Five times World Champions Brazil will start their FIFA World Cup 2018 journey against European giants Switzerland. Find out the Indian telecast channels with kick-off time in India of Brazil vs Switzerland on Footballwood. After a remarkable run in the qualifiers, Los Canarinhos are expected to continue their stunning form in the finals also. The journey will be not that easy as Switzerland is upgraded with some of their fresh talents. Brazil has played every edition of Football World Cup and no other team has ever done this. Naturally, they are on the list of strong contenders for the title but will they get their hands on the trophy? You check the Indian time schedule of this Group E match.
Brazil Vs Switzerland Indian Time [IST]
This match of FIFA World Cup 2018 will start sharp at 11:30 pm on 17 June 2018 according to Indian Standard Time [IST]. Samara located Cosmos Arena will host the match. The stadium can accommodate a total of 44,918 spectators. Further information about the game is given below.
|Competition||FIFA World Cup 2018|
|Date||17 June 2018 [India]|
|Time||11:30 pm [IST]|
|Seating capacity||44,918 spectators|
|Round||Group Stage [E]|
Brazil Vs Switzerland Telecast In India
Live telecast: Sony Ten 2 and Ten 3
As Sony Pictures Networks holds the Indian broadcasting rights of FIFA World Cup, you can watch the live telecast of Brazil vs Switzerland on Sony Ten 2 and on Sony Ten 3. Live telecast in Hindi commentary will be available on Sony Ten 3.
Brazil Vs Switzerland Match Preview
Brazil qualified for the 21st edition of FIFA World Cup as winners of CONMEBOL qualifiers. They were the first to qualify via qualifiers. Brazil dominated against other giants like Uruguay, Argentina, Colombia. They lost just one game through their qualification process and collected 41 points, 10 more than second place Uruguay.
European team Switzerland finished at second place in the European qualifiers. So they had to play the second round against Northern Ireland. The Swiss team netted an away goal in the first leg which was enough to qualify for the finals. Ricardo Rodriguez was the only scorer in both legs.
Brazil has won 3 of 8 previous meetings against Switzerland. Both teams last played against each other on 14 August 2013 in an international friendly match. Switzerland won that unofficial match by 1-0.
Having World class forwards, midfielders, and defenders, Brazil is likely to score against Switzerland. As this is the first match for both teams, goals are expected to be scored at the Cosmos Arena. Being one of the favorites of the tournament, Brazil is predicted to be winners.
Our prediction: Brazil 3 – Switzerland 1
The official line-ups are not available right now. Kindly wait, I’ll update this page with lineups of both teams once they are announced.