Switzerland vs Croatia Preview, Tips and Odds

Switzerland and Croatia will meet at AFG Arena for a friendly game on Wednesday. Both nations will be preparing for their upcoming Nations Cup matches and the Croats will be looking for their debut victory over the Red Crosses.

Switzerland vs Croatia Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Switzerland draw 1 W/ 2 D/ 0 L 0 W/ 2 D/ 0 L
Croatia draw 0 W/ 2 D/ 1 L 0 W/ 2 D/ 0 L

Last game between the teams: 2014-03-05 International Friendly: Switzerland – Croatia 2:2; Josip Drmic 32′, 41′; Ivica Olic 39′, 54′
Last game at this venue: 2014-03-05 International Friendly: Switzerland – Croatia 2:2; Josip Drmic 32′, 41′; Ivica Olic 39′, 54′

Worth Mentioning

The national selections of Switzerland and Croatia met for the last time in a friendly in 2014 and failed to come up with a winner as the match ended in 2:2 draw. There are just three H2H clashes registered in the history books, with the Swiiss side still unbeaten. Only the first ever encounter was of competitive character as the teams met in the group stage of Euro 2004 and finished without goals in 0:0 stalemate. Switzerland’s only victory was achieved in 2012 when triumphing with 2:4 score away from home. Two of the three meetings produced over 3,5 goals, and the same two also witnessed goals at both ends.

Switzerland vs Croatia Stats

As of 05/10 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
Switzerland draw 4 W/ 3 D/ 3 L 3 W/ 2 D/ 0 L
Croatia loss 5 W/ 2 D/ 3 L 1 W/ 2 D/ 2 L

Last Game Switzerland: 2020-09-06 UEFA Nations League: Switzerland – Germany 1:1; Silvan Widmer 58′; Ilkay Gundogan 14′
Top Performers Switzerland: Haris Seferovic 1 goal, Silvan Widmer 1 goal, Breel Embolo 0 goals 1 assist.
Next Game Switzerland: 2020-10-10 UEFA Nations League: Spain – Switzerland
Last Game Croatia: 2020-09-08 UEFA Nations League: France – Croatia 4:2; Antoine Griezmann 43′, Dominik Livakovic 45′(own goal), Dayot Upamecano 65′, Olivier Giroud 77′; Dejan Lovren 17′, Josip Brekalo 55′
Top Performers Croatia: Josip Brekalo 1 goal, Dejan Lovren 1 goal, Bruno Petkovic 1 goal.
Next Game Croatia: 2020-10-11 UEFA Nations League: Croatia – Sweden

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Switzerland 17-9 4 5 4
Croatia 20-15 8 8 2

Worth Mentioning

Switzerland’s last match was in September at home against Germany and finished in a 1:1 stalemate. The nation is without a win in two consecutive meetings after losing the previous one to Ukraine with 2:1 score. Just one of Switzerland’s last eleven games was won by the visiting countries, while the home nations achieved six triumphs in the process. Two of the Swiss last five outings featured over 2,5 goals, while three saw both involved selections to score.
Croatia lost both of their September matches, first going down away to Portugal and just three days later to France. The Wolrd Cup 2018 silver medalists conceded four goals in each of those visits. None of Croatia’s last seven clashes was won by the away nations. Just two draw has been registered across the team’s last fifteen matches. All of Croatia’s last five meetings witnessed goals at both ends, as four also resulted in over 2,5 goals.

Switzerland vs Croatia News

Missing Players Switzerland: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing Players Croatia: No reports of injuries or suspensions.

Switzerland vs Croatia Predictions

Both nations to score – 1.72 @ bet365