Roman Burke. Photo: Reuters
The Swiss team published a preliminary squad for the world Cup 2018. the final bid for the world championship will be announced on 4 June.
The Swiss will play in group with Brazil (June 17), Serbia (22 June) and Costa Rica (June 27).
Fully preliminary team Switzerland looks like the following:
Goalkeepers – novel, Burke (“Dortmund”, Germany), Gregor Male (Hoffenheim, Germany), Yvonne-Landry, Mvogo (“RB Leipzig”, Germany), Yann Sommer (“mönchengladbach”, Germany);
Defenders – Manuel Akanji (“Dortmund”, Germany), Yohan Djourou (Antalyaspor, Turkey), Nico Elvedi (“Mönchengladbach”, Germany), Michael Lang (Basel), Stephan Lichtsteiner (Juventus, Italy), Jacques-Francois Mubanga (Toulouse, France), Ricardo Rodriguez (Milan, Italy), Fabian Scheer (“Deportivo” Spain), Silvan Widmer (Udinese, Italy);
Midfield – Valon Behrami (Udinese, Italy), Wide Of The Post (Bologna, Italy), Edmilson Fernandes (“West Ham United”, England), Gelson Fernandes (“Eintracht Frankfurt”, Germany), Remo Freuler (Atalanta, Italy), Xherdan Shaqiri (“Stoke City”, England), Granit Xhaka (Arsenal, England), Steven Zuber (Hoffenheim, Germany), Denis Zakaria (“Mönchengladbach”, Germany);
Forwards – Josip Drmic (“Mönchengladbach”, Germany), Brel, Ambala (Schalke, Germany), Mario Lead (“Dinamo ZG”, Croatia), Haris Seferovic (Benfica, Portugal).
The world Cup 2018 will be held in Russia from 14 June to 15 July, informs SE.