International football fixtures: Belgium vs Switzerland preview, prediction, team news
After some heavy club action, the nation’s duty is bestowed about players and Alley Sport is here to cover all the details. Here are all the details about International football fixtures Belgium vs Switzerland.
International football fixtures: Belgium vs Switzerland Preview
Belgium and Switzerland both look to improve in the League of Nations with Belgium having a setback against England in the 2-1 loss and Switzerland’s only achievement being a 3-3 draw against former World Champions Germany.
Belgium came over the English setback by winning over Iceland with a scoreline of 2-1 win. They have won 4 out of 6 games and have played one loss and a draw. Meanwhile, the Swiss have 2 draws both against Germany with 3 losses and 1 win against Ukraine.
Belgium being touted as one of the top teams in the world would want to find good link up and team play in this match and finish the Nation’s league strong so that they can have a good chance of lifting the Euro Cup next year.
International football fixtures: Belgium vs Switzerland Team news
Belgium had joy for a while when Eden Hazard returned from injury, recently for Real Madrid. Their joy didn’t last long with the him testing positive for COVID-19 and thus not included for the international duties.
Kevin De Bruyne will be available but there’s some speculation as he faces Liverpool today. Belgium hope he will be fit for the International football fixtures: Belgium vs Switzerland.
Romelu Lukaku who has 7 goals and 3 assist in 5 matches will be facing Atalanta and Antonio Conte is not happy with Martinez calling up Lukaku . We think that with those numbers he’ll surely start for Belgium.
In defence both Jan Vertonghen and Toby Alderweireld will be available. Thibaut Courtois might be rested and Simon Minolet might start.
On the wings Roberto Martinez would deploy Dries Mertens and Yannick Carrasco and in Centre of the park we may see the in-form Youri Tielemans, who scored twice against Leeds in the Premier League.
For Switzerland Arsenal’s Granit Xhaka and Liverpool’s Xherdan Shaqiri might start who got an assist in the Champions league with Rodriguez playing at right back. This Fixture looks like Cheese on top of a crispy waffle and you certainly cannot cheat on this cheat meal(Pun intended).
International football fixtures: Belgium vs Switzerland starting XI
Belgium predicted starting XI:
Mignolet; Alderweireld, Denayer, Dendoncker; Meunier, Witsel, Tielemans, Carrasco; Trossard, Mertens; Lukaku
Switzerland predicted starting XI:
Sommer; Benito, Rodriguez, Schar, Elvedi, Widmer; Sow, Xhaka, Freuler; Seferovic, Shaqiri
According to us, Belgium will take home a win in this clash by 2 goals to 1. If Shaqiri starts pulling the strings, things can surely go south for the Belgian Red Devils. Please let us know your predictions about the game.
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