|Match||Switzerland vs. Israel|
|Competition||2024 UEFA Euro Qualifying|
|Match day||2nd round|
|Venue||Stade de Genève Stadium, Lancy|
|Date||Tuesday, March 28, 2023|
|Official TV||FOX Sports App, Fox Sports 1, Foxsports.com, or VIX+|
Switzerland will host Israel in a Euro 2024 Qualifying match this afternoon. The hosts will try to achieve two consecutive wins after beating Belarus 5-0 in the first game. Renato Steffen was the star for Switzerland’s victory by scoring a hat trick in the first round.
Meanwhile, Israel had to settle for a 1-1 draw with Kosovo in the previous game. Dor Peretz became Israel’s savior by scoring the equalizer in the second half.
Switzerland has an advantage in terms of player quality and team performance. They have star players like Granit Xhaka, Xherdan Shaqiri, Ricardo Rodriguez and Haris Seferovic who played in big European clubs.
They also have experienced coaches like Murat Yakin who has coached Basel and Spartak Moscow. On the other hand, Israel has talented young players such as Manor Solomon, Eran Zahavi and Munas Dabbur who play in eastern European leagues. They also have a new coach like Willi Ruttensteiner who has only been in charge of the team since September 20202.
Based on predictions from several soccer sites, Switzerland is more favored to win over Israel. Viva Bola predicts a final score of 3-0 for Switzerland to win. Sportkeeda also predicts a similar score on the grounds that Switzerland has better offensive and defensive power than Israel. Sportmole predicts a 2-0 scoreline for Switzerland on the grounds that they have a higher motivation to maintain top spot in the group.
Interesting Statistics and Facts
Switzerland have not lost in their last five matches in all competitions (W4 D1 L0). They scored 14 goals and conceded only two goals in that period.
Israel have only won once in their last five matches in all competitions (W1 D2 L2). They scored six goals and conceded seven goals in the period
Switzerland and Israel have exactly the same record in their last four meetings in World Cup Qualification. They drew in all matches with a score of 0-0, 2-2, 1-1 and 2-2. They also scored and conceded five goals each in that period.
Switzerland and Israel have always scored in the second half in their last four meetings. Switzerland scored four goals in the second half, while Israel scored five goals in the second half. Three of Israel’s five goals came in the final minutes of the match.
Switzerland and Israel have the same two goal scorers in their last four meetings. They are Hakan Yakin and Yossi Benayoun. Sure scored twice for Switzerland, while Benayoun scored twice for Israel. Both have also captained their national team.
Switzerland and Israel have two players who have received red cards in their last four meetings. They are Stephan Lichtsteiner and Tal Ben Haim. Lichtsteiner got a red card in the first match in 2004, while Ben Haim got a red card in the last match in 2009.
- October 15, 2009 – Switzerland [0 – 0] Israel (UEFA World Cup Qualifiers)
- September 07, 2008 – Israel [2 – 2] Switzerland (UEFA World Cup Qualifiers)
- September 03, 2005 – Switzerland [1 – 1] Israel (UEFA World Cup Qualifiers)
- October 10, 2004 – Israel [2 – 2] Switzerland (UEFA World Cup Qualifiers)
- November 24, 2022 – Switzerland [1 – 0] Cameroon (FIFA World Cup)
- November 28, 2022 – Brazil [1 – 0] Switzerland (FIFA World Cup)
- December 03, 2022 – Serbia [2 – 3] Switzerland (FIFA World Cup)
- December 07, 2022 – Portugal [6 – 1] Switzerland (FIFA World Cup)
- March 26, 2023 – Belarus [0 – 5] Switzerland (UEFA European Championship Qualifiers)
- September 28, 2022 – Russia [Cancelled] Israel (UEFA Nations League)
- September 28, 2022 – Malta [2 – 1] Israel (Friendlies)
- November 18, 2022 – Israel [4 – 2] Zambia (Friendlies)
- November 20, 2022 – Israel [2 – 3] Cyprus (Friendlies)
- March 26, 2023 – Israel [1 – 1] Kosovo (UEFA European Championship Qualifiers)
Possible Starting Lineup:
|Switzerland (4-3-2-1)||Israel (4-3-3)|
Where to Watch
Tonight there is an exciting match between Switzerland vs Israel in the 2024 UEFA Euro Qualifying competition. If nothing changes, of course you can watch the live broadcast and live streaming of Switzerland vs Israel via the FOX Sports App, Fox Sports 1, Foxsports.com, or VIX+ platforms.
Held at the Stade de Genève Stadium, Lancy on Tuesday, March 28, 2023, the Switzerland vs. Israel show will start kick-off at 14:45 EDT. The following is additional information on TV channels in several countries that are broadcasting streaming this match.
Star+, ESPN Argentina (Argentina); Sport TV Multiscreen, Sport TV2 (Portugal); Optus Sport (Australia); NOW NET e Claro, ESPN, GUIGO, Star+ (Brazil); iQiyi (China); Sport 2 CZ/SK (Czech Republic); C More Sport 1, C More Suomi (Finland); TV2 Sport X, TV2 Play Denmark (Denmark); Polsat Box Go, Polsat Sport (Poland); Eleven Sports 1 Belgium (Luxembourg); TalkSport Radio UK, BBC Radio 5 Live, Channel 4 (United Kingdom); DAZN (Switzerland); TV 2 Play, TV6 Sweden, TV2 Sport Premium (Norway); beIN Sports Connect New Zealand, Sky Sport 7 beIN Sports (New Zealand); DAZN, Puls 24 (Austria); Sport 3, Sport 1 (Israel); Eleven Sports 1 Belgium (Belgium); Alpha TV (Greece); SPOTV ON (Korea Republic), more here.
*Please Remember too! several streaming platforms or TV channels charge a subscription fee to access Switzerland vs Israel shows, and the 2024 UEFA Euro Qualifying match schedule may change depending on broadcast rights holders.
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