Newcastle United have signed Switzerland defender Fabian Schar from Deportivo La Coruna on a three-year deal.
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Jayaditya Gupta is a late entrant to St Petersburg and a fairly brief guest as he covers the lowest profile match of the Round of 16.
Sweden's fans made it clear as their heroes reached the last eight via Emil Forsberg's goal: Most of the credit for this run goes to their manager.
"Sweden did precisely what they were good at and that was enough to beat us. We should have done things better, but we were not good enough to win."
Switzerland were poor to a man vs. Sweden, but stars Xherdan Shaqiri and Granit Xhaka were especially disappointing given what was expected of them.
Sweden vs. Switzerland won't go down as a classic, but Emil Forsberg's deflected shot put the Swedes into their first quarterfinal since 1994.
With the game deadlocked, Forsberg found space on the edge of the area and his 66th-minute shot looped in off defender Manuel Akanji.
The World Cup's Round of 16 is upon us. Underdogs Sweden and Switzerland face off, while England take on Colombia.
The Nati have not made it to the last eight of a big tournament in over 60 years, and patience back in Switzerland appears to be wearing thin.
Switzerland go into their last-16 World Cup match against Sweden in St Petersburg on Tuesday with a much more exciting squad than those past.
The World Cup has been superb on the pitch but equally brilliant off it thanks to the rich, vibrant and merry travelling fans who came to party.
Switzerland trod a thin line between arrogance and confidence as they claimed the required point to advance to the next round of the World Cup.
The 2018 World Cup has been a tournament ruled by upsets and underdogs so far. Meet Switzerland, an underdog with some real staying power.
Switzerland made it to the last 16 but won't scare many on this showing while Costa Rica made it 32 out of 32 teams to score a World Cup goal.
Switzerland advanced to the knockout stage of the World Cup despite allowing a late lead to slip away in a 2-2 draw with Costa Rica.
Both players, ethnic Albanians from Kosovo, celebrated by imitating the double-headed eagle displayed on Albania's flag.
Brazil need a point against Serbia to guarantee their place, while Switzerland just need draw as well. Champions Germany are OUT.
Xhaka's and Shaqiri's "eagle" celebrations at the World Cup reminds us that sometimes sport can bring politics to a boil.
Switzerland players' politically loaded celebrations are now "case closed," says vice-captain Valon Behrami.
FIFA has fined three Switzerland players for making hand gestures of an Albanian national symbol to celebrate World Cup goals against Serbia.
There will be no more politically charged celebrations from Switzerland at the World Cup, midfielder Valon Behrami said after team mates Granit Xhak
Despite celebrations seen as inflaming political tensions with Serbia, the Swiss football chief says he doesn't expect FIFA to suspend his players.
Serbia's football association has filed an official complaint with the sport's governing body alleging "biased officiating" by referee Feliz Brych.
FIFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against Switzerland players Xherdan Shaqiri and Granit Xhaka, looking into their goal celebrations.
Switzerland's never-say-die attitude and will to win was the key to overturning a first-half deficit to beat Serbia 2-1 on Friday.