FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022: Serbia 2-3 Switzerland

With a 3-2 victory, Switzerland secured their spot in the World Cup knockout rounds, but not before Serbia gave them a serious fright with an incredible four-goal first half. The better team, Serbia, equalised through a trademark Aleksandar Mitrovic header in the 20th minute after Xherdan Shaqiri had given Switzerland the lead with a deflected shot.

Serbia 2-3 Switzerland

Serbia then unexpectedly took the lead when Dusan Vlahovic found the bottom corner, briefly moving them up to second place in Group G. Breel Embolo provided a late-game comeback for Switzerland in a thrilling first half, but they soon took the lead again thanks to an outstanding team goal that Remo Freuler finished off.

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Although rumours of a FIFA announcement inside Stadium 974 asking fans to halt “discriminatory shouting and gestures” overshadowed the game, Switzerland doggedly saw out the victory to leave Serbia bottom with only one point.

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