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FIFA World Cup 2018 Official squad: Group E – Team 20 – Switzerland

Switzerland booked their spot in the World Cup thanks to a 1-0 aggregate play-off win over Northern Ireland. Their FIFA ranking is 6.

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The 2018 FIFA World Cup is scheduled to be held in Russia from 14th June to 15th July. All teams have qualified for the tournament and these teams are required to register a squad of 23 players, which includes three goalkeepers. Only players from this squad can play in the tournament.

The 32 teams will be divided into eight groups of four teams each – Group A to Group H. The four teams in Group E are: Brazil, Costa Rica, Serbia and Switzerland.

Switzerland booked their spot in the World Cup thanks to a 1-0 aggregate play-off win over Northern Ireland. Their FIFA ranking is 6. Let’s look at Switzerland’s official squad for FIFA World Cup, 2018.

Coach: Vladimir Petković

Players:

  1. Yann Sommer - Goalkeeper - 29 years old - 35 caps

  2. Stephan Lichtsteiner (captain) - Defender - 34 years old - 99 caps

  3. François Moubandje - Defender - 27 years old - 17 caps

  4. Nico Elvedi - Defender - 21 years old - 5 caps

  5. Manuel Akanji - Defender - 22 years old - 6 caps

  6. Michael Lang - Defender - 27 years old - 24 caps

  7. Breel Embolo - Forward - 21 years old - 24 caps

  8. Remo Freuler - Midfielder - 26 years old - 9 caps

  9. Haris Seferović - Forward - 26 years old - 50 caps

  10. Granit Xhaka - Midfielder - 25 years old - 61 caps

  11. Valon Behrami - Midfielder - 33 years old - 78 caps

  12. Yvon Mvogo - Goalkeeper - 24 years old - 0 caps

  13. Ricardo Rodríguez - Defender - 25 years old - 52 caps

  14. Steven Zuber - Midfielder - 26 years old - 11 caps

  15. Blerim Džemaili - Midfielder - 32 years old - 64 caps

  16. Gelson Fernandes - Midfielder - 31 years old - 67 caps

  17. Denis Zakaria - Midfielder - 21 years old - 10 caps

  18. Mario Gavranović - Forward - 28 years old - 13 caps

  19. Josip Drmić - Forward - 25 years old - 28 caps

  20. Johan Djourou - Defender - 31 years old - 74 caps

  21. Roman Bürki - Goalkeeper - 27 years old - 8 caps

  22. Fabian Schär - Defender - 26 years old - 38 caps

  23. Xherdan Shaqiri - Midfielder - 26 years old - 69 caps
First Published on Jun 14, 2018 04:03 pm
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