Switzerland 1 Portugal 0 LIVE SCORE: Visitors look for an equalizer after Seferovic’s early opener – Updates

SWITZERLAND has taken an early lead over Portugal thanks to Haris Seferovic’s strike in the second MINUTE.

Portugal are without Cristiano Ronaldo in Geneva after his end-of-season injury appears to have caught up with the Manchester United star.

The Portuguese are at the top of their Nations League group, while the Swiss are futile after three defeats.

And they will try to dent the trust of the visitors.

  • Kick-off time: 7:45 PM UK
  • TV channel: Premier Sports 1
  • live stream: Premier Player
  • Switzerland team: Omlin, Widmer, Akanji, Elvedi, Rodriguez, Freuler, Xhaka, Sow, Shaqiri, Embolo, Seferovic.
  • Portugal team: Patricio, Cancelo, Pepe, Pereira, Mendes, Fernandes, Neves, Otavio, Leao, Silva, Ferreira.

Stay tuned for all the action in our live blog…

  • 90+2. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    Elvedi again does brilliantly to win a foul from Andre Silva.

    He was incredible on defense today.

  • 90. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    There will be FOUR minutes of extra time.

  • 90. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    Pepe almost has the ball in the back of the net.

    A cross from Jota finds the experienced defender at the back post, but his effort ends up in the side net.

  • 88. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    Switzerland almost survives!
    Guedes slides down the right side and Elvedi makes a mistake with the clearance.

    Pepe’s shot is somehow brilliantly saved by Omlin!

  • 87. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    Matheus Nunes concedes a free kick.

    Switzerland will now try to keep Portugal in their half for a while to finish the game.

    Zuber has a shot on target, but it is well held by Roma’s Rui Patricio.

  • 85. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    Portugal is increasing the pressure here in Geneva.

    A shot from Horta curls wide and it becomes another goal kick for Omlin.

  • 82. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    Ruben Neves is now replaced by Ricardo Horta, who wears Ronaldo’s prestigious number 7 shirt.

  • 78. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    For Switzerland there is now a double change.

    It is an international debut for Leonidas Stergiou, who replaces Ricardo Rodriguez.

    While Djibril Sow is replaced by Michel Aebischer.

  • 78. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    Cancelo fires one now.

    Portugal need to relax a bit when they are on the ball, they keep firing pop shots over the bar.

  • 77. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    Trademark Diogo Jota, but no goal this time.

    It is a great save from Omlin to deny a header from Diogo Jota from close range.

  • 75. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    Diogo Jota does a brilliant job pushing through three Swiss defenders.

    However, the Liverpool attacker cannot find the target.

  • 74. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    Matheus Nunes replaces Bruno Fernandes for Portugal.

  • 72. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    That’s a great save from Omlin.

    Guedes hits a volley within the area, but it’s a great save from Omlin, not one from the cameras, but exceptionally from Sommer’s stand-in.

    Omlin normally plays a backup role for Yann Sommer, who sits on the bench.Credit: AFP
  • 71. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    Granit Xhaka is in charge of the game.

    Bernardo Silva seems to be shooting into the Swiss box, but Xhaka doesn’t feel like it and takes on a brilliant challenge.

  • 69. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    Nuno Mendes hasn’t been his brilliant best tonight.

    A corner goes short to the left back, who immediately takes the ball out of play.

  • 67. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    Bruno Fernandes fires the resulting free kick straight at Omlin.

    He slips with a mediocre pass straight to Silva, but luckily bounces back on the Swiss keeper.

  • 65. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    Portugal is now increasing the pressure.

    Akanji makes a mistake on Jota and the visitors get a free kick.

  • 65. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    Zuber now replaces Embolo, after he was injured by Ruben Neves.

  • 63. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    It is a double change for Portugal.

    Rafael Leao is replaced by Diogo Jota, while Bernardo Silva is replaced by Vitinha.

    Silva is one of the world's best in his position.
    Silva is one of the world’s best in his position.Credit: Getty
  • 62. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    Chance for Seferovic!

    He comes through and rushes his shot as Danilo tracks him down.

    He misses the target.

  • 61. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    Just over the hour and Switzerland is still ahead.

    In this match, it is generally the home team that wins the match, and it follows the trend so far.

  • 59. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    Joao Cancelo will miss the next game.

    He gets a second yellow card of the tournament for a foul on Embolo.

  • 58. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    Portugal is growing in this.

    Guedes has an optimistic pop shot on the edge of the box, it’s wildly over and he probably should have passed.

  • 57. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    Nuno Mendes plays an exceptional ball diagonally in the penalty area.

    Bruno Fernandes can’t quite get there, but that’s very close.

  • 54. Switzerland 1-0 Portugal.

    Chance for Seferovic!

    The ball comes in from the left, but the number nine can’t quite arrange his feet to get a shot.

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