The match between Spain National Team and of Swiss It will be for the fifth day of the B Group of the Nations League. The two national squads will meet in a crucial match this saturday september 24 at 1:45 p.m. (Peru) and will take place at the mythical La Romareda Stadium which has a total capacity of 33,608 spectators.
The team he leads Luis Enrique wants to continue in first place in his group and thus get the only place that would lead him to qualify for the ‘final four’ of the championship organized by the UEFA. The strategist of ‘red’ will have their best men for this duel, such as Sergio Busquets, Dani Carvajal and Ferran Torres.
One of his most important casualties is that of Aymeric Laporte due to injury, the defender of the Manchester City he had knee surgery during the offseason and won’t be back until early October. The Spanish defender suffered such damage in the 5-1 victory over wolverhampton in the penultimate match of the Premier league from last season.
Spain is looking to reach the final instances of the tournament again, as it wants to redeem itself from the loss in the grand final against France in the Nations League 2021. The combined of the ‘rage’ ended up losing the game after a comeback by the Gallic team, the final result was 2-1 in favor of the French who lifted the title of champions last season.
The Swiss National Team will seek, at all costs, to keep the three points as a visitor in order to climb the position table of their group and leave third place. The squad that leads Murat Yakin he has a total of 6 units and will fight to avoid relegation in this European championship.
The Swiss squad comes from beating Portugal by the minimum difference, but they still have to add in their last two games to get away from the low. The big doubt for the Swiss is the presence of Ricardo Rodriguezthe left back is one of its most outstanding footballers, and that he has had a process of fever in recent days.
Both national teams already faced each other on the third date of the Nations League 2022. The game was played on June 9 of this year at the Stade de Geneve in Geneva. In this duel, the Spaniards took the victory by the minimum difference, the only goal was scored by paul saravia 13 minutes into the first half.
The strategist of Switzerland national team praised the work of Luis Enrique in the combined Spain and highlighted the game that the Spanish squad has been playing in the Nations League. The Swiss coach highlighted the difficulty of the match against the ‘red’ and stated that they will seek victory in order to continue in European competition.
“I really appreciate your work. Bet on young people and the game of Spain is extremely attractive. On a technical level, they are a brilliant team. We are going to try to press like in the second half of Geneva. That should be our starting point, to get out of the place where we left it in the previous match, in which I think we deserved a point against one of the best teams in the world”, Yakin declared in a press conference.
Spain: Unai Simon; Dani Carvajal, Éric García, Pau Torres, Jordi Alba; Koke, Sergio Busquets, Pedri; Pablo Sarabia, Álvaro Morata and Ferran Torres. DT: Luis Enrique.
Swiss: Jonas Omlin; Silvan Widmer, Manuel Akanji, Nico Elvedi, Ricardo Rodriguez; Remo Freuler, Granit Xhaka, Djibril Sow; Xherdan Shaqiri, Haris Seferovic and Breel Embolo. DT: Murat Yakin.
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– Peru / 1:45 p.m.
– Ecuador / 1:45 p.m.
– Colombia / 1:45 p.m.
– Mexico / 1:45 p.m.
– Bolivia / 2:45 p.m.
– Venezuela / 2:45 p.m.
– Paraguay / 2:45 p.m.
– Chile / 3:45 p.m.
– Argentina / 3:45 p.m.
– Brazil / 3:45 p.m.
– Uruguay / 3:45 p.m.
– Spain / 8:45 p.m.
Spain and Switzerland have clashed in 24 opportunitieswhere the Spaniards have the advantage with a total of 17 wins, 6 draws and only one loss. In their last six clashes, those of the ‘red’ they lost 1-0 in the World Cup in South Africa 2010tied 1-1 in an international friendly 2018they won 3-1 in a penalty shootout at Euro 2020 quarterfinalstied 1-1 and they won 1-0 on the Nations League 2021and finally they won 1-0 on the Nations League 2022.