Wales vs Switzerland Prediction & Tips
Wales and Switzerland play at Bakı Olimpiya Stadionu, in a match of the Euro Cup (Group Stage). There is no recent record of direct clashes between the two teams, who have not played any matches in the last 3 years. The last time they met, on 07‑10‑2011, in a match that ended with the final score: Wales (2‑0) Switzerland.
The team had direct access to this group stage, so they will play their first match in this competition. The team comes for this match after a draw against Albania by (0‑0). Wales has won 5, drawn 3 and lost 2 of the last 10 matches played in all competitions. The defense has been in good shape and has only conceded goals in 3 of the last 10 matches. In their matches there is a tendency towards few goals, as 10 of their last 19 matches ended with Under 1.5 goals and 14 in 19 ended with Under 2.5 goals.
Wales enters this game with an equality, 0x0, against Albania, in a preparation game for the next official games. Note that the Welsh reached the semifinals of EURO 2016: they lost against Portugal by 2-0. In this game against the Swiss, coach Robert Page must favor defensive organization and counterattacks, making the best use of the space behind the opponent’s back. Gareth Bale is the player that deserves to be highlighted in this team, being very fast and strong in finishing. All players are available for this game.
The team makes its debut in this edition of the competition, as it did not have to compete in any of the qualifiers prior to this group stage. The team comes to this match after a win against Liechtenstein by (7‑0). In the last 10 matches for all competitions, Switzerland has won 6, tied 2 and lost 2. Defensive consistency hasn’t been their best feature, as they have conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 matches, but their offense has scored with regularity, as they have scored goals in 9 of the last 10 matches.
The Swiss team enters this game motivated after a 7-0 rout against Liechtenstein, in a preparatory game for the next official matches: the team’s goals were signed by Mario Gavranovic (3), Christian Fassnacht (2) , Edimilson Fernandes and Noah Frick (against). Note that the Swiss reached the last 16 of EURO 2016: they lost on penalties against Poland. In this game against Wales, coach Vladimir Petkovic must focus on maintaining possession of the ball and the attacks organized by the runners. Striker Haris Seferovic is the highlight of Switzerland, being very powerful, strong in the air and competent at the time of submission. All top athletes are available for this game.
Wales – Switzerland FREE TIPS
Switzerland – Win @ 2.25
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90