Match: Brazil vs Switzerland
Competition: FIFA World Cup 2018 Group E
Time / Date: 21:00h / 17 June 2018
Venue: Rostov Arena
Brazil will feature the World Cup affair for the first time since the humiliating 7-1 loss to Germany four years ago on their soil. They are to open the 2018 campaign on Sunday evening against Switzerland at Rostov Arena.
Brazil vs Switzerland Match Preview
Coach Tite and his team are unbeaten in their last six since the end of the qualifying campaign (W5, D1), including a victory over number-one ranked FIFA side, Germany. Brazil are undefeated in eleven (W8, D3) overall and have lost just once in 21 games (W17, D3, L1), conceding just five in that time!
Switzerland aren’t a bad team by any stretch of the imagination. They pushed Portugal all the way in their World Cup qualifying group, and were only denied the top spot by a 2-0 loss to the Euro 2016 winners in the final game of the campaign. Since then they have won four and drawn two, with their most recent being a 2-0 friendly win over Japan.
Brazil vs Switzerland Team News
Brazil will come out in a 4-3-3 formation as we expect to see the identical starting XI from the final warm-up against Austria
Alisson , Marquinhos, Miranda, Danilo, Marcelo , Casemiro, Paulinho, Coutinho , Willian, Neymar, Gabriel Jesus.
Vladimir Petkovic have some problems in his squad and its interesting how will set up his squad.
Sommer , Schar, Akanji, Lichtsteiner, Rodriguez , Behrami, Xhaka , Shaqiri, Dzemaili, Zuber , Seferovic.
Brazil vs Switzerland Head to head (H2H)
Brazil and Switzerland have each won one, drawn one, and lost one of their three previous meetings, with the most recent being a 2013 friendly which Switzerland won 1-0. The only competitive meeting was in the 1950 World Cup, with the game ending 2-2.
Brazil vs Switzerland Stats and Streaks
- Brazil have kept a clean sheet in 8 of their last 10 matches (FIFA World Cup).
- Brazil are undefeated in their last 17 matches (FIFA World Cup).
- Switzerland have kept a clean sheet in 7 of their last 9 matches (FIFA World Cup).
Brazil vs Switzerland Betting Tips and Predictions
Two perfectly effective attacks meet each other and goals are guaranteed here, but for winner we can go with Brazil while they are one of favorites to win World Cup.
-Brazil to win – 2/5 (@1.40)
-Over 2.5 Match Goals – 5/6 (@1.83)