Steven Zuber, Valon Behrami,Blerim Dzemaili.
Head Coach Vladimir Petkovic

Switzerland FIFA World Cup 2022 Schedule

Matches Date
Switzerland vs. Cameroon 24 November
Switzerland vs. Brazil 28 November
Switzerland vs. Serbia 3 December

Check this: Cameroon  World Cup 2022 Squad

Aqeel Ahmad
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