International friendly encounter, with Switzerland taking on USA on Sunday the 30th of May, 2021, at Kybunpark, in St. Gallen.



Switzerland last played on March 31, they beat Finland 3-2 in a friendly game, despite losing 1-2 at halftime (and until the 57th minute). They actually did not score the winner before the 86th minute. Gavranović, Vargas and Seferović scored their three goals that day. Their current form reads; WWWWD. Their friendly victory over Finland was their fourth consecutive (one in the Nations League, 



two in the 2022 World Cup qualifiers). The Swiss have one more friendly game scheduled before the Euro finals (against Liechtenstein, in a few days).
 They have Wales, Italy and Turkey in their group, a quite tricky one, in which they could finish anything from first to last. Coach Vladimir Petkovic has been in charge since August 2014.










The national team of the USA last played on March 28, a friendly game against Northern Ireland which they won 1-2. Reyna and Pulisic scored their goals in the 30th and 59th minutes respectively. The Irish got e goal back in the dying minutes of the match, not enough to avoid defeat. The USA’s current form reads; WWWWW. All five wins were in friendly matches. Going further back,


 ones sees that they have actually won eight of their last nine matches and drawn 0-0 with Wales (another friendly game). Just like Switzerland have the Euro finals coming up, the US have the CONCACAF Gold Cup waiting for them in July. Coach Gregg Berhalter has been in charge since December 2018.



Switzerland and USA have faced each other eight times in the past, the Swiss have won three of those eight matches, four have ended in a draw, while the North Americans have celebrated just one victory. Goals in total, 9-6 for Switzerland. Seven of those eight matches were friendly ones. 


The other game was in the 1994 World Cup Finals hosted in the USA, a group stage 1-1 draw. The Swiss have hosted the Americans four times and have 2W, 1D and 1L, with five goals scored and three conceded. More recently, Switzerland and USA drew 1-1 in March 2015, in a friendly game that took place in Zurich.



A 1-1 draw is predicted at full-time.
Date: Sunday, 30th of May, 2021.
Venue: Kybunpark
Kick-off time: 20:15 (GMT+2).




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