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Switzerland took a huge step towards the last 16 of the World Cup as Xherdan Shaqiri scored a brilliant, solo 90th-minute winner against Serbia.

The Stoke City player gathered the ball close to the midway line before spilling far from the barrier and opening past Serbia goalkeeper Vladimir Stojkovic.

Granit Xhaka had scored a splendid equalizer for Switzerland after Aleksandar Mitrovic place Serbia in front with a header in the fifth moment.

Serbia, who had a solid claim for a second half punishment turned down, had ruled the primary half, knowing a win would have affirmed their place in the knockout stages.

Switzerland are presently level with Brazil on four focuses at the highest point of Group E, in second place because of a mediocre objective contrast.

They will fit the bill for the last 16 with a draw against Costa Rica, who have just been wiped out, in their last game.

In the event that Switzerland win, Serbia must beat Brazil in their last game to advance.

Second-Half Game Turns Into Exciting Win 

Switzerland had been outflanked in the principal half as they attempted to make going ahead and appeared to be not able contain steady Serbia assaults.

Swiss striker Haris Seferovic was substituted at half-time having had only five contacts and that move appeared to spring Switzerland into life.

Xhaka drove a great strike from the edge of the container past the stranded Stojkovic to even out in the 52nd minute and not long after Shaqiri hit the post with a twisting exertion from the edge of the case.

Shaqiri was undeniably powerful in the second half – profiting by poor guarding for the triumphant objective when Serbia left themselves uncovered at the back as they pushed for their very own victor.

The forward was abandoned one-on-one with Dusko Tosic on the midway line and he was too fast for the Serbia focus back after Mario Gavranovic discovered him with a throughball.

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