Switzerland and Cameroon both see an opportunity in Group G, which is set to develop into one of the most intriguing ties in Qatar 2022.
Both know they’ll have plenty of work to do to take on tournament heavyweights Brazil, who are expected to sit comfortably at the top of the pool, but this game could be crucial in determining who has the best chance of putting them in to follow the knockout stages.
With three rounds of 16 at the last four World Cups, Switzerland expects chances of a repeat or better in Qatar 2022.
But the irrepressible Lions of Cameroon have other ideas.
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Switzerland vs Cameroon live updates, highlights of World Cup 2022
5 hours after kick-off: Hello and welcome to The Sporting News’ live coverage of the Group G clash between Switzerland and Cameroon. Keeping up with all the World Cup action so far? Matches are thick and fast and this one has the potential to be a thrilling clash of styles as the well-trained Swiss take on the intent and energy of the indomitable Lions of Cameroon. Stay tuned for all updates!
— Les Lions Indomptables Official (@LIndomptables) November 23, 2022
Switzerland vs Cameroon lineups, team news
Expected line-up for Switzerland (3-1-4-2, from right to left): 1st Summer (GK) — 5th Akanji, 2nd Fernandes, 18th Cumart — 3rd Widmer, 17th Vargas, 10th Xhaka, 8th Freuler, 6th Zakaria — 23rd Shaqiri, 7th Breel Embolo
First choice Swiss goalkeeper Jan summer suffered an ankle injury in early October but played the full 90 minutes in the recent friendly loss to Ghana. striker Haris Seferovic, who has proved a key figure for his national team in recent years, has struggled for form at club level this season and may have to settle for a place on the bench in the opener.
Expected line-up for Cameroon (4-3-3, right to left): 23 Onana (GK) — 19 Fai, 21 Castelletto, 3 N’Koulou, 25 Tolo — 18 Hongla 20 Mbeumo, 8 Anguissa — 22 Ntcham, 7 N’Koudou 13 Choupo-Moting
Cameroon are one of the few teams in Qatar without any significant injuries – and they are hoping that luck will continue throughout the tournament. FC Bayern Munich striker Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting is probably the key to the site while Karl Toko Ekambi could be an option.
Switzerland vs Cameroon Live Stream, TV Channels
The game starts at 13:00 local time at Al-Janoub Stadium. Here’s how that translates to time zones around the world.
|United States of America||Thu, Nov 24||5:00 a.m. ET||FS1, Telemundo||fuboTV, Fox Sports App, Telemundo Deportes En Vivo, Peacock Premium|
|Australia||Thu, Nov 24||21:00 ADT||SBS||SBS on call|
|United Kingdom||Thu, Nov 24||10:00 GMT||ITV, STV||ITVX, STV Player|
|Canada||Thu, Nov 24||05:00 CET||TSN||TSN app|
|Hong Kong||Thu, Nov 24||18:00 CET||—||TV now|
|India||Thu, Nov 24||15:30 IST||sports18||Voot, JioTV|
|Malaysia||Thu, Nov 24||18:00 CET||Astro||go astro|
|Singapore||Thu, Nov 24||18:00 CEST||—||MeWatch, Sintel, StarHub|
|New Zealand||Thu, Nov 24||23:00 NZDT||Sky Sports||Sky Go New Zealand|