Ghana vs Switzerland: World Cup 2022 warm-up prediction, kick off time today, TV, live stream, team news, odds

Ghana vs Switzerland: World Cup 2022 warm-up prediction, kick off time today, TV, live stream, team news, odds

Ghana and Switzerland will this morning complete their preparations for the World Cup with a friendly.

The early kick-off in Abu Dhabi pits two teams with differing hopes for the tournament against each other as the Black Stars face a tough battle to get out of their group.

A meeting with the Swiss will help prepare Ghana for their opener with Portugal next week while their opponents are due to meet Cameroon as they look to qualify out of Group G.

Date, kick-off time and venue

Ghana vs Switzerland is scheduled for a 10am GMT kick-off this morning, November 17, 2022.

Al Nahyan Stadium in Abu Dhabi will host the match.

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Where to watch Ghana vs Switzerland

TV channel and live stream: The match will not be broadcast live in the UK.

Ghana vs Switzerland team news

The Black Stars must use this game to settle on a new first-choice goalkeeper after Jojo Wollacott was ruled out of the World Cup with a thumb injury.

Tariq Lamptey can continue to make his claim for the right-back spot against Denis Odoi while Jeffrey Schlupp and Felix Afena-Gyan were two surprise names left out of the squad.

Granit Xhaka is fit for Switzerland after an illness.

Young midfielder Fabian Rieder will hope to win his first cap.

 (REUTERS)
(REUTERS)

Ghana vs Switzerland prediction

The Swiss will hope to at least reach the knockouts in Qatar and should complete their tune-ups with a win, even if the midday sun slows the tempo down a bit.

A 1-0 Switzerland win.

Head to head (h2h) history and results

The is the first meeting between the two teams.

Ghana vs Switzerland match odds

Ghana: 3/1

Draw: 23/10

Switzerland: 10/11

Odds via Betfair (subject to change).