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Switzerland vs. Czech Republic Player ratings

Switzerland vs. Czech Republic Player ratings

Player ratings after the Czech Republic's 1-0 victory over Switzerland on Saturday in the European Championship:
Switzerland
Diego Bengalio: 6. Solid. Had no chance on Sverkos' goal.
Stephan Lichtsteiner: 5. Slow in reacting to Galasek's header, which set up Sverkos' goal.
Philippe Senderos: 6. Handled Jan Koller well, causing forward's second-half substitution.
Patrick Mueller: 6. Tidy in the back. Low-key but efficient.
Ludovic Magnin: 6. Good in defense, but lacked usual gusto getting forward.
Valon Behrami: 6. A threat in the first half, but faded fast.
Gokhan Inler: 7. Switzerland's best player. Combattive and incisive getting forward.
Gelson Fernandes: 7. Kept Czech midfield at bay the whole match.
Tranquillo Barnetta: 5. Didn't look 100 percent fit from last month's ankle injury.
Alexander Frei: 7. A spark plug until his unfortunate injury.
Marco Streller: 5. Largely invisible performance from the big striker.
Hakan Yakin (for Frei in 46th): 5. Missed wide open header from 10 yards.
Johan Vonlanthen (for Lichtsteiner in 75th): 5. Hit crossbar with goal at his mercy. Got a yellow card.
Eren Derdiyok (for Behrami in 84th): No rating.
Czech Republic
Petr Cech: 7. Made saves with his hands and feet. Looked unbeatable.
Zdenek Grygera: 6. Made clever heel pass and contained Tranquillo Barnetta well. Foul knocked out Alexnader Frei.
Tomas Ujfalusi: 7. Man-of-the-match performance from captain. Held backline together.
David Rozehnal: 6. Anonymous but efficient performance.
Marek Jankulovski: 6. A danger on free kicks, but struggled containing the explosive Valon Behrami.
Libor Sionko: 7. Threatened on the right wing throughout, but lacked support.
David Jarolim: 5. Was no Tomas Rosicky in the creative midfield role.
Tomas Galasek: 6. The 35-year-old player huffed and puffed for most of match. Came through with crucial assist.
Jan Polak: 5. Numerous balls given away. Seemed rushed and uncomfortable in center.
Jaroslav Plasil: 5. Lack of threat on left meant lack of balance for Czechs.
Jan Koller: 5. The tall forward seems to have lost his touch. Substituted.
Vaclav Sverkos (for Koller in 56th): 7. Quiet until sent through. Made no mistake with his finish.
Stanislav Vlcek (for Sionko in 83rd): No rating.
Radoslav Kovac (for Jarolim in 87th): No rating.


Updated : 2021-02-27 17:13 GMT+08:00