Appointed to the Swiss bench after the quarter-final reached by the Nati at the Euro in 2021, Murat Yakin was confident about the level of his team, which will start the World Cup against Cameroon on Thursday (11 hours). “I think we see the best national team Swiss that ever existed”said the technician at a press conference on Wednesday.
“We have improved a lot and now we want to make history. We are not just here to participate. We are here to win and we want to move on to the next round.”, he added. Switzerland’s best run in the World Cup is the milestone of the quarter-finals, reached in 1934, 1938 and 1958.