Our betting experts preview the UEFA Nations League match between Switzerland and Portugal and offer team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.
Home advantage is on Switzerland’s side this time around as the Swiss aim to avenge a humbling 4-0 defeat to Group A2 leaders Portugal for Sunday’s UEFA Nations League showdown.
Position in the UEFA Nations League standings: Switzerland vs Portugal
The current standings in Group A2 of the UEFA Nations League show a seven-point gap between the two teams. Portugal are flying high up in first place, with seven points from three games, while Switzerland are pointless following three consecutive defeats.
Current form and previous encounters between Switzerland and Portugal
Swiss are in poor form
Results have been anything but good for Switzerland in their last 3 matches. They first lost 2-1 to the Czech Republic, before crashing to a 4-0 thumping at the hands of Portugal. Their last game ended in a narrow 1-0 defeat to Spain.
The Portuguese are flying high
Portugal enter the contest in excellent shape, having collected 7 points from their last 3 games. They began with a 1-1 draw against Spain, before making easy work of Switzerland in a 4-0 victory. Another win followed last time out, as Fernando Santos’ men bested the Czech Republic 2-0.
Latest encounters between Switzerland and Portugal
Portugal dished out a serious shellacking in their latest matches against Switzerland in the UEFA Nations League. They hammered their upcoming opponents by 4-0 and 3-1 respectively. No doubt worth keeping in mind before settling on your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.
Highlights from the last game between Switzerland and Portugal:
Betting stats and facts for Switzerland and Portugal
Let’s have a look at some of the most interesting betting-relevant facts based on stats from the last couple of games that Switzerland and Portugal played across all tournaments.
- Switzerland have lost their last 3 matches.
- Switzerland haven’t lost in 29 of their last 30 home matches.
- Only 1 win has come in Switzerland’s last 11 UEFA Nations League matches
- Portugal are undefeated in their last 6 away UEFA Nations League games in a row
- Cristiano Ronaldo has scored 5 goals in 3 games against Switzerland.
Players to watch in Switzerland vs Portugal
Ahead of their UEFA Nations League showdown, both Switzerland and Portugal will be looking for their main strikers. Accordingly, we have listed some of the in-form players who are expected to be getting it on for each team this season.
Best tips for the match: Switzerland vs Portugal
To sum up, the upcoming UEFA Nations League clash seems to be a good opportunity to place some bets. Taking into account the statements from above, we have come up with the main prediction for this match as well as some alternative betting tips.