France 3-3 Switzerland (4-5 penalties) : Switzerland knocks out the world champion! Big disappointment for France against Switzerland who made an exceptional game. Didier Deschamps’ poker move, a 3-5-2 composition with Griezmann in support of the forwards and Pavard on the right of Pogba has quickly turned into a fiasco.
France 3-3 Switzerland
The French players were lost in this new system and quickly conceded a goal (15′) on a superb header from Seferovic. After the break, Deschamps replaced Lenglet by Coman and reorganized the team. After a penalty stopped by Lloris (55′), the French regained their strength.
Switzerland knocks out the world champion!
Benzema scored two goals in the space of five minutes (57′, 59′). When Pogba scored with a shot from twenty meters in the top corner, the game seemed over. But the Swiss equalized with two goals in ten minutes.
After an extra time without goals, Mbappé, author of a very bad game, missed his chance during the penalty shootout.