Switzerland vs Northern Ireland prediction: Switzerland is still maintaining their unbeaten record in the matches in Group C of the WC 2022 qualifiers. This helps them gain confidence when welcoming Northern Ireland at home in the upcoming match. If Switzerland gets 3 points, they will almost certainly be in the next round.
- Match date: 06:45 p.m – 2021/10/09
- Event: World Cup 2022 Qualif. UEFA
- Stage: Matchday 7th
- Location: Stade de Geneve
SWITZERLAND VS NORTHERN IRELAND PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
With the fulcrum at home, Switzerland players are shown determination by experts to win the 3rd win in Group C. In contrast, Northern Ireland is also not allowed to fail or it will be difficult to qualify. This will be the most anticipated match for Group C.
Switzerland’s form in the last 5 matches: W L W D D
Switzerland has only had 4 matches in Group C of the WC 2022 qualifiers. Despite having a very favorable start with 2 wins, immediately after that Switzerland received 2 consecutive draws. And they let the top team Italy leave with a gap of 6 points. Obviously, it is impossible to compete for the top spot, so the Swiss target is aiming for 2nd place when the qualifiers are closed.
In the last round, Switzerland was a guest at the home ground of Northern Ireland. This is the turn that Switzerland played quite disappointingly. They completely owned the match with 69% of possession, but could not score any goals and had to accept the points after 90 minutes of play.
Northern Ireland’s form in the last 5 matches: W L W W D
Northern Ireland is currently not stable after the first 4 rounds in Group C of the 2022 World Cup qualifiers. Despite having only received 1 defeat, this team only has 1 more victory and 2 draws. With a total of 5 points, Northern Ireland is currently ranked 3rd on the table and 3 points behind Switzerland. Therefore, they are not allowed to lose in the upcoming match.
The fact that Switzerland held a draw at home in the first leg was clearly a big disadvantage when in the second leg, Northern Ireland did not receive high praise from experts. It is likely that they will receive a second defeat in this year’s qualifiers.
Select: Switzerland FT.
After 5 meetings, Switzerland has not received a defeat against Northern Ireland. Specifically, they got 2 wins and a draw in the remaining 3 matches. Thus, Switzerland’s win rate against Northern Ireland is 40%.
The WC qualifying round match that took place not long ago did not have a victory for any team. Closing 90 minutes of play at the home of Northern Ireland, both teams drew with no goals scored.
Select: Switzerland FT.
The Swiss strikers have not shown much in the qualifying matches. After 4 matches, Switzerland only got 4 goals, corresponding to an average performance of 1 goal/match. However, their defense is a safe stop when they have only received 1 goal.
Northern Ireland’s scoring record at this time is similar to Switzerland’s when they have 4 goals after 4 rounds played. The defense also has stability when only conceding 3 times.
With Over/Under 2.25, Switzerland’s last 5 matches have won 3 Over times, corresponding to 60%. Northern Ireland also got the same result as the home team.
Select: Under 2.25 FT.
Switzerland vs Northern Ireland Prediction: Switzerland 2-0 Northern Ireland FT (1-0 H1).
Switzerland (4-3-2-1): Alkanji, Elvedi, Sommer, Rodriguez, Widner, Zakaria, Frei, Vargas, Fassnacht, Freuler, Seferovic.
Coach: Murat Yakin.
Northern Ireland (4-4-2): Cathcart, Brown, Peacock, Balland, Lewis, Smith, McCann, Thompson, Washington, Davis, Lavery.
Coach: Ian Barraclough.
The above is information about the prediction in the 7th match of World Cup 2022 Qualif. UEFA between Switzerland vs Northern Ireland on 2021/10/09 of the CMD368 bookie.