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Switzerland National Football Team 2018

Switzerland National Football Team 2018
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Switzerland National Football Team 2018 review: 18 facts and highlights

Team info

Head coach: Vladimir Petković

Captain: Stephan Lichtsteiner

Appearances in the World Cup: 10 (first in 1934)

Best result: Quarter-finals, 1934, 1938 and 1954

Squad

No Position Player
1 GK Yann Sommer
(Borussia Mönchengladbach)
12 GK Yvon Mvogo
(RB Leipzig)
21 GK Roman Bürki
(Borussia Dortmund)
     
2 DF Stephan Lichtsteiner
(Juventus)
3 DF François Moubandje
(Toulouse)
4 DF Nico Elvedi
(Borussia Mönchengladbach)
5 DF Manuel Akanji
(Borussia Dortmund)
6 DF Michael Lang
(Basel)
13 DF Ricardo Rodríguez
(Milan)
20 DF Johan Djourou
(Antalyaspor)
22 DF Fabian Schär
(Deportivo La Coruña)
     
8 MF Remo Freuler
(Atalanta)
10 MF Granit Xhaka
(Arsenal)
11 MF Valon Behrami
(Udinese)
14 MF Steven Zuber
(1899 Hoffenheim)
15 MF Blerim Džemaili
(Bologna)
16 MF Gelson Fernandes
(Eintracht Frankfurt)
17 MF Denis Zakaria
(Borussia Mönchengladbach)
23 MF Xherdan Shaqiri
(Stoke City)
     
7 FW Breel Embolo
(Schalke 04)
9 FW Haris Seferović
(Benfica)
18 FW Mario Gavranović
(Dinamo Zagreb)
19 FW Josip Drmić
(Borussia Mönchengladbach)

Switzerland is part of Group E, together with:

  • Serbia
  • Brazil
  • Costa Rica

 

Switzerland National Football Team 2018

Why is Switzerland National Football Team 2018 better than the average?

  • FIFA World Ranking
    ?

    1199vs930.66
  • Average age of players
    ?

    26.65yrsvs27.43yrs
  • World Cup: goals received
    ?

    5vs5.28
  • World Cup: matches lost
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    1vs1.77
  • World Cup: corner kicks
    ?

    26vs18.88
  • World Cup: offside offences
    ?

    4vs5.17
  • World Cup: average number of corner kicks per match
    ?

    6.5vs4.6

Team

The FIFA World Ranking is an internationally recognized system that awards points to the best performing team playing in FIFA competitions. The leader of the ranking is the team with the most points.
The average age of football players in the UEFA league is 25.8. The average duration of a footballer's playing career is eight years.
The total number of team players, including substitutes.

Results

The total number of matches the team won in the World Cup.
The total number of matches the team lost in the World Cup.
The total number of matches the team finished in a draw in the World Cup.

Overall performance

The total number of goals the team scored in the World Cup.
The total number of goals the team received in the World Cup.
The total number of shots on target (directly at the goal) for all the matches played in the World Cup.
The total number of corner kicks the team was awarded during the matches played in the World Cup.
The total number of offside offences committed by the players of the team during the World Cup matches played.
The total number of shots the players made in an attempt to score a goal, summing up all matches played in the World Cup.
The total number of direct free kicks the team was awarded during the matches played in the World Cup.
The total number of fouls the players of the team committed during the matches played in the World Cup.

Performance per game

The average number of fouls per match committed by the players of the team during the World Cup competition.
The average number of shots per match in the World Cup competition.
The average number of shots on target (directly at the goal) per match in the World Cup competition.
The average number of corner kicks per match the team was awarded in the World Cup competition.

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