World Cup – Group E
Brazil vs Switzerland
7:00 pm Sunday 17th June
Brazil are the favourites this year to win the World Cup and will be hoping to add a sixth World Cup title to their trophy cabinet.
Thet have had an excellent form, losing only one game out of 21 games and conceding a mere five goals in the process.
Switzerland, on the other hand, are looking to give the Brazilians a challenge, after only losing one out of 17 games since the Euro 2016.
Brazil maintained their strong form since qualifying for Russia, with their 3-0 victory over Austria last week
Head To Head
Brazil and Switzerland have played each other three times and both teams have won one, drawn one and lost one.
Their first meeting was a 2-2 draw at the 1950 World Cup and their most recent encounter was a 1-0 win for the Swiss nation in 2015
Brazil’s win over Switzerland was a 2-1 friendly triumph in November 2006.
Neymar is back to fitness having played and scored in two warm-up matches for Brazil
Switzerland will have to do without thier striker Admir Mehmedi, who is ruled out by injury
Brazil: Alisson, Marcelo, Miranda, Silva, Danilo, Coutinho, Casemiro, Paulinho, Neymar, Jesus, Willian
Switzerland: Sommer, Rodriguez, Djourou, Schar, Lichtsteiner, Xhaka, Behrami, Embolo, Dzemaili, Shaqiri, Seferovic
Brazil 4 Vs 1 Switzerland