France are gearing up for a clash against Switzerland at Arena Nationala this coming Monday in what is a match in the 1/8 finals of the European Championship.
France arrive at the Euro 2020 placed 2 in the FIFA world ranking, thus indicating a close match against Switzerland who look at the Euro 2020 from number 13 in the FIFA world ranking.
France in the end managed to claim first place in their group, but not without its challenges. The main target was surviving the group though and eyes are now fixed on another final.
Once again Switzerland have made it out of a group stages at a major tournament. Question now remains whether they for the first time will also see more than one knock out round.
France vs Switzerland stats and analysis
France commenced their Euro 2020 campaign with excellent stats in their previous 10 internationals. France hammered 2.1 goals on average per game, scoring 21 times during this run. They were equally profilic in defence conceding a total of 6 goals, an average of 0.6 per game.They pulled off a clean sheet in 5 of those matches.
Switzerland entered the Euro 2020 competition in decent goal scoring form. Switzerland scored a fairly normal 21 times in the last 10 internationals, creating an average of 2.1 goals per game. They held on for a clean sheet in 3 of these matches, conceding 11 goals which averages 1.1 per game.
France crawled through the group stages on just 5 points which was nevertheless enough to take first place. While obviously hard to break down they have yet to put their full potential at display.
Switzerland have done it again and made it through the group stages at a major tournament. Just like they nearly always do. However, they have yet to win a knock out match but there is a first for everything.
Stats and facts for France and Switzerland.
- France unbeaten the last 10 matches in a row;
- France unbeaten the last 15 matches in a row at home;
- France has won in the last 9 of 10 matches at home;
- France scored in the last 15 of 17 matches.
- Switzerland scored in the last 10 of 12 matches;
- Switzerland conceded in the last 5 of 7 matches;
- Total goals was OVER 3.5 in Switzerland's last 2 of 4 matches.
Lineup France vs Switzerland
Form France vs Switzerland
France on a roll.
France will be out to extend their fine run of results lately. In their previous 3 matches, France managed to win 1-0 against Germany and went on to a 1-1 draw against Hungary. Their latest match served up a 2-2 draw with Portugal.
Switzerland continue to collect points.
Switzerland will be out to once again put up a stern fight. In their last 3 matches, Switzerland split the points in a 1-1 draw against Wales, followed by a 3-0 defeat against Italy. Their most recent match brought a 3-1 win against Turkey.
France v Switzerland Fixture History
No winner could be announced on 19 June 2016 in the latest face off between France and Switzerland, as they shared the spoils in a 0-0 draw. France go into their upcoming match against Switzerland with a 3-4-0 record in recent meetings.
Full Time Betting
According to bookmakers France have a 67% chance of beating Switzerland. That equals odds of 1.50 on France to win, while the draw sits at 3.75. Placing a bet on the away win for Switzerland returns you odds 7.00.
Antoine Griezmann arrives at the Euro 2020 very keen to continue the momentum he has build up in his last 6 internationals for France. Scoring 4 goals in half a dozen matches is a decent output.
Mario Gavranovic is on 4 goals in the last 6 internationals for Switzerland and he will be hoping to expand on that tally here.