World Cup Qualifying - European - Group B
Faroe Islands0Switzerland2

Faroe Islands v Switzerland

Line-ups

Faroe Islands

  • 1Nielsen
  • 2Tór Naes
  • 4Gregersen
  • 5DavidsenSubstituted forFaeroat 71'minutes
  • 3Davidsen
  • 10Vatnhamar
  • 7BenjaminsenBooked at 41mins
  • 6HanssonSubstituted forLokinat 66'minutes
  • 9Ròlantsson SørensenBooked at 90mins
  • 21Justinussen
  • 8OlsenSubstituted forJoensenat 61'minutes

Substitutes

  • 11Klettskard
  • 12Gestsson
  • 13Justinussen
  • 14Askham
  • 15Faero
  • 16Jonsson
  • 17Bartalsstovu
  • 18Lokin
  • 19Nielsen
  • 20Joensen
  • 22Johannesen
  • 23Hansen

Switzerland

  • 1Sommer
  • 2Lichtsteiner
  • 13Akanji
  • 20Djourou
  • 3Moubandje
  • 10Xhaka
  • 11Behrami
  • 23Shaqiri
  • 15DzemailiSubstituted forFreulerat 86'minutes
  • 18MehmediSubstituted forZuberat 62'minutes
  • 9SeferovicSubstituted forDerdiyokat 78'minutes

Substitutes

  • 4García
  • 5Widmer
  • 6Lang
  • 7Frei
  • 8Freuler
  • 12Hitz
  • 14Zuber
  • 16Fernandes
  • 17Fernandes
  • 19Derdiyok
  • 21Bürki
  • 22Klose
Referee:
Luca Banti
Attendance:
4,594

Match Stats

Home TeamFaroe IslandsAway TeamSwitzerland
Possession
Home28%
Away72%
Shots
Home3
Away22
Shots on Target
Home0
Away5
Corners
Home0
Away7
Fouls
Home12
Away4

Live Text

Match ends, Faroe Islands 0, Switzerland 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Faroe Islands 0, Switzerland 2.

Attempt missed. René Joensen (Faroe Islands) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Jónas Tór Naes with a cross.

Attempt missed. Stephan Lichtsteiner (Switzerland) left footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses the top left corner. Assisted by Remo Freuler.

Booking

Gilli Ròlantsson Sørensen (Faroe Islands) is shown the yellow card.

Hand ball by Gilli Ròlantsson Sørensen (Faroe Islands).

Attempt missed. Steven Zuber (Switzerland) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Granit Xhaka following a fast break.

Substitution

Substitution, Switzerland. Remo Freuler replaces Blerim Dzemaili.

Steven Zuber (Switzerland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Karl Lokin (Faroe Islands).

Delay over. They are ready to continue.

Delay in match Frodi Benjaminsen (Faroe Islands) because of an injury.

Substitution

Substitution, Switzerland. Eren Derdiyok replaces Haris Seferovic.

Attempt missed. René Joensen (Faroe Islands) right footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Gilli Ròlantsson Sørensen.

Corner, Switzerland. Conceded by Viljormur Davidsen.

Substitution

Substitution, Faroe Islands. Odmar Faero replaces Johan Davidsen.

Attempt missed. Blerim Dzemaili (Switzerland) header from very close range is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Stephan Lichtsteiner with a cross.

Substitution

Substitution, Faroe Islands. Karl Lokin replaces Hallur Hansson because of an injury.

Delay over. They are ready to continue.

Delay in match Hallur Hansson (Faroe Islands) because of an injury.

Substitution

Substitution, Switzerland. Steven Zuber replaces Admir Mehmedi.

Substitution

Substitution, Faroe Islands. René Joensen replaces Klaemint Olsen.

Attempt missed. Klaemint Olsen (Faroe Islands) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Finnur Justinussen with a headed pass.

Goal!

Goal! Faroe Islands 0, Switzerland 2. Xherdan Shaqiri (Switzerland) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Blerim Dzemaili.

Foul by Johan Djourou (Switzerland).

Hallur Hansson (Faroe Islands) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Corner, Switzerland. Conceded by Solvi Vatnhamar.

Attempt blocked. Haris Seferovic (Switzerland) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Admir Mehmedi.

Foul by Xherdan Shaqiri (Switzerland).

Viljormur Davidsen (Faroe Islands) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Stephan Lichtsteiner (Switzerland) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by François Moubandje with a cross following a corner.

Corner, Switzerland. Conceded by Atli Gregersen.

Admir Mehmedi (Switzerland) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Finnur Justinussen (Faroe Islands).

Second Half

Second Half begins Faroe Islands 0, Switzerland 1.

Half Time

First Half ends, Faroe Islands 0, Switzerland 1.

Xherdan Shaqiri (Switzerland) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Viljormur Davidsen (Faroe Islands).

Corner, Switzerland. Conceded by Klaemint Olsen.

Attempt blocked. Blerim Dzemaili (Switzerland) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Xherdan Shaqiri with a cross.

goal

As It Stood

A

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Sweden6411124813
2France6411115613
3Netherlands6312136710
4Bulgaria6303912-39
5Belarus6123411-75
6Luxembourg6015617-111

B

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Switzerland6600123918
2Portugal65012231915
3Hungary62138717
4Faroe Islands6123210-85
5Andorra6114213-114
6Latvia6105212-103

C

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Germany55002011915
2Northern Ireland5311102810
3Czech Rep52218448
4Azerbaijan521238-57
5Norway510459-43
6San Marino5005123-220

D

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Serbia5320126611
2R. of Ireland532073411
3Wales51408447
4Austria52128717
5Georgia502348-42
6Moldova5014213-111

E

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Poland5410126613
2Montenegro521210647
3Denmark52127527
4Romania51316426
5Armenia5203610-46
6Kazakhstan5023313-102

F

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1England541080813
2Slovakia530210379
3Slovenia52214318
4Scotland521278-17
5Lithuania512259-45
6Malta5005213-110

G

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Spain54101921713
2Italy5410134913
3Israel53029909
4Albania520348-46
5Macedonia5104711-43
6Liechtenstein5005119-180

H

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Belgium65102422216
2Greece6330103712
3Bos-Herze6321135811
4Cyprus621359-47
5Estonia6114517-124
6Gibraltar6006324-210

I

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Croatia54101111013
2Iceland531186210
3Ukraine52217438
4Turkey52217528
5Finland501438-51
6Kosovo5014214-121
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