Switzerland and Ukraine begin their UEFA Nations League campaign at Arena Lviv in Group D Group A. With the same group as the heavyweights Spain and Germany, this opening match is important for both. 2 teams. 

Andriy Shevchenko has been satisfied with his job since taking over as head coach of the national team, having seen his team go through 11 games without losing. The most recent of them was a 2-2 draw with Serbia on 17 November, but Shevchenko will be hoping that his team's dynamics have not been killed by a 10-month hiatus. This will be the third meeting between the two teams, with the last match ending 2-2 in a 2010 friendly match in Geneva, they also drew goalless in round 16 of the 2006 World Cup, before when Ukraine won 3-0 on penalties. Of the 11 main soccer players in the match against Serbia last November. 

Switzerland was taken as a surprise in the inaugural Nations League, ranked above Belgium and lost to Portugal in the semifinals as well as England in third place match. Vladimir Petkovic's side have played six games since then, winning. winning 4 of them to take the top spot in the Euro 2020 qualifiers. With a place in the tournament next summer, Switzerland can now focus on their upcoming matches against Ukraine and Spain. and Germany, they have also spent almost a year since their last game - a 6-1 win over Gibraltar to qualify for Euro 2020. Switzerland confirmed that goalkeeping coach Patrick Foletti has checked positive for COVID-19, but the roster so far has not been affected. Switzerland has won 3 consecutive home games recently but being away from home the last 9 matches only gives them 3 wins.