Switzerland will aim to make a solid start to their FIFA World Cup 2022 campaign when they lock horns with Cameroon at the Al Janoub Stadium on Thursday. With Brazil expected to top this group, the winner of this match could well settle for the second spot.
FIFA World Cup Switzerland vs Cameroon Teams News
Switzerland Football Team News
Switzerland have been a solid team for a while now and many consider this side to be the golden generation. The only concern for them ahead of this tie is the fitness of Yann Sommer – he could well miss this clash against Cameroon. Xhaka has been superb in recent months with Arsenal and will hold the key for this country as well.
Cameroon Football Team News
Cameroon too will be quietly confident ahead of this clash. Their squad is quite solid – Onana has been in decent form with Inter Milan while Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting has been superb for Bayern Munich.
Qatar World Cup Switzerland vs Cameroon Predicted XI
Switzerland Predicted Starting XI
Kobel, Widmer, Akanji, Elvedi, Rodriguez, Freuler, Granit Xhaka (C), Shaqiri, Sow, Vargas; Embolo
Cameroon Predicted Starting XI
Onana; Fai, N’Koulou, Castelleto, Tolo; Anguissa, Ntcham; Mbeumo, Choupo-Moting, Toko Ekambi; Aboubakar (C)
Switzerland vs Cameroon Head-to-Head and key Numbers
- This will be the first time Switzerland and Cameroon lock horns in any competition.
- Cameroon’s most recent game against any European side came when they lost to Germany at the 2017 Confederations Cup.
- Switzerland need to be careful when they are defending – they are without a clean sheet in their last three games across all competitions.
FIFA World Cup 2022 Switzerland vs Cameroon Fantasy Football Team
Defenders: Widmer, Akanji, N’Koulou, Rodriguez
Midfielders: Xhaka (C), Anguissa, Freuler
Forwards: Shaqiri (VC), Choupo-Moting, Embolo
Switzerland vs Cameroon Match Details
Kick-off date: Thursday, November 24
Kick-off time: 3:30 pm IST
Venue: Ras Abu Aboud Stadium, Doha
Switzerland vs Cameroon FIFA World Cup Live Streaming In India
Live Telecast: Sports18 SD/HD
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Switzerland vs Cameroon Prediction
Switzerland have generally struggled away from home, but they are slight favourites going into this match against Cameroon. This match is expected to be a tight contest and Switzerland could clinch the match 1-0.