Bulgaria v Switzerland, 25 March 2021

Score3-1 to Switzerland
RefereeNikola Dabanović
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group C
VenueVasil Levski National Stadium, Sofia
Kick-off: 7.00pm local Played behind closed doors due to COVID-19 restrictions.

1  Bulgaria

Manager: Yasen Petrov

3  Switzerland

Manager: Vladimir Petković

Goals:

Kiril Despodov 46 G

Goals:

Breel Embolo 7 G
Haris Seferović 10 G
Steven Zuber 13 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Plamen Iliev
Defender Vasil Bozhikov
Defender Cicinho
Defender Strahil Popov
Defender Petar Zanev
Defender/Midfielder Daniel Dimov
Defender/Midfielder Kristiyan Malinov
Midfielder Dimitar Iliev
Midfielder Georgi Kostadinov (captain)
Midfielder/Forward Georgi Yomov
Forward Kiril Despodov

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Yann Sommer
Defender Manuel Akanji
Defender Nico Elvedi
Defender Kevin Mbabu
Defender/Midfielder Ricardo Rodríguez
Defender/Midfielder Granit Xhaka (captain)
Midfielder Remo Freuler
Midfielder/Forward Xherdan Shaqiri
Midfielder/Forward Steven Zuber
Forward Breel Embolo

Substitutions:

Atanas Iliev for Dimitar Iliev 46
Spas Delev for Kiril Despodov 48
Ilian Iliev for Georgi Yomov 70
Ivaylo Chochev for Kristiyan Malinov 71
Momchil Tsvetanov for Cicinho 72

Substitutions:

Ruben Vargas for Xherdan Shaqiri 75
Denis Zakaria for Steven Zuber 75
Mario Gavranović for Haris Seferović 86
Djibril Sow for Remo Freuler 86
Admir Mehmedi for Breel Embolo 90

Cards:

Cicinho 69 Y

Cards:

Manuel Akanji 54 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Ivan Karadzhov
Goalkeeper Daniel Naumov
Defender Valentin Antov
Defender Andrea Hristov
Midfielder Ivaylo Chochev
Midfielder Ilian Iliev
Midfielder Martin Raynov
Midfielder/Forward Bircent Karagaren
Midfielder/Forward Antonio Vutov
Forward Spas Delev
Forward Atanas Iliev

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Yvon Mvogo
Goalkeeper Jonas Omlin
Defender Loris Benito
Defender Eray Cömert
Defender Silvan Widmer
Midfielder Christian Fassnacht
Midfielder Djibril Sow
Midfielder Denis Zakaria
Midfielder/Forward Mario Gavranović
Midfielder/Forward Ruben Vargas
Forward Admir Mehmedi