Northern Ireland vs Switzerland Preview and Line Up Prediction: Draw 1-1 at 5/1
Northern Ireland and Switzerland will play the first leg of their World Cup qualifying play-off at the Windsor Park Stadium on Thursday, 9th November.
The teams have played just in recent years, a friendly game in August 2004 that ended in a goalless draw.
Northern Ireland finished second in qualifying Group C with 19 points having won six games, drawn one and lost three. Most recently they lost 1 – 0 to Norway and before that they lost 3 – 1 to Germany.
Switzerland finished second in qualifying Group B with 27 points having won nine games and lost one. Most recently they lost 2 – 0 to Portugal and before that they defeated Hungary 5 – 2.
A 1 – 1 draw is the most likely outcome with William Hill and Bet365 offering odds of 11/2 and 5/1 respectively.
Bet365 Odds: 11/5 Northern Ireland to Win, 2/1 for a Draw and 7/5 Switzerland to Win
William Hill Odds: 11/5 Northern Ireland to Win, 15/8 for a Draw and 11/8 Switzerland to Win