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Switzerland
Nickname(s) A-Team
Nati (National Team)
Rossocrociati (Red Crosses)
Association Swiss Football Association
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Head coach Vladimir Petković
Captain Stephan Lichtsteiner
Most caps Heinz Hermann (118)
Top scorer Alexander Frei (42)
FIFA code SUI
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 8 Steady (7 February 2019)
Highest 3 (August 1993)
Lowest 83 (December 1998)
Elo ranking
Current 12 Increase 1 (3 March 2019)
Highest 8 (June 2018)
Lowest 62 (October 1979)
First international
[[File:{{{flag alias-1794}}}|22x20px|border |alt=|link=]] France 1–0 Switzerland 
(Paris, France; 12 February 1905)
Biggest win
 Switzerland 9–0 Lithuania 
(Paris, France; 25 May 1924)
Biggest defeat
 Switzerland 0–9 England 
(Basel, Switzerland; 20 May 1909)
 Hungary 9–0 Switzerland 
(Budapest, Hungary; 29 October 1911)
World Cup
Appearances 11 (first in 1934)
Best result Quarter-finals (1934, 1938, 1954)
European Championship
Appearances 4 (first in 1996)
Best result Round of 16 (2016)
UEFA Nations League Finals
Appearances 1 (first in 2019)
Olympic medal record
Olympic Games
Silver 1924 Paris Team

Switzerland national football team is the national football team of Switzerland.

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