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Euro 2020: Arsenal Outcast Scores

Amuda Segun

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Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka was one of the goalscorers for Switzerland as they booked their spot at Euro 2020 with an emphatic victory at the home of Gibraltar.

Switzerland needed to beat their hosts to ensure qualification for the European Championships next year and that was what happened as they won 6-1 in the Group D clash.

It was their final game in the group as they finished Group D leaders as a result of the big win over Gibraltar.

Granit Xhaka scored the final of the game for his second goal of the qualifiers.

FC Basel midfielder Charles Itten was the star of the show for Switzerland after he scored two goals on either side of the halftime interval.

He had earlier emerged as the matchwinner in the penultimate game of the qualifiers for Switzerland last week.

I then came off the bench in the second half to score the only goal of the game during the 1-0 home win over Georgia on Friday night.

He has now scored three goals in his last two games for his country.

Apart from Charles Itten and Granit Xhaka, Loris Benito, Ruben Vargas and Christian Fassnacht were all on target for Switzerland.

Granit Xhaka is out of the Arsenal team at the moment after his altercation with fans last month.

I am Segun Amuda , Journalist at Thewistle.com. You can also find my articles here on topics related to Football. Outside Blogging, I have a keen interest in watching English Premier League Games. For any queries or issues related to articles on our website, kindly get in touch.