Italy will host Switzerland in a crucial Group A match at Euro 2020 on Wednesday. Italy were at their absolute best on opening night as they dismantled Turkey 3-0. Switzerland, on the other hand, were held to a 1-1 draw by Wales despite dominating the contest.
Roberto Mancini’s Italy have been in great nick and head into this game as favorites. They have great squad depth and star players like Ciro Immobile and Lorenzo Insigne are in red-hot form.
Switzerland, on the other hand, will rely on their senior players like Xherdan Shaqiri and Granit Xhaka to keep them in the contest.
Squads to choose from
G Donnarumma, S Sirigu, A Meret, G Chiellini, L Spinazzola, L Bonucci, G Di Lorenzo, A Florenzi, F Acerbi, Emerson, A Bastoni, R Toloi, Jorginho, F Bernardeschi, N Barella, M Verratti, F Chiesa, M Locatelli, L Pellegrini, B Cristante, M Pessina, C Immobile, L Insigne, A Belotti, D Berardi, G Raspadori
Y Sommer, Y Mvogo, G Kobel, J Omlin, F Schar, R Rodriguez, L Benito, N Elvedi, M Akanji, S Widmer, K Mbabu, J Lotomba, E Comert, B Omeragic, X Shaqiri, G Xhaka, R Vargas, D Zakaria, E Fernandes, R Freuler, S Zuber, C Fassnacht, D Sow, H Seferovic, A Mehmedi, B Embolo, M Gavranovic
Predicted Playing XIs
Gianluigi Donnarumma, Alessandro Florenzi, Leonardo Bonucci, Giorgio Chiellini, Leonardo Spinazzola, Nicolo Barella, Jorginho, Manuel Locatelli, Domenico Berardi, Ciro Immobile, Lorenzo Insigne
Yann Sommer, Nico Elvedi, Fabian Schar, Manuel Akanji, Kevin Mbabu, Remo Freuler, Granit Xhaka, Ricardo Rodriguez, Xherdan Shaqiri, Breel Embolo, Mario Gavranovic
Match: Italy (ITA) vs Switzerland (SUI), UEFA Euro 2020 Group A match
Date: 17th June 2021 at 12:30 AM IST.
Venue: Stadio Olimpico, Rome
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