Switzerland trio Granit Xhaka, Stephan Lichtsteiner and Xherdan Shaqiri have been fined for their controversial double headed eagle celebration against Serbia. However, no bans were imposed on the players meaning they are free to play in Switzerland’s final group match against Costa Rica on Thursday. Xhaka, Lichtsteiner and Shaqiri were seen emulating the Albanian double 

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Image credits – Instagram One of the best football players of the national team of Switzerland Granit Xhaka is in danger of missing the 2018 FIFA World Cup. The midfielder of Arsenal hurt his knee at the last practice of the Swiss national team. He left the field with the help of the team doctors 

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Image credits – Granit Xhaka Switzerland midfielder Granit Xhaka has been given all clear to feature for his nation in the World Cup after the Arsenal star suffered a knee injury at training. An MRI scan revealed that the injury is not serious rendering concerns regarding the 25-year-old’s availability for the World Cup obsolete. However, Xhaka 

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Image credits – Vladimir Petkovic Switzerland national team coach Vladimir Petkovic knows exactly the type of men he wants to take to Russia. Petkovic has already shortlisted 27 players from his original 35-man provisional squad for the World Cup and he will have to omit four more names before the June 4 deadline set by FIFA.  

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Image credits – Vladimir Petkovic In the nowadays football many national teams have players that are not fully from the country for which they are playing. They are either from a family with different origins, born in the different country or had been nationalized later in their career. The team at the 2018 FIFA World Cup 

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Image credits –Stephan Lichsteiner Switzerland is one of the European teams that are being underestimated before the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Many people forget that during the qualifications for the tournament, Switzerland only lost one game. Now Switzerland is in the same group with Brazil, Serbia and Costa Rica. Many people expect average performance from 

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