Knock out, where teams have no chance to make mistake, a single blunder enough to get the home ticket.
Sweden playing enormously in this World Cup, other side Switzerland creating buzz by their aggressive game strategy, both teams are on fire, this knock out match will surely rise the temperature of FIFA WORLD CUP 2018.
TEAM’S AT GLANCE:
Team showing good game so far in their Fifa World Cup 2018, except the last minute defeat against Germany, literally Swedish players are in full swing, they ready to create histroy this time in Russia.
WORLD CUP JOURNEY SO FAR:
Sweden started their journey with the victory over South Korea, and admitted their presence in this tournament. Second match they had face off with Defending Champion Germany, where they were lost the match but they gave tough competition throughout the market match, hence match was slipped in the extra time when Kross netted the goal on free kick. In the last of Group stage Sweden swallow Mexican team grandly by 3-0 on scoreline.
Goalkeepers: Karl-Johan Johnsson (Guingamp), Kristoffer Nordfeldt (Swansea), Robin Olsen (Copenhagen)
Defenders: Ludwig Augustinsson (Werder Bremen), Andreas Granqvist (Krasnodar), Filip Helander (Bologna), Pontus Jansson (Leeds), Emil Krafth (Bologna), Mikael Lustig (Celtic), Victor Lindelof (Manchester United), Martin Olsson (Swansea)
Midfielders: Viktor Claesson (Krasnodar), Jimmy Durmaz (Toulouse), Albin Ekdal (Hamburg), Emil Forsberg (Leipzig), Oscar Hiljemark (Genoa), Sebastian Larsson (Hull), Marcus Rohden (Crotone), Gustav Svensson (Seattle Sounders)
Forwards: Marcus Berg (Al Ain), John Guidetti (Alaves), Isaac Kiese Thelin (Waasland-Beveren), Ola Toivonen (Toulouse)
A positive, strong runner, with clever movement and a decent range of passing and a good know how of tackle. He’s the one the Swedes rely on to drive them forward, and transfer speculation linking him with a move to Arsenal is only likely to increase if he delivers in Russia.
Good on the ball, intelligent and strong in the air, what the 23-year-old lacks in pace, he makes up for with his positional sense. He would be the emerging player in this World Cup for Sweden side.
They make their irony in this World Cup, with playing in best form. They are looking balance side, and showing good team game throughout the group stage, but knock out stage shows the actual temperament of the team. Now, How Switzerland team play would be interesting to watch.
WORLD CUP JOURNEY SO FAR:
They kicked off their journey with Brazil, where they played delightfully and forced Brazil to finished the match on draws. In the second match they had clashed with Serbia, where they won the match by 2-1 on scoreline. The third and important for being in tournament, they have to win or finished to draw, gradually they succeed to draw this match on 2-2.
Roman Burki (Borussia Dortmund)
Gregor Kobel (Hoffenheim)
Yvon Mvogo (RB Leipzig)
Yann Sommer (Borussia Monchengladbach)
Manuel Akanji (Borussia Dortmund)
Johan Djourou (Antalyaspor)
Nico Elvedi (Borussia Monchengladbach),
Michael Lang (FC Basel)
Stephan Lichtsteiner (Juventus)
Jacques-Francois Moubandje (Toulouse)
Ricardo Rodriguez (AC Milan)
Fabian Schaer (Deportivo La Coruna)
Silvan Widmer (Udinese)
Valon Behrami (Udinese)
Blerim Dzemaili (Bologna)
Edimilson Fernandes (West Ham)
Gelson Fernandes (Eintracht)
Remo Freuler (Atlanta)
Xherdan Shaqiri (Arsenal)
Steven Zuber (Hoffenheim)
Denis Zakaria (Borussia Monchengladbach)
Josip Drmic (Borussia Monchengladbach)
Breel Embolo (Schalke)
Mario Gavranovic (Dinamo Zagreb
Haris Seferovic (Benfica)
He’s got speed, defends with patience and strength, through finest assist maker for his team. He will play key role behind his team’s triumph.
The center of attraction for Switzerland, he has such a quality to chance the match into his favour, he can save the Switzerland’s Fort very tightly, somehow the engine for the forward.
Both Nation celebrating their team success, that tems reached Round of 16. Now, they will be shower thier love on their teams. We shall see the whole stadium in Red and Yellow Jersey in this Sweden vs Switzerland clash.
NO doubt, this match will be interesting to see, neck to neck competition will be held between them. Where, both teams are full of enthusiasm, confidence, courage to go far in this World Cup. Sweden played delightfully throughout the group stage, other side Switzerland shown better game so far, hence this Clash is admitting one of the exciting match of Round of 16. Here, FIFA WORLD CUP TIMES verdict there will not be any startled if the match will go on penalties shoot out, at the end Sweden will win this match by barely on goal difference.