England and Switzerland face each other at King Power Stadium in a friendly. This will be the 5th of the year for England, after the previous disputed against Costa Rica, Nigeria, Italy and Holland. In the case of Switzerland, this will be their 5th friendly of the year, having already faced Japan, Spain, Panama and Greece. There is only one recent direct showdown between these two teams, on 08-09-2015, which ended with England's (2-0) win.
Analysis of England
The staff of the house dispute its 5th friendly of the year. In previous friendly matches he recorded the following results: England (2-0) Costa Rica, England (2-1) Nigeria, England (1-1) Italy and the Netherlands (0-1) England. The team arrives at this meeting after a defeat away with Belgium by (2-0). England won 6, drew 3 and lost 1 of their last 10 home games for all competitions.
In this competition, he has not lost any of his last 4 matches. His attack has been marked with great regularity, since he has always scored at least one goal in the last 4 games in this competition. In the last 13 home games in all competitions there are 1 periods in the standings: he suffered 4 of his 7 goals between the minutes (76'-90 ').
For this friendly clash, England are discouraged because they did not start the UEFA Cup in the best way after beating Spain 1-2. Already in this duel against Switzerland, the technician will still have to deal with several embezzlements. Raheem Sterling, Nick Pope, Phil Jones and Jamie Vardy, all were not called by coach Gary Southgate. We also mentioned Adam Lalana who despite being called, also got injured. Given this context, it is expected that the technician opts to give opportunities to new parts aiming in this way the future of his team.
Analysis of Switzerland
This will be the fifth friendly of the year of the visiting team, after previous friendly matches have recorded the following results: Switzerland (2-0) Japan, Spain (1-1) Switzerland, Switzerland (6-0) Panama and Greece 1) Switzerland. In the last game that disputed, for the World Cup, lost with Sweden outside by (1-0). In the last 10 games as a visitor Switzerland won 6, drew 2 and lost 2. The defense has been in good shape and only conceded in 1 of the last 4 games, and its attack has marked with great regularity, since it has always marked at least a goal in the last 4 games in this competition. In 15 games, he suffered the first goal 5 times and only got 1 turn on the scoreboard. There are 1 highlights in the last 11 matches played as a visitor for all competitions: he scored 8 of his 16 goals in the minutes (46'-60 ').
For this friendly match the Switzerland team arrives radiant after having applied a thrashing against Iceland by 6-0 as already mentioned within the League of Nations of UEFA. Another important fact is that, unlike England, who finished fourth in the World Cup, Switzerland ended up falling in the quarterfinals, just ahead of England.
It is also important to mention that it is expected that coach Vladimir Petkovic can more calmly follow up his tests within this cast. It is also worth remembering that after starting with a triumph, he currently leads the group 2. We can also highlight Kevin Mbabu and Albian Ajeti, both players were called for the first time.