Latvia vs Switzerland Preview and Prediction: Switzerland to Win 2-0 at 13/2
Latvia and Switzerland will play their seventh World Cup Qualifier match at the Stadions Skonto on Sunday, 3rd September.
The last meeting between these teams was the reverse of this fixture in March this year and Switzerland won 1 – 0. Before that they played in September 2009 and the game ended in a 2 – 2 draw. Latvia is currently sixth in their qualifying group with 3 points, 1 point below Andorra. The team has lost its last five international matches against teams such as Estonia, Portugal, Georgia and Switzerland. They are currently ranked 131st in the world.
Switzerland are top of the qualifying group with 18 points, 3 points above Portugal. They are coming to this match having won their last five international matches against teams including the Faroe Islands, Belarus, Latvia and Andorra. They are currently ranked fourth in the world.
Switzerland will be looking to make it seven wins out of seven in the qualifying games and Latvia are going to have to work hard if they are to have any chance of winning some points.
A 2 – 0 win for Switzerland is the most likely outcome with Paddy Power and Boyle Sports offering odds of 13/2 and 7/1 respectively.
Paddy Power Odds: 11/2 Latvia to Win, 16/5 for a Draw and 2/5 Switzerland to Win
Boyle Sports: 11/2 Latvia to Win, 7/2 for a Draw and 4/9 Switzerland to Win