Spain vs Switzerland Football Predictions and Betting Odds
Switzerland on Monday delivered the biggest upset of Euro Cup 2020 as they eliminated the World Champion France to make into the quarter finals. Switzerland seemed very much aggressive since the very start of the match which helped them take a 1-0 lead by the end of half time. However, in second half two back to back goals by Karim Benzema followed by 75th minute goal by Paul Pogba put France 3-1 goals ahead of Switzerland.
For Spain, Croatia proved to be a tough challenge in the Round of 16 as they had to battle had to make into the quarter finals. The 90 minutes of the game did not deliver any result as both the teams scored 3 goals each. However, in extra time, Spain beat the Croatian defense twice and the match ended in 5-3 goals in favor of Spain.
On July 2nd, Spain and Switzerland will play first quarter finals of Euro 2020 at Krestovsky Stadium in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Last time the two team met was back in November 2020 in Nations League group match. Both the teams settled for a 1-1 goal draw.
Spain have scored 11 goals in 4 games while conceding 4 while Switzerland have scored 7 goals in 4 games while conceding 8. Switzerland’s weaker defence gives Spain a big advantage
- Spain vs Switzerland Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Predicted Winner
- Spain vs Switzerland Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Defensive and Offensive Stats
- Spain vs Switzerland Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Latest News
- Spain vs Switzerland Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Predicted Line Up
- Spain vs Switzerland Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Recent Form
Spain vs Switzerland Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Predicted Winner
Win Probability: 59%
Win Probability: 16%
Predicted Goals: 1
Predicted Goals: 0
Spain vs Switzerland Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Defensive and Offensive Stats
Spain will most probably go with is usual 4-3-3 formation against Switzerland while Switzerland may prefer 3-4-1-2 formation.
Spain’s attack looks quite settled with Ferran Torres, Alvaro Morata and Pablo Sarabia leading from the front.
Ferran Torres has spent a total of 215 minutes on field this Euro Cup. He has 2 goals to his name and has a passing accuracy of 84.9%. His rating in this tournament has been 7.1. Alvaro Morata in 4 games he has found the nets twice and has been excellent as a forward. With 83.2% passing accuracy he is rated 6.9 this Euro Cup by Whoscored.
Pablo Sarabia has 1 assist and 2 goals this season. He has played a total of 207 minutes and has been rated 7.29 out of 10.
On Switzerland side, the attack is led by Breel Embolo, Xherdan Shaqiri and Haris Seferovic.
The attack trio of Switzerland is responsible for 6 goals in this tournament. Breel Embolo has scored once in has been rating of 7.1. Haris Seferovic has 3 goals to his name has rating of 7.36 at Whoscore while Xherdan Shaqiri is rated 7.01 and has found nets twice this Euro Cup.
Pedri, Sergio Busquets and Koke in midfield have been great help to Spanish attack and defense.
Koke has 1.3 shots per game with 90.7 passing accuracy. He has played a total of 323 minutes this Euro Cup and his rating is 7.18.
Sergio Busquets has 2 appearance for Spain this Euro Cup. In total 173 minutes on field he has 2 Aerials won and had 88.5% passing accuracy. His rating has been 7.42 as of now.
Pedri has had 90.1% passing accuracy and has maintained a rating of 6.73 in 4 matches.
Swiss midfield is lead by veteran Granit Xhaka. He wil be accompanied by Steven Zuber, Remo Freuler and Silvan Widmer.
Xhaka has one assist and 93.1% passing accuracy. His rating is 7.09. Zuber has 4 assists and 1.7 shots per game. His rating is 7.27.
Spanish defense has been well guarded by Aymeric Laporte, Jose Gaya, Eric Garcia and Cesar Azpilicueta.
The Spanish defense have had 6.8 interceptions per match this season while they have been able to maintain a rating of 6.87.
In 4 matches they have a total of 24 shots with 13.8 tackles per match. However, they have committed 10 fouls per game this Euro Cup.
Ricardo Rodriquez, Manel Akanji and Nico Elvedi has been backbone of Swiss defense.
Swiss defense have had 10.5 interceptions per match this season while they have been able to maintain a rating of 6.68.
In 4 matches they have a total of 62 shots with 15 tackles per match. However, they have committed 12 fouls per game this Euro Cup.
Spain vs Switzerland Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Latest News
Spain vs Switzerland Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Predicted Line Up
Spain Predicted Starting line-up: Unai Simón; Azpilicueta, Eric Garcia, Laporte, Gayà; Koke, Sergio Busquets, Pedri; Ferran Torres, Morata, Sarabia
Switzerland Predicted Starting line-up: Sommer; Elvedi, Akanji, Rodríguez; Widmer, Freuler, Xhaka, Zuber; Shaqiri; Embolo, Seferović
Spain vs Switzerland Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Recent Form
Spain made into the Euro Cup quarter finals after defeating Croatia in a very closely fought match. Both the teams were 3 goals each when 90th minute whistle was blown. It was in extra time when Spain scored twice to register a win and qualify for the quarter finals.
Talking about their form in this tournament Spain made into Round of 16 with just 1 win and 2 draws. They had their biggest Euro Cup victory when they defeated Slovakia by 5-0 goals. In rest of the two matches they settled for a draw against Sweden and Poland. Spain have lost just one of their last 28 internationals – 0-1 to Ukraine in a UEFA Nations League last November and are unbeaten in 12 games.
Switzerland on the other hand pulled out the biggest upset of Euro 2020 when they defeated France in Round of 16. Despite being 3-1 down 2nd half, they went to equalize by 90th minutes and it was in penalties that lead to Switzerland’s victory and their entry in quarter finals.
Their group stage was not a smooth one as they finished 3rd in Group A. They had one win against Turkey, drew with Wales and suffered a defeat at the hands of France.