Sweden and Switzerland meet in a Round of 16 match of 2018 FIFA World Cup at the Arena St Petersburg. Sweden qualified for the pre-quarters after topping the Group F. Switzerland, on the other hand, ended up as runners-up in Group E and advanced to the Round of 16. Both the teams will be looking to make it to the last eight as they meet for the first time in the history of World Cup. Stay tuned as we bring you the live score updates of Sweden and Switzerland football match.
Sweden’s group stage performance was a mixed one. The team won their opening encounter against South Korea 1-0 and the faced the 2-1 defeat against defending champions and now eliminated Germany. However, in their last group stage fixture, Sweden bounced back in style to hand Mexico a 3-0 defeat. Meanwhile, Sweden will be without Sebastian Larsson as he is set to miss the encounter following a suspension. Gustav Svensson will likely replace him. Sweden vs Switzerland, Live Streaming of Round of 16 Football Match 7: Get Knockout Stage Telecast & Free Online Stream Details in India for 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Switzerland, on the other hand, managed to win just one match in the group stage. The win came against Serbia following a draw against Brazil. In their last match in the group stage, Switzerland and Costa Rica played a 2-2 draw. Switzerland comes into the match with their captain Stephan Lichtsteiner and center-back Fabian Schar banned for one match.
Sweden's possible starting XI: Robin Olsen, Mikael Lustig, Victor Lindelöf, Andreas Granqvist, Ludwig Augustinsson, Viktor Claesson, Gustav Svensson, Albin Ekdal, Emil Forsberg, Marcus Berg, and Ola Toivonen.
Switzerland's possible starting XI: Yann Sommer, Michael Lang, Johan Djourou, Manuel Akanji, Ricardo Rodriguez, Valon Behrami, Granit Xhaka, Xherdan Shaqiri, Blerim Dzemaili, Steven Zuber, and Josip Drmic.