Portugal and Switzerland meet this Tuesday, from 4:00 p.m., for the 16th round of the World Cup in Qatar 2022. The Portuguese, who will have Cristiano Ronaldo as a starter, want to continue their constant progress in the World Cup against a. The Swiss team is the one that has the best team status. Below, all the details of the match that will be played at Lusail Stadium.
The Portuguese, led by Fernando Santos, reached this stage after winning Group H with six points, after defeating Ghana 3-2 and Uruguay 2-0, although they lost surprisingly late last meeting against South Korea (2-1).
Portugal will play 15 matches against UEFA teams in the FIFA World Cup. Although they have 6 wins, 2 draws and 6 defeats in Europe, they have not won in the last 6 games where they could only win 2 draws (0-0 against England, and 1-3 defeat on penalties in the 10th minute and five) last in Germany 2006, with 3-3 vs. Spain and the beginning of Russia 2018).
History between Portugal and Switzerland
That face has never been seen in the history of the World Cup. However, they have equal records in UEFA qualification, UEFA European Cup, European Cup qualification, UEFA Nations League and friendlies.
- 9 wins for Portugal
- 11 wins for Switzerland
- They tied 5 times