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Switzerland

Switzerland

Switzerland National Football Team is also Known as the Schweizer Nati  in German (Swiss Nati), La Nati in France (The Nati), Rossocrociati (Swiss national team, literally Red Crusaders). The team Switzerland is the national Football team of Switzerland and is controlled by the Swiss Football Association. The team has gave their best performances in FIFA World Cup after reaching at quarter final thrice in 1934, 1938 and 1954.

The Switzerland national football team (German: Schweizer Fussballnationalmannschaft, Italian: Nazionale di calcio della Svizzera, French: Équipe nationale suisse de football, Romansh: Squadra naziunala da ballape da la Svizra) represents Switzerland in international football. The national team is controlled by the Swiss Football Association. Switzerland’s best performances at the FIFA World Cup were three quarter-final appearances, in 1934, 1938, and 1954. They hosted the competition in 1954, where they played with Austria in the quarter-final match, losing 7–5, which today still stands as the highest-scoring World Cup match ever.[4] At the 2006 FIFA World Cup, Switzerland set a FIFA World Cup record by being eliminated from the tournament despite not conceding a single goal, being eliminated by Ukraine after penalties in the round of sixteen. They did not concede a goal until a match against Chile at the 2010 FIFA World Cup, conceding in the 75th minute, setting a World Cup finals record for consecutive minutes without conceding a goal. Switzerland and Austria were the co-hosts of UEFA Euro 2008, where the Swiss made their third appearance in the competition, but failed for a third time to progress from the group stage. Overall, Switzerland’s best ever result at an official football competition was the silver medal they earned in 1924, after losing to Uruguay 3–0 in the final of the 1924 Olympic Games.

Switzerland FIFA World Cup 2022 Squad

FIFA 2022 Switzerland Squad
S.No. Player Club
GoalKeeper
1 Jonas Omlin Montpellier
2 Yann Sommer Borussia Mönchengladbach
3 Philipp Köhn  FC Red Bull Salzburg
Defender
4 Manuel Akanji  Borussia Dortmund
5 Fabian Schär Newcastle United
6 Eray Cömert FC Basel 1893
7 Ulisses Garcia  BSC Young Boys
8 Kevin Mbabu VfL Wolfsburg
9 Silvan Widmer 1. FSV Mainz 05
Midfielder
10 Denis Zakaria  Borussia Mönchengladbach
11 Fabian Frei Basel
12 Remo Freuler Atalanta B.C.
13 Djibril Sow  Eintracht Frankfurt
14 Michel Aebischer BSC Young Boys
15 Kastriot Imeri Servette FC
16 Rubén Vargas  FC Augsburg
17 Renato Steffen VfL Wolfsburg
18 Xherdan Shaqiri Olympique Lyonnais
Forward
19 Noah Okafor Red Bull Salzburg
20 Andi Zeqiri FC Augsburg
21 Cedric Itten Rangers F.C.
22 Mario Gavranovic Kayserispor

Switzerland FIFA World Cup 2022 Coach (Manager) Murat Yakin

Murat Yakin switzerland football coach Murat Yakin is a Swiss football coach and former Switzerland national team player of Turkish descent. He is currently the manager of Switzerland national football team. On 9 August 2021, Yakin was appointed as the manager of the Switzerland national football team. In qualifying for the Worldcup 2022 in Qatar, when in Belfast, Northern Ireland kept the then current European Champion Italy from scoring for 93 minutes resulting in a 0-0 draw, and making Switzerland top of the group, and thus avoiding a Swiss barrage, he send 9.3 kilos of Swiss chocolate to the Irish Football Association.

Switzerland FIFA World Cup 2022 Jersey (Kit)

FIFA 2022 Switzerland jersey kit (1)

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